The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BI Developer
UK / England
Rank 309 287 287
Rank change year-on-year -22 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 289 380 359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.70% 0.78% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.82% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 273 274
Median daily rate £400 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +0.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £364
% change year-on-year - +3.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £69.07 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +245.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £69.07 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39124 46334 45141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.21% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25435 30385 27741
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1447 1806
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -36 122 £425 - 36
West Midlands +11 35 £400 +6.66% 17
South East +20 32 £400 +14.28% 10
North West +25 28 £325 -16.12% 17
South West +1 28 £375 +5.26% 8
Yorkshire +2 22 £325 -10.34% 9
East of England -11 10 £388 +14.81% 4
East Midlands -13 9 £319 -20.80% 6
North East -9 1 £481 +26.57% 2
Business Intelligence Developer
UK

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 594 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 407 (68.52%) SQL
3 394 (66.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 368 (61.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 340 (57.24%) SQL Server
6 317 (53.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 280 (47.14%) Data Warehouse
8 239 (40.24%) Microsoft
9 234 (39.39%) ETL
10 166 (27.95%) T-SQL
11 137 (23.06%) Power BI
12 121 (20.37%) Finance
13 105 (17.68%) MS Excel
14 92 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
15 70 (11.78%) Data Modelling
16 69 (11.62%) SQL Server 2014
17 68 (11.45%) MDX
18 67 (11.28%) SQL Server 2008
18 67 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
19 64 (10.77%) Tableau
20 61 (10.27%) QlikView
20 61 (10.27%) Oracle
21 57 (9.60%) Kimball Methodology
22 56 (9.43%) .NET
23 48 (8.08%) Visualisation
24 46 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
25 45 (7.58%) C#
25 45 (7.58%) SQL Server 2016
26 44 (7.41%) OLAP
27 38 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 22 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.54%) SAS
3 6 (1.01%) Drupal
4 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.17%) IIS
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 105 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.86%) MS Office
3 8 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) Simulink
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (2.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 9 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.84%) SystmOne
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.34%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.17%) BPCS
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.51%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) BIME
5 1 (0.17%) CallidusCloud
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (66.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 368 (61.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 340 (57.24%) SQL Server
4 317 (53.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 280 (47.14%) Data Warehouse
6 137 (23.06%) Power BI
7 92 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 69 (11.62%) SQL Server 2014
9 67 (11.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 61 (10.27%) QlikView
11 45 (7.58%) SQL Server 2016
12 44 (7.41%) OLAP
13 35 (5.89%) BusinessObjects
14 32 (5.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 26 (4.38%) Relational Database
16 22 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
17 18 (3.03%) MS Access
18 17 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
18 17 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
19 14 (2.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (5.05%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (0.67%) JIRA
5 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.34%) Subversion
7 1 (0.17%) ERwin
7 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.17%) Toad
General
1 121 (20.37%) Finance
2 35 (5.89%) Advertising
3 34 (5.72%) Retail
4 31 (5.22%) Banking
5 16 (2.69%) Marketing
6 11 (1.85%) Legal
7 7 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.84%) Electronics
9 3 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.51%) Law
9 3 (0.51%) Publishing
10 2 (0.34%) Billing
10 2 (0.34%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
11 1 (0.17%) Games
11 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (11.45%) MDX
2 56 (9.43%) .NET
3 12 (2.02%) .NET Framework
4 10 (1.68%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.35%) XML
6 6 (1.01%) ActiveX
6 6 (1.01%) Web Services
7 5 (0.84%) ADO
7 5 (0.84%) CSS
7 5 (0.84%) DAO
7 5 (0.84%) HTML
7 5 (0.84%) WCF
8 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.34%) Java EE
8 2 (0.34%) JSON
8 2 (0.34%) SOAP
8 2 (0.34%) WPF
8 2 (0.34%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.17%) DHTML
9 1 (0.17%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.86%) NHS
3 14 (2.36%) Data Structures
4 9 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.51%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.34%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.34%) FMCG
8 2 (0.34%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.34%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.34%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.34%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.34%) Tandem
9 1 (0.17%) Derivative
9 1 (0.17%) Equities
9 1 (0.17%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.17%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.01%) Unix
2 4 (0.67%) Windows
3 2 (0.34%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.17%) Linux
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 594 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 234 (39.39%) ETL
3 70 (11.78%) Data Modelling
4 67 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (9.60%) Kimball Methodology
6 48 (8.08%) Visualisation
7 37 (6.23%) Migration
8 33 (5.56%) Analytics
9 32 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (5.05%) Dashboard Development
11 29 (4.88%) Data Visualisation
12 24 (4.04%) Data Migration
13 22 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
14 21 (3.54%) Data Analysis
15 20 (3.37%) Scrum
16 19 (3.20%) Performance Tuning
17 17 (2.86%) ETL Development
18 15 (2.53%) CRM
19 14 (2.36%) Data Extraction
19 14 (2.36%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 407 (68.52%) SQL
2 166 (27.95%) T-SQL
3 45 (7.58%) C#
4 26 (4.38%) VBA
5 22 (3.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 18 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 17 (2.86%) R
7 17 (2.86%) VB.NET
8 16 (2.69%) Python
9 9 (1.52%) Java
9 9 (1.52%) JavaScript
10 8 (1.35%) VB
11 5 (0.84%) ABAP
12 3 (0.51%) C
12 3 (0.51%) Groovy
13 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.17%) RPG
14 1 (0.17%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 23 (3.87%) Security Cleared
2 19 (3.20%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.86%) Degree
4 7 (1.18%) CCA
5 4 (0.67%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.51%) HNC
6 3 (0.51%) HND
7 2 (0.34%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.34%) MCITP
7 2 (0.34%) MCPD
7 2 (0.34%) MCSA
7 2 (0.34%) MCSD
7 2 (0.34%) MCSE
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.37%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.84%) Basel II
2 5 (0.84%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.67%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 239 (40.24%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.77%) Tableau
3 61 (10.27%) Oracle
4 34 (5.72%) SAP
5 24 (4.04%) Cognos
6 17 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
7 11 (1.85%) Teradata
8 8 (1.35%) IBM
9 7 (1.18%) Talend
10 4 (0.67%) Google
10 4 (0.67%) Informatica
10 4 (0.67%) Unisys
11 3 (0.51%) Jaspersoft
12 2 (0.34%) Infor
12 2 (0.34%) TARGIT
13 1 (0.17%) Callidus
13 1 (0.17%) DevExpress
13 1 (0.17%) Marketo
13 1 (0.17%) Splunk
13 1 (0.17%) Vertica
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