Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 8 April 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 46 47
Rank change year-on-year +15 +1 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 241 322 351
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 5.83% 4.71% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.69% 5.27% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 253 289
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £397 £314 £314
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -28.00% +10.25%
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year +55.56% -34.78% +21.71%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,604 6,106 6,349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.22% 89.40% 89.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,646 4,712 5,047
Median daily rate £525 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +3.55%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £338
90th Percentile £675 £675 £697
Central London median daily rate £511 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -2.67% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 55 87
Median hourly rate £26.22 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.18% +10.00% -2.53%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.76 £11.81
90th Percentile £52.25 £42.61 £46.16
Median hourly rate £32.51 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +51.22% - +13.16%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 8 April 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
London Bridge +51 7 £400 -33.33%
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 8 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 121 (50.21%) SQL
2 91 (37.76%) Data Warehouse
3 90 (37.34%) Power Platform
4 89 (36.93%) Power BI
5 84 (34.85%) Finance
6 74 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (29.46%) Microsoft
8 67 (27.80%) SQL Server
9 65 (26.97%) Analytics
10 62 (25.73%) ETL
11 56 (23.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 47 (19.50%) Data Modelling
12 47 (19.50%) Python
13 45 (18.67%) Azure
14 43 (17.84%) Microsoft Excel
15 36 (14.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 35 (14.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 33 (13.69%) Tableau
18 32 (13.28%) Visualisation
19 28 (11.62%) Data Analysis
20 26 (10.79%) T-SQL
20 26 (10.79%) Kimball Methodology
20 26 (10.79%) DevOps
21 24 (9.96%) Oracle
22 23 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
23 21 (8.71%) SAP
23 21 (8.71%) Data Science
24 20 (8.30%) SDLC
24 20 (8.30%) Data Analytics
24 20 (8.30%) R

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 13 (5.39%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.15%) SAS
3 4 (1.66%) Confluence
4 3 (1.24%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (0.83%) DataSynapse
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.41%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.41%) Mule
6 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 43 (17.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.83%) InDesign
3 2 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.07%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.41%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.41%) HFM
2 1 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.41%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Bank Analyzer
2 1 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 90 (37.34%) Power Platform
2 45 (18.67%) Azure
3 17 (7.05%) AWS
4 16 (6.64%) GCP
5 11 (4.56%) PowerApps
6 10 (4.15%) Microsoft Flow
7 9 (3.73%) Azure Data Factory
8 5 (2.07%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (2.07%) Office 365
9 4 (1.66%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (1.66%) Azure Functions
9 4 (1.66%) Google Analytics
9 4 (1.66%) Serverless
10 3 (1.24%) OneDrive
10 3 (1.24%) Yammer
11 2 (0.83%) GitHub
11 2 (0.83%) Google Docs
12 1 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.41%) IaaS
12 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (37.76%) Data Warehouse
2 89 (36.93%) Power BI
3 67 (27.80%) SQL Server
4 56 (23.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (14.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (14.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (7.05%) Relational Database
8 15 (6.22%) Big Data
8 15 (6.22%) QlikView
9 13 (5.39%) Data Lake
10 12 (4.98%) NoSQL
11 11 (4.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 10 (4.15%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (3.73%) Data Mining
13 9 (3.73%) Hadoop
13 9 (3.73%) OLAP
13 9 (3.73%) PowerPivot
14 8 (3.32%) Azure SQL Database
15 7 (2.90%) SAP Data Services
15 7 (2.90%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (4.15%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.32%) JIRA
3 7 (2.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (2.07%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.07%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.07%) Selenium
5 3 (1.24%) Subversion
6 2 (0.83%) GitLab
6 2 (0.83%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.41%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.41%) Gradle
