Period
to 10 August 2020

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £518 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 160 176
Rank change year-on-year +58 +16 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 27 77 80
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.22% 1.18% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.26% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 65 67
Median daily rate £518 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.95% +8.57% -7.89%
10th Percentile £334 £384 £353
90th Percentile £600 £556 £575
Central London median daily rate £510 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +10.87% +2.22% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 2,056 6,134 6,675
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.03% 93.95% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,440 4,793 5,234
Median daily rate £510 £515 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.97% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 77 129
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% +7.56%
10th Percentile £13.28 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £51.08 £57.90 £30.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% +6.04%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London.

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 10 August 2020, 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 27 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (88.89%) Power BI
2 24 (88.89%) Power Platform
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 16 (59.26%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 13 (48.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (37.04%) Azure
8 8 (29.63%) Visualisation
9 6 (22.22%) C#
9 6 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
10 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
10 5 (18.52%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (18.52%) Tableau
10 5 (18.52%) Analytics
11 4 (14.81%) ETL
11 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
12 3 (11.11%) Vue.js
12 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
12 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (11.11%) Prototyping
12 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (11.11%) Finance
12 3 (11.11%) Java
12 3 (11.11%) JavaScript

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 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (88.89%) Power Platform
2 10 (37.04%) Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (7.41%) Power Automate
3 2 (7.41%) PowerApps
4 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) Power BI
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 16 (59.26%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (48.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (18.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (7.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.41%) Data Lake
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (7.41%) PowerPivot
6 2 (7.41%) QlikView
7 1 (3.70%) OLAP
7 1 (3.70%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
3 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Node.js
1 3 (11.11%) Vue.js
2 1 (3.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (29.63%) Visualisation
3 6 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (11.11%) Prototyping
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Data Transformation
7 2 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Use Case
8 1 (3.70%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Tableau
3 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.70%) DocuSign