Period
to 15 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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 > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 145 154
Rank change year-on-year -35 +9 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 30 44 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.91% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.97% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 38
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £318 £355 £259
90th Percentile £463 £475 £513
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £59.00 -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 £48.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% -8.85% +41.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,894 4,556 5,931
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 94.66% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,017 2,872 3,537
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £233 £213 £237
90th Percentile £575 £544 £547
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 196 237
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.94% +6.67% -9.64%
10th Percentile £10.89 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £38.63 £43.75 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.06
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.54% +1.46%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

Business Intelligence Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Birmingham -2 11 £381 -4.69% 9
Warwickshire +11 5 £450 +16.13% 5
Wolverhampton 0 3 £438 -4.89% 3
Shropshire - 2 £400 - 1
Staffordshire -18 1 £450 +9.09% 6
Coventry - 1 - -
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, Business Intelligence 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 West Midlands region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (70.00%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) Power BI
4 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
7 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (36.67%) Visualisation
8 10 (33.33%) Finance
9 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
10 6 (20.00%) ETL
10 6 (20.00%) Banking
11 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
12 4 (13.33%) Tableau
12 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (13.33%) Analytics
13 3 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
13 3 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (10.00%) Birst
13 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
13 3 (10.00%) CRM
14 2 (6.67%) Informatica
14 2 (6.67%) Migration
14 2 (6.67%) Retail

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) Power BI
2 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (6.67%) QlikView
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.33%) Data Mart
9 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.33%) OLAP
9 1 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (36.67%) Visualisation
3 6 (20.00%) ETL
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) Data Governance
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.33%) Actionable Insight
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (3.33%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Tableau
3 3 (10.00%) Birst
4 2 (6.67%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) Cognos