Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 22 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 154 109
Rank change year-on-year +11 -45 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 45 61 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.98% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.04% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 44
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% +5.36% +4.48%
10th Percentile £356 £254 £264
90th Percentile £475 £513 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £59.00 - -
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 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 4575 5889 4639
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.58% 95.05% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2894 3540 2651
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £237 £213
90th Percentile £542 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 238 271
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.21 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.22% -10.51% +5.20%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £39.50 £38.75
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 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 22 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 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
Birmingham +4 19 £400 -7.83% 2
Staffordshire +9 9 £413 +26.92% 1
Warwickshire +2 5 £388 +2.99%
Sutton Coldfield - 3 - -
Wolverhampton - 2 £460 -
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (68.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (64.44%) SQL Server
4 28 (62.22%) ETL
5 26 (57.78%) SQL
6 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
7 20 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (42.22%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (35.56%) Tableau
11 15 (33.33%) SharePoint
12 14 (31.11%) Power BI
13 13 (28.89%) Data Management
14 10 (22.22%) Complex ETL
15 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
15 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
15 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
16 8 (17.78%) Oracle
16 8 (17.78%) Finance
17 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
17 7 (15.56%) PowerPivot
17 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
17 7 (15.56%) Information Governance
17 7 (15.56%) MDX
17 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
18 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
18 6 (13.33%) Subversion
18 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
19 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
19 5 (11.11%) Management Information System

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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (68.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (64.44%) SQL Server
3 20 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (42.22%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (31.11%) Power BI
7 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (15.56%) PowerPivot
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (8.89%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (8.89%) OLAP
11 4 (8.89%) Pentaho
12 3 (6.67%) Data Mart
12 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Power View
12 3 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (6.67%) QlikView
13 2 (4.44%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (4.44%) Sagent Data Flow
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) MDX
2 3 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.67%) NHS
4 2 (4.44%) Life Science
5 1 (2.22%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (62.22%) ETL
3 13 (28.89%) Data Management
4 10 (22.22%) Complex ETL
5 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (15.56%) Information Governance
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.11%) Analytics
6 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.67%) Data Analytics
8 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
8 3 (6.67%) ETL Development
9 2 (4.44%) Data Architecture
9 2 (4.44%) Information Assurance
9 2 (4.44%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.89%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 2 (4.44%) VBA
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) Tableau
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) Cognos
4 4 (8.89%) IBM
5 3 (6.67%) SAP
6 2 (4.44%) ESRI
6 2 (4.44%) Informatica
6 2 (4.44%) OpenText
6 2 (4.44%) Syncsort
6 2 (4.44%) Talend
7 1 (2.22%) Netezza