Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 49 42
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 325 326 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.00% 4.63% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.55% 5.27% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 262 249
City of London median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £375 £350 £267
90th Percentile £645 £611 £605
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
City of London median hourly rate £33.53 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.42% +2.33% -
10th Percentile £21.55 £21.00 £20.05
90th Percentile £48.45 £23.00 £93.86
Central London median hourly rate £33.53 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +52.42% +2.33% -

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 5,852 6,189 5,903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.99% 87.87% 89.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,558 4,890 4,566
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £321
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 109 56
City of London median hourly rate £20.67 £18.70 £20.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.51% -8.87% +2.60%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.30 £13.31
90th Percentile £56.50 £30.60 £31.13
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +12.30% - -6.50%

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 -16 7 £550 +46.67%
Moorgate - 4 - -
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 175 (53.85%) SQL
2 145 (44.62%) Power Platform
3 144 (44.31%) Power BI
4 136 (41.85%) SQL Server
5 112 (34.46%) Data Warehouse
6 111 (34.15%) Microsoft
7 108 (33.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 106 (32.62%) Finance
9 99 (30.46%) ETL
10 89 (27.38%) Microsoft Azure
11 79 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
12 78 (24.00%) Analytics
13 74 (22.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 68 (20.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 57 (17.54%) Data Modelling
16 52 (16.00%) Tableau
17 50 (15.38%) Visualisation
17 50 (15.38%) Python
18 49 (15.08%) T-SQL
19 45 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (11.08%) Microsoft Excel
21 35 (10.77%) C#
21 35 (10.77%) Banking
22 34 (10.46%) Big Data
23 31 (9.54%) Migration
24 29 (8.92%) Amazon AWS
24 29 (8.92%) Data Lake
24 29 (8.92%) Azure Data Factory
25 27 (8.31%) Data Analysis
26 26 (8.00%) Marketing

