The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 350 402 262
Rank change year-on-year +52 -140  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 278 265 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.50% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.53% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 180 350
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +0.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £43.88 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.88 £34.00
% change year-on-year - +29.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 265 £425 +6.38% 109
London +20 134 £450 +5.88% 32
North West +36 30 £350 +7.69% 19
South East +28 27 £375 - 15
City of London -10 25 £475 +8.57% 9
Manchester +25 21 £325 -18.75% 12
South West +10 21 £375 +15.38% 8
East of England +4 20 £438 +16.66% 4
Yorkshire +27 13 £369 +5.35% 16
Scotland +37 10 £400 +18.51% 4
Bristol +3 10 £375 +38.88% 5
West Midlands +1 10 £435 +16.00% 8
Suffolk +20 8 £425 +13.33% 1
East Midlands -19 8 £413 +10.00% 4
West Yorkshire +15 7 £375 +7.14% 7
Nottingham +2 7 £413 +10.00% 1
Bedfordshire -1 7 £475 +18.75%
Nottinghamshire -2 7 £413 +10.00% 1
West Sussex +24 6 £431 +18.96% 1
Leeds +23 6 £375 +5.26% 5
Berkshire +19 6 £338 -8.47% 3
Birmingham +12 6 £430 +10.96% 3
Ipswich +14 5 £450 +20.00% 1
Glasgow +13 5 £388 +6.89% 4
Cheshire +27 4 £375 +14.94% 3
Reading +19 4 £350 +7.69% 1
Dorset +11 4 £425 +88.88%
Hampshire +10 4 £363 -3.33% 4
Merseyside -4 4 £388 +19.23% 3
Oxfordshire - 4 £350 -

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 579 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 400 (69.08%) SQL
3 363 (62.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 355 (61.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 316 (54.58%) SQL Server
6 286 (49.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 282 (48.70%) Data Warehouse
8 228 (39.38%) Microsoft
9 223 (38.51%) ETL
10 183 (31.61%) Power BI
11 153 (26.42%) T-SQL
12 132 (22.80%) Finance
13 84 (14.51%) Data Modelling
14 80 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
15 78 (13.47%) SQL Server 2012
16 71 (12.26%) Kimball Methodology
17 70 (12.09%) Tableau
18 69 (11.92%) Visualisation
19 65 (11.23%) SQL Server 2014
19 65 (11.23%) SQL Server 2016
20 64 (11.05%) MDX
21 61 (10.54%) Microsoft Azure
22 59 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
23 58 (10.02%) C#
24 54 (9.33%) .NET
25 53 (9.15%) QlikView
25 53 (9.15%) Analytics
26 49 (8.46%) Microsoft Excel
27 47 (8.12%) Oracle
28 45 (7.77%) Data Visualisation

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.11%) SAS
3 7 (1.21%) Drupal
4 4 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.17%) IIS
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.17%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (8.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (1.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 10 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (1.21%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.69%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.69%) SystmOne
7 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.17%) BPCS
9 1 (0.17%) Lorenzo
9 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Utilities
9 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 61 (10.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.35%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) CallidusCloud
5 1 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.17%) 2G
1 1 (0.17%) 3G
1 1 (0.17%) 4G
1 1 (0.17%) Intranet
1 1 (0.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (62.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 355 (61.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 316 (54.58%) SQL Server
4 286 (49.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 282 (48.70%) Data Warehouse
6 183 (31.61%) Power BI
7 78 (13.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 65 (11.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 65 (11.23%) SQL Server 2016
9 59 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 53 (9.15%) QlikView
11 39 (6.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 39 (6.74%) OLAP
12 33 (5.70%) BusinessObjects
13 24 (4.15%) Relational Database
14 20 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
15 19 (3.28%) PowerPivot
16 17 (2.94%) OLAP Cube
17 16 (2.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 16 (2.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (5.53%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.21%) IntelliJ
