Period
to 19 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a SQL BI Developer was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 195 193
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 +28
Contract jobs requiring a SQL BI Developer 22 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 11
North West median daily rate £390 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £313
90th Percentile £450 £500 £388
England median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year - +1.45% -

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 5,312 5,205 5,787
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 95.52% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,328 3,316 3,726
North West median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% - -
10th Percentile £244 £238 £238
90th Percentile £586 £596 £575
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 318 267 216
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.74 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.74% +1.37% -18.60%
10th Percentile £11.27 £11.25 £11.02
90th Percentile £47.65 £48.64 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.19 £18.39
% change year-on-year +2.80% -1.06% -0.62%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Merseyside +9 10 £390 +20.00% 1
Manchester -6 4 £450 +45.16% 5
Lancashire -17 4 £375 -10.45%
Cheshire 0 3 £344 -31.25%
SQL BI Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
1 22 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (54.55%) Power BI
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) ETL
5 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) QlikView
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (13.64%) Tableau
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (13.64%) C#
9 3 (13.64%) SAP
9 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) Migration
9 3 (13.64%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
10 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
10 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 2 (9.09%) Banking
10 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.09%) NHS
10 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 2 (9.09%) VBA

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:

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) Power BI
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (22.73%) QlikView
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
8 2 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (9.09%) Big Data
8 2 (9.09%) MySQL
8 2 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (4.55%) Data Lake
9 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (4.55%) OLAP
9 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Lucene
1 1 (4.55%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
1 2 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (45.45%) ETL
3 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) API Development
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Logistics
5 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Tableau
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy