Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 2018 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 36 32
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 0
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 346 334 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.91% 5.44% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.59% 6.24% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 259 271
City of London median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £307 £300
90th Percentile £588 £590 £630
Central London median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
City of London median hourly rate £31.25 £28.35 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.25% -48.46% +189.47%
10th Percentile £22.33 £26.92 £50.00
90th Percentile £61.60 £29.77 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £31.25 £28.35 £55.00
% change year-on-year +10.25% -48.46% +161.90%

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 6,193 5,354 5,717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.97% 87.21% 87.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,906 4,173 4,550
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £339 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 44 64
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.85 £21.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.46% -3.92% +8.49%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.50 £12.33
90th Percentile £38.50 £29.77 £53.53
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.44 £21.48
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.80% +13.07%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 April 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
London Bridge - 2 £450 -
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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.

1 176 (50.87%) SQL
2 133 (38.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 130 (37.57%) SQL Server
4 124 (35.84%) Data Warehouse
5 122 (35.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 111 (32.08%) Microsoft
7 107 (30.92%) Finance
8 103 (29.77%) Power BI
9 95 (27.46%) ETL
10 88 (25.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 61 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
12 58 (16.76%) Analytics
13 54 (15.61%) T-SQL
14 52 (15.03%) Tableau
15 44 (12.72%) Data Modelling
16 42 (12.14%) C#
17 39 (11.27%) Migration
17 39 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
18 37 (10.69%) Visualisation
18 37 (10.69%) Marketing
19 35 (10.12%) .NET
20 33 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
22 27 (7.80%) JavaScript
22 27 (7.80%) Python
23 25 (7.23%) Oracle
23 25 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
23 25 (7.23%) SDLC
24 24 (6.94%) Data Migration
24 24 (6.94%) Java

