Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 38 43
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5 -17
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 316 327 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.46% 5.06% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 5.76% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 239 266
City of London median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £314 £263 £278
90th Percentile £619 £608 £644
Central London median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 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 6,170 5,675 5,952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.00% 87.85% 87.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,887 4,392 4,791
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £308
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £470
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 54 56
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.25 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +1.29% -6.14%
10th Percentile £12.83 £13.31 £11.38
90th Percentile £33.00 £29.77 £42.41
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.05% -6.55% -4.76%

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 17 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 July 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 £425 -
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 170 (53.80%) SQL
2 120 (37.97%) Finance
2 120 (37.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 119 (37.66%) Power BI
4 112 (35.44%) SQL Server
5 111 (35.13%) Data Warehouse
6 103 (32.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 93 (29.43%) Microsoft
8 84 (26.58%) ETL
9 73 (23.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 68 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
11 62 (19.62%) Analytics
12 56 (17.72%) T-SQL
13 51 (16.14%) Tableau
14 47 (14.87%) C#
15 38 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
16 37 (11.71%) Visualisation
17 35 (11.08%) Data Modelling
18 31 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
19 29 (9.18%) Migration
20 28 (8.86%) Microsoft Excel
20 28 (8.86%) Marketing
21 27 (8.54%) .NET
21 27 (8.54%) SAP
22 26 (8.23%) Python
23 25 (7.91%) Java
24 23 (7.28%) SDLC
24 23 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
25 22 (6.96%) Data Visualisation

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 15 (4.75%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.48%) Apache Spark
3 10 (3.16%) SAS
4 5 (1.58%) Apache Solr
4 5 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.63%) Apache
6 2 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.63%) CMS
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.32%) Confluence
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (8.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.95%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (0.63%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.32%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (2.53%) Office 365
5 7 (2.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 6 (1.90%) PaaS
7 5 (1.58%) SaaS
8 4 (1.27%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.95%) IaaS
9 3 (0.95%) Route 53
9 3 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.63%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.90%) DNS
2 5 (1.58%) Internet
2 5 (1.58%) Intranet
2 5 (1.58%) SMS
3 4 (1.27%) Firewall
4 3 (0.95%) HTTP
4 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.95%) X.509
5 1 (0.32%) DHCP
5 1 (0.32%) Network Security
5 1 (0.32%) Skype
5 1 (0.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (37.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 119 (37.66%) Power BI
3 112 (35.44%) SQL Server
4 111 (35.13%) Data Warehouse
5 103 (32.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 73 (23.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (6.65%) Big Data
8 19 (6.01%) Hadoop
9 17 (5.38%) QlikView
9 17 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (4.43%) Data Lake
10 14 (4.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 14 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (4.11%) Relational Database
12 12 (3.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 12 (3.80%) PowerPivot
13 11 (3.48%) SQL Server 2016
14 10 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (2.85%) OLAP
16 6 (1.90%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.90%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.90%) JIRA
4 3 (0.95%) Subversion
4 3 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.63%) Artifactory
5 2 (0.63%) ERwin
5 2 (0.63%) GitLab
5 2 (0.63%) PeopleTools
5 2 (0.63%) Selenium
5 2 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.63%) webpack
6 1 (0.32%) Liquibase
6 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.32%) RStudio
6 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 120 (37.97%) Finance
2 28 (8.86%) Marketing
3 20 (6.33%) Banking
4 17 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.43%) Electronics
5 14 (4.43%) Legal
5 14 (4.43%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.48%) Retail
7 9 (2.85%) Front Office
8 6 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.90%) Law
