Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 122 117
Rank change year-on-year -32 -5 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 36 49 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.73% 1.13% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.20% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 52
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £363 £298 £290
90th Percentile £491 £468 £473
England median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £66.54
% change year-on-year -18.60% -35.37% +180.15%

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 4,671 4,099 5,154
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.67% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,879 2,520 2,923
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £219
90th Percentile £575 £533 £538
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 206 153
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £17.13 £15.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.49% +12.63% -13.11%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.50 £42.00 £36.95
England median hourly rate £18.51 £19.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year -2.61% -2.24% +11.06%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -15 26 £425 +6.25% 3
Solihull - 4 - -
Wolverhampton -2 1 - -
Warwickshire -2 1 £425 -4.49% 1
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 26 May 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 36 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (69.44%) SQL
3 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
3 23 (63.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
7 15 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (41.67%) ETL
8 14 (38.89%) Power BI
9 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
11 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (22.22%) TDD
13 8 (22.22%) Oracle
14 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (19.44%) Jaspersoft
14 7 (19.44%) MDX
14 7 (19.44%) Dimensional Modelling
15 6 (16.67%) HTML
15 6 (16.67%) Java
15 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
15 6 (16.67%) Analytics
15 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
15 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (16.67%) SDLC
16 5 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
16 5 (13.89%) Secure Coding

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (2.78%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (38.89%) Power BI
6 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
8 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (13.89%) QlikView
10 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (5.56%) Semantic Layer
11 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 1 (2.78%) Data Lake
12 1 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) MDX
2 6 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (41.67%) ETL
3 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
5 8 (22.22%) TDD
6 7 (19.44%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (16.67%) Analytics
7 6 (16.67%) SDLC
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.89%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (13.89%) Secure Coding
9 4 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (11.11%) ETL Development
9 4 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
10 3 (8.33%) BDD
11 2 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
11 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 7 (19.44%) Jaspersoft
4 5 (13.89%) Tableau