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 23 (6.65%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.76%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.31%) SAS
4 6 (1.73%) Apache
5 4 (1.16%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.87%) CMS
6 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.58%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.58%) WordPress
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.29%) IIS
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.29%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 22 (6.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.58%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.29%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 10 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.87%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.87%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.58%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.29%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.29%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.29%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 39 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.60%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (2.02%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 6 (1.73%) Office 365
6 6 (1.73%) SaaS
7 5 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (1.45%) PaaS
8 3 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.87%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.87%) Route 53
8 3 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.58%) IaaS
9 2 (0.58%) MailChimp
9 2 (0.58%) Yammer
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.60%) Intranet
2 6 (1.73%) DNS
3 5 (1.45%) Internet
4 3 (0.87%) Firewall
4 3 (0.87%) HTTP
4 3 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.87%) X.509
5 2 (0.58%) Network Security
5 2 (0.58%) SMS
6 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.29%) Modbus
6 1 (0.29%) MQTT
6 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (38.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 130 (37.57%) SQL Server
3 124 (35.84%) Data Warehouse
4 122 (35.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 103 (29.77%) Power BI
6 88 (25.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (6.36%) Big Data
7 22 (6.36%) BusinessObjects
7 22 (6.36%) QlikView
8 21 (6.07%) Hadoop
9 19 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (5.20%) OLAP
11 14 (4.05%) Relational Database
12 13 (3.76%) Data Lake
12 13 (3.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 12 (3.47%) PowerPivot
13 12 (3.47%) SQL Server 2016
14 10 (2.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (2.89%) NoSQL
14 10 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (2.31%) Git (software)
1 8 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.02%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.73%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.16%) JIRA
4 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.87%) Artifactory
5 3 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.58%) Chocolatey
6 2 (0.58%) ERwin
6 2 (0.58%) GitLab
6 2 (0.58%) PeopleTools
6 2 (0.58%) webpack
7 1 (0.29%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.29%) Subversion
7 1 (0.29%) Toad
7 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 107 (30.92%) Finance
2 37 (10.69%) Marketing
3 15 (4.34%) Law
4 14 (4.05%) Banking
4 14 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.76%) Electronics
5 13 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.76%) Retail
6 11 (3.18%) Legal
7 5 (1.45%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.45%) Publishing
8 4 (1.16%) Back Office
9 2 (0.58%) Advertising
9 2 (0.58%) International Banking
9 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) Front Office
10 1 (0.29%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 164 (47.40%) Developer
2 78 (22.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 64 (18.50%) Analyst
4 40 (11.56%) SSIS Developer
5 33 (9.54%) SSRS Developer
6 30 (8.67%) SSAS Developer
7 29 (8.38%) SQL Developer
8 27 (7.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 27 (7.80%) Consultant
9 20 (5.78%) Architect
10 19 (5.49%) Business Analyst
11 18 (5.20%) Power BI Developer
12 17 (4.91%) .NET Developer
13 16 (4.62%) SQL BI Developer
14 14 (4.05%) Business Developer
14 14 (4.05%) Project Manager
15 13 (3.76%) C# Developer
16 12 (3.47%) Analyst Developer
16 12 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
16 12 (3.47%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.12%) .NET
2 24 (6.94%) XML
3 22 (6.36%) MDX
4 16 (4.62%) CSS
5 12 (3.47%) JSON
5 12 (3.47%) SOAP
6 8 (2.31%) HTML
7 7 (2.02%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.02%) Web Services
8 6 (1.73%) jQuery
8 6 (1.73%) REST
9 5 (1.45%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.45%) RESTful
10 4 (1.16%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.16%) Kafka
10 4 (1.16%) LDAP
10 4 (1.16%) Lucene
10 4 (1.16%) Node.js
10 4 (1.16%) Sass
10 4 (1.16%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.91%) NHS
3 14 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.89%) User Experience
6 7 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.02%) Replication
6 7 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.73%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.73%) Reference Data
7 6 (1.73%) Reinsurance
8 4 (1.16%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.16%) Fintech
9 3 (0.87%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.87%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.87%) RIA
9 3 (0.87%) Social Media
10 2 (0.58%) Blog
10 2 (0.58%) iPad
10 2 (0.58%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.18%) Linux
2 9 (2.60%) Windows
3 8 (2.31%) Unix
4 4 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (27.46%) ETL
2 61 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (16.76%) Analytics
4 44 (12.72%) Data Modelling
5 39 (11.27%) Migration
6 37 (10.69%) Visualisation
7 28 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (7.23%) SDLC
9 24 (6.94%) Data Migration
10 23 (6.65%) Data Management
11 22 (6.36%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (6.07%) Data Analysis
12 21 (6.07%) Data Visualisation
13 20 (5.78%) ETL Development
13 20 (5.78%) Kimball Methodology
14 19 (5.49%) E-Commerce
14 19 (5.49%) Web Development
15 18 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (5.20%) Scrum
16 17 (4.91%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 176 (50.87%) SQL
2 54 (15.61%) T-SQL
3 42 (12.14%) C#
4 27 (7.80%) JavaScript
4 27 (7.80%) Python
5 24 (6.94%) Java
6 15 (4.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 11 (3.18%) R
7 11 (3.18%) VBA
8 10 (2.89%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.60%) MUMPS
9 9 (2.60%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.02%) PHP
11 6 (1.73%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.16%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.16%) Scala
12 4 (1.16%) VB
13 3 (0.87%) XPath
14 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.76%) Degree
3 8 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.45%) PhD
5 3 (0.87%) ACCA
5 3 (0.87%) CIMA
6 2 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) ISEB
6 2 (0.58%) MCSE
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.58%) PMP
6 2 (0.58%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.29%) CBAP
7 1 (0.29%) CEH
7 1 (0.29%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.34%) Data Quality
2 12 (3.47%) QA
3 9 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.02%) GDPR
5 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.29%) GCP
5 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.45%) Docker
3 4 (1.16%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.87%) HDFS
5 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (1.45%) Oozie
2 4 (1.16%) Ansible
2 4 (1.16%) Puppet
2 4 (1.16%) Terraform
3 3 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.58%) Ambari
4 2 (0.58%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.29%) Grafana
5 1 (0.29%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.29%) Kibana
5 1 (0.29%) logstash
5 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.29%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.29%) SCCM
5 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 52 (15.03%) Tableau
3 25 (7.23%) Oracle
4 24 (6.94%) SAP
5 19 (5.49%) Informatica
6 15 (4.34%) Cognos
7 12 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (3.18%) IBM
9 5 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.16%) Google
11 3 (0.87%) Alteryx
11 3 (0.87%) Netezza
11 3 (0.87%) Talend
11 3 (0.87%) Vertica
12 2 (0.58%) Aderant
12 2 (0.58%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.58%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.58%) hybris
12 2 (0.58%) Intapp
12 2 (0.58%) Sitecore