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 3 months to 25 April 2017 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 / City of London
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 35 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 165 171 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.17% 4.90% 5.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 5.61% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 131 265
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £28.35 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.12 £39.25 £28.75
% change year-on-year -18.16% +36.52%  

Business Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2745 3050 4532
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 86.00% 87.42% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2106 2478 3499
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 39
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.25 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.87% -29.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 132 (39.88%) SQL
2 122 (36.86%) Finance
3 113 (34.14%) SQL Server
4 104 (31.42%) Data Warehouse
5 103 (31.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 99 (29.91%) Microsoft
7 79 (23.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 58 (17.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 55 (16.62%) ETL
10 54 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (14.50%) Analytics
12 47 (14.20%) Data Modelling
12 47 (14.20%) C#
13 43 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
13 43 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
13 43 (12.99%) Power BI
14 38 (11.48%) T-SQL
15 37 (11.18%) Windows
16 36 (10.88%) Degree
17 35 (10.57%) ERP
17 35 (10.57%) SharePoint
17 35 (10.57%) NHS
18 34 (10.27%) Banking
19 33 (9.97%) Marketing
19 33 (9.97%) SQL Server 2008
19 33 (9.97%) SAP
20 32 (9.67%) CRM
20 32 (9.67%) JIRA
21 31 (9.37%) TDD
21 31 (9.37%) Web Services

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 35 (10.57%) SharePoint
2 24 (7.25%) IIS
3 22 (6.65%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (5.14%) SAS
5 8 (2.42%) Apache Spark
6 6 (1.81%) Apache
6 6 (1.81%) CMS
7 4 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.60%) Drupal
8 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.60%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (4.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.72%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.60%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.60%) SPSS
7 1 (0.30%) Stata
Business Applications
1 30 (9.06%) Dynamics AX
2 28 (8.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (3.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (2.42%) Magento
5 7 (2.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.91%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.60%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.60%) SunGard GMI
8 1 (0.30%) Cognos Planning
8 1 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.30%) HFM
8 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.30%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 43 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (7.55%) PaaS
3 23 (6.95%) IaaS
4 13 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (3.02%) Office 365
6 5 (1.51%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.60%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (0.60%) Datadog
8 2 (0.60%) SaaS
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.30%) Akamai
9 1 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.30%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.30%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.30%) Slack
9 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.51%) Internet
2 4 (1.21%) Firewall
2 4 (1.21%) FTP
3 3 (0.91%) DNS
3 3 (0.91%) Skype
4 2 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.60%) Converged Networks
4 2 (0.60%) DHCP
4 2 (0.60%) DMZ
4 2 (0.60%) HTTP
4 2 (0.60%) LAN
4 2 (0.60%) SAN
4 2 (0.60%) SMTP
4 2 (0.60%) VPN
4 2 (0.60%) WAN
4 2 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.30%) SMS
5 1 (0.30%) SSH
5 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (34.14%) SQL Server
2 104 (31.42%) Data Warehouse
3 103 (31.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 79 (23.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (17.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (12.99%) Power BI
7 33 (9.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (7.55%) Big Data
9 20 (6.04%) NoSQL
10 19 (5.74%) BusinessObjects
11 17 (5.14%) Relational Database
11 17 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (4.23%) QlikView
13 13 (3.93%) Hadoop
14 11 (3.32%) DB2
14 11 (3.32%) MySQL
15 10 (3.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 10 (3.02%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (2.72%) OLAP
17 8 (2.42%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 32 (9.67%) JIRA
2 29 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.23%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.11%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.11%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (0.91%) Subversion
6 2 (0.60%) Bazaar
6 2 (0.60%) Grunt
6 2 (0.60%) gulp
6 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.60%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.60%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.60%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.30%) ERwin
7 1 (0.30%) Maven
7 1 (0.30%) MSTest
7 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.30%) Xcode
General
1 122 (36.86%) Finance
2 34 (10.27%) Banking
3 33 (9.97%) Marketing
4 17 (5.14%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.53%) Retail
