Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 45 40
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 355 345 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.98% 4.79% 5.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 5.34% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 282 265
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £356 £341 £306
90th Percentile £650 £640 £575
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
City of London median hourly rate - £24.75 -
Central London median hourly rate - £24.75 -

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 6,223 6,457 5,812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.24% 89.58% 88.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,915 5,144 4,607
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.45% +5.32% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £319
90th Percentile £675 £688 £670
Central London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 60 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.15 £13.75
90th Percentile £34.00 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.17% +6.58% -5.00%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 - 2 £375 -
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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.

1 195 (54.93%) SQL
2 127 (35.77%) SQL Server
2 127 (35.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 126 (35.49%) Power BI
4 121 (34.08%) Finance
5 111 (31.27%) Data Warehouse
6 104 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
7 99 (27.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 94 (26.48%) Microsoft
9 87 (24.51%) ETL
10 85 (23.94%) Data Modelling
11 79 (22.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 68 (19.15%) T-SQL
13 67 (18.87%) Visualisation
14 65 (18.31%) Analytics
15 56 (15.77%) Tableau
16 54 (15.21%) Microsoft Azure
17 52 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
18 41 (11.55%) Oracle
18 41 (11.55%) Data Analysis
19 35 (9.86%) Scrum
20 34 (9.58%) Big Data
21 32 (9.01%) Python
21 32 (9.01%) Microsoft Excel
21 32 (9.01%) Relational Database
22 31 (8.73%) Java
22 31 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
23 30 (8.45%) Data Visualisation
23 30 (8.45%) Hadoop
24 27 (7.61%) Data Quality

