Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Business Intelligence Development Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Intelligence Development Studio over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 873 841 851
Rank change year-on-year -32 +10 -32
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio 4 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.028%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.018% 0.037% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 18
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.56% +27.83% -10.60%
10th Percentile £381 £307 £232
90th Percentile £506 £445 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £315 £301
% change year-on-year +42.94% +4.72% -14.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Business Intelligence Development Studio is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 21,709 21,676 24,865
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.99% 22.57% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,106 14,450 16,593
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 313 428
UK median hourly rate £30.63 £28.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -6.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £14.54 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.72 £48.30 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +32.08% -8.62% +9.43%

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Business Intelligence Development Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Development Studio in the UK

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Development Studio in the UK

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Development Studio in the UK

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Development Studio in the UK

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Top 6 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 Development Studio within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
England -12 3 £450 +12.50% 4
UK excluding London +16 2 £450 +42.94% 2
London -45 2 £444 +10.94% 2
Midlands - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
Scotland - 1 £451 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Business Intelligence Development Studio.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (25.00%) Skype
4 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
4 1 (25.00%) Data Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Data Lake
4 1 (25.00%) SSDT
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) IBM

Business Intelligence Development Studio
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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Mule
2 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Data Lake
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) RedGate
2 1 (25.00%) VMware