6 13 (3.93%) Investment Banking
6 13 (3.93%) Legal
7 12 (3.63%) Electronics
7 12 (3.63%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.72%) Advertising
9 7 (2.11%) Law
10 5 (1.51%) Front Office
11 4 (1.21%) French Language
11 4 (1.21%) Publishing
12 3 (0.91%) Back Office
13 2 (0.60%) Automotive
14 1 (0.30%) Billing
14 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.30%) Games
14 1 (0.30%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 126 (38.07%) Developer
2 74 (22.36%) Analyst
3 51 (15.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 27 (8.16%) Microsoft Developer
5 26 (7.85%) Architect
5 26 (7.85%) Data Analyst
6 25 (7.55%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 22 (6.65%) SQL Developer
8 20 (6.04%) Business Analyst
8 20 (6.04%) Business Developer
8 20 (6.04%) Project Manager
8 20 (6.04%) SSIS Developer
9 19 (5.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 18 (5.44%) Consultant
11 17 (5.14%) Data Architect
12 15 (4.53%) SQL Analyst
13 14 (4.23%) SQL BI Developer
14 13 (3.93%) SSRS Developer
15 11 (3.32%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 11 (3.32%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.37%) Web Services
2 30 (9.06%) .NET
3 25 (7.55%) WCF
4 12 (3.63%) HTML
5 9 (2.72%) jQuery
6 8 (2.42%) COM
6 8 (2.42%) CSS
6 8 (2.42%) MDX
7 6 (1.81%) .NET Framework
7 6 (1.81%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.81%) WPF
7 6 (1.81%) XML
8 5 (1.51%) REST
9 4 (1.21%) Entity Framework
9 4 (1.21%) HTML5
9 4 (1.21%) Middleware
10 3 (0.91%) D3.js
10 3 (0.91%) LAMP
11 2 (0.60%) Gherkin
11 2 (0.60%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (10.57%) NHS
3 23 (6.95%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.14%) Data Structures
5 13 (3.93%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.72%) Fintech
7 7 (2.11%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.81%) User Experience
9 5 (1.51%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.21%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.91%) Equities
11 3 (0.91%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.91%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.91%) PMI
12 2 (0.60%) Clustering
12 2 (0.60%) CMDB
12 2 (0.60%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.18%) Windows
2 17 (5.14%) Linux
3 11 (3.32%) Unix
4 6 (1.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.60%) CentOS
5 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.60%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (16.62%) ETL
2 54 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (14.50%) Analytics
4 47 (14.20%) Data Modelling
5 35 (10.57%) ERP
6 32 (9.67%) CRM
7 31 (9.37%) Scrum
7 31 (9.37%) SDLC
7 31 (9.37%) TDD
8 30 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (8.16%) Migration
10 24 (7.25%) Data Analysis
10 24 (7.25%) Data Management
11 22 (6.65%) Logistics
12 21 (6.34%) Visualisation
13 18 (5.44%) Business Analysis
13 18 (5.44%) E-Commerce
13 18 (5.44%) Project Management
14 16 (4.83%) Dimensional Modelling
14 16 (4.83%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (39.88%) SQL
2 47 (14.20%) C#
3 38 (11.48%) T-SQL
4 30 (9.06%) Python
5 22 (6.65%) R
6 20 (6.04%) JavaScript
7 19 (5.74%) C++
8 17 (5.14%) Java
9 12 (3.63%) PHP
10 9 (2.72%) VBA
11 7 (2.11%) Ruby
12 6 (1.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (1.81%) Scala
12 6 (1.81%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.21%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.60%) ES6
14 2 (0.60%) Go
14 2 (0.60%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (10.88%) Degree
2 14 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.51%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.21%) PhD
6 3 (0.91%) MCP
7 2 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.60%) MCITP
7 2 (0.60%) MCSE
7 2 (0.60%) MCTS
7 2 (0.60%) PMP
7 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.30%) CBAP
8 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.34%) Data Quality
2 12 (3.63%) QA
3 6 (1.81%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.91%) MiFID
5 2 (0.60%) EMIR
5 2 (0.60%) HL7
5 2 (0.60%) PMO
6 1 (0.30%) IFRS
6 1 (0.30%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.21%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.60%) Docker
4 2 (0.60%) HDFS
4 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.60%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.60%) XenServer
5 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.21%) Puppet
2 3 (0.91%) Ansible
2 3 (0.91%) SCCM
3 2 (0.60%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.60%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.60%) Salt
3 2 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.60%) Terraform
4 1 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.30%) Nagios
4 1 (0.30%) Oozie
4 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.97%) SAP
3 30 (9.06%) Tableau
4 28 (8.46%) Oracle
5 15 (4.53%) Teradata
6 12 (3.63%) Netezza
7 11 (3.32%) Cognos
8 10 (3.02%) Sybase
9 7 (2.11%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (2.11%) Talend
10 6 (1.81%) Google
11 4 (1.21%) Alteryx
11 4 (1.21%) Informatica
11 4 (1.21%) Splunk
11 4 (1.21%) Symantec
11 4 (1.21%) VMware
12 3 (0.91%) Adobe
12 3 (0.91%) Cisco
12 3 (0.91%) Optimizely
12 3 (0.91%) SnapLogic
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
William-Arthur & Associates
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lafosse Contractors
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £450 to £475 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £539 - £627 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £375.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Head Resourcing
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago