Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 35 28
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 366 360 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.13% 5.79% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.84% 6.60% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 280 298
City of London median daily rate £460 £438 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% -7.41% +11.18%
10th Percentile £355 £312 £313
90th Percentile £626 £575 £625
Central London median daily rate £463 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +8.82% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £28.00 - £55.00
10th Percentile £21.80 - £50.00
90th Percentile £35.80 - £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £28.00 - £55.00

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 6,262 5,453 5,894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.78% 87.75% 85.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,011 4,342 4,695
City of London median daily rate £510 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 49 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.88% -5.68% +18.93%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.70 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.35 £55.00 £53.10
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year +7.89% -12.37% +22.15%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 £425 -
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 182 (49.73%) SQL
2 157 (42.90%) Data Warehouse
3 153 (41.80%) SQL Server
4 137 (37.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 121 (33.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 118 (32.24%) Finance
7 105 (28.69%) Microsoft
8 100 (27.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 98 (26.78%) ETL
10 80 (21.86%) Power BI
11 69 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
12 65 (17.76%) T-SQL
13 63 (17.21%) Data Modelling
14 52 (14.21%) Analytics
15 44 (12.02%) Tableau
16 38 (10.38%) Migration
16 38 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (10.11%) Kimball Methodology
18 36 (9.84%) Oracle
19 34 (9.29%) C#
19 34 (9.29%) MDX
20 33 (9.02%) Python
21 31 (8.47%) OLAP
21 31 (8.47%) ETL Development
22 30 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
22 30 (8.20%) Marketing
22 30 (8.20%) Visualisation
23 28 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
23 28 (7.65%) Hadoop
23 28 (7.65%) Dimensional Modelling

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 (6.01%) Apache Spark
2 20 (5.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.37%) CMS
3 5 (1.37%) SAS
4 4 (1.09%) Apache
5 3 (0.82%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.82%) WordPress
6 2 (0.55%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.27%) Confluence
7 1 (0.27%) Drupal
7 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.27%) eZ Publish
7 1 (0.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.27%) ThingWorx
7 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (5.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.55%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) SPSS
5 1 (0.27%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 10 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.82%) Cognos Planning
5 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.27%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.27%) HFM
6 1 (0.27%) Magento
6 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.27%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.46%) Office 365
4 8 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (1.64%) SaaS
6 4 (1.09%) GitHub
6 4 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.09%) PaaS
7 3 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.82%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.82%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (0.82%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.55%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.55%) IaaS
8 2 (0.55%) Yammer
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.27%) Boomi
9 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.09%) Intranet
2 2 (0.55%) SMS
3 1 (0.27%) DNS
3 1 (0.27%) Firewall
3 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.27%) Modbus
3 1 (0.27%) MQTT
3 1 (0.27%) Network Security
3 1 (0.27%) SAN
3 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (42.90%) Data Warehouse
2 153 (41.80%) SQL Server
3 137 (37.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 121 (33.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 100 (27.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 80 (21.86%) Power BI
7 31 (8.47%) OLAP
8 28 (7.65%) Hadoop
9 26 (7.10%) Big Data
9 26 (7.10%) BusinessObjects
10 24 (6.56%) QlikView
11 23 (6.28%) Relational Database
12 19 (5.19%) SQL Server 2016
13 17 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (4.10%) Apache Hive
15 15 (4.10%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 15 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (4.10%) SQL Server 2014
16 13 (3.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.01%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.37%) ERwin
4 5 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.37%) JIRA
5 3 (0.82%) Subversion
6 2 (0.55%) Toad
7 1 (0.27%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.27%) Chocolatey
7 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.27%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.27%) gulp
7 1 (0.27%) JBehave
7 1 (0.27%) Moq
7 1 (0.27%) MSTest
7 1 (0.27%) Selenium
7 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 118 (32.24%) Finance
2 30 (8.20%) Marketing
3 16 (4.37%) Law
