Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 48 33
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15 0
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 299 343 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.45% 4.89% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 5.51% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 277 259
City of London median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £320 £325 £307
90th Percentile £650 £588 £590
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £438
% change year-on-year - +8.57% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
City of London median hourly rate £22.50 £34.50 £28.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.78% +21.71% -48.46%
10th Percentile £22.25 £22.95 £26.92
90th Percentile £22.75 £65.07 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £34.50 £28.35
% change year-on-year -34.78% +21.71% -48.46%

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 5,970 6,221 5,393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.92% 88.69% 87.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,598 4,925 4,204
City of London median daily rate £525 £505 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +3.06% +3.16%
10th Percentile £325 £336 £313
90th Percentile £675 £695 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 93 44
City of London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -6.46% -3.92%
10th Percentile £11.63 £11.94 £13.50
90th Percentile £56.50 £45.20 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £17.44
% change year-on-year +4.76% +20.41% -18.80%

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 23 April 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
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 23 April 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 -45 1 £600 +33.33%
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 149 (49.83%) SQL
2 126 (42.14%) Power BI
3 109 (36.45%) SQL Server
4 93 (31.10%) Data Warehouse
4 93 (31.10%) Finance
5 92 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 89 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (27.09%) Microsoft
8 79 (26.42%) Analytics
9 69 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 68 (22.74%) Data Modelling
11 65 (21.74%) ETL
12 62 (20.74%) Microsoft Azure
13 58 (19.40%) Visualisation
14 57 (19.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 44 (14.72%) T-SQL
16 41 (13.71%) Tableau
17 40 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
18 38 (12.71%) Python
19 35 (11.71%) Big Data
20 33 (11.04%) Oracle
21 30 (10.03%) Scrum
22 26 (8.70%) Data Analysis
22 26 (8.70%) Data Analytics
22 26 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
22 26 (8.70%) Hadoop
22 26 (8.70%) Git (software)
23 25 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
23 25 (8.36%) Microsoft Excel
24 23 (7.69%) Data Management