9 5 (1.58%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.63%) Advertising
11 2 (0.63%) International Banking
12 1 (0.32%) Back Office
12 1 (0.32%) French Language
12 1 (0.32%) Games
12 1 (0.32%) Publishing
12 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (44.62%) Developer
2 70 (22.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 61 (19.30%) Analyst
4 39 (12.34%) SQL Developer
5 30 (9.49%) SSIS Developer
6 27 (8.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 25 (7.91%) SSRS Developer
8 22 (6.96%) Architect
8 22 (6.96%) Consultant
9 19 (6.01%) SQL BI Developer
10 18 (5.70%) Data Analyst
10 18 (5.70%) SSAS Developer
11 17 (5.38%) Power BI Developer
11 17 (5.38%) Senior Developer
12 16 (5.06%) Business Analyst
13 13 (4.11%) .NET Developer
13 13 (4.11%) C# Developer
13 13 (4.11%) Data Engineer
14 12 (3.80%) ETL Developer
14 12 (3.80%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.54%) .NET
2 13 (4.11%) MDX
2 13 (4.11%) XML
3 9 (2.85%) ASP.NET
3 9 (2.85%) JSON
4 7 (2.22%) REST
5 6 (1.90%) SOAP
6 5 (1.58%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.58%) jQuery
6 5 (1.58%) Kafka
6 5 (1.58%) LDAP
7 4 (1.27%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.27%) Entity Framework
7 4 (1.27%) LINQ
7 4 (1.27%) Lucene
7 4 (1.27%) OAuth
7 4 (1.27%) Swagger
7 4 (1.27%) WCF
7 4 (1.27%) Web Services
7 4 (1.27%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.85%) NHS
3 9 (2.85%) Reinsurance
4 8 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.53%) User Experience
5 7 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.90%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.90%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.58%) Replication
8 4 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.27%) Fintech
8 4 (1.27%) Grid Computing
8 4 (1.27%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.27%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.95%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.63%) Blog
10 2 (0.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.48%) Windows
2 4 (1.27%) Linux
2 4 (1.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.95%) Unix
3 3 (0.95%) Windows 10
3 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (26.58%) ETL
2 68 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (19.62%) Analytics
4 37 (11.71%) Visualisation
5 35 (11.08%) Data Modelling
6 29 (9.18%) Migration
6 29 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (7.28%) SDLC
8 22 (6.96%) Data Visualisation
8 22 (6.96%) Scrum
9 18 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (5.38%) Data Analysis
10 17 (5.38%) Data Management
10 17 (5.38%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (5.06%) Data Science
12 15 (4.75%) Dashboard Development
13 14 (4.43%) E-Commerce
13 14 (4.43%) Programme Management
13 14 (4.43%) Web Development
14 13 (4.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 170 (53.80%) SQL
2 56 (17.72%) T-SQL
3 47 (14.87%) C#
4 26 (8.23%) Python
5 25 (7.91%) Java
6 18 (5.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 16 (5.06%) JavaScript
7 16 (5.06%) R
8 15 (4.75%) VBA
9 10 (3.16%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.90%) Scala
11 5 (1.58%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.27%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.95%) U-SQL
13 3 (0.95%) VB
13 3 (0.95%) XPath
14 2 (0.63%) MUMPS
14 2 (0.63%) PHP
14 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (5.38%) Degree
2 12 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.27%) PhD
5 3 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.95%) ISEB
6 2 (0.63%) CIMA
6 2 (0.63%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.63%) MBA
6 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.63%) PMP
7 1 (0.32%) ACCA
7 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.32%) CBAP
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.32%) MOS
7 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.01%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.48%) QA
3 5 (1.58%) GDPR
4 4 (1.27%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.95%) GCP
6 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.32%) Basel III
7 1 (0.32%) HL7
7 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.27%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.27%) Docker
3 2 (0.63%) HDFS
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.63%) XenServer
4 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Ansible
1 4 (1.27%) Puppet
1 4 (1.27%) Terraform
2 3 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.63%) Oozie
3 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.63%) SCCM
4 1 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.32%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (29.43%) Microsoft
2 51 (16.14%) Tableau
3 27 (8.54%) SAP
4 22 (6.96%) Oracle
5 11 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.53%) Cognos
7 7 (2.22%) Informatica
8 6 (1.90%) Google
9 5 (1.58%) IBM
9 5 (1.58%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (1.58%) Teradata
10 3 (0.95%) Alteryx
10 3 (0.95%) Talend
11 2 (0.63%) Cadence
11 2 (0.63%) Citrix
11 2 (0.63%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.63%) InterSystems
11 2 (0.63%) NetApp
11 2 (0.63%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.63%) VMware