Period
to 12 December 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 47 45
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 330 355 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.91% 4.98% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.63% 5.68% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 287 282
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £400 £356 £341
90th Percentile £638 £650 £640
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
City of London median hourly rate £21.92 - £24.75
10th Percentile £21.17 - £20.75
90th Percentile £23.32 - £142.00
Central London median hourly rate £22.33 - £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 4,979 6,248 6,485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.21% 87.59% 89.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,852 4,935 5,167
City of London median daily rate £520 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.46% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £513 £505 £500
% change year-on-year +1.49% +1.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 87 60
City of London median hourly rate £20.83 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +1.60% -6.50%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.31 £13.15
90th Percentile £52.25 £33.80 £31.05
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +10.53% -6.17% +6.58%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 +47 12 £525 +40.00%
Moorgate - 8 £550 -
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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.

1 177 (53.64%) SQL
2 122 (36.97%) Finance
3 121 (36.67%) Power Platform
4 120 (36.36%) Power BI
5 118 (35.76%) Data Warehouse
6 117 (35.45%) SQL Server
7 106 (32.12%) Microsoft
8 95 (28.79%) ETL
9 92 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
9 92 (27.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 81 (24.55%) Azure
11 71 (21.52%) Analytics
12 61 (18.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 61 (18.48%) Python
13 59 (17.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 53 (16.06%) Data Modelling
15 42 (12.73%) Visualisation
16 39 (11.82%) Tableau
16 39 (11.82%) T-SQL
17 35 (10.61%) C#
18 31 (9.39%) Java
19 30 (9.09%) SAP
20 29 (8.79%) Microsoft Excel
20 29 (8.79%) Data Analysis
21 28 (8.48%) Dimensional Modelling
21 28 (8.48%) Public Sector
22 27 (8.18%) DevOps
22 27 (8.18%) Marketing
22 27 (8.18%) AWS
22 27 (8.18%) 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 19 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.73%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.12%) Confluence
4 6 (1.82%) IIS
4 6 (1.82%) SAS
5 5 (1.52%) CMS
5 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.52%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.91%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.30%) Apache
9 1 (0.30%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (8.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.52%) Oracle FAH
3 4 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.21%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (1.21%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (1.21%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (1.21%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.21%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.61%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.61%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.30%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Bank Analyzer
5 1 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 121 (36.67%) Power Platform
2 81 (24.55%) Azure
3 27 (8.18%) AWS
4 25 (7.58%) Azure Data Factory
5 14 (4.24%) GCP
5 14 (4.24%) Office 365
5 14 (4.24%) Serverless
6 11 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (2.73%) Azure Functions
7 9 (2.73%) PaaS
7 9 (2.73%) PowerApps
8 7 (2.12%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.82%) Data Lake Analytics
9 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Flow
9 6 (1.82%) SaaS
10 5 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.52%) GitHub
10 5 (1.52%) npm
11 4 (1.21%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.52%) VPN
2 4 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.91%) DHCP
3 3 (0.91%) DNS
3 3 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.61%) Firewall
4 2 (0.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.30%) Broadband
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (36.36%) Power BI
2 118 (35.76%) Data Warehouse
3 117 (35.45%) SQL Server
4 92 (27.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (18.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (17.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (6.97%) Data Lake
8 22 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
9 20 (6.06%) Big Data
10 19 (5.76%) QlikView
10 19 (5.76%) Relational Database
11 15 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 14 (4.24%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 14 (4.24%) SQL Server 2017
13 13 (3.94%) Amazon Redshift
14 12 (3.64%) Hadoop
15 11 (3.33%) Snowflake Schema
15 11 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
16 10 (3.03%) BigQuery
16 10 (3.03%) Looker
Development Applications
1 24 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.15%) TeamCity
3 16 (4.85%) Visual Studio
4 14 (4.24%) JIRA
5 9 (2.73%) Maven
6 7 (2.12%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.52%) Grunt
8 5 (1.52%) gulp
8 5 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.91%) ERwin
10 3 (0.91%) Selenium
11 2 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.61%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.61%) Moq
11 2 (0.61%) MSTest
11 2 (0.61%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.30%) Mockito
General
