Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 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
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 872 839
Rank change year-on-year +42 -33 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio 15 15 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.014% 0.044%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.070% 0.062% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 30
UK median daily rate £425 £291 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.30% -10.62% +18.18%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £262
90th Percentile £538 £398 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £285 £325
% change year-on-year +8.77% -12.31% +18.18%
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 database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 21531 24274 26032
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.46% 22.06% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14306 16252 16836
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £263
90th Percentile £619 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 377 355
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.77% +14.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £13.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £53.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £30.10 £25.00
% change year-on-year +7.13% +20.41% -13.04%

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 22 July 2017.

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 7 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 22 July 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
England +58 15 £425 +46.30% 2
London +11 8 £500 +33.33% 1
North of England +63 7 £310 +9.25%
UK excluding London +61 7 £310 +8.77% 1
North West - 3 £300 -
North East +51 2 £310 +9.73%
Yorkshire +29 2 £310 -4.62%

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) VBA
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (33.33%) Banking
6 5 (33.33%) Tableau
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (26.67%) OLAP
7 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (20.00%) Windows
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (20.00%) SAS
8 3 (20.00%) Citrix
8 3 (20.00%) Replication
8 3 (20.00%) Teradata
8 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (20.00%) Analytics
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (20.00%) Power BI
8 3 (20.00%) Data Management

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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) SAS
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (26.67%) OLAP
6 3 (20.00%) Power BI
6 3 (20.00%) QlikView
7 2 (13.33%) MS Access
7 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) SSDT
8 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (6.67%) DB2
8 1 (6.67%) OLTP
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (13.33%) Toad
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) DBA
3 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Teradata Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) MDX
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ISPF
2 1 (6.67%) WinForms
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) MVS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Data Management
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) QMS
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (40.00%) VBA
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) R
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (6.67%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Perfmon
2 1 (6.67%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Tableau
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Teradata
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) BMC
5 1 (6.67%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) RedGate
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec