The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Business Intelligence Development Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Intelligence Development Studio over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)
London / City of London
Rank - 157 188
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.030% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.11% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 - £285
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Business Intelligence Development Studio is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 810 919 1252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 26.72% 27.90% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 743 967
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £22.34 £31.29 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.60% -13.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Business Intelligence Development Studio as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Development Studio in the City of London

Business Intelligence Development Studio
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 Development Studio in the City of London.

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