Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 369 271
Rank change year-on-year +21 -98 +101
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 663 611 932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.70% 0.63% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.66% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 436 750
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £308 £306 £275
90th Percentile £538 £525 £515
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 5
England median hourly rate £43.75 £48.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.85% +41.18% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27.00 £27.38 £28.35
90th Percentile £68.96 £69.07 £57.75
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £48.00 £41.91
% change year-on-year -8.85% +14.53% +16.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in England

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in England

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in England

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in England

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in England

Business Intelligence Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +43 312 £450 - 38
North of England +37 121 £375 +5.63% 32
South East +11 85 £388 -3.13% 13
North West +30 76 £375 +7.14% 16
Midlands +16 66 £425 +15.25% 7
South West -2 53 £420 +20.00% 7
West Midlands +5 46 £425 +18.47% 6
Yorkshire +27 43 £371 +6.07% 14
East of England +8 25 £335 -10.67% 3
East Midlands -2 19 £408 +8.67% 1
North East +42 2 £438 +2.94% 2
Business Intelligence Developer
UK

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 England region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 663 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 432 (65.16%) SQL
3 394 (59.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 393 (59.28%) SQL Server
5 383 (57.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 355 (53.54%) Data Warehouse
7 291 (43.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 276 (41.63%) ETL
9 253 (38.16%) Microsoft
10 244 (36.80%) Power BI
11 206 (31.07%) T-SQL
12 182 (27.45%) Finance
13 129 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
14 110 (16.59%) MDX
15 109 (16.44%) Tableau
16 103 (15.54%) Data Modelling
17 100 (15.08%) Kimball Methodology
18 90 (13.57%) SQL Server 2016
19 80 (12.07%) Analytics
20 78 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
21 75 (11.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
22 71 (10.71%) C#
23 66 (9.95%) OLAP
23 66 (9.95%) Visualisation
24 65 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
25 64 (9.65%) Dimensional Modelling
25 64 (9.65%) Migration
26 61 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
27 57 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
27 57 (8.60%) .NET

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 52 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.06%) SAS
2 7 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (0.90%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.30%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.30%) Confluence
5 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.15%) IIS
6 1 (0.15%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 49 (7.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.15%) Stata
Business Applications
1 31 (4.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (1.06%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 61 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.06%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (0.75%) Data Lake Analytics
5 4 (0.60%) Azure Machine Learning
5 4 (0.60%) Office 365
6 2 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.15%) AdWords
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.15%) GitHub
7 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.60%) SMS
2 3 (0.45%) Intranet
3 1 (0.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (59.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 393 (59.28%) SQL Server
3 383 (57.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 355 (53.54%) Data Warehouse
5 291 (43.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 244 (36.80%) Power BI
7 90 (13.57%) SQL Server 2016
8 78 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
9 66 (9.95%) OLAP
10 65 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 57 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 54 (8.14%) PowerPivot
13 52 (7.84%) QlikView
14 44 (6.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 41 (6.18%) Relational Database
16 39 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
17 35 (5.28%) OLAP Cube
18 24 (3.62%) Data Lake
19 23 (3.47%) RDBMS
20 22 (3.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (4.98%) Visual Studio
2 28 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.36%) IntelliJ
4 9 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (1.21%) JIRA
6 7 (1.06%) Subversion
7 5 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (0.60%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.45%) MSTest
9 3 (0.45%) WiX
10 1 (0.15%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.15%) Toad
General
1 182 (27.45%) Finance
2 46 (6.94%) Banking
3 34 (5.13%) Retail
4 30 (4.52%) Legal
5 16 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.41%) Marketing
6 10 (1.51%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.36%) Law
8 8 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.06%) Publishing
10 6 (0.90%) Electronics
10 6 (0.90%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.75%) Advertising
12 4 (0.60%) Front Office
13 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.30%) Billing
14 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.30%) Games
15 1 (0.15%) Military
15 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (16.59%) MDX
2 57 (8.60%) .NET
3 15 (2.26%) COM
3 15 (2.26%) XML
4 14 (2.11%) Web Services
5 12 (1.81%) D3.js
6 11 (1.66%) JSON
7 9 (1.36%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.36%) HTML
7 9 (1.36%) ODBC
7 9 (1.36%) Spring
7 9 (1.36%) Spring Boot
8 8 (1.21%) CSS
8 8 (1.21%) WPF
9 7 (1.06%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.06%) WCF
10 6 (0.90%) ADO
10 6 (0.90%) ADO.NET
10 6 (0.90%) OLE
10 6 (0.90%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (6.64%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 21 (3.17%) Data Structures
5 14 (2.11%) NHS
6 8 (1.21%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.21%) Credit Risk
6 8 (1.21%) Equities
7 7 (1.06%) Hedge funds
8 5 (0.75%) Reinsurance
9 4 (0.60%) Fintech
10 3 (0.45%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.45%) User Experience
11 2 (0.30%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.30%) Life Science
12 1 (0.15%) FMCG
12 1 (0.15%) iPad
12 1 (0.15%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.51%) Windows
2 3 (0.45%) Android
2 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.30%) Unix
4 1 (0.15%) Linux
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 276 (41.63%) ETL
3 129 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (15.54%) Data Modelling
5 100 (15.08%) Kimball Methodology
6 80 (12.07%) Analytics
7 66 (9.95%) Visualisation
8 64 (9.65%) Dimensional Modelling
8 64 (9.65%) Migration
9 50 (7.54%) ETL Development
10 44 (6.64%) Dashboard Development
11 32 (4.83%) Data Management
11 32 (4.83%) Data Migration
12 31 (4.68%) Scrum
12 31 (4.68%) SDLC
13 30 (4.52%) Data Analysis
14 28 (4.22%) Performance Tuning
15 27 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
16 25 (3.77%) Data Visualisation
17 23 (3.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 432 (65.16%) SQL
2 206 (31.07%) T-SQL
3 75 (11.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 71 (10.71%) C#
5 26 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 20 (3.02%) Python
7 18 (2.71%) PowerShell
8 16 (2.41%) Java
8 16 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 12 (1.81%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.51%) C++
10 10 (1.51%) VBA
11 7 (1.06%) R
12 3 (0.45%) C
12 3 (0.45%) VB
13 2 (0.30%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 2 (0.30%) U-SQL
14 1 (0.15%) PHP
14 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.15%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 34 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 22 (3.32%) Degree
3 21 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.21%) MCSE
6 5 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.60%) MCITP
7 4 (0.60%) MCSA
7 4 (0.60%) MCTS
8 3 (0.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.37%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.36%) QA
2 9 (1.36%) Solvency II
3 3 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.45%) MiFID
4 1 (0.15%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.60%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 253 (38.16%) Microsoft
2 109 (16.44%) Tableau
3 55 (8.30%) Cognos
4 44 (6.64%) Oracle
5 29 (4.37%) IBM
6 26 (3.92%) SAP
7 9 (1.36%) Cloudera
8 8 (1.21%) Alteryx
8 8 (1.21%) Informatica
8 8 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (1.06%) Sybase
10 6 (0.90%) Capita
10 6 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.75%) HP
11 5 (0.75%) Jaspersoft
11 5 (0.75%) RedGate
11 5 (0.75%) Talend
12 4 (0.60%) Netezza
12 4 (0.60%) Vertica
13 3 (0.45%) Teradata