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 20 (6.69%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.68%) Apache
3 10 (3.34%) Confluence
3 10 (3.34%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.67%) SAS
5 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.67%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.67%) nginx
6 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.33%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (8.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.34%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.67%) Mingle
5 1 (0.33%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.33%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.34%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.67%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.33%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.33%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.33%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 62 (20.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.35%) Azure Data Factory
4 7 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.01%) PaaS
6 5 (1.67%) Office 365
7 4 (1.34%) SaaS
8 3 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.00%) Google Analytics
8 3 (1.00%) Serverless
9 2 (0.67%) Apigee
9 2 (0.67%) GitHub
9 2 (0.67%) IaaS
9 2 (0.67%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.34%) DNS
1 4 (1.34%) SAN
2 3 (1.00%) HTTP
2 3 (1.00%) X.509
3 1 (0.33%) Firewall
3 1 (0.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (42.14%) Power BI
2 109 (36.45%) SQL Server
3 93 (31.10%) Data Warehouse
4 92 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 69 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (19.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (11.71%) Big Data
8 26 (8.70%) Hadoop
9 22 (7.36%) Relational Database
10 18 (6.02%) Data Lake
10 18 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (5.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (5.35%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (5.02%) SQL Server 2016
14 14 (4.68%) NoSQL
15 12 (4.01%) Star Schema
16 11 (3.68%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (3.34%) Impala
17 10 (3.34%) Oracle Database
18 9 (3.01%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 26 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.35%) JIRA
3 15 (5.02%) Subversion
4 10 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.68%) Maven
6 7 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.34%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.34%) FishEye
6 7 (2.34%) jMock
6 7 (2.34%) JUnit
7 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.67%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.34%) ERwin
9 4 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.00%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.00%) Hudson
11 2 (0.67%) GitLab
11 2 (0.67%) NUnit
11 2 (0.67%) Selenium
11 2 (0.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 93 (31.10%) Finance
2 21 (7.02%) Marketing
3 20 (6.69%) Retail
4 19 (6.35%) Banking
5 16 (5.35%) Front Office
6 11 (3.68%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.34%) Advertising
7 7 (2.34%) Electronics
7 7 (2.34%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.01%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.67%) Law
9 5 (1.67%) Legal
9 5 (1.67%) Spanish Language
10 4 (1.34%) Dutch Language
10 4 (1.34%) French Language
10 4 (1.34%) German Language
10 4 (1.34%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.34%) Publishing
11 3 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 128 (42.81%) Developer
2 69 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 48 (16.05%) Analyst
4 26 (8.70%) Power BI Developer
5 21 (7.02%) Architect
5 21 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 21 (7.02%) Consultant
5 21 (7.02%) SQL Developer
6 16 (5.35%) Data Engineer
7 15 (5.02%) Business Analyst
8 14 (4.68%) Data Analyst
9 13 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.68%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 11 (3.68%) DBA
11 11 (3.68%) SQL BI Developer
12 10 (3.34%) Java Developer
12 10 (3.34%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.34%) SQL DBA
13 9 (3.01%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.68%) MDX
1 14 (4.68%) XML
2 12 (4.01%) JSON
3 10 (3.34%) .NET
4 9 (3.01%) HTML
5 8 (2.68%) Node.js
6 7 (2.34%) Web Services
7 6 (2.01%) CSS
7 6 (2.01%) RESTful
8 5 (1.67%) Express
8 5 (1.67%) Kafka
8 5 (1.67%) lodash
8 5 (1.67%) Mongoose
8 5 (1.67%) Underscore.js
9 3 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (1.00%) JSON Schema
9 3 (1.00%) OAuth
9 3 (1.00%) OAuth2
9 3 (1.00%) React
9 3 (1.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.34%) NHS
3 9 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.34%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.34%) Replication
5 6 (2.01%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.01%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.01%) User Experience
6 5 (1.67%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.34%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.00%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.00%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.00%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.67%) Equities
9 2 (0.67%) iPad
9 2 (0.67%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.68%) Linux
2 11 (3.68%) Unix
3 10 (3.34%) Windows
4 2 (0.67%) CoreOS
4 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.33%) SUSE
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (26.42%) Analytics
3 68 (22.74%) Data Modelling
4 65 (21.74%) ETL
5 58 (19.40%) Visualisation
6 30 (10.03%) Scrum
7 26 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 26 (8.70%) Data Analytics
7 26 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
8 25 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (7.69%) Data Management
10 22 (7.36%) Decision-Making
10 22 (7.36%) Migration
11 21 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (6.69%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (6.69%) SDLC
13 19 (6.35%) Data Integration
13 19 (6.35%) Kimball Methodology
14 18 (6.02%) Project Management
15 16 (5.35%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 149 (49.83%) SQL
2 44 (14.72%) T-SQL
3 38 (12.71%) Python
4 22 (7.36%) Java
5 15 (5.02%) C#
6 14 (4.68%) JavaScript
6 14 (4.68%) R
7 13 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.68%) PL/SQL
9 10 (3.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 8 (2.68%) Java 8
10 8 (2.68%) VBA
11 4 (1.34%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.34%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.00%) C++
12 3 (1.00%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.00%) XPath
13 2 (0.67%) PHP
13 2 (0.67%) Ruby
13 2 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (4.01%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.34%) Degree
2 10 (3.34%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.00%) MCSA
4 3 (1.00%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.67%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.33%) PhD
6 1 (0.33%) PMP
6 1 (0.33%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.35%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.67%) QA
3 4 (1.34%) PMO
4 3 (1.00%) SLA
5 1 (0.33%) EMIR
5 1 (0.33%) GAAP
5 1 (0.33%) IFRS
5 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.33%) MiFID
5 1 (0.33%) RMADS
5 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (2.34%) HDFS
2 5 (1.67%) Docker
2 5 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.34%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.67%) Ceph
4 2 (0.67%) etcd
4 2 (0.67%) flannel
4 2 (0.67%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.67%) SkyDNS
4 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.34%) Ansible
2 3 (1.00%) Puppet
3 2 (0.67%) Graphite
3 2 (0.67%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.67%) Prometheus
3 2 (0.67%) rkt
3 2 (0.67%) Sysdig
4 1 (0.33%) Automic
4 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 81 (27.09%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.71%) Tableau
3 33 (11.04%) Oracle
4 21 (7.02%) SAP
5 9 (3.01%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.01%) Cognos
6 8 (2.68%) Adobe
6 8 (2.68%) IBM
7 7 (2.34%) Sybase
8 6 (2.01%) Alteryx
8 6 (2.01%) Google
9 4 (1.34%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.00%) BISAM
11 2 (0.67%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.67%) Informatica
11 2 (0.67%) OpenText
11 2 (0.67%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.67%) Talend
11 2 (0.67%) Workday