4 6 (1.04%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.52%) JIRA
6 3 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.52%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.35%) WiX
8 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.17%) Subversion
8 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 132 (22.80%) Finance
2 38 (6.56%) Banking
2 38 (6.56%) Retail
3 31 (5.35%) Marketing
4 17 (2.94%) Legal
5 15 (2.59%) Advertising
5 15 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.55%) Electronics
6 9 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.38%) Law
8 4 (0.69%) Games
8 4 (0.69%) Publishing
9 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.52%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.52%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
11 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (11.05%) MDX
2 54 (9.33%) .NET
3 10 (1.73%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.38%) JSON
5 7 (1.21%) Spring
5 7 (1.21%) Spring Boot
5 7 (1.21%) WCF
6 6 (1.04%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.04%) D3.js
7 5 (0.86%) Entity Framework
7 5 (0.86%) HTML
8 4 (0.69%) COM
8 4 (0.69%) jQuery
8 4 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.69%) Web Services
8 4 (0.69%) XML
9 2 (0.35%) CSS
10 1 (0.17%) Java EE
10 1 (0.17%) SOAP
10 1 (0.17%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 32 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (2.76%) NHS
3 14 (2.42%) Data Structures
4 12 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.73%) Private Cloud
6 5 (0.86%) Hedge funds
7 4 (0.69%) Fintech
7 4 (0.69%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.69%) W3C
8 3 (0.52%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.52%) FMCG
8 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.35%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.35%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.35%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.35%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.04%) Windows
2 3 (0.52%) Unix
3 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 223 (38.51%) ETL
3 84 (14.51%) Data Modelling
4 80 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (12.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 69 (11.92%) Visualisation
7 53 (9.15%) Analytics
8 45 (7.77%) Data Visualisation
9 39 (6.74%) Migration
10 33 (5.70%) Dashboard Development
10 33 (5.70%) Dimensional Modelling
11 28 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (4.49%) Data Migration
13 23 (3.97%) Data Analysis
14 20 (3.45%) Scrum
15 19 (3.28%) ETL Development
16 17 (2.94%) SDLC
17 15 (2.59%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (2.07%) CRM
19 11 (1.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 400 (69.08%) SQL
2 153 (26.42%) T-SQL
3 58 (10.02%) C#
4 31 (5.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 21 (3.63%) R
6 19 (3.28%) Python
7 18 (3.11%) JavaScript
8 17 (2.94%) Java
9 15 (2.59%) VBA
10 14 (2.42%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.25%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.86%) Groovy
13 4 (0.69%) VB
14 3 (0.52%) C
14 3 (0.52%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.17%) ABAP
15 1 (0.17%) C++
15 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.17%) PHP
15 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (5.35%) Security Cleared
2 25 (4.32%) SC Cleared
3 22 (3.80%) Degree
4 7 (1.21%) CCA
4 7 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.52%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.52%) HNC
5 3 (0.52%) HND
5 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.35%) MCITP
6 2 (0.35%) MCTS
7 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.17%) MCSE
7 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.21%) QA
3 4 (0.69%) WCAG
4 3 (0.52%) Basel II
4 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.35%) Basel III
5 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.17%) MiFID
6 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) Control-M
1 1 (0.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 228 (39.38%) Microsoft
2 70 (12.09%) Tableau
3 47 (8.12%) Oracle
4 30 (5.18%) Cognos
5 26 (4.49%) SAP
6 14 (2.42%) MicroStrategy
7 13 (2.25%) IBM
8 10 (1.73%) Teradata
9 6 (1.04%) Greenplum
10 5 (0.86%) Alteryx
10 5 (0.86%) Informatica
10 5 (0.86%) Jaspersoft
10 5 (0.86%) Netezza
11 4 (0.69%) Adobe
11 4 (0.69%) Cisco
11 4 (0.69%) HP
11 4 (0.69%) Talend
11 4 (0.69%) Unisys
11 4 (0.69%) Vertica
12 3 (0.52%) RedGate
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