Period
to 13 November 2019

The median contractor rate for a SQL BI Developer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 13 November 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.

SQL Business Intelligence Developer
England > North West
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 191 189 185
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 +30
Contract jobs requiring a SQL BI Developer 14 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.35% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 17
North West median daily rate £300 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +20.00% -7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £267
90th Percentile £468 £425 £500
England median daily rate £425 £423 £423
% change year-on-year +0.59% - +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £35.00
England median hourly rate - - £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5,094 5,635 5,427
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.85% 94.72% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,295 3,530 3,410
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £220 £243 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £473 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 350 247
North West median hourly rate £18.00 £19.25 £17.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.49% +8.51% +9.40%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.09 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £45.53 £47.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +5.41% -1.04% +3.86%

SQL BI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured SQL BI Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SQL BI Developer in the North West

SQL BI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL BI Developer in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL BI Developer in the North West

SQL BI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL BI Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL BI Developer in the North West

SQL BI Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL BI Developer in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL BI Developer in the North West

SQL BI Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL BI Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
Manchester +12 6 £275 -26.67% 1
Cheshire +10 6 £300 -12.73%
SQL BI Developer
England

SQL BI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, SQL BI 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 North West region featuring SQL BI Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (35.71%) ETL
6 4 (28.57%) Azure
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (28.57%) User Experience
6 4 (28.57%) Power BI
6 4 (28.57%) Power Platform
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) NHS
7 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 1 (7.14%) Apache
8 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) Data Management
8 1 (7.14%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (7.14%) Publishing
8 1 (7.14%) QlikView

SQL BI Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Azure
1 4 (28.57%) Power Platform
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Functions
2 1 (7.14%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) Power BI
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (7.14%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (7.14%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (7.14%) QlikView
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Local Government
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft