Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 172 143
Rank change year-on-year +13 -29 +70
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 89 61 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.26% 0.97% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.02% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 47 79
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -9.57% +25.33%
10th Percentile £388 £320 £368
90th Percentile £538 £514 £538
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%
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 6,655 5,971 6,759
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.24% 95.43% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,272 4,739 5,329
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +5.14%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £648
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 67 98
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -9.98% +19.37%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.84 £10.94
90th Percentile £31.00 £55.00 £40.53
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.35 £19.25
% change year-on-year +4.35% -9.90% +16.67%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018, Business Intelligence Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (69.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (67.42%) SQL
4 59 (66.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (62.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 55 (61.80%) SQL Server
7 44 (49.44%) ETL
7 44 (49.44%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (41.57%) T-SQL
9 36 (40.45%) Microsoft
10 29 (32.58%) Power BI
11 24 (26.97%) Finance
12 22 (24.72%) MDX
12 22 (24.72%) ETL Development
13 21 (23.60%) Kimball Methodology
14 17 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (17.98%) Dimensional Modelling
16 14 (15.73%) Data Modelling
17 13 (14.61%) SQL Server 2016
18 12 (13.48%) Visualisation
19 11 (12.36%) Tableau
20 9 (10.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2014
20 9 (10.11%) Greenfield Project
20 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
20 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 9 (10.11%) OLAP
20 9 (10.11%) Visual Studio
21 8 (8.99%) BusinessObjects
21 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008

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 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) Apache
2 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.12%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.12%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (1.12%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (69.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 59 (66.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (62.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 55 (61.80%) SQL Server
5 44 (49.44%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (32.58%) Power BI
7 13 (14.61%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (10.11%) OLAP
8 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (8.99%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (8.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 8 (8.99%) OLAP Cube
9 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (7.87%) QlikView
11 5 (5.62%) DataStage
11 5 (5.62%) IBM InfoSphere
12 4 (4.49%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (4.49%) PowerPivot
12 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Retail
3 4 (4.49%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Advertising
4 2 (2.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) German Language
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.72%) MDX
2 4 (4.49%) .NET
3 2 (2.25%) Web Services
3 2 (2.25%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.12%) COM
4 1 (1.12%) D3.js
4 1 (1.12%) jQuery
4 1 (1.12%) WCF
4 1 (1.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.37%) Reinsurance
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.12%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.12%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.12%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (49.44%) ETL
3 22 (24.72%) ETL Development
4 21 (23.60%) Kimball Methodology
5 17 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (17.98%) Dimensional Modelling
7 14 (15.73%) Data Modelling
8 12 (13.48%) Visualisation
9 8 (8.99%) Dashboard Development
9 8 (8.99%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (7.87%) Analytics
10 7 (7.87%) Data Analysis
11 6 (6.74%) Scrum
11 6 (6.74%) SDLC
11 6 (6.74%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.62%) Migration
13 4 (4.49%) Data Validation
13 4 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (4.49%) Validation
14 3 (3.37%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 60 (67.42%) SQL
2 37 (41.57%) T-SQL
3 9 (10.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 5 (5.62%) C#
5 3 (3.37%) Python
5 3 (3.37%) VBA
6 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.12%) Java
7 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.25%) MCSE
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.37%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.12%) MiFID
Vendors
1 36 (40.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Tableau
3 5 (5.62%) IBM
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle
4 3 (3.37%) Informatica
5 1 (1.12%) Cognos
5 1 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.12%) SAP