The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 29 June 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.

Microsoft Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 609 605
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio 8 13 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.026% 0.071%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.083% 0.12% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 22
England median daily rate £310 £291 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.71% -10.61%  
10th Percentile £299 £263 £270
90th Percentile £438 £398 £428
UK median daily rate £310 £291 £325
% change year-on-year +6.71% -10.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9680 10741 12064
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.39% 21.79% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14278 16260 18628
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £313 £300 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 290 328
England median hourly rate £31.00 £30.75 £25.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.81% +19.04%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.25 £31.90 £26.75
% change year-on-year -2.03% +19.25%  

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Business Intelligence Development Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Development Studio in England

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Development Studio in England

Business Intelligence Development Studio
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 Development Studio in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Development Studio in England

Business Intelligence Development Studio
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 Development Studio within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
North of England +55 5 £310 +9.25%
London +5 3 £425 +13.33% 3
North West - 3 £300 -
North East +67 2 £310 +9.73%
Business Intelligence Development Studio
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Business Intelligence Development Studio.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) VBA
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (28.57%) Tableau
8 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
8 3 (21.43%) Data Management
8 3 (21.43%) QlikView
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) OLAP
8 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
8 3 (21.43%) Citrix
8 3 (21.43%) Replication
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland

Business Intelligence Development Studio
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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (21.43%) OLAP
6 3 (21.43%) QlikView
7 2 (14.29%) Power BI
7 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (14.29%) SSDT
8 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 1 (7.14%) MS Access
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (14.29%) Toad
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) DBA
3 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Teradata Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) MDX
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ISPF
2 1 (7.14%) WinForms
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) MVS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) QMS
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 5 (35.71%) VBA
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) R
5 1 (7.14%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Perfmon
2 1 (7.14%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Tableau
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (14.29%) Teradata
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) BMC
5 1 (7.14%) CA
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) RedGate
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec