Period
to 7 December 2019

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £481 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 255 323 356
Rank change year-on-year +68 +33 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 337 361 314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.99% 0.77% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.81% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 293 252
London median daily rate £481 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.32% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £375 £338 £350
90th Percentile £725 £575 £563
England median daily rate £440 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +0.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £16.50
England median hourly rate £36.00 - £43.75

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 31,997 44,375 45,124
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.56% 94.84% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,947 32,072 32,784
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £300 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
England median daily rate £463 £458 £450
% change year-on-year +1.09% +1.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 472 611 553
London median hourly rate £21.54 £20.00 £20.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.71% -2.91% +7.12%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.31 £18.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +4.38% -1.07% +3.72%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +35 93 £478 +6.11% 19
West London +29 12 £388 -26.19% 6
North London +12 3 £513 +194.54%
East London +36 2 £375 -25.00%
South London +24 1 - - 4
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 337 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 230 (68.25%) SQL
3 207 (61.42%) Power BI
3 207 (61.42%) Power Platform
4 174 (51.63%) SQL Server
5 150 (44.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 138 (40.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 135 (40.06%) Data Warehouse
8 119 (35.31%) Finance
9 115 (34.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 110 (32.64%) Microsoft
11 106 (31.45%) ETL
12 102 (30.27%) Tableau
13 93 (27.60%) Visualisation
14 88 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
15 63 (18.69%) Azure
16 60 (17.80%) Data Modelling
17 57 (16.91%) Analytics
18 55 (16.32%) Data Visualisation
19 54 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
20 52 (15.43%) T-SQL
21 50 (14.84%) Data Analysis
22 49 (14.54%) QlikView
23 48 (14.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
24 47 (13.95%) C#
25 41 (12.17%) .NET
26 40 (11.87%) OLAP
27 39 (11.57%) Git (software)
28 36 (10.68%) Dimensional Modelling
28 36 (10.68%) Microsoft Excel

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 9 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.78%) Confluence
3 4 (1.19%) SAS
4 3 (0.89%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 36 (10.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.30%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 207 (61.42%) Power Platform
2 63 (18.69%) Azure
3 25 (7.42%) Azure Data Factory
4 23 (6.82%) AWS
5 9 (2.67%) Office 365
6 8 (2.37%) GCP
7 5 (1.48%) Data Lake Analytics
8 4 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.89%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Flow
10 2 (0.59%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.30%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.30%) Azure Stack
11 1 (0.30%) Boomi
11 1 (0.30%) IaaS
11 1 (0.30%) PaaS
11 1 (0.30%) Serverless
11 1 (0.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (61.42%) Power BI
2 174 (51.63%) SQL Server
3 150 (44.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 138 (40.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 135 (40.06%) Data Warehouse
6 115 (34.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (14.54%) QlikView
8 40 (11.87%) OLAP
9 24 (7.12%) Azure SQL Database
10 23 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (5.64%) Data Lake
11 19 (5.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 16 (4.75%) PowerPivot
12 16 (4.75%) SQL Server 2017
13 13 (3.86%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (3.56%) Big Data
14 12 (3.56%) Pentaho
15 11 (3.26%) Amazon Redshift
16 9 (2.67%) SQL Server 2016
17 8 (2.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 39 (11.57%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.61%) TeamCity
3 28 (8.31%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (3.26%) JIRA
5 8 (2.37%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.59%) ER Studio
9 2 (0.59%) ERwin
9 2 (0.59%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.30%) Selenium
10 1 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 119 (35.31%) Finance
2 29 (8.61%) Banking
3 21 (6.23%) Retail
4 13 (3.86%) Legal
5 10 (2.97%) Front Office
6 9 (2.67%) Publishing
7 7 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.08%) Marketing
8 6 (1.78%) Public Sector
9 5 (1.48%) Law
9 5 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.19%) Games
10 4 (1.19%) Local Government
11 2 (0.59%) iGaming
11 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.30%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) Electronics
12 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.17%) .NET
2 32 (9.50%) MDX
3 29 (8.61%) HTML
4 27 (8.01%) AngularJS
5 26 (7.72%) ASP.NET
5 26 (7.72%) React
6 24 (7.12%) CSS
7 7 (2.08%) REST
8 4 (1.19%) JSON
8 4 (1.19%) XBRL
9 3 (0.89%) SOAP
9 3 (0.89%) Vue.js
9 3 (0.89%) Web Services
9 3 (0.89%) XML
10 2 (0.59%) Angular 2
10 2 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.59%) Kafka
10 2 (0.59%) Node.js
11 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.30%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.01%) Hedge funds
3 10 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
4 7 (2.08%) Equities
5 5 (1.48%) User Experience
6 4 (1.19%) NHS
6 4 (1.19%) Replication
6 4 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.89%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.59%) Derivative
8 2 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.59%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.30%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.30%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.30%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.78%) Unix
2 5 (1.48%) Linux
3 3 (0.89%) Windows
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 106 (31.45%) ETL
3 93 (27.60%) Visualisation
4 88 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (17.80%) Data Modelling
6 57 (16.91%) Analytics
7 55 (16.32%) Data Visualisation
8 50 (14.84%) Data Analysis
9 36 (10.68%) Dimensional Modelling
10 34 (10.09%) Dashboard Development
11 31 (9.20%) TDD
12 26 (7.72%) Scrum
13 22 (6.53%) Web Development
14 20 (5.93%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (5.04%) Data Integration
15 17 (5.04%) Decision-Making
15 17 (5.04%) ETL Development
16 16 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (4.75%) Requirements Analysis
16 16 (4.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (68.25%) SQL
2 52 (15.43%) T-SQL
3 48 (14.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 47 (13.95%) C#
5 35 (10.39%) PowerShell
6 32 (9.50%) Python
7 11 (3.26%) Java
8 9 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.37%) R
10 6 (1.78%) Scala
11 5 (1.48%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.48%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.19%) Perl
12 4 (1.19%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.19%) VBA
13 3 (0.89%) U-SQL
13 3 (0.89%) VB
14 2 (0.59%) C
14 2 (0.59%) Cypher
14 2 (0.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (5.04%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.15%) Degree
3 12 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.45%) QA
2 10 (2.97%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.48%) GAAP
4 4 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (1.19%) EMIR
4 4 (1.19%) MiFID
5 3 (0.89%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.59%) HDFS
2 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.48%) Control-M
1 5 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.48%) Puppet
2 3 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.30%) Automic
3 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 110 (32.64%) Microsoft
2 102 (30.27%) Tableau
3 26 (7.72%) Cognos
4 25 (7.42%) MicroStrategy
5 20 (5.93%) Oracle
6 14 (4.15%) Alteryx
7 13 (3.86%) SAP
8 9 (2.67%) Databricks
9 7 (2.08%) Google
10 6 (1.78%) Informatica
11 4 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.19%) Teradata
12 3 (0.89%) IBM
13 2 (0.59%) Citrix
13 2 (0.59%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.59%) Talend
13 2 (0.59%) Twitter
13 2 (0.59%) VMware
14 1 (0.30%) Dell
14 1 (0.30%) SnapLogic