Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 151 123
Rank change year-on-year -2 -28 +48
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 53 53 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.94% 0.93% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.98% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 82
South West median daily rate £420 £350 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.29% +12.75%
10th Percentile £309 £268 £263
90th Percentile £508 £438 £499
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
South West median hourly rate - £46.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.27% -
England median hourly rate £43.75 £48.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -8.85% +41.18% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5390 5402 6252
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 94.97% 95.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3394 3521 4064
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £206 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 344 397
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £46.05
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the South West

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the South West

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in the South West

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the South West

Business Intelligence Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Bristol -4 21 £400 +36.17% 3
Wiltshire +6 12 £425 +13.33%
Gloucestershire +16 7 £423 +5.63%
Devon -6 6 £370 +13.85% 1
Somerset -2 3 £395 +8.22% 2
Dorset +4 2 £313 -21.88% 1
Business Intelligence Developer
England

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Business Intelligence Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (62.26%) SQL
3 29 (54.72%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
4 23 (43.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (39.62%) ETL
6 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (28.30%) Power BI
8 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2016
8 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
8 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
9 9 (16.98%) Finance
9 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
9 9 (16.98%) Kimball Methodology
10 8 (15.09%) Tableau
10 8 (15.09%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (13.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 7 (13.21%) Cognos
11 7 (13.21%) Dashboard Development
12 6 (11.32%) Oracle
12 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
12 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
13 5 (9.43%) Analytics
13 5 (9.43%) Retail
13 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
13 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
13 5 (9.43%) Data Mining
13 5 (9.43%) Greenfield Project

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.77%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) SMS
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (54.72%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 23 (43.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (28.30%) Power BI
4 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (9.43%) Data Mining
7 4 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (7.55%) OLAP
7 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (5.66%) Semantic Layer
9 2 (3.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (3.77%) DataStage
9 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) Toad
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) CSS
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (39.62%) ETL
3 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
3 9 (16.98%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (15.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 7 (13.21%) Dashboard Development
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
7 5 (9.43%) Analytics
7 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Actionable Insight
8 3 (5.66%) Content Management
8 3 (5.66%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (5.66%) Document Management
8 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (5.66%) Scrum
8 3 (5.66%) Workflow
9 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.77%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.66%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) R
5 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) MCSA
2 4 (7.55%) MCSE
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Tableau
3 7 (13.21%) Cognos
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle
5 4 (7.55%) IBM
6 3 (5.66%) Nintex
6 3 (5.66%) Teradata
7 2 (3.77%) Netezza
7 2 (3.77%) SAP