Period
to 18 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 January 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 16 41
Rank change year-on-year -7 +25 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 223 338 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.24% 7.51% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.49% 8.76% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 237 198
East of England median daily rate £410 £500 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +1.27% +23.44%
10th Percentile £200 £355 £300
90th Percentile £550 £600 £600
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
East of England median hourly rate £20.75 £25.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.63% +45.71% -41.67%
10th Percentile £11.30 £20.85 £16.25
90th Percentile £30.41 £33.35 £18.75
England median hourly rate £31.63 £22.65 £36.00
% change year-on-year +39.62% -37.08% +10.77%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,978 3,858 4,094
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.32% 85.70% 85.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,775 2,272 2,363
East of England median daily rate £425 £449 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +5.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £250
90th Percentile £600 £588 £580
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 186 231
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £19.25 £31.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.49% -37.96% -4.52%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.17 £11.80
90th Percentile £50.80 £51.88 £49.75
England median hourly rate £22.80 £23.50 £23.14
% change year-on-year -2.98% +1.56% -2.57%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the East of England

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in the East of England

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the East of England

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in the East of England

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the East of England

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Hertfordshire +15 105 £400 -11.11% 42
Cambridgeshire +6 57 £400 -10.36% 15
Bedfordshire -7 26 £495 +10.00% 20
Essex -12 20 £525 - 13
Suffolk -3 10 £475 +18.75% 2
Norfolk +3 4 £318 -17.53% 2
East Anglia - 1 £268 -
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 110 (49.33%) Power BI
1 110 (49.33%) Power Platform
2 78 (34.98%) Finance
3 73 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (29.15%) SQL
5 50 (22.42%) Tableau
6 49 (21.97%) Analytics
6 49 (21.97%) Visualisation
7 47 (21.08%) Microsoft
8 46 (20.63%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (19.28%) Analytical Skills
10 38 (17.04%) SAP
11 37 (16.59%) ETL
12 36 (16.14%) AWS
13 35 (15.70%) Data Visualisation
14 30 (13.45%) Manufacturing
15 29 (13.00%) Cognos
15 29 (13.00%) Degree
16 27 (12.11%) Data Modelling
17 26 (11.66%) SQL Server
18 25 (11.21%) JIRA
19 23 (10.31%) Python
19 23 (10.31%) Microsoft Excel
20 22 (9.87%) Retail
20 22 (9.87%) Marketing
20 22 (9.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 21 (9.42%) User Acceptance Testing
21 21 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 21 (9.42%) Amazon Redshift
22 20 (8.97%) Project Management

