The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
UK / England
Rank 42 34 42
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 1963 2360 2170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 4.76% 4.85% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 5.85% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1391 1680 1445
Median daily rate £425 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +1.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 27
Median hourly rate £27.65 £42.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.17% +40.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £69.07 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -43.75% +23.07%  

Business Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34339 40363 38097
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.24% 82.94% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22721 26823 23995
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 856 995 1110
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in England

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in England

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in England

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in England

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence in England

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 927 £450 - 336
South East +4 307 £411 -3.23% 116
South West +12 158 £375 - 85
North West +5 138 £375 +7.14% 90
West Midlands -1 137 £400 -4.19% 69
East of England -2 99 £450 +16.12% 47
Yorkshire -19 93 £350 -7.89% 53
East Midlands -11 57 £379 -8.18% 20
North East -42 16 £475 +15.15% 14
Midlands 0 3 £400 - 5
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 1704 (40.62%) SQL
2 1436 (34.23%) Finance
3 1188 (28.32%) SQL Server
4 1176 (28.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1018 (24.27%) Microsoft
6 974 (23.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 951 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
8 891 (21.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 877 (20.91%) SAP
10 852 (20.31%) ETL
11 758 (18.07%) Oracle
12 721 (17.19%) Analytics
13 716 (17.07%) Marketing
14 652 (15.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 543 (12.94%) Data Modelling
16 541 (12.90%) Telecoms
17 521 (12.42%) Manufacturing
18 516 (12.30%) Programme Management
19 482 (11.49%) Digital Marketing
20 479 (11.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
21 476 (11.35%) Electronics
22 465 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
23 456 (10.87%) MS Excel
24 417 (9.94%) Power BI
25 416 (9.92%) T-SQL
26 376 (8.96%) Migration
27 374 (8.92%) Big Data
28 373 (8.89%) Tableau
29 364 (8.68%) Java
30 337 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 282 (6.72%) SharePoint
2 165 (3.93%) SAS
3 136 (3.24%) Apache Spark
4 87 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 75 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
6 68 (1.62%) IIS
7 67 (1.60%) WebLogic
8 55 (1.31%) Skype for Business
9 49 (1.17%) Apache Pig
10 48 (1.14%) Apache
11 43 (1.03%) Mule
12 42 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
13 36 (0.86%) Confluence
14 35 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
15 34 (0.81%) CMS
16 31 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
17 29 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
18 26 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
19 22 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
20 21 (0.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 456 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 122 (2.91%) MS Office
3 56 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 51 (1.22%) MS Project
5 35 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 32 (0.76%) SPSS
7 26 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.12%) Mathematica
9 5 (0.12%) Weka
10 3 (0.072%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.072%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.048%) InVision
11 2 (0.048%) LaTeX
12 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.024%) FreeHand
12 1 (0.024%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.024%) Mingle
12 1 (0.024%) Simulink
12 1 (0.024%) Stata
Business Applications
1 479 (11.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 107 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 97 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
4 62 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
5 39 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 36 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
7 28 (0.67%) SAP BPC
8 27 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
9 26 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
10 25 (0.60%) SAP ERP
11 24 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
12 20 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
13 18 (0.43%) SAP FI
14 17 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
14 17 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
14 17 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
14 17 (0.41%) SAP CO
15 15 (0.36%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 14 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
