Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 311 340 393
Rank change year-on-year +29 +53 -128
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 355 286 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.78% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.71% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 235 194
London median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £338 £356 £325
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £429 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
London median hourly rate £41.25 £16.50 £29.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -44.78% -
England median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £56.75
% change year-on-year +17.86% -38.33% +66.91%

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 43,193 40,469 43,241
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 95.06% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,235 28,853 31,104
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £285
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 626 501 489
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.03 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.90% +10.68% -4.40%
10th Percentile £13.13 £12.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £48.46
England median hourly rate £18.51 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.07% -2.63% +6.35%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 0 92 £450 -2.70% 21
West London -28 6 £500 +25.00% 3
South London -39 5 £488 +21.88% 2
East London -9 4 £500 +17.65% 2
North London +3 1 £425 +6.25% 2
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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.

1 355 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 248 (69.86%) SQL
3 215 (60.56%) SQL Server
4 208 (58.59%) Data Warehouse
5 201 (56.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 187 (52.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 186 (52.39%) Power BI
8 166 (46.76%) Microsoft
9 165 (46.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 141 (39.72%) ETL
11 111 (31.27%) Agile Software Development
12 110 (30.99%) Finance
13 101 (28.45%) T-SQL
14 77 (21.69%) Analytics
15 72 (20.28%) Visualisation
16 64 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
17 62 (17.46%) Tableau
18 53 (14.93%) Data Modelling
19 46 (12.96%) C#
20 44 (12.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
21 42 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
22 39 (10.99%) Banking
22 39 (10.99%) Kimball Methodology
23 38 (10.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 37 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
24 37 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
24 37 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
25 36 (10.14%) Data Visualisation
26 32 (9.01%) .NET
26 32 (9.01%) MDX

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 13 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.82%) Apache Airflow
2 10 (2.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.28%) Apache
3 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.56%) Stata
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.54%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) HFM
2 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 64 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (2.25%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.13%) PaaS
7 3 (0.85%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (0.85%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.85%) IaaS
8 2 (0.56%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.28%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (60.56%) SQL Server
2 208 (58.59%) Data Warehouse
3 201 (56.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 187 (52.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 186 (52.39%) Power BI
6 165 (46.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 42 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (10.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 37 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (8.45%) SQL Server 2016
11 29 (8.17%) QlikView
12 25 (7.04%) OLAP
13 23 (6.48%) BusinessObjects
13 23 (6.48%) SQL Server 2014
14 21 (5.92%) PowerPivot
15 19 (5.35%) Data Lake
16 18 (5.07%) OLAP Cube
17 13 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
18 11 (3.10%) SAP Data Services
19 10 (2.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.94%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (2.82%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.25%) JIRA
5 8 (2.25%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.56%) Subversion
8 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.28%) ProC
8 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 110 (30.99%) Finance
2 39 (10.99%) Banking
3 23 (6.48%) Retail
4 14 (3.94%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.82%) Front Office
7 7 (1.97%) Marketing
8 6 (1.69%) Law
8 6 (1.69%) Legal
9 3 (0.85%) Advertising
9 3 (0.85%) Local Government
10 2 (0.56%) Electronics
10 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.56%) Games
10 2 (0.56%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.56%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.01%) .NET
1 32 (9.01%) MDX
2 21 (5.92%) XML
3 15 (4.23%) Web Services
4 10 (2.82%) Kafka
5 8 (2.25%) Spark Streaming
6 6 (1.69%) Entity Framework
7 5 (1.41%) JSON
8 4 (1.13%) CSS
8 4 (1.13%) HTML
9 3 (0.85%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.56%) CSS3
10 2 (0.56%) HTML5
10 2 (0.56%) SAPUI5
10 2 (0.56%) WPF
11 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.28%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.04%) Private Cloud
3 11 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (1.97%) Data Structures
4 7 (1.97%) Reinsurance
5 6 (1.69%) Fintech
6 5 (1.41%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.41%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.85%) User Experience
8 2 (0.56%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.56%) NHS
8 2 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.28%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.28%) Derivative
9 1 (0.28%) Equities
9 1 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.28%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.25%) Unix
2 2 (0.56%) Android
2 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 141 (39.72%) ETL
3 111 (31.27%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (21.69%) Analytics
5 72 (20.28%) Visualisation
6 53 (14.93%) Data Modelling
7 39 (10.99%) Kimball Methodology
8 36 (10.14%) Data Visualisation
9 28 (7.89%) Dashboard Development
9 28 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
10 27 (7.61%) Data Analysis
11 24 (6.76%) ETL Development
12 22 (6.20%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (6.20%) Scrum
13 21 (5.92%) Data Analytics
14 20 (5.63%) Dimensional Modelling
15 19 (5.35%) Collaborative Working
16 18 (5.07%) Coaching
17 17 (4.79%) DevOps
17 17 (4.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 248 (69.86%) SQL
2 101 (28.45%) T-SQL
3 46 (12.96%) C#
4 44 (12.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 31 (8.73%) Python
6 21 (5.92%) PowerShell
7 14 (3.94%) VBA
8 11 (3.10%) Java
9 10 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.54%) Scala
11 8 (2.25%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.25%) VB
12 6 (1.69%) R
13 3 (0.85%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.56%) C
14 2 (0.56%) C++
14 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (5.07%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.56%) MCSE
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.54%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.25%) GCP
3 2 (0.56%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.28%) EMIR
4 1 (0.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (2.25%) Oozie
2 1 (0.28%) Control-M
2 1 (0.28%) Kibana
2 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 166 (46.76%) Microsoft
2 62 (17.46%) Tableau
3 28 (7.89%) Oracle
4 19 (5.35%) Google
5 18 (5.07%) SAP
6 6 (1.69%) Cognos
7 4 (1.13%) Alteryx
7 4 (1.13%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.56%) Capita
9 2 (0.56%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.56%) IBM
9 2 (0.56%) RedGate
10 1 (0.28%) Databricks
10 1 (0.28%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.28%) Informatica
10 1 (0.28%) Netezza
10 1 (0.28%) Talend
10 1 (0.28%) Teradata