Period
to 17 January 2021

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 January 2021 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 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 30 52
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22 -14
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 106 291 325
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 5.22% 5.86% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 6.61% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 234 262
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +1.82%
10th Percentile £351 £400 £338
90th Percentile £650 £638 £650
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.33 -
Central London median hourly rate £62.50 £22.33 -
% change year-on-year +179.89% - -

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 1,811 4,401 6,010
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.12% 88.55% 88.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,342 3,453 4,738
Median daily rate £525 £515 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.94% +0.49% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £315
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £511 £513
% change year-on-year +0.39% -0.29% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 49 69
Median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.50% +5.26% +1.60%
10th Percentile £13.63 £12.03 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £52.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate £27.00 £20.42 £19.25
% change year-on-year +32.26% +6.05% +1.32%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London.

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 17 January 2021. 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
Moorgate +16 2 £475 -13.64%
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 53 (50.00%) SQL
2 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (42.45%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (42.45%) Power BI
3 45 (42.45%) Power Platform
4 39 (36.79%) Azure
5 37 (34.91%) Data Modelling
6 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
7 27 (25.47%) ETL
8 26 (24.53%) Insurtech
9 22 (20.75%) Finance
9 22 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (17.92%) Data Ingestion
11 19 (17.92%) Analytics
12 17 (16.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
13 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 15 (14.15%) Python
14 15 (14.15%) Data Lake
15 14 (13.21%) Requirements Gathering
15 14 (13.21%) Workshop Facilitation
15 14 (13.21%) Azure Data Factory
15 14 (13.21%) Data Analysis
16 13 (12.26%) Migration
16 13 (12.26%) Oracle
17 12 (11.32%) Management Information System
17 12 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (11.32%) Tableau
18 11 (10.38%) AWS

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 8 (7.55%) SAS
2 3 (2.83%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.89%) Apache
3 2 (1.89%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.94%) Confluence
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.94%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.94%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 45 (42.45%) Power Platform
2 39 (36.79%) Azure
3 14 (13.21%) Azure Data Factory
4 11 (10.38%) AWS
5 6 (5.66%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (3.77%) GCP
6 4 (3.77%) IaaS
6 4 (3.77%) Office 365
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.89%) Power Automate
7 2 (1.89%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.94%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.94%) Logic Apps
8 1 (0.94%) Serverless
8 1 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (42.45%) Data Warehouse
1 45 (42.45%) Power BI
2 20 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
3 17 (16.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (14.15%) Data Lake
5 12 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (11.32%) Tableau
6 9 (8.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (6.60%) Big Data
7 7 (6.60%) Hadoop
7 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.66%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (4.72%) MySQL
9 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.77%) MS Access
10 4 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (2.83%) SAS EBI
12 2 (1.89%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Cypress.io
1 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.77%) Selenium
2 3 (2.83%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.89%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.94%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.94%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.94%) JIRA
4 1 (0.94%) Maven
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.94%) Toad
General
1 22 (20.75%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Retail
4 3 (2.83%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
4 3 (2.83%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.89%) Front Office
5 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.94%) Billing
6 1 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.94%) International Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (26.42%) Developer
2 15 (14.15%) Analyst
3 12 (11.32%) Product Owner
4 10 (9.43%) Consultant
4 10 (9.43%) Data Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Architect
7 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 7 (6.60%) Data Business Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Power BI Consultant
7 7 (6.60%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Technical Business Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Cloud Technical Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) .NET
2 4 (3.77%) JSON
2 4 (3.77%) XML
3 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.89%) MDX
4 1 (0.94%) Anaconda
4 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.94%) Django
4 1 (0.94%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.94%) J2EE
4 1 (0.94%) Kafka
4 1 (0.94%) Node.js
4 1 (0.94%) PySpark
4 1 (0.94%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.94%) REST
4 1 (0.94%) RESTful
4 1 (0.94%) TensorFlow
4 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.89%) User Experience
4 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.94%) AS400
5 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.94%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.94%) iSeries
5 1 (0.94%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.94%) Life Science
5 1 (0.94%) PMI
5 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.94%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.83%) Linux
1 3 (2.83%) Unix
1 3 (2.83%) Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.94%) Solaris
2 1 (0.94%) VMS
2 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.91%) Data Modelling
3 27 (25.47%) ETL
4 26 (24.53%) Insurtech
5 22 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (17.92%) Analytics
6 19 (17.92%) Data Ingestion
7 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 14 (13.21%) Data Analysis
8 14 (13.21%) Requirements Gathering
8 14 (13.21%) Workshop Facilitation
9 13 (12.26%) Migration
10 10 (9.43%) Dashboard Development
11 9 (8.49%) Data Integration
11 9 (8.49%) Data Visualisation
11 9 (8.49%) Product Management
11 9 (8.49%) Strategic Planning
11 9 (8.49%) Visualisation
12 8 (7.55%) Data Management
12 8 (7.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (14.15%) Python
3 11 (10.38%) Java
4 10 (9.43%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.55%) C#
6 6 (5.66%) R
7 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.89%) Perl
9 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.89%) Scala
9 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.89%) VBA
10 1 (0.94%) C
10 1 (0.94%) COBOL
10 1 (0.94%) HiveQL
10 1 (0.94%) PHP
10 1 (0.94%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.77%) Degree
4 2 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.83%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) GDPR
3 1 (0.94%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Docker
1 1 (0.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Ansible
1 1 (0.94%) Control-M
1 1 (0.94%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.26%) Oracle
3 4 (3.77%) Cloudera
3 4 (3.77%) Informatica
3 4 (3.77%) Talend
4 3 (2.83%) Databricks
4 3 (2.83%) Pega
5 2 (1.89%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (0.94%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.94%) BEA
6 1 (0.94%) Birst
6 1 (0.94%) Charles River
6 1 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.94%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.94%) SnapLogic
6 1 (0.94%) Sun
6 1 (0.94%) Vertica
6 1 (0.94%) webMethods