16 14 (0.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 296 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 161 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
3 111 (2.65%) Office 365
4 72 (1.72%) PaaS
5 57 (1.36%) IaaS
6 47 (1.12%) Yammer
7 45 (1.07%) SaaS
8 28 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
9 27 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
10 25 (0.60%) Google Analytics
11 24 (0.57%) GitHub
12 22 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
13 17 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 14 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (0.31%) Amazon S3
15 13 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
15 13 (0.31%) OneDrive
16 12 (0.29%) Data Lake Analytics
17 11 (0.26%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 39 (0.93%) Kerberos
2 37 (0.88%) Internet
3 29 (0.69%) HTTP
3 29 (0.69%) LDAP
4 26 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 24 (0.57%) Firewall
6 21 (0.50%) SSL
7 19 (0.45%) Skype
8 13 (0.31%) DNS
9 12 (0.29%) IPsec
10 11 (0.26%) Intranet
11 10 (0.24%) Extranet
11 10 (0.24%) HTTPS
11 10 (0.24%) PuTTY
11 10 (0.24%) SAN
11 10 (0.24%) WinSCP
12 7 (0.17%) FTP
12 7 (0.17%) LAN
12 7 (0.17%) Network Security
12 7 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1188 (28.32%) SQL Server
2 1176 (28.03%) Data Warehouse
3 974 (23.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 891 (21.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 652 (15.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 417 (9.94%) Power BI
7 374 (8.92%) Big Data
8 315 (7.51%) BusinessObjects
9 301 (7.18%) QlikView
10 257 (6.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 249 (5.94%) Hadoop
12 218 (5.20%) Oracle Database
13 193 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
14 166 (3.96%) Relational Database
15 165 (3.93%) SQL Server 2014
16 158 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
17 144 (3.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
18 129 (3.08%) SAP BW
19 119 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
20 117 (2.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 193 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 134 (3.19%) JIRA
3 102 (2.43%) Git (software)
4 96 (2.29%) Visual Studio
5 82 (1.95%) Jenkins
6 62 (1.48%) Maven
7 52 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
8 48 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
9 40 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
10 35 (0.83%) TeamCity
11 31 (0.74%) Selenium
11 31 (0.74%) Subversion
12 22 (0.52%) Toad
13 20 (0.48%) SoapUI
14 17 (0.41%) Cucumber
15 15 (0.36%) ERwin
15 15 (0.36%) MSTest
16 14 (0.33%) Eclipse
17 13 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 12 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1436 (34.23%) Finance
2 716 (17.07%) Marketing
3 541 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 521 (12.42%) Manufacturing
5 476 (11.35%) Electronics
6 300 (7.15%) Retail
7 238 (5.67%) Banking
8 118 (2.81%) Advertising
9 90 (2.15%) Legal
10 49 (1.17%) Publishing
11 47 (1.12%) Investment Banking
12 30 (0.72%) Law
12 30 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 28 (0.67%) Games
14 23 (0.55%) Billing
15 22 (0.52%) Back Office
15 22 (0.52%) Front Office
16 17 (0.41%) Financial Institution
17 13 (0.31%) General Ledger
17 13 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1490 (35.52%) Developer
2 767 (18.28%) Analyst
3 594 (14.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 439 (10.46%) Architect
5 387 (9.23%) Consultant
6 358 (8.53%) SQL Developer
7 273 (6.51%) Business Analyst
8 267 (6.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 202 (4.82%) SSIS Developer
10 178 (4.24%) SQL BI Developer
11 167 (3.98%) Data Architect
12 163 (3.89%) Data Analyst
13 161 (3.84%) Project Manager
14 156 (3.72%) Business Developer
15 154 (3.67%) SSRS Developer
16 143 (3.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
17 139 (3.31%) DBA
18 125 (2.98%) Business Intelligence Consultant
19 120 (2.86%) ETL Developer
20 118 (2.81%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (7.68%) .NET
2 169 (4.03%) HTML
3 168 (4.00%) Web Services
4 162 (3.86%) XML
5 139 (3.31%) CSS
6 128 (3.05%) MDX
7 114 (2.72%) JSON
8 106 (2.53%) AngularJS
9 95 (2.26%) ASP.NET
10 85 (2.03%) Middleware
11 72 (1.72%) WCF
12 64 (1.53%) jQuery
12 64 (1.53%) SOAP
13 61 (1.45%) REST
14 57 (1.36%) .NET Framework
15 56 (1.33%) RESTful
16 54 (1.29%) XSLT
17 51 (1.22%) HTML5
18 50 (1.19%) COM
19 47 (1.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 465 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
2 171 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 168 (4.00%) NHS
4 122 (2.91%) Credit Risk
5 113 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 94 (2.24%) Data Structures
7 66 (1.57%) User Experience
8 55 (1.31%) Algorithms
9 42 (1.00%) Data Centre
10 34 (0.81%) Clustering
11 31 (0.74%) Social Media
12 28 (0.67%) FMCG
13 26 (0.62%) Reference Data
14 25 (0.60%) Mobile App
15 24 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 24 (0.57%) Replication
16 20 (0.48%) Virtual Team
17 19 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
18 17 (0.41%) Market Risk
19 16 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 221 (5.27%) Windows
2 199 (4.74%) Linux
3 151 (3.60%) Unix
4 50 (1.19%) Windows Server