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 22 (6.20%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.10%) SAS
3 10 (2.82%) Confluence
3 10 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.54%) Apache
5 6 (1.69%) CMS
6 3 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.56%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.28%) IIS
8 1 (0.28%) JBoss
8 1 (0.28%) Luigi
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (9.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.28%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 54 (15.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (6.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.69%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (1.69%) SaaS
5 5 (1.41%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (1.41%) Office 365
6 4 (1.13%) PaaS
7 3 (0.85%) IaaS
8 2 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.28%) GitHub
9 1 (0.28%) Route 53
9 1 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.28%) Broadband
1 1 (0.28%) CTI
1 1 (0.28%) DHCP
1 1 (0.28%) DNS
1 1 (0.28%) Firewall
1 1 (0.28%) Intranet
1 1 (0.28%) LAN
1 1 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (0.28%) Skype
1 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.28%) VLAN
1 1 (0.28%) VoIP
1 1 (0.28%) WAN
1 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (35.77%) SQL Server
1 127 (35.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 126 (35.49%) Power BI
3 111 (31.27%) Data Warehouse
4 99 (27.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 79 (22.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (9.58%) Big Data
7 32 (9.01%) Relational Database
8 30 (8.45%) Hadoop
9 25 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (5.63%) BigQuery
10 20 (5.63%) NoSQL
10 20 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
11 17 (4.79%) Looker
12 14 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (3.10%) RDBMS
15 10 (2.82%) MongoDB
15 10 (2.82%) OLAP
15 10 (2.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (5.63%) Subversion
2 17 (4.79%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.79%) JIRA
3 12 (3.38%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (2.25%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.25%) FishEye
5 8 (2.25%) jMock
5 8 (2.25%) JUnit
5 8 (2.25%) Maven
6 6 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (1.13%) ERwin
8 3 (0.85%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.56%) Hudson
9 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.56%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 121 (34.08%) Finance
2 21 (5.92%) Banking
3 18 (5.07%) Front Office
4 16 (4.51%) Marketing
4 16 (4.51%) Retail
5 11 (3.10%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.82%) Legal
7 9 (2.54%) Law
8 8 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.25%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.41%) Publishing
10 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.85%) Electronics
11 3 (0.85%) Games
12 2 (0.56%) Advertising
12 2 (0.56%) Back Office
13 1 (0.28%) Automotive
13 1 (0.28%) French Language
13 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (49.58%) Developer
2 101 (28.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 61 (17.18%) Analyst
4 39 (10.99%) SQL Developer
5 32 (9.01%) Consultant
6 28 (7.89%) Architect
7 26 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 24 (6.76%) SSIS Developer
9 22 (6.20%) SQL BI Developer
10 21 (5.92%) SSRS Developer
11 18 (5.07%) Data Analyst
11 18 (5.07%) Data Engineer
11 18 (5.07%) Java Developer
11 18 (5.07%) Power BI Developer
11 18 (5.07%) Senior Developer
12 17 (4.79%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 17 (4.79%) SSAS Developer
13 16 (4.51%) Business Developer
14 13 (3.66%) Data Architect
15 11 (3.10%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.51%) XML
2 13 (3.66%) .NET
3 9 (2.54%) JSON
3 9 (2.54%) Kafka
3 9 (2.54%) Web Services
4 8 (2.25%) REST
4 8 (2.25%) Spring
5 7 (1.97%) MDX
5 7 (1.97%) Spring Batch
5 7 (1.97%) Spring Boot
5 7 (1.97%) Spring MVC
5 7 (1.97%) Spring Security
6 6 (1.69%) Express
6 6 (1.69%) HTML
6 6 (1.69%) lodash
6 6 (1.69%) Mongoose
6 6 (1.69%) Node.js
6 6 (1.69%) Underscore.js
7 5 (1.41%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (1.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.94%) Data Structures
2 14 (3.94%) Fixed Income
3 11 (3.10%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.54%) Virtual Team
5 8 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.97%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.97%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.97%) NHS
6 7 (1.97%) User Experience
7 6 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.69%) Equities
7 6 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.13%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (1.13%) Tandem
9 3 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (0.85%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.85%) Fintech
9 3 (0.85%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.56%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.23%) Unix
2 14 (3.94%) Linux
3 5 (1.41%) Windows
4 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (24.51%) ETL
3 85 (23.94%) Data Modelling
4 67 (18.87%) Visualisation
5 65 (18.31%) Analytics
6 41 (11.55%) Data Analysis
7 35 (9.86%) Scrum
8 31 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (8.45%) Data Visualisation
10 25 (7.04%) Data Management
10 25 (7.04%) SDLC
11 24 (6.76%) Data Integration
11 24 (6.76%) Migration
12 23 (6.48%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (5.92%) E-Commerce
14 20 (5.63%) Project Management
15 18 (5.07%) BDD
15 18 (5.07%) Data Analytics
15 18 (5.07%) TDD
16 17 (4.79%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 195 (54.93%) SQL
2 68 (19.15%) T-SQL
3 32 (9.01%) Python
4 31 (8.73%) Java
5 22 (6.20%) C#
6 16 (4.51%) Java 8
6 16 (4.51%) R
7 13 (3.66%) JavaScript
7 13 (3.66%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.38%) VBA
9 11 (3.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 11 (3.10%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.82%) Scala
11 6 (1.69%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.85%) XPath
12 3 (0.85%) XQuery
13 2 (0.56%) C++
13 2 (0.56%) U-SQL
13 2 (0.56%) VB
14 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (4.23%) Degree
2 7 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.13%) ISEB
4 3 (0.85%) CISA
4 3 (0.85%) CISM
4 3 (0.85%) CISSP
4 3 (0.85%) CRISC
4 3 (0.85%) MCSA
4 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.56%) MCSE
5 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.28%) CIMA
6 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.61%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.69%) GDPR
3 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.85%) QA
4 2 (0.56%) EMIR
4 2 (0.56%) MiFID
4 2 (0.56%) PMO
5 1 (0.28%) Basel III
5 1 (0.28%) IFRS
5 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.25%) HDFS
2 6 (1.69%) Apache Flume
2 6 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.28%) Docker
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (0.85%) Ansible
2 2 (0.56%) Terraform
3 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) SCCM
3 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (26.48%) Microsoft
2 56 (15.77%) Tableau
3 41 (11.55%) Oracle
4 23 (6.48%) Google
5 20 (5.63%) SAP
6 11 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.54%) Atlassian
7 9 (2.54%) Sybase
8 7 (1.97%) Alteryx
8 7 (1.97%) IBM
9 6 (1.69%) Escenic
9 6 (1.69%) Informatica
9 6 (1.69%) Talend
10 4 (1.13%) Adobe
10 4 (1.13%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (0.85%) BISAM
11 3 (0.85%) Cadence
11 3 (0.85%) FactSet
11 3 (0.85%) Jaspersoft
11 3 (0.85%) Netezza