The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 27 June 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)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 140 -
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence Development Studio 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.033% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £285 £325
% change year-on-year +8.77% -12.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 431 644 557
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 20.85% 21.24% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 400 371
Median daily rate £375 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £503 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £23.25 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +28.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.50 £38.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

Business Intelligence Development Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Business Intelligence Development Studio as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Development Studio in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence Development Studio
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 Development Studio in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Development Studio in the West Midlands