Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 42 41
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 331 330 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.73% 4.86% 5.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 5.46% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 245 276
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £363 £283 £290
90th Percentile £619 £629 £575
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
City of London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.33% - -
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year +2.33% - -

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 6,048 6,049 5,833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.39% 89.15% 87.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,815 4,753 4,684
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 57 51
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -4.32%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 £375 -
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 180 (54.38%) SQL
2 127 (38.37%) Finance
2 127 (38.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 124 (37.46%) SQL Server
4 117 (35.35%) Power BI
5 114 (34.44%) Data Warehouse
6 105 (31.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 93 (28.10%) Microsoft
8 91 (27.49%) Agile Software Development
9 90 (27.19%) ETL
10 78 (23.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 69 (20.85%) T-SQL
12 65 (19.64%) Analytics
13 57 (17.22%) Data Modelling
13 57 (17.22%) Tableau
14 46 (13.90%) Visualisation
15 44 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
16 42 (12.69%) C#
17 37 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
18 33 (9.97%) Data Analysis
19 32 (9.67%) Scrum
19 32 (9.67%) Microsoft Excel
20 31 (9.37%) Oracle
21 28 (8.46%) Python
22 27 (8.16%) Java
22 27 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
23 25 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
24 24 (7.25%) Big Data
25 23 (6.95%) Data Visualisation
25 23 (6.95%) Migration

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 14 (4.23%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.42%) SAS
4 6 (1.81%) CMS
5 4 (1.21%) Confluence
6 3 (0.91%) Apache
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.30%) IIS
8 1 (0.30%) Luigi
Applications
1 32 (9.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.30%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.30%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (6.34%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.42%) Office 365
5 5 (1.51%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.21%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.91%) IaaS
7 3 (0.91%) PaaS
8 2 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.60%) Route 53
8 2 (0.60%) SaaS
8 2 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.30%) Serverless
9 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.91%) Firewall
1 3 (0.91%) SMS
2 2 (0.60%) DNS
2 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.30%) Broadband
3 1 (0.30%) CTI
3 1 (0.30%) DHCP
3 1 (0.30%) LAN
3 1 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.30%) Skype
3 1 (0.30%) VLAN
3 1 (0.30%) VoIP
3 1 (0.30%) WAN
3 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (38.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 124 (37.46%) SQL Server
3 117 (35.35%) Power BI
4 114 (34.44%) Data Warehouse
5 105 (31.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 78 (23.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (7.25%) Big Data
8 22 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (6.04%) Relational Database
10 18 (5.44%) BigQuery
10 18 (5.44%) Hadoop
11 17 (5.14%) QlikView
12 14 (4.23%) Looker
12 14 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (4.23%) SQL Server 2016
13 11 (3.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 11 (3.32%) NoSQL
13 11 (3.32%) OLAP
14 10 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (3.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.32%) JIRA
1 11 (3.32%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.02%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.72%) Subversion
4 7 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.51%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.21%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.21%) ERwin
6 4 (1.21%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.21%) Maven
7 3 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.91%) FishEye
7 3 (0.91%) jMock
7 3 (0.91%) JUnit
8 2 (0.60%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.60%) Selenium
8 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
General
1 127 (38.37%) Finance
2 22 (6.65%) Banking
3 15 (4.53%) Front Office
4 13 (3.93%) Marketing
5 9 (2.72%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.72%) Law
5 9 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (2.72%) Retail
5 9 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.11%) Legal
7 5 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.21%) Electronics
9 3 (0.91%) Advertising
9 3 (0.91%) Games
