The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 124 122
Rank change year-on-year -26 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 16 32 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.92% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.96% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 61
Median daily rate £475 £440 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +6.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £391 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year - +6.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.29 -

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

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3105 3318 5230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.27% 95.04% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 2686 3969
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 76
Median hourly rate £19.16 £20.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.22% +11.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.57 £36.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 29 April 2017, 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 51 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (60.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (56.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 27 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 26 (50.98%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (47.06%) Finance
8 23 (45.10%) SQL
9 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
10 16 (31.37%) ETL
11 12 (23.53%) Power BI
12 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
13 9 (17.65%) .NET
14 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
15 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
16 6 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
16 6 (11.76%) C#
16 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
16 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
17 5 (9.80%) Banking
17 5 (9.80%) MicroStrategy
17 5 (9.80%) Cognos
17 5 (9.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
17 5 (9.80%) Tableau
18 4 (7.84%) Degree
18 4 (7.84%) Data Cleansing
18 4 (7.84%) Cognos Framework Manager
18 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

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 3 (5.88%) SAS
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (9.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (60.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (56.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 27 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 26 (50.98%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (23.53%) Power BI
7 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (7.84%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 4 (7.84%) Data Mart
9 4 (7.84%) OLAP
9 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (5.88%) QlikView
10 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.92%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (3.92%) SAS EBI
12 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.96%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Advertising
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.92%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.96%) Pricing Data
2 1 (1.96%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (31.37%) ETL
3 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 4 (7.84%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (5.88%) Analytics
5 3 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 3 (5.88%) Data Extraction
5 3 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (3.92%) Business Analytics
6 2 (3.92%) Data Analytics
6 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.92%) ERP
6 2 (3.92%) Migration
6 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.96%) Data Management
7 1 (1.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.76%) C#
4 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) R
6 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.92%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Cognos
2 5 (9.80%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (9.80%) Tableau
3 3 (5.88%) SAP
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.96%) Informatica
5 1 (1.96%) Teradata
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