Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 40 52
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12 -8
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 143 324 320
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 6.42% 4.98% 4.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.28% 5.53% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 277 258
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.72%
10th Percentile £358 £375 £325
90th Percentile £650 £650 £613
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £33.53 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +52.42% +2.33%
Central London median hourly rate - £33.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +52.42% +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 1,965 5,854 6,133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.16% 90.02% 88.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,367 4,578 4,845
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £338 £350 £331
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £515 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 74 104
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.67 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.37% +10.51% -6.50%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.25 £13.27
90th Percentile £51.55 £56.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% +0.05%

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 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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 +37 1 £400 -27.27%
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 70 (48.95%) Power BI
1 70 (48.95%) Power Platform
2 65 (45.45%) SQL
3 56 (39.16%) Data Warehouse
4 54 (37.76%) Microsoft
5 48 (33.57%) Finance
5 48 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (31.47%) Azure
7 37 (25.87%) Analytics
8 34 (23.78%) SQL Server
9 32 (22.38%) Data Modelling
10 30 (20.98%) Microsoft Excel
10 30 (20.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 29 (20.28%) ETL
12 27 (18.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (16.78%) Visualisation
15 23 (16.08%) Python
16 22 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
17 21 (14.69%) DevOps
18 20 (13.99%) C#
19 18 (12.59%) AWS
19 18 (12.59%) Insurtech
19 18 (12.59%) Requirements Gathering
20 17 (11.89%) SDLC
20 17 (11.89%) Tableau
21 16 (11.19%) Dashboard Development
21 16 (11.19%) T-SQL
21 16 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
22 15 (10.49%) Data Analysis

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 10 (6.99%) SAS
2 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.80%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (20.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.70%) InDesign
4 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.40%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.70%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 70 (48.95%) Power Platform
2 45 (31.47%) Azure
3 18 (12.59%) AWS
4 10 (6.99%) GCP
5 6 (4.20%) Office 365
6 5 (3.50%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (2.80%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (2.80%) Power Automate
7 4 (2.80%) PowerApps
8 3 (2.10%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.70%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.70%) Google Docs
9 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Firewall
1 1 (0.70%) Intranet
1 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (48.95%) Power BI
2 56 (39.16%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (23.78%) SQL Server
4 30 (20.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (18.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (8.39%) Big Data
8 9 (6.29%) Data Lake
9 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (5.59%) PowerPivot
10 7 (4.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (4.90%) SAS EBI
11 6 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (4.20%) Hadoop
12 5 (3.50%) SSDT
13 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 4 (2.80%) NoSQL
13 4 (2.80%) OLAP
13 4 (2.80%) QlikView
14 3 (2.10%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.90%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.10%) Selenium
6 2 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.70%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.70%) GitLab
7 1 (0.70%) JIRA
7 1 (0.70%) Maven
7 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 48 (33.57%) Finance
2 15 (10.49%) Marketing
3 14 (9.79%) Public Sector
4 9 (6.29%) Banking
5 8 (5.59%) Electronics
6 7 (4.90%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.10%) Front Office
7 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.10%) Local Government
8 2 (1.40%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.40%) Law
9 1 (0.70%) Back Office
9 1 (0.70%) Billing
9 1 (0.70%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.70%) Legal
9 1 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (32.87%) Developer
2 34 (23.78%) Analyst
3 27 (18.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 16 (11.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 14 (9.79%) Power BI Developer
5 14 (9.79%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (8.39%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 11 (7.69%) Product Owner
8 10 (6.99%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.99%) SQL Analyst
9 9 (6.29%) Architect
9 9 (6.29%) ETL Analyst
10 8 (5.59%) Data Engineer
11 7 (4.90%) Power BI Analyst
12 6 (4.20%) Data Business Analyst
12 6 (4.20%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 6 (4.20%) SQL Data Analyst
12 6 (4.20%) SQL Developer
12 6 (4.20%) Technical Business Analyst
13 5 (3.50%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.90%) .NET
1 7 (4.90%) MDX
2 5 (3.50%) XML
3 4 (2.80%) Node.js
4 3 (2.10%) .NET Core
4 3 (2.10%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (2.10%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (2.10%) SailPoint
4 3 (2.10%) Vue.js
5 2 (1.40%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (1.40%) COM
5 2 (1.40%) D3.js
5 2 (1.40%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.40%) JSON
5 2 (1.40%) LDAP
5 2 (1.40%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (1.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (9.79%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.10%) User Experience
4 2 (1.40%) AS400
4 2 (1.40%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.40%) iSeries
4 2 (1.40%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.40%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.70%) Social Media
5 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.50%) Windows
2 3 (2.10%) Linux
2 3 (2.10%) Unix
3 2 (1.40%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.87%) Analytics
3 32 (22.38%) Data Modelling
4 29 (20.28%) ETL
5 24 (16.78%) Visualisation
6 22 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
7 21 (14.69%) DevOps
8 18 (12.59%) Insurtech
8 18 (12.59%) Requirements Gathering
9 17 (11.89%) SDLC
10 16 (11.19%) Dashboard Development
10 16 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (10.49%) Data Analysis
12 13 (9.09%) Data Ingestion
12 13 (9.09%) Information Management
13 12 (8.39%) Change Management
13 12 (8.39%) Data Visualisation
13 12 (8.39%) Machine Learning
14 10 (6.99%) Data Protection
14 10 (6.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 65 (45.45%) SQL
2 23 (16.08%) Python
3 20 (13.99%) C#
4 16 (11.19%) T-SQL
5 15 (10.49%) R
6 12 (8.39%) Java
7 10 (6.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 8 (5.59%) VBA
9 7 (4.90%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.80%) C
10 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.10%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.40%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.40%) SAS Macro
12 2 (1.40%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.40%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.70%) ABAP
13 1 (0.70%) MUMPS
13 1 (0.70%) VB
13 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (5.59%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.10%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.70%) ACCA
5 1 (0.70%) CIMA
5 1 (0.70%) CISSP
5 1 (0.70%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) Solvency II
2 5 (3.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.40%) QA
4 1 (0.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) Terraform
2 4 (2.80%) Ansible
2 4 (2.80%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.10%) Prometheus
3 3 (2.10%) Rancher
4 1 (0.70%) Kibana
4 1 (0.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 54 (37.76%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.89%) Tableau
3 12 (8.39%) SAP
4 10 (6.99%) Oracle
5 7 (4.90%) Cloudera
6 6 (4.20%) Google
7 3 (2.10%) Alteryx
7 3 (2.10%) CA
7 3 (2.10%) CyberArk
7 3 (2.10%) Informatica
7 3 (2.10%) Thycotic
8 2 (1.40%) Adobe
8 2 (1.40%) Cognos
8 2 (1.40%) Pega
8 2 (1.40%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.70%) Databricks
9 1 (0.70%) DocuSign
9 1 (0.70%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.70%) IBM
9 1 (0.70%) Nintex