Period
to 24 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 123 110
Rank change year-on-year -11 -13 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 48 68 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.01% 1.29% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.36% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 59
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £356 £275 £255
90th Percentile £479 £523 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £66.25 - -
England median hourly rate £65.02 £43.00 £69.07
% change year-on-year +51.20% -37.74% +146.68%

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 4,503 4,988 4,889
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.18% 94.63% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,811 3,031 2,730
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 219 202
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.58 £17.12 £15.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.53% +7.25% +0.71%
10th Percentile £9.94 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.00 £36.20
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% - +10.98%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -5 26 £425 -2.30% 10
Staffordshire +1 7 £394 +26.00% 2
Solihull +8 3 - - 2
Wolverhampton - 3 £460 - 3
Sutton Coldfield - 2 - -
Warwickshire -3 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 - - 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 24 February 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 48 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 32 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (56.25%) SQL
4 27 (56.25%) ETL
5 25 (52.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 24 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (43.75%) Power BI
8 20 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.92%) MDX
11 11 (22.92%) Tableau
12 10 (20.83%) Visualisation
12 10 (20.83%) Oracle
12 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
13 9 (18.75%) Analytics
14 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 8 (16.67%) Finance
14 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
14 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
15 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
15 7 (14.58%) Data Management
15 7 (14.58%) ETL Development
15 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
16 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server

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 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (2.08%) Data Lake Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 32 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (52.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (43.75%) Power BI
6 20 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
8 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (10.42%) QlikView
11 4 (8.33%) OLAP
12 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (6.25%) Pentaho
13 2 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (2.08%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Front Office
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) MDX
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.25%) NHS
3 2 (4.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (56.25%) ETL
3 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.83%) Visualisation
5 9 (18.75%) Analytics
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (14.58%) Data Management
6 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
6 7 (14.58%) ETL Development
7 6 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (10.42%) Complex ETL
8 5 (10.42%) Data Migration
8 5 (10.42%) Migration
8 5 (10.42%) TDD
9 4 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (6.25%) BDD
10 3 (6.25%) Data Analytics
10 3 (6.25%) SDLC
11 2 (4.17%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) Java
4 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Tableau
3 10 (20.83%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (4.17%) Cognos
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) ESRI
6 1 (2.08%) Informatica
6 1 (2.08%) OpenText
6 1 (2.08%) Syncsort
6 1 (2.08%) Talend