Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 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.

Business Intelligence (BI)
London > Central London
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 43 55
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12 -8
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 174 397 401
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 6.58% 4.72% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.48% 5.23% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 339 320
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £321 £363 £325
90th Percentile £650 £640 £619
London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £33.53 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +52.42% +2.33%
London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.58 £25.75
% change year-on-year +26.93% +7.09% +11.57%

Business Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,325 7,585 8,138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 87.93% 90.25% 88.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,599 5,919 6,325
Median daily rate £513 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £350 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £520 £500
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 82 120
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +11.41% +0.83%
10th Percentile £12.76 £11.30 £13.25
90th Percentile £50.13 £56.50 £33.88
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £24.04
% change year-on-year +42.86% +1.91% +3.40%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Central London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Central London

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in Central London over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Central London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Central London

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Central London region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. 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
City of London +14 143 £475 - 37
West End of London +14 4 £500 +37.65% 6
City of Westminster +18 2 £550 -8.33% 4
Southwark +44 1 £400 -27.27%
Business Intelligence
London

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 85 (48.85%) Power BI
1 85 (48.85%) Power Platform
2 80 (45.98%) SQL
3 67 (38.51%) Data Warehouse
4 61 (35.06%) Microsoft
5 57 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (31.03%) Finance
7 52 (29.89%) Azure
8 48 (27.59%) Analytics
9 39 (22.41%) Data Modelling
9 39 (22.41%) SQL Server
10 36 (20.69%) ETL
10 36 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
11 34 (19.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (17.24%) Python
13 28 (16.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 27 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (15.52%) Visualisation
15 26 (14.94%) DevOps
16 25 (14.37%) Tableau
17 22 (12.64%) Kimball Methodology
18 21 (12.07%) AWS
19 20 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (11.49%) C#
20 19 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
20 19 (10.92%) SDLC
20 19 (10.92%) R
20 19 (10.92%) Requirements Gathering
21 18 (10.34%) Insurtech
21 18 (10.34%) Public Sector

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 11 (6.32%) SAS
2 8 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.30%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.57%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 36 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.57%) InDesign
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.15%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.15%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.57%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.57%) Primavera
4 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 85 (48.85%) Power Platform
2 52 (29.89%) Azure
3 21 (12.07%) AWS
4 12 (6.90%) GCP
5 8 (4.60%) Office 365
6 7 (4.02%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (2.30%) Power Automate
8 4 (2.30%) PowerApps
9 3 (1.72%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.57%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.57%) GitHub
10 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.57%) Google Docs
10 1 (0.57%) IaaS
10 1 (0.57%) PaaS
10 1 (0.57%) SaaS
10 1 (0.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Firewall
1 1 (0.57%) Intranet
1 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (48.85%) Power BI
2 67 (38.51%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (22.41%) SQL Server
4 34 (19.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (16.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (7.47%) Big Data
7 13 (7.47%) Data Lake
8 9 (5.17%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (4.60%) PowerPivot
9 8 (4.60%) SAS EBI
10 6 (3.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 6 (3.45%) Hadoop
10 6 (3.45%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.45%) QlikView
11 5 (2.87%) Snowflake Schema
11 5 (2.87%) SSDT
12 4 (2.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.75%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (2.30%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.30%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.72%) Selenium
7 2 (1.15%) GitLab
7 2 (1.15%) JIRA
7 2 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.15%) Subversion
8 1 (0.57%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.57%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.57%) Maven
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.57%) Toad
8 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 54 (31.03%) Finance
2 18 (10.34%) Marketing
2 18 (10.34%) Public Sector
3 9 (5.17%) Banking
3 9 (5.17%) Electronics
4 8 (4.60%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.30%) Retail
6 3 (1.72%) Front Office
6 3 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.72%) Local Government
6 3 (1.72%) Publishing
7 2 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.15%) Law
7 2 (1.15%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Billing
8 1 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (31.03%) Developer
2 41 (23.56%) Analyst
3 29 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 17 (9.77%) Architect
4 17 (9.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 15 (8.62%) Power BI Developer
5 15 (8.62%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (6.90%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 11 (6.32%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.32%) Product Owner
8 10 (5.75%) Data Engineer
8 10 (5.75%) SQL Analyst
9 9 (5.17%) ETL Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) Power BI Analyst
11 7 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 7 (4.02%) Data Business Analyst
11 7 (4.02%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 6 (3.45%) Data Scientist
12 6 (3.45%) SQL Data Analyst
12 6 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.02%) .NET
1 7 (4.02%) MDX
2 5 (2.87%) XML
3 4 (2.30%) Node.js
4 3 (1.72%) .NET Core
4 3 (1.72%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.72%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (1.72%) SailPoint
4 3 (1.72%) Vue.js
4 3 (1.72%) Web Services
5 2 (1.15%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.15%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (1.15%) COM
5 2 (1.15%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.15%) JSON
5 2 (1.15%) Kafka
5 2 (1.15%) LDAP
5 2 (1.15%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.72%) User Experience
5 2 (1.15%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.15%) AS400
5 2 (1.15%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.15%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.15%) iSeries
5 2 (1.15%) NHS
5 2 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.15%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.15%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.57%) PMI
6 1 (0.57%) Replication
6 1 (0.57%) Social Media
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.87%) Unix
1 5 (2.87%) Windows
2 4 (2.30%) Linux
3 2 (1.15%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.59%) Analytics
3 39 (22.41%) Data Modelling
4 36 (20.69%) ETL
5 27 (15.52%) Visualisation
6 26 (14.94%) DevOps
7 22 (12.64%) Kimball Methodology
8 19 (10.92%) Requirements Gathering
8 19 (10.92%) SDLC
8 19 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (10.34%) Insurtech
10 16 (9.20%) Dashboard Development
10 16 (9.20%) Data Analysis
11 15 (8.62%) Change Management
12 14 (8.05%) Data Visualisation
12 14 (8.05%) Machine Learning
13 13 (7.47%) Data Analytics
13 13 (7.47%) Data Ingestion
13 13 (7.47%) Information Management
13 13 (7.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 80 (45.98%) SQL
2 30 (17.24%) Python
3 20 (11.49%) C#
4 19 (10.92%) R
5 18 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 17 (9.77%) Java
7 10 (5.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 9 (5.17%) JavaScript
9 8 (4.60%) VBA
10 5 (2.87%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.87%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.30%) C
11 4 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.72%) SAS Macro
13 2 (1.15%) Perl
13 2 (1.15%) Ruby
13 2 (1.15%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.57%) C++
14 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (5.75%) Degree
2 5 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.30%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.57%) ACCA
6 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.57%) CIMA
6 1 (0.57%) CISSP
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PMP
6 1 (0.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.02%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.72%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) GDPR
4 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) Terraform
2 4 (2.30%) Ansible
2 4 (2.30%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.72%) Prometheus
3 3 (1.72%) Rancher
4 1 (0.57%) Kibana
4 1 (0.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 61 (35.06%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.37%) Tableau
3 17 (9.77%) Oracle
3 17 (9.77%) SAP
4 8 (4.60%) Google
5 7 (4.02%) Cloudera
6 6 (3.45%) Informatica
7 4 (2.30%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.72%) CA
8 3 (1.72%) CyberArk
8 3 (1.72%) Databricks
8 3 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.72%) Thycotic
9 2 (1.15%) Adobe
9 2 (1.15%) Cognos
9 2 (1.15%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.15%) Pega
9 2 (1.15%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.57%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.57%) Teradata