9 3 (0.91%) Publishing
10 2 (0.60%) Back Office
11 1 (0.30%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) French Language
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (50.45%) Developer
2 94 (28.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 62 (18.73%) Analyst
4 50 (15.11%) SQL Developer
5 32 (9.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 32 (9.67%) SSIS Developer
6 30 (9.06%) Consultant
7 28 (8.46%) SQL BI Developer
8 27 (8.16%) Architect
9 26 (7.85%) SSRS Developer
10 23 (6.95%) Senior Developer
11 19 (5.74%) Data Analyst
11 19 (5.74%) SSAS Developer
12 15 (4.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 14 (4.23%) Data Architect
13 14 (4.23%) Power BI Developer
14 13 (3.93%) Business Analyst
14 13 (3.93%) Business Developer
14 13 (3.93%) ETL Developer
14 13 (3.93%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.04%) .NET
2 11 (3.32%) XML
3 10 (3.02%) MDX
4 9 (2.72%) REST
5 8 (2.42%) Spring
5 8 (2.42%) Web Services
6 7 (2.11%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.11%) HTML
6 7 (2.11%) JSON
6 7 (2.11%) Kafka
6 7 (2.11%) Spring Batch
6 7 (2.11%) Spring Boot
6 7 (2.11%) Spring MVC
6 7 (2.11%) Spring Security
7 5 (1.51%) WCF
7 5 (1.51%) WF
8 3 (0.91%) Node.js
9 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.60%) CSS
9 2 (0.60%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.83%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.02%) Data Structures
5 9 (2.72%) Fixed Income
5 9 (2.72%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.42%) Reinsurance
7 7 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.11%) User Experience
8 6 (1.81%) Equities
9 5 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.51%) Grid Computing
9 5 (1.51%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.51%) Tandem
10 4 (1.21%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.21%) NHS
10 4 (1.21%) Replication
11 3 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (0.91%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.42%) Windows
2 6 (1.81%) Linux
2 6 (1.81%) Unix
3 3 (0.91%) Windows 10
3 3 (0.91%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (27.49%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (27.19%) ETL
3 65 (19.64%) Analytics
4 57 (17.22%) Data Modelling
5 46 (13.90%) Visualisation
6 33 (9.97%) Data Analysis
7 32 (9.67%) Scrum
8 27 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (6.95%) Data Visualisation
10 23 (6.95%) Migration
11 20 (6.04%) E-Commerce
12 18 (5.44%) SDLC
13 17 (5.14%) Data Management
14 16 (4.83%) Dashboard Development
14 16 (4.83%) Decision-Making
14 16 (4.83%) Kimball Methodology
15 15 (4.53%) ETL Development
16 14 (4.23%) BDD
16 14 (4.23%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 180 (54.38%) SQL
2 69 (20.85%) T-SQL
3 42 (12.69%) C#
4 28 (8.46%) Python
5 27 (8.16%) Java
6 16 (4.83%) VBA
7 14 (4.23%) PowerShell
8 13 (3.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 11 (3.32%) JavaScript
9 11 (3.32%) R
10 10 (3.02%) Java 8
11 8 (2.42%) Scala
12 6 (1.81%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.91%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.91%) U-SQL
13 3 (0.91%) XPath
13 3 (0.91%) XQuery
14 2 (0.60%) C++
14 2 (0.60%) VB
15 1 (0.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (4.83%) Degree
2 8 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.51%) ISEB
3 5 (1.51%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) CISA
4 3 (0.91%) CISM
4 3 (0.91%) CISSP
4 3 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.91%) CRISC
4 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.60%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.60%) MBA
5 2 (0.60%) MCSE
5 2 (0.60%) PhD
5 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.30%) CIMA
6 1 (0.30%) MCP
6 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.34%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.81%) GDPR
3 5 (1.51%) QA
4 4 (1.21%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.60%) Basel III
6 2 (0.60%) EMIR
6 2 (0.60%) MiFID
7 1 (0.30%) HL7
7 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.51%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.21%) HDFS
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.60%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.60%) XenServer
5 1 (0.30%) Docker
5 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Ansible
1 2 (0.60%) Puppet
1 2 (0.60%) SCCM
1 2 (0.60%) Terraform
2 1 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.30%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.30%) Oozie
2 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (28.10%) Microsoft
2 57 (17.22%) Tableau
3 31 (9.37%) Oracle
4 20 (6.04%) Google
5 18 (5.44%) SAP
6 8 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.81%) Escenic
7 6 (1.81%) IBM
8 5 (1.51%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.51%) Cognos
8 5 (1.51%) Teradata
9 4 (1.21%) Cadence
9 4 (1.21%) Informatica
9 4 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.21%) Sybase
10 3 (0.91%) Alteryx
10 3 (0.91%) Jaspersoft
10 3 (0.91%) Netezza
10 3 (0.91%) Talend
11 2 (0.60%) ServiceNow