1 122 (36.97%) Finance
2 28 (8.48%) Public Sector
3 27 (8.18%) Marketing
4 25 (7.58%) Banking
5 22 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 21 (6.36%) Electronics
6 21 (6.36%) Manufacturing
7 14 (4.24%) Front Office
8 9 (2.73%) Publishing
9 7 (2.12%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.52%) Law
10 5 (1.52%) Retail
11 4 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.21%) General Ledger
11 4 (1.21%) International Banking
12 3 (0.91%) Fire and Rescue
13 1 (0.30%) German Language
13 1 (0.30%) Housing Association
13 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 145 (43.94%) Developer
2 75 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 51 (15.45%) Analyst
4 35 (10.61%) Architect
5 31 (9.39%) Consultant
6 29 (8.79%) SQL Developer
7 28 (8.48%) Power BI Developer
8 27 (8.18%) Data Architect
9 21 (6.36%) Data Analyst
10 19 (5.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 18 (5.45%) SQL BI Developer
12 17 (5.15%) Business Analyst
13 15 (4.55%) Data Engineer
13 15 (4.55%) Senior Developer
14 13 (3.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 13 (3.94%) SSIS Developer
15 12 (3.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 10 (3.03%) ETL Developer
16 10 (3.03%) SSAS Developer
16 10 (3.03%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.58%) .NET
2 15 (4.55%) XML
3 13 (3.94%) HTML
4 11 (3.33%) MDX
5 10 (3.03%) Web Services
6 8 (2.42%) AngularJS
6 8 (2.42%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.42%) CSS
6 8 (2.42%) JSON
7 7 (2.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (2.12%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (1.82%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (1.52%) REST
10 4 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.21%) Kafka
10 4 (1.21%) XBRL
11 3 (0.91%) Node.js
11 3 (0.91%) NumPy
11 3 (0.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.94%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (3.64%) User Experience
4 10 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.12%) iPad
7 4 (1.21%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.21%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.21%) Social Media
8 3 (0.91%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.91%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.61%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.61%) Equities
9 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.61%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.61%) Replication
9 2 (0.61%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.30%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.30%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.45%) Windows
2 11 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 7 (2.12%) Linux
4 6 (1.82%) Unix
5 4 (1.21%) Android
5 4 (1.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.30%) VMS
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (28.79%) ETL
2 92 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (21.52%) Analytics
4 53 (16.06%) Data Modelling
5 42 (12.73%) Visualisation
6 29 (8.79%) Data Analysis
7 28 (8.48%) Dimensional Modelling
8 27 (8.18%) DevOps
8 27 (8.18%) Migration
9 25 (7.58%) Data Science
10 24 (7.27%) Kimball Methodology
11 23 (6.97%) Decision-Making
11 23 (6.97%) SDLC
12 22 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
13 21 (6.36%) Programme Management
13 21 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (5.76%) Mentoring
14 19 (5.76%) Scrum
15 18 (5.45%) Data Management
16 17 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 177 (53.64%) SQL
2 61 (18.48%) Python
3 39 (11.82%) T-SQL
4 35 (10.61%) C#
5 31 (9.39%) Java
6 19 (5.76%) PowerShell
7 18 (5.45%) JavaScript
8 15 (4.55%) Scala
9 13 (3.94%) C++
10 12 (3.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 10 (3.03%) Perl
12 9 (2.73%) R
13 7 (2.12%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.82%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.82%) VBA
15 3 (0.91%) Go
15 3 (0.91%) Ruby
16 2 (0.61%) Groovy
16 2 (0.61%) Java 8
16 2 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.24%) Degree
2 14 (4.24%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.21%) MCP
4 3 (0.91%) CCNA
4 3 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.30%) ACCA
6 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.30%) CIMA
6 1 (0.30%) IIBA
6 1 (0.30%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.30%) MCITP
6 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.06%) QA
2 19 (5.76%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.12%) IFRS
4 5 (1.52%) GDPR
4 5 (1.52%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.91%) PMO
6 2 (0.61%) SLA
7 1 (0.30%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.30%) RMADS
7 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.42%) Docker
3 5 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.82%) AirWatch
1 6 (1.82%) SCCM
2 5 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (0.91%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (0.91%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.91%) Puppet
4 3 (0.91%) Terraform
5 2 (0.61%) Control-M
5 2 (0.61%) Kibana
6 1 (0.30%) Ansible
6 1 (0.30%) Suricata
Vendors
1 106 (32.12%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.82%) Tableau
3 30 (9.09%) SAP
4 23 (6.97%) Oracle
5 14 (4.24%) Databricks
6 12 (3.64%) Google
7 8 (2.42%) Alteryx
8 7 (2.12%) Teradata
9 5 (1.52%) Cognos
9 5 (1.52%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.21%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.21%) Samsung
11 3 (0.91%) Adobe
11 3 (0.91%) Sybase
11 3 (0.91%) Tealium
11 3 (0.91%) Twitter
12 2 (0.61%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.61%) InterSystems
12 2 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com