Period
to 7 August 2020

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £466 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 277 293 320
Rank change year-on-year +16 +27 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 99 330 359
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.82% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.88% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 266 287
Median daily rate £466 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £357 £363 £338
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -40.61% +150.00%
England median hourly rate £33.65 £40.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year -16.93% -1.82% +17.86%

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 14,173 37,685 43,379
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.73% 94.13% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,612 26,979 31,388
Median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £710 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 499 618
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £18.00 £12.04 £13.13
90th Percentile £55.10 £58.75 £50.15
Median hourly rate £26.96 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +34.80% +6.95% +1.08%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in London.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in London over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in London.

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 7 August 2020. 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 +64 29 £510 +10.57% 9
West London +46 3 £473 +6.18%
South London +49 2 £300 -29.41%
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 99 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (65.66%) Power BI
2 65 (65.66%) Power Platform
3 62 (62.63%) SQL
4 53 (53.54%) SQL Server
5 51 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (47.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 42 (42.42%) Microsoft
9 37 (37.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 37 (37.37%) Azure
10 31 (31.31%) Finance
11 27 (27.27%) Data Modelling
12 25 (25.25%) T-SQL
13 24 (24.24%) ETL
14 23 (23.23%) Visualisation
15 22 (22.22%) Analytics
16 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (16.16%) Tableau
18 14 (14.14%) C#
19 12 (12.12%) Data Analysis
19 12 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
19 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (12.12%) Dashboard Development
20 11 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
20 11 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
20 11 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
21 10 (10.10%) DevOps
22 9 (9.09%) Relational Database

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 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.01%) nginx
2 1 (1.01%) SAS
2 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.01%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 65 (65.66%) Power Platform
2 37 (37.37%) Azure
3 6 (6.06%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (5.05%) PowerApps
5 4 (4.04%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (3.03%) Power Automate
7 2 (2.02%) AWS
7 2 (2.02%) Azure Stack
7 2 (2.02%) Logic Apps
8 1 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.01%) Firebase
8 1 (1.01%) GCP
8 1 (1.01%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.01%) Google Play
8 1 (1.01%) Serverless
8 1 (1.01%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (65.66%) Power BI
2 53 (53.54%) SQL Server
3 51 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (47.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (37.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (9.09%) Data Lake
7 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 8 (8.08%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (4.04%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (4.04%) QlikView
10 3 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (3.03%) OLAP
10 3 (3.03%) PowerPivot
11 2 (2.02%) Big Data
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Eclipse
1 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.02%) JIRA
4 1 (1.01%) GitLab
General
1 31 (31.31%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (6.06%) Marketing
4 5 (5.05%) Public Sector
5 3 (3.03%) Electronics
5 3 (3.03%) Retail
6 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.02%) Publishing
6 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.01%) Front Office
7 1 (1.01%) Law
7 1 (1.01%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) .NET
2 5 (5.05%) MDX
2 5 (5.05%) Web Services
3 3 (3.03%) Node.js
3 3 (3.03%) Vue.js
4 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.01%) CSS
5 1 (1.01%) GraphQL
5 1 (1.01%) HTML
5 1 (1.01%) HTML5
5 1 (1.01%) Kafka
5 1 (1.01%) Middleware
5 1 (1.01%) REST
5 1 (1.01%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.03%) User Experience
4 2 (2.02%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.02%) FMCG
4 2 (2.02%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) iPhone
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.01%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) Android
1 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 24 (24.24%) ETL
4 23 (23.23%) Visualisation
5 22 (22.22%) Analytics
6 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.12%) Dashboard Development
7 12 (12.12%) Data Analysis
7 12 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
8 11 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (10.10%) DevOps
10 8 (8.08%) Investment Management
11 7 (7.07%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (7.07%) Migration
11 7 (7.07%) Scrum
12 6 (6.06%) Mathematics
12 6 (6.06%) OO
12 6 (6.06%) Prototyping
13 5 (5.05%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (62.63%) SQL
2 25 (25.25%) T-SQL
3 14 (14.14%) C#
4 11 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 8 (8.08%) Python
6 5 (5.05%) Java
6 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.05%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.05%) R
7 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.02%) VB
9 1 (1.01%) ABAP
9 1 (1.01%) Scala
9 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.06%) Degree
3 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) MCSE
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Control-M
1 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.16%) Tableau
3 9 (9.09%) SAP
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle
5 3 (3.03%) Google
6 2 (2.02%) Databricks
6 2 (2.02%) Informatica
6 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.01%) Adobe
7 1 (1.01%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.01%) DocuSign
7 1 (1.01%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.01%) IBM
7 1 (1.01%) Nintex
7 1 (1.01%) Palantir