Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 37 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 365 358 399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.15% 5.75% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 6.54% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 278 315
City of London median daily rate £467 £436 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.93% -3.06% +5.88%
10th Percentile £356 £311 £313
90th Percentile £625 £566 £600
Central London median daily rate £463 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +8.82% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £28.00 - £55.00
10th Percentile £21.80 - £50.00
90th Percentile £35.80 - £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £28.00 - £55.00

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 6,237 5,473 6,137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.92% 87.88% 85.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,986 4,354 4,885
City of London median daily rate £510 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 50 57
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.13 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% -2.87% +20.83%
10th Percentile £11.74 £13.73 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.10 £55.00 £52.39
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.62
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.10% +21.38%

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 19 January 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
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 19 January 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 - 1 £425 -
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 185 (50.68%) SQL
2 160 (43.84%) Data Warehouse
3 157 (43.01%) SQL Server
4 137 (37.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 123 (33.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 119 (32.60%) Finance
7 106 (29.04%) Microsoft
8 102 (27.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 99 (27.12%) ETL
10 79 (21.64%) Power BI
11 72 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (18.08%) T-SQL
13 64 (17.53%) Data Modelling
14 49 (13.42%) Analytics
15 42 (11.51%) Tableau
16 39 (10.68%) Migration
17 38 (10.41%) Kimball Methodology
18 36 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (9.86%) Oracle
19 35 (9.59%) C#
20 34 (9.32%) MDX
21 32 (8.77%) ETL Development
22 31 (8.49%) Python
23 30 (8.22%) OLAP
23 30 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
23 30 (8.22%) Marketing
23 30 (8.22%) Visualisation
24 29 (7.95%) Dimensional Modelling
25 28 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
26 27 (7.40%) Hadoop

