Period
to 6 December 2019

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £478 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

BI Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 166 170
Rank change year-on-year +26 +4 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 78 102 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.36% 1.42% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.49% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 90 66
City of London median daily rate £478 £450 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.11% -1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £405 £361 £386
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 5,339 6,842 6,851
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.27% 95.37% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,168 5,413 5,434
City of London median daily rate £512 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £310 £301 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 111 91
City of London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.29% +3.89% +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.67 £27.50 £30.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £18.40
% change year-on-year +9.63% +1.63% +6.67%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, Business Intelligence Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (74.36%) SQL
3 45 (57.69%) SQL Server
4 41 (52.56%) Power BI
4 41 (52.56%) Power Platform
5 40 (51.28%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (44.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 34 (43.59%) Finance
8 33 (42.31%) ETL
9 29 (37.18%) Microsoft
10 27 (34.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 26 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (21.79%) Tableau
13 16 (20.51%) T-SQL
14 13 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
15 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2017
15 12 (15.38%) Python
15 12 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
15 12 (15.38%) Azure
16 11 (14.10%) Banking
17 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
17 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
17 10 (12.82%) Azure SQL Database
17 10 (12.82%) QA
17 10 (12.82%) Decision-Making
17 10 (12.82%) Visualisation
17 10 (12.82%) Analytics
18 9 (11.54%) Azure Data Factory
18 9 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
18 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.56%) SAS
1 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 41 (52.56%) Power Platform
2 12 (15.38%) Azure
3 9 (11.54%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (3.85%) GCP
5 2 (2.56%) AWS
6 1 (1.28%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Flow
6 1 (1.28%) Office 365
6 1 (1.28%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 41 (52.56%) Power BI
3 40 (51.28%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (44.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (34.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2017
8 10 (12.82%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (7.69%) Cosmos DB
10 6 (7.69%) Pentaho
10 6 (7.69%) QlikView
10 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (6.41%) PowerPivot
12 4 (5.13%) Spotfire
12 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (3.85%) Snowflake Schema
13 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (2.56%) Looker
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (43.59%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Banking
3 5 (6.41%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Front Office
5 2 (2.56%) Publishing
5 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.28%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
6 1 (1.28%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) MDX
2 4 (5.13%) XBRL
3 3 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.28%) Node.js
4 1 (1.28%) NumPy
4 1 (1.28%) Pandas
4 1 (1.28%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (1.28%) Vue.js
4 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.56%) Equities
2 2 (2.56%) Reference Data
2 2 (2.56%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.28%) Derivative
3 1 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.28%) Online Games
3 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (42.31%) ETL
3 13 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 12 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
5 10 (12.82%) Analytics
5 10 (12.82%) Decision-Making
5 10 (12.82%) Visualisation
6 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 9 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.69%) ETL Development
9 6 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (5.13%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.13%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.13%) Data Governance
10 4 (5.13%) Data Integration
10 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 58 (74.36%) SQL
2 16 (20.51%) T-SQL
3 12 (15.38%) Python
4 8 (10.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.85%) C#
6 3 (3.85%) Java
7 2 (2.56%) Perl
7 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.56%) R
8 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.28%) Cypher
8 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.28%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.28%) Scala
8 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) QA
2 5 (6.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Control-M
1 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (37.18%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.79%) Tableau
3 3 (3.85%) Alteryx
3 3 (3.85%) Google
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (2.56%) SAP
4 2 (2.56%) Twitter
5 1 (1.28%) Databricks
5 1 (1.28%) Informatica
5 1 (1.28%) Talend
5 1 (1.28%) Teradata