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (6.73%) Confluence
2 14 (6.28%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.79%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.90%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 23 (10.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (4.93%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.24%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.90%) Lorenzo
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.45%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.45%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.45%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 110 (49.33%) Power Platform
2 36 (16.14%) AWS
3 19 (8.52%) Azure
4 8 (3.59%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (2.24%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (2.24%) Office 365
5 5 (2.24%) Serverless
6 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Flow
7 3 (1.35%) PaaS
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.45%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.45%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.90%) Intranet
2 1 (0.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (49.33%) Power BI
2 46 (20.63%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (11.66%) SQL Server
4 22 (9.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (9.42%) Amazon Redshift
5 21 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (8.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (6.73%) OLAP
8 14 (6.28%) Data Lake
9 9 (4.04%) Big Data
10 6 (2.69%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.69%) Snowflake Schema
10 6 (2.69%) Star Schema
11 5 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (2.24%) Electronic Patient Records
11 5 (2.24%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.24%) QlikView
11 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (11.21%) JIRA
2 5 (2.24%) ER Studio
2 5 (2.24%) Zephyr
3 4 (1.79%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.45%) ERwin
6 1 (0.45%) GitLab
6 1 (0.45%) Toad
6 1 (0.45%) XMLSpy
General
1 78 (34.98%) Finance
2 30 (13.45%) Manufacturing
3 22 (9.87%) Marketing
3 22 (9.87%) Retail
4 19 (8.52%) Public Sector
5 17 (7.62%) Telecoms
6 15 (6.73%) Electronics
6 15 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (3.59%) Law
8 4 (1.79%) Legal
9 3 (1.35%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.90%) German Language
10 2 (0.90%) Publishing
11 1 (0.45%) Advertising
11 1 (0.45%) Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (28.25%) Analyst
2 62 (27.80%) Developer
3 29 (13.00%) Data Analyst
4 23 (10.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 22 (9.87%) Architect
6 20 (8.97%) Data Engineer
7 16 (7.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 16 (7.17%) Power BI Developer
8 15 (6.73%) Data Architect
9 13 (5.83%) Consultant
10 12 (5.38%) Business Analyst
11 11 (4.93%) AWS Engineer
12 9 (4.04%) AWS Developer
12 9 (4.04%) Power BI Analyst
13 7 (3.14%) Data Visualisation Developer
13 7 (3.14%) Support Engineer
13 7 (3.14%) Test Analyst
14 6 (2.69%) Data Visualisation Analyst
14 6 (2.69%) Financial Analyst
14 6 (2.69%) Pricing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.69%) XML
2 4 (1.79%) J2EE
2 4 (1.79%) MDX
2 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Graph
2 4 (1.79%) REST
3 3 (1.35%) HTML
3 3 (1.35%) RESTful
3 3 (1.35%) SOAP
3 3 (1.35%) Web Services
4 2 (0.90%) .NET
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Avro
5 1 (0.45%) Django
5 1 (0.45%) jQuery
5 1 (0.45%) Middleware
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.45%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.28%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.73%) Data Structures
3 10 (4.48%) NHS
4 8 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.69%) User Experience
6 5 (2.24%) e-Health
6 5 (2.24%) LIMS
6 5 (2.24%) PACS
6 5 (2.24%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.79%) EPoS
7 4 (1.79%) Life Science
8 3 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.35%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.35%) Tandem
9 2 (0.90%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.90%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.90%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.14%) Windows
1 7 (3.14%) Windows 10
2 3 (1.35%) Unix
3 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (21.97%) Analytics
2 49 (21.97%) Visualisation
3 37 (16.59%) ETL
4 35 (15.70%) Data Visualisation
5 27 (12.11%) Data Modelling
6 21 (9.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (8.97%) ERP
7 20 (8.97%) Project Management
8 19 (8.52%) Scrum
9 16 (7.17%) Dashboard Development
9 16 (7.17%) Digital Marketing
10 15 (6.73%) Data Analytics
10 15 (6.73%) Programme Management
11 14 (6.28%) Data Governance
11 14 (6.28%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (6.28%) Test Scripting
11 14 (6.28%) Unit Testing
12 12 (5.38%) DevOps
12 12 (5.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 65 (29.15%) SQL
2 23 (10.31%) Python
3 14 (6.28%) VBA
4 7 (3.14%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.69%) Java
6 5 (2.24%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.35%) C
8 3 (1.35%) RPG
8 3 (1.35%) RPG/400
8 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.90%) C#
9 2 (0.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.90%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.45%) ABAP
10 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.45%) R
10 1 (0.45%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 29 (13.00%) Degree
2 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.14%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.69%) PMP
4 5 (2.24%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.90%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.90%) ISEB
8 1 (0.45%) CISA
8 1 (0.45%) CISM
8 1 (0.45%) CISSP
8 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.38%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.69%) PMO
3 5 (2.24%) HL7
4 3 (1.35%) QA
4 3 (1.35%) SLA
5 2 (0.90%) GDPR
6 1 (0.45%) COBIT
6 1 (0.45%) GxP
6 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.45%) NIST
6 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Terraform
2 3 (1.35%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 50 (22.42%) Tableau
2 47 (21.08%) Microsoft
3 38 (17.04%) SAP
4 29 (13.00%) Cognos
5 17 (7.62%) Oracle
6 14 (6.28%) Informatica
7 8 (3.59%) Ariba
7 8 (3.59%) MicroStrategy
7 8 (3.59%) Talend
8 5 (2.24%) IDERA
9 4 (1.79%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.35%) HP
11 2 (0.90%) Apple
11 2 (0.90%) DocuSign
11 2 (0.90%) IBM
11 2 (0.90%) Infor
11 2 (0.90%) Workday
12 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.45%) Progress
12 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com