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 21 (5.75%) Apache Spark
2 20 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.64%) CMS
4 5 (1.37%) SAS
5 4 (1.10%) Apache
6 3 (0.82%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.82%) WordPress
7 2 (0.55%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.27%) Confluence
8 1 (0.27%) Drupal
8 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.27%) eZ Publish
8 1 (0.27%) IIS
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.27%) ThingWorx
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (5.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.55%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) SPSS
5 1 (0.27%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 10 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.82%) Cognos Planning
5 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.27%) HFM
6 1 (0.27%) Magento
6 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.27%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.47%) Office 365
4 8 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (1.37%) SaaS
6 4 (1.10%) GitHub
6 4 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.10%) PaaS
7 3 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.82%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.82%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (0.82%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.55%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.55%) IaaS
8 2 (0.55%) Yammer
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.10%) Intranet
2 2 (0.55%) SMS
3 1 (0.27%) DNS
3 1 (0.27%) Firewall
3 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.27%) Modbus
3 1 (0.27%) MQTT
3 1 (0.27%) Network Security
3 1 (0.27%) SAN
3 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (43.84%) Data Warehouse
2 157 (43.01%) SQL Server
3 137 (37.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 123 (33.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 102 (27.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 79 (21.64%) Power BI
7 30 (8.22%) OLAP
8 27 (7.40%) BusinessObjects
8 27 (7.40%) Hadoop
9 26 (7.12%) Big Data
10 24 (6.58%) QlikView
11 23 (6.30%) Relational Database
12 19 (5.21%) SQL Server 2016
13 17 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (4.38%) SQL Server 2014
15 15 (4.11%) Apache Hive
15 15 (4.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 15 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (3.56%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 13 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.01%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.64%) JIRA
4 5 (1.37%) ERwin
4 5 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.82%) Subversion
6 2 (0.55%) Toad
7 1 (0.27%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.27%) Chocolatey
7 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.27%) gulp
7 1 (0.27%) JBehave
7 1 (0.27%) Maven
7 1 (0.27%) Moq
7 1 (0.27%) MSTest
7 1 (0.27%) Selenium
7 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 119 (32.60%) Finance
2 30 (8.22%) Marketing
3 15 (4.11%) Banking
3 15 (4.11%) Law
3 15 (4.11%) Retail
4 10 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.47%) Electronics
5 9 (2.47%) Legal
5 9 (2.47%) Publishing
5 9 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.10%) Advertising
8 3 (0.82%) Back Office
9 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 173 (47.40%) Developer
2 88 (24.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 63 (17.26%) Analyst
4 47 (12.88%) SSIS Developer
5 36 (9.86%) SQL Developer
5 36 (9.86%) SSAS Developer
6 34 (9.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 34 (9.32%) SSRS Developer
7 23 (6.30%) Architect
7 23 (6.30%) Business Analyst
8 21 (5.75%) Consultant
9 20 (5.48%) SQL BI Developer
10 19 (5.21%) Project Manager
11 15 (4.11%) Business Developer
11 15 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 15 (4.11%) Power BI Developer
11 15 (4.11%) Tableau Developer
12 12 (3.29%) .NET Developer
12 12 (3.29%) SQL Analyst
13 10 (2.74%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.32%) MDX
2 24 (6.58%) .NET
3 18 (4.93%) CSS
3 18 (4.93%) XML
4 16 (4.38%) Kafka
5 12 (3.29%) PySpark
6 10 (2.74%) JSON
7 9 (2.47%) HTML
7 9 (2.47%) SOAP
8 8 (2.19%) jQuery
9 7 (1.92%) Node.js
10 6 (1.64%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.64%) Web Services
11 5 (1.37%) Sass
12 4 (1.10%) REST
12 4 (1.10%) RESTful
13 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.82%) HTML5
13 3 (0.82%) Spring
14 2 (0.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.66%) NHS
3 13 (3.56%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.01%) Reinsurance
5 8 (2.19%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.92%) Replication
7 6 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.64%) User Experience
8 5 (1.37%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.10%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.82%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.55%) iPad
11 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.55%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.55%) RIA
11 2 (0.55%) Social Media
12 1 (0.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.56%) Linux
2 12 (3.29%) Unix
3 7 (1.92%) Windows
4 4 (1.10%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) Android
6 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (27.12%) ETL
2 72 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (17.53%) Data Modelling
4 49 (13.42%) Analytics
5 39 (10.68%) Migration
6 38 (10.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 32 (8.77%) ETL Development
8 30 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (8.22%) Visualisation
9 29 (7.95%) Dimensional Modelling
10 26 (7.12%) Data Management
10 26 (7.12%) Data Migration
11 23 (6.30%) SDLC
12 20 (5.48%) DevOps
12 20 (5.48%) Scrum
13 19 (5.21%) Data Analysis
14 17 (4.66%) E-Commerce
15 15 (4.11%) CRM
15 15 (4.11%) Project Management
15 15 (4.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 185 (50.68%) SQL
2 66 (18.08%) T-SQL
3 35 (9.59%) C#
4 31 (8.49%) Python
5 27 (7.40%) JavaScript
6 24 (6.58%) Java
7 16 (4.38%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.84%) Shell Script
9 13 (3.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 10 (2.74%) R
11 8 (2.19%) PHP
11 8 (2.19%) VBA
12 7 (1.92%) MUMPS
12 7 (1.92%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.64%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.64%) VB
14 3 (0.82%) C++
15 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.55%) Perl
15 2 (0.55%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 16 (4.38%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.29%) Degree
3 5 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.10%) ACCA
4 4 (1.10%) CIMA
4 4 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.55%) MCSE
6 2 (0.55%) PhD
7 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.27%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.27%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.38%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.84%) QA
3 7 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.10%) GDPR
4 4 (1.10%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.27%) MiFID
5 1 (0.27%) PMO
5 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (4.11%) Apache Flume
2 14 (3.84%) HDFS
3 3 (0.82%) Docker
4 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (3.29%) Oozie
2 10 (2.74%) Ambari
3 2 (0.55%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.55%) Puppet
3 2 (0.55%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.55%) Sysdig
4 1 (0.27%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) Grafana
4 1 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.27%) Kibana
4 1 (0.27%) logstash
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.27%) SCCM
4 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.27%) Terraform
4 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (29.04%) Microsoft
2 42 (11.51%) Tableau
3 36 (9.86%) Oracle
4 19 (5.21%) Informatica
5 16 (4.38%) Cognos
5 16 (4.38%) SAP
6 10 (2.74%) IBM
7 6 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.37%) Birst
8 5 (1.37%) Google
8 5 (1.37%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (1.37%) Netezza
9 4 (1.10%) Vertica
10 2 (0.55%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.55%) Hortonworks
10 2 (0.55%) hybris
10 2 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (0.55%) Omniture
10 2 (0.55%) Talend
10 2 (0.55%) Teradata