7 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) Moq
7 1 (0.41%) MSTest
7 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 84 (34.85%) Finance
2 18 (7.47%) Marketing
3 15 (6.22%) Public Sector
4 12 (4.98%) Banking
5 7 (2.90%) Law
6 6 (2.49%) Electronics
6 6 (2.49%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.07%) Front Office
8 4 (1.66%) Legal
8 4 (1.66%) Publishing
9 3 (1.24%) Fire and Rescue
9 3 (1.24%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.83%) Back Office
11 1 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.41%) Games
11 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (31.12%) Developer
2 63 (26.14%) Analyst
3 38 (15.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 26 (10.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 24 (9.96%) Data Analyst
6 22 (9.13%) Architect
7 18 (7.47%) SQL Developer
8 17 (7.05%) Consultant
8 17 (7.05%) SQL Analyst
9 16 (6.64%) Business Analyst
9 16 (6.64%) Power BI Developer
10 14 (5.81%) Data Architect
11 13 (5.39%) Technical Analyst
12 12 (4.98%) Product Owner
12 12 (4.98%) SQL Data Analyst
13 11 (4.56%) Data Engineer
14 10 (4.15%) Analyst Developer
14 10 (4.15%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
14 10 (4.15%) Data Warehouse Analyst
14 10 (4.15%) ETL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.39%) MDX
2 11 (4.56%) .NET
3 9 (3.73%) XML
4 5 (2.07%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.07%) HTML
5 3 (1.24%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (0.83%) .NET Core
6 2 (0.83%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.83%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.83%) D3.js
6 2 (0.83%) Entity Framework
6 2 (0.83%) JSON
6 2 (0.83%) Kafka
6 2 (0.83%) LDAP
6 2 (0.83%) REST
6 2 (0.83%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.83%) Spring
6 2 (0.83%) Web Services
7 1 (0.41%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.56%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.73%) User Experience
5 7 (2.90%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.07%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.24%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.24%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.24%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.24%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.83%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.83%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.41%) Derivative
9 1 (0.41%) Equities
9 1 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.41%) NHS
9 1 (0.41%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.07%) Linux
1 5 (2.07%) Unix
2 3 (1.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (26.97%) Analytics
3 62 (25.73%) ETL
4 47 (19.50%) Data Modelling
5 32 (13.28%) Visualisation
6 28 (11.62%) Data Analysis
7 26 (10.79%) DevOps
7 26 (10.79%) Kimball Methodology
8 21 (8.71%) Data Science
9 20 (8.30%) Data Analytics
9 20 (8.30%) SDLC
10 18 (7.47%) Dashboard Development
10 18 (7.47%) Data Governance
10 18 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (6.64%) Data Management
11 16 (6.64%) Machine Learning
12 14 (5.81%) Change Management
12 14 (5.81%) Information Management
12 14 (5.81%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (5.81%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 121 (50.21%) SQL
2 47 (19.50%) Python
3 26 (10.79%) T-SQL
4 20 (8.30%) R
5 19 (7.88%) Java
6 18 (7.47%) C#
7 12 (4.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 11 (4.56%) JavaScript
9 10 (4.15%) Scala
10 9 (3.73%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.90%) VBA
12 6 (2.49%) Go
12 6 (2.49%) Groovy
12 6 (2.49%) Ruby
13 5 (2.07%) C
13 5 (2.07%) C++
13 5 (2.07%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.66%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (3.73%) Degree
1 9 (3.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.32%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.66%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.24%) MCITP
4 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.83%) ACCA
5 2 (0.83%) CIMA
6 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PMP
6 1 (0.41%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.22%) Data Quality
2 13 (5.39%) Solvency II
3 10 (4.15%) IFRS
4 8 (3.32%) GDPR
5 7 (2.90%) QA
6 2 (0.83%) PMO
6 2 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.49%) Terraform
2 4 (1.66%) Kibana
2 4 (1.66%) Puppet
3 2 (0.83%) Control-M
3 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (29.46%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.69%) Tableau
3 24 (9.96%) Oracle
4 21 (8.71%) SAP
5 11 (4.56%) Google
6 6 (2.49%) Adobe
6 6 (2.49%) Alteryx
6 6 (2.49%) Sybase
7 5 (2.07%) Databricks
8 4 (1.66%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.66%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.24%) Netezza
9 3 (1.24%) Tealium
9 3 (1.24%) Teradata
10 2 (0.83%) CA
10 2 (0.83%) DocuSign
10 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.83%) Splunk
10 2 (0.83%) Thycotic
10 2 (0.83%) TIBCO