4 15 (4.10%) Retail
5 13 (3.55%) Banking
6 11 (3.01%) Legal
6 11 (3.01%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.73%) Electronics
7 10 (2.73%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.19%) Publishing
9 6 (1.64%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.09%) Advertising
11 3 (0.82%) Back Office
12 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.27%) Front Office
13 1 (0.27%) Games
13 1 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 171 (46.72%) Developer
2 86 (23.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 62 (16.94%) Analyst
4 47 (12.84%) SSIS Developer
5 36 (9.84%) SSAS Developer
6 35 (9.56%) SQL Developer
7 34 (9.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 34 (9.29%) SSRS Developer
8 24 (6.56%) Consultant
9 23 (6.28%) Architect
10 22 (6.01%) Business Analyst
11 19 (5.19%) SQL BI Developer
12 17 (4.64%) Project Manager
13 15 (4.10%) Business Developer
13 15 (4.10%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
13 15 (4.10%) Power BI Developer
13 15 (4.10%) Tableau Developer
14 12 (3.28%) SQL Analyst
15 11 (3.01%) .NET Developer
16 10 (2.73%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.29%) MDX
2 23 (6.28%) .NET
3 18 (4.92%) CSS
3 18 (4.92%) XML
4 16 (4.37%) Kafka
5 12 (3.28%) PySpark
6 10 (2.73%) JSON
7 9 (2.46%) HTML
7 9 (2.46%) SOAP
8 8 (2.19%) jQuery
9 7 (1.91%) Node.js
10 6 (1.64%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.64%) Web Services
11 5 (1.37%) Sass
12 4 (1.09%) REST
12 4 (1.09%) RESTful
13 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.82%) HTML5
13 3 (0.82%) Spring
14 2 (0.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.92%) NHS
3 13 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.01%) Reinsurance
5 8 (2.19%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.91%) Replication
7 6 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.64%) User Experience
8 5 (1.37%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.09%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.82%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.55%) Fintech
11 2 (0.55%) iPad
11 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.55%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.55%) RIA
11 2 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.55%) Linux
2 12 (3.28%) Unix
3 7 (1.91%) Windows
4 4 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) Android
6 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (26.78%) ETL
2 69 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (17.21%) Data Modelling
4 52 (14.21%) Analytics
5 38 (10.38%) Migration
6 37 (10.11%) Kimball Methodology
7 31 (8.47%) ETL Development
8 30 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (8.20%) Visualisation
9 28 (7.65%) Dimensional Modelling
10 26 (7.10%) Data Management
11 25 (6.83%) Data Migration
12 22 (6.01%) SDLC
13 20 (5.46%) DevOps
14 18 (4.92%) Data Analysis
14 18 (4.92%) Scrum
15 16 (4.37%) CRM
15 16 (4.37%) E-Commerce
16 15 (4.10%) Project Management
16 15 (4.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 182 (49.73%) SQL
2 65 (17.76%) T-SQL
3 34 (9.29%) C#
4 33 (9.02%) Python
5 27 (7.38%) JavaScript
6 25 (6.83%) Java
7 16 (4.37%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.83%) Shell Script
9 13 (3.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 12 (3.28%) R
11 8 (2.19%) PHP
11 8 (2.19%) VBA
12 7 (1.91%) MUMPS
12 7 (1.91%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.64%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.64%) VB
14 3 (0.82%) C++
15 2 (0.55%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.55%) Perl
15 2 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (4.37%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.55%) Degree
3 5 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.09%) ACCA
4 4 (1.09%) CIMA
4 4 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.55%) MCSE
6 2 (0.55%) PhD
7 1 (0.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.27%) ECDL
7 1 (0.27%) GIAC
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.27%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PMP
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.64%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.83%) QA
3 7 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.09%) GDPR
5 3 (0.82%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.27%) PMO
6 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (4.10%) Apache Flume
2 14 (3.83%) HDFS
3 3 (0.82%) Docker
4 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (3.28%) Oozie
2 10 (2.73%) Ambari
3 2 (0.55%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.55%) Puppet
3 2 (0.55%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.55%) Sysdig
4 1 (0.27%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) Grafana
4 1 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.27%) Kibana
4 1 (0.27%) logstash
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.27%) SCCM
4 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.27%) Terraform
4 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 105 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.02%) Tableau
3 36 (9.84%) Oracle
4 19 (5.19%) Informatica
5 17 (4.64%) SAP
6 16 (4.37%) Cognos
7 10 (2.73%) IBM
8 7 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.37%) Birst
9 5 (1.37%) Google
9 5 (1.37%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (1.37%) Netezza
10 4 (1.09%) Vertica
11 3 (0.82%) Aderant
12 2 (0.55%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.55%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.55%) hybris
12 2 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
12 2 (0.55%) Talend
12 2 (0.55%) Teradata