Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 355 397
Rank change year-on-year +53 +42 -147
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 376 283 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.81% 0.62% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.65% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 235 177
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £339 £363 £325
90th Percentile £575 £583 £550
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
London median hourly rate £47.50 £16.50 £29.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +187.88% -44.78% -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year +35.71% -27.08% +41.18%

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 43,807 43,225 42,138
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.99% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,677 31,203 30,056
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 590 518 549
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.22 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.02% +5.14% +1.21%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.63 £47.83 £52.50
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +13 107 £450 - 26
South London - 18 £475 -
West London -6 5 £525 +50.00% 13
North London +1 4 £174 -56.50% 4
East London -14 4 £500 +17.65% 3
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 376 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 272 (72.34%) SQL
3 238 (63.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 224 (59.57%) SQL Server
5 207 (55.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 206 (54.79%) Data Warehouse
7 193 (51.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 183 (48.67%) Power BI
9 168 (44.68%) ETL
10 160 (42.55%) Microsoft
11 126 (33.51%) Finance
12 122 (32.45%) T-SQL
13 110 (29.26%) Agile Software Development
14 79 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
15 72 (19.15%) Data Modelling
16 69 (18.35%) Analytics
17 55 (14.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 53 (14.10%) Tableau
19 52 (13.83%) C#
20 51 (13.56%) Visualisation
21 48 (12.77%) Banking
21 48 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
22 45 (11.97%) Kimball Methodology
23 41 (10.90%) Microsoft Excel
23 41 (10.90%) SQL Server 2008
24 38 (10.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 38 (10.11%) Performance Tuning
25 36 (9.57%) MDX
26 35 (9.31%) PowerShell
26 35 (9.31%) 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 14 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.53%) SAS
4 1 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 41 (10.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.60%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.53%) HFM
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 79 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.05%) Azure Data Factory
4 14 (3.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.06%) Data Lake Analytics
7 3 (0.80%) GitHub
7 3 (0.80%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.80%) IaaS
8 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.53%) PaaS
9 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (63.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 224 (59.57%) SQL Server
3 207 (55.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 206 (54.79%) Data Warehouse
5 193 (51.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 183 (48.67%) Power BI
7 41 (10.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (10.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 35 (9.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 33 (8.78%) Data Lake
11 29 (7.71%) QlikView
11 29 (7.71%) SQL Server 2014
12 28 (7.45%) SQL Server 2016
13 27 (7.18%) OLAP
14 26 (6.91%) PowerPivot
15 21 (5.59%) BusinessObjects
16 17 (4.52%) OLAP Cube
17 15 (3.99%) SQL Server 2005
18 14 (3.72%) Azure SQL Database
19 12 (3.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (5.32%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.46%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.80%) Subversion
7 2 (0.53%) git-flow
7 2 (0.53%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.27%) Hudson
8 1 (0.27%) JIRA
8 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
General
1 126 (33.51%) Finance
2 48 (12.77%) Banking
3 25 (6.65%) Retail
4 21 (5.59%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.72%) Front Office
6 8 (2.13%) Legal
7 7 (1.86%) Law
8 6 (1.60%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.60%) Marketing
8 6 (1.60%) Publishing
9 4 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.80%) Advertising
10 3 (0.80%) Local Government
10 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.53%) Back Office
11 2 (0.53%) Billing
11 2 (0.53%) Games
12 1 (0.27%) Electronics
12 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.57%) MDX
2 34 (9.04%) .NET
3 22 (5.85%) XML
4 14 (3.72%) Web Services
5 13 (3.46%) JSON
6 6 (1.60%) Entity Framework
7 5 (1.33%) Kafka
8 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.53%) CSS
9 2 (0.53%) HTML
9 2 (0.53%) WPF
10 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (3.19%) Private Cloud
4 9 (2.39%) Data Structures
5 7 (1.86%) Fixed Income
5 7 (1.86%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.86%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.33%) Equities
8 4 (1.06%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.53%) Derivative
9 2 (0.53%) Fintech
9 2 (0.53%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.53%) NHS
9 2 (0.53%) User Experience
10 1 (0.27%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.27%) e-Health
10 1 (0.27%) LIMS
10 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.27%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.53%) Android
1 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
1 2 (0.53%) Windows
2 1 (0.27%) Linux
2 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 168 (44.68%) ETL
3 110 (29.26%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (19.15%) Data Modelling
5 69 (18.35%) Analytics
6 51 (13.56%) Visualisation
7 45 (11.97%) Kimball Methodology
8 38 (10.11%) Performance Tuning
9 33 (8.78%) Scrum
10 32 (8.51%) Dimensional Modelling
11 31 (8.24%) Dashboard Development
12 26 (6.91%) Problem-Solving
13 25 (6.65%) Data Analysis
14 21 (5.59%) Data Visualisation
14 21 (5.59%) ETL Development
15 20 (5.32%) E-Commerce
16 18 (4.79%) Validation
17 17 (4.52%) Data Integration
17 17 (4.52%) ERP
18 16 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 272 (72.34%) SQL
2 122 (32.45%) T-SQL
3 55 (14.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 52 (13.83%) C#
5 35 (9.31%) PowerShell
6 17 (4.52%) Python
7 16 (4.26%) VBA
8 11 (2.93%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.93%) VB
9 6 (1.60%) R
10 3 (0.80%) Java
10 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.53%) C
11 2 (0.53%) C++
11 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.27%) Scala
12 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (2.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (1.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.80%) MCSE
3 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.53%) Degree
5 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.26%) QA
2 8 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) Basel III
3 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.27%) EMIR
3 1 (0.27%) HL7
3 1 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Control-M
1 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 160 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 53 (14.10%) Tableau
3 24 (6.38%) Oracle
4 14 (3.72%) Google
5 13 (3.46%) SAP
6 8 (2.13%) IBM
7 6 (1.60%) Cognos
8 4 (1.06%) Alteryx
8 4 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.53%) Birst
11 1 (0.27%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.27%) Apple
11 1 (0.27%) Databricks
11 1 (0.27%) Greenplum
11 1 (0.27%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.27%) Splunk
11 1 (0.27%) Teradata