5 33 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (0.60%) CentOS
9 14 (0.33%) Android
10 11 (0.26%) Apple iOS
10 11 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
10 11 (0.26%) Solaris
10 11 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.24%) AIX
12 8 (0.19%) HPUX
12 8 (0.19%) Windows 10
13 7 (0.17%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.095%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.095%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.072%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 951 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
2 852 (20.31%) ETL
3 721 (17.19%) Analytics
4 543 (12.94%) Data Modelling
5 516 (12.30%) Programme Management
6 482 (11.49%) Digital Marketing
7 376 (8.96%) Migration
8 337 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 295 (7.03%) Scrum
10 284 (6.77%) Project Management
11 268 (6.39%) Data Management
12 267 (6.36%) Visualisation
13 264 (6.29%) CRM
14 263 (6.27%) Data Analysis
15 201 (4.79%) Data Migration
16 197 (4.70%) ERP
17 182 (4.34%) Business Analysis
18 180 (4.29%) TDD
19 163 (3.89%) DevOps
20 157 (3.74%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1704 (40.62%) SQL
2 416 (9.92%) T-SQL
3 364 (8.68%) Java
4 317 (7.56%) C#
5 267 (6.36%) Python
6 231 (5.51%) JavaScript
7 191 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 135 (3.22%) R
9 112 (2.67%) VBA
10 96 (2.29%) Scala
11 76 (1.81%) Shell Script
12 74 (1.76%) PowerShell
13 63 (1.50%) C
14 62 (1.48%) C++
15 57 (1.36%) Ruby
16 50 (1.19%) Perl
17 48 (1.14%) PHP
18 44 (1.05%) Bash Shell
19 43 (1.03%) VB
20 41 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 334 (7.96%) Security Cleared
2 297 (7.08%) Degree
3 239 (5.70%) SC Cleared
4 51 (1.22%) ISEB
5 38 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 25 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
8 24 (0.57%) PhD
9 21 (0.50%) DV Cleared
9 21 (0.50%) PMI Certification
10 19 (0.45%) BC Cleared
10 19 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
11 12 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (0.26%) CCA
12 11 (0.26%) HND
12 11 (0.26%) MCITP
12 11 (0.26%) PMP
13 10 (0.24%) HNC
13 10 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (4.60%) Data Quality
2 141 (3.36%) QA
3 45 (1.07%) PMO
4 28 (0.67%) SLA
5 21 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
6 19 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (0.45%) Solvency II
7 16 (0.38%) IFRS
8 12 (0.29%) IFRS 9
9 9 (0.21%) Basel II
9 9 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.17%) JSP 440
10 7 (0.17%) MiFID
11 6 (0.14%) GDPR
11 6 (0.14%) PCI DSS
12 4 (0.095%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.095%) SEPA
13 3 (0.072%) HL7
13 3 (0.072%) TickIT
System Software
1 62 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 39 (0.93%) Docker
3 33 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
5 26 (0.62%) HDFS
6 23 (0.55%) Apache Flume
7 21 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 10 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.21%) vSphere
10 7 (0.17%) vCloud
11 5 (0.12%) XenServer
12 4 (0.095%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.072%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.072%) XenApp
14 2 (0.048%) NFS
14 2 (0.048%) Samba
14 2 (0.048%) Squid
14 2 (0.048%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 57 (1.36%) Ansible
2 53 (1.26%) Puppet
3 45 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (0.64%) Kibana
5 20 (0.48%) Oozie
6 14 (0.33%) logstash
7 13 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 13 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
8 12 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 10 (0.24%) Data Guard
9 10 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
10 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (0.21%) Nagios
10 9 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (0.21%) Terraform
11 8 (0.19%) Control-M
12 7 (0.17%) SCCM
12 7 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 7 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1018 (24.27%) Microsoft
2 877 (20.91%) SAP
3 758 (18.07%) Oracle
4 373 (8.89%) Tableau
5 161 (3.84%) Cognos
6 120 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
7 111 (2.65%) Teradata
8 94 (2.24%) Informatica
9 74 (1.76%) IBM
10 66 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 62 (1.48%) VMware
12 56 (1.33%) Google
13 53 (1.26%) Adobe
14 52 (1.24%) Talend
15 40 (0.95%) Infor
15 40 (0.95%) Netezza
16 39 (0.93%) Red Hat
17 36 (0.86%) Hyperion
18 35 (0.83%) Sybase
19 29 (0.69%) WSO2
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £250 per day 6 months
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service
Rate: From £33,437 to £35,444 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
KPRS
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 12 month Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Rate: c£60,000 - £65,000 Pro Rota
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + -
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £650 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £335 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £540 - £560 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hanover Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago