Period
to 22 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 342 339 361
Rank change year-on-year -3 +22 -88
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 298 323 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.70% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.74% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 261 175
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £335 £363 £321
90th Percentile £575 £551 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £16.50 -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £44.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% -0.57% -36.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 42,163 43,804 39,159
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 94.84% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,276 31,881 27,910
London median daily rate £500 £500 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.95% +3.89%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £670 £644
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 575 577 555
London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £53.25 £47.83 £51.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.36 £18.39
% change year-on-year +1.84% -0.12% -0.62%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Central London -14 89 £450 - 22
South London - 24 £475 - 4
North London -5 4 £174 - 2
West London -2 3 £475 +26.67% 9
East London -23 1 £475 +11.76% 1
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 London region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 298 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 222 (74.50%) SQL
3 186 (62.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 164 (55.03%) SQL Server
5 160 (53.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 158 (53.02%) Power BI
7 154 (51.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 134 (44.97%) Data Warehouse
9 112 (37.58%) ETL
10 107 (35.91%) T-SQL
11 96 (32.21%) Microsoft
12 75 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
13 74 (24.83%) Microsoft Azure
14 72 (24.16%) Finance
15 65 (21.81%) Data Modelling
16 47 (15.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 46 (15.44%) Analytics
18 38 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
19 35 (11.74%) Visualisation
20 32 (10.74%) Data Lake
20 32 (10.74%) Azure Data Factory
21 31 (10.40%) PowerShell
21 31 (10.40%) MDX
21 31 (10.40%) C#
22 29 (9.73%) Tableau
23 28 (9.40%) Scrum
24 26 (8.72%) Microsoft Excel
24 26 (8.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 25 (8.39%) Performance Tuning
26 24 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (1.34%) Apache Spark
1 4 (1.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (8.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 74 (24.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (10.74%) Azure Data Factory
3 11 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.36%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.34%) GitHub
7 3 (1.01%) Office 365
8 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.67%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (0.67%) PaaS
9 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (62.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 164 (55.03%) SQL Server
3 160 (53.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 158 (53.02%) Power BI
5 154 (51.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 134 (44.97%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (10.74%) Data Lake
8 26 (8.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 24 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (7.05%) OLAP
11 20 (6.71%) SQL Server 2016
12 19 (6.38%) Azure SQL Database
13 18 (6.04%) SQL Server 2014
14 16 (5.37%) QlikView
15 14 (4.70%) PowerPivot
16 11 (3.69%) DataStage
16 11 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
17 10 (3.36%) IBM InfoSphere
18 9 (3.02%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 20 (6.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (5.70%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.34%) git-flow
5 3 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.67%) ERwin
6 2 (0.67%) JIRA
6 2 (0.67%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.34%) Hudson
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 72 (24.16%) Finance
2 18 (6.04%) Banking
3 16 (5.37%) Retail
4 12 (4.03%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.36%) Front Office
6 8 (2.68%) General Ledger
6 8 (2.68%) Publishing
7 6 (2.01%) Billing
8 4 (1.34%) Law
8 4 (1.34%) Legal
8 4 (1.34%) Marketing
8 4 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.01%) Advertising
9 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.67%) Back Office
11 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (10.40%) MDX
2 17 (5.70%) .NET
3 12 (4.03%) JSON
4 9 (3.02%) XML
5 5 (1.68%) HTML
6 4 (1.34%) Kafka
6 4 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.67%) Angular 2
7 2 (0.67%) CSS
8 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.34%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.02%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.35%) Fixed Income
6 6 (2.01%) Equities
7 4 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.67%) Derivative
8 2 (0.67%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) DataPower
9 1 (0.34%) e-Health
9 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.34%) Fintech
9 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.34%) LIMS
9 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.34%) PACS
9 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.01%) Windows
2 1 (0.34%) Linux
2 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 112 (37.58%) ETL
3 75 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (21.81%) Data Modelling
5 46 (15.44%) Analytics
6 35 (11.74%) Visualisation
7 28 (9.40%) Scrum
8 25 (8.39%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (8.05%) Dimensional Modelling
9 24 (8.05%) Kimball Methodology
10 22 (7.38%) Data Analysis
11 19 (6.38%) Dashboard Development
12 18 (6.04%) Data Visualisation
12 18 (6.04%) ETL Development
12 18 (6.04%) Migration
13 17 (5.70%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (4.70%) Database Tuning
15 14 (4.70%) Unit Testing
16 13 (4.36%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 222 (74.50%) SQL
2 107 (35.91%) T-SQL
3 47 (15.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 31 (10.40%) C#
4 31 (10.40%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.35%) Python
6 6 (2.01%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.68%) VBA
8 4 (1.34%) R
8 4 (1.34%) VB
9 2 (0.67%) C
9 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.34%) ABAP
10 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.01%) Degree
3 3 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.01%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.34%) MCSA
5 1 (0.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.05%) QA
2 5 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.67%) IFRS
4 1 (0.34%) Basel III
4 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Control-M
1 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 96 (32.21%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.73%) Tableau
3 24 (8.05%) Oracle
4 12 (4.03%) IBM
5 8 (2.68%) SAP
6 6 (2.01%) Cognos
7 5 (1.68%) Google
7 5 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.67%) Birst
8 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.34%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.34%) Apple
9 1 (0.34%) GUPTA
9 1 (0.34%) Informatica
9 1 (0.34%) Netezza
9 1 (0.34%) Splunk
9 1 (0.34%) Teradata