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 15 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.77%) SAS
4 6 (1.85%) Apache
5 4 (1.23%) Confluence
6 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.62%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.62%) IIS
7 2 (0.62%) Jupyter
7 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.31%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (11.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.62%) Mingle
4 1 (0.31%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle FAH
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.62%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.62%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.31%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.31%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 145 (44.62%) Power Platform
2 89 (27.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (8.92%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (8.92%) Azure Data Factory
4 13 (4.00%) Serverless
5 12 (3.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (3.69%) Office 365
6 9 (2.77%) Amazon S3
7 7 (2.15%) PaaS
8 6 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (1.85%) Azure Functions
8 6 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (1.85%) SaaS
9 5 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (1.54%) IaaS
10 4 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.23%) Data Lake Analytics
11 3 (0.92%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.15%) VPN
2 5 (1.54%) SAN
3 4 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.62%) Firewall
4 2 (0.62%) Internet
5 1 (0.31%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) LAN
5 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (44.31%) Power BI
2 136 (41.85%) SQL Server
3 112 (34.46%) Data Warehouse
4 108 (33.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 74 (22.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (20.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (10.46%) Big Data
8 29 (8.92%) Data Lake
9 21 (6.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 20 (6.15%) SQL Server 2017
11 19 (5.85%) Azure SQL Database
11 19 (5.85%) QlikView
11 19 (5.85%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (5.23%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 16 (4.92%) Relational Database
13 16 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (4.62%) SQL Server 2016
15 14 (4.31%) Amazon Redshift
16 13 (4.00%) Hadoop
17 12 (3.69%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 25 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.31%) JIRA
3 9 (2.77%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (2.15%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.23%) ERwin
8 4 (1.23%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.62%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.62%) Selenium
9 2 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.62%) Subversion
10 1 (0.31%) gulp
10 1 (0.31%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.31%) Protractor
10 1 (0.31%) RStudio
10 1 (0.31%) SonarQube
General
1 106 (32.62%) Finance
2 35 (10.77%) Banking
3 26 (8.00%) Marketing
4 21 (6.46%) Investment Banking
5 20 (6.15%) Telecoms
6 19 (5.85%) Electronics
6 19 (5.85%) Manufacturing
6 19 (5.85%) Retail
7 10 (3.08%) Publishing
8 8 (2.46%) Advertising
9 7 (2.15%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.15%) Front Office
9 7 (2.15%) Law
10 6 (1.85%) Legal
11 5 (1.54%) Italian Language
11 5 (1.54%) Spanish Language
12 4 (1.23%) Dutch Language
12 4 (1.23%) French Language
12 4 (1.23%) German Language
12 4 (1.23%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (37.54%) Developer
2 76 (23.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 46 (14.15%) Analyst
4 37 (11.38%) Architect
5 30 (9.23%) Consultant
6 25 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 24 (7.38%) Power BI Developer
8 20 (6.15%) Data Engineer
8 20 (6.15%) SQL BI Developer
9 18 (5.54%) Data Analyst
10 17 (5.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 16 (4.92%) Data Architect
12 14 (4.31%) Business Analyst
13 13 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
14 12 (3.69%) Azure Developer
15 11 (3.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 11 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
16 10 (3.08%) DBA
16 10 (3.08%) ETL Developer
16 10 (3.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.08%) .NET
2 20 (6.15%) XML
3 17 (5.23%) Web Services
4 16 (4.92%) JSON
5 11 (3.38%) HTML
6 9 (2.77%) CSS
7 7 (2.15%) REST
8 6 (1.85%) MDX
9 5 (1.54%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.54%) RESTful
10 4 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.23%) SOAP
11 3 (0.92%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.92%) HTML5
11 3 (0.92%) Kafka
11 3 (0.92%) Node.js
12 2 (0.62%) jQuery
12 2 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.62%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.38%) User Experience
3 9 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (2.77%) Replication
4 8 (2.46%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (2.46%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.54%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.23%) NHS
8 4 (1.23%) Reinsurance
8 4 (1.23%) Social Media
9 3 (0.92%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.92%) Robotics
10 2 (0.62%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.62%) Equities
10 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.62%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.77%) Windows
2 8 (2.46%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.54%) Linux
3 5 (1.54%) Unix
4 4 (1.23%) Android
4 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.62%) VMS
6 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (30.46%) ETL
2 79 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (24.00%) Analytics
4 57 (17.54%) Data Modelling
5 50 (15.38%) Visualisation
6 31 (9.54%) Migration
7 27 (8.31%) Data Analysis
8 26 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 26 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (7.69%) Data Science
9 25 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
10 24 (7.38%) DevOps
11 23 (7.08%) Digital Marketing
11 23 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (6.46%) Data Management
12 21 (6.46%) Programme Management
13 20 (6.15%) Data Visualisation
14 19 (5.85%) Data Integration
15 18 (5.54%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (5.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 175 (53.85%) SQL
2 50 (15.38%) Python
3 49 (15.08%) T-SQL
4 35 (10.77%) C#
5 25 (7.69%) Java
6 17 (5.23%) PowerShell
7 15 (4.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 12 (3.69%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.08%) VBA
10 8 (2.46%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.46%) R
11 6 (1.85%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.23%) Perl
12 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.92%) Scala
14 2 (0.62%) C++
14 2 (0.62%) U-SQL
15 1 (0.31%) ES6
15 1 (0.31%) Java 8
15 1 (0.31%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 16 (4.92%) Degree
2 15 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.69%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.62%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.31%) IIBA
6 1 (0.31%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.31%) MCP
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.31%) PhD
6 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.31%) PMP
6 1 (0.31%) RHCE
6 1 (0.31%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.92%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.38%) QA
3 4 (1.23%) GDPR
4 3 (0.92%) IFRS
4 3 (0.92%) SLA
4 3 (0.92%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.62%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.62%) RMADS
6 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (2.77%) Docker
2 8 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.62%) HDFS
3 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.46%) AirWatch
1 8 (2.46%) SCCM
2 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (0.92%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.62%) Puppet
5 1 (0.31%) Ansible
5 1 (0.31%) Automic
5 1 (0.31%) Control-M
5 1 (0.31%) Suricata
5 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.31%) Terraform
5 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 52 (16.00%) Tableau
3 26 (8.00%) SAP
4 24 (7.38%) Oracle
5 11 (3.38%) Databricks
6 8 (2.46%) Alteryx
6 8 (2.46%) Google
7 6 (1.85%) Adobe
7 6 (1.85%) Cognos
8 5 (1.54%) SnapLogic
9 4 (1.23%) Samsung
10 3 (0.92%) Cloudera
10 3 (0.92%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.62%) IBM
11 2 (0.62%) Informatica
11 2 (0.62%) InterSystems
11 2 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.62%) Sencha
11 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.62%) Teradata