Period
to 9 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 9 July 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 > London
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 48 56
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 921 2,018 2,048
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 5.23% 4.85% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.89% 5.46% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 1,554 1,509
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £313
90th Percentile £675 £648 £638
England median daily rate £475 £454 £450
% change year-on-year +4.63% +0.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.66 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.93% -6.94% +23.26%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.83 £28.25
% change year-on-year +53.31% -19.19% +26.97%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 15,647 36,974 41,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.78% 88.82% 88.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,677 26,439 29,820
Median daily rate £525 £520 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.15%
10th Percentile £331 £340 £325
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
England median daily rate £480 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.05% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 267 435 573
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £24.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +1.70% -2.31%
10th Percentile £15.97 £12.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £54.40 £53.75 £52.25
Median hourly rate £32.29 £24.70 £22.00
% change year-on-year +30.76% +12.25% -12.00%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in London.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in London

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in London over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in London.

Hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in London

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Business Intelligence in London over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence in London

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 9 July 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
Central London +20 189 £475 - 59
West London +28 52 £475 +5.56% 9
South London -1 30 £500 -2.91% 3
East London +13 12 £413 -8.33% 5
North London +12 5 £575 +130.00% 2
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 London region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 437 (47.45%) SQL
2 332 (36.05%) Power Platform
3 331 (35.94%) Power BI
4 305 (33.12%) Finance
5 269 (29.21%) Data Warehouse
6 268 (29.10%) Azure
7 265 (28.77%) Microsoft
8 262 (28.45%) Analytics
9 261 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
10 229 (24.86%) SQL Server
11 205 (22.26%) ETL
12 186 (20.20%) Data Modelling
13 163 (17.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 152 (16.50%) Python
15 150 (16.29%) Tableau
16 144 (15.64%) Visualisation
17 138 (14.98%) DevOps
18 128 (13.90%) Public Sector
19 120 (13.03%) SAP
19 120 (13.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 120 (13.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 115 (12.49%) Marketing
21 112 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
22 111 (12.05%) Microsoft Excel
23 105 (11.40%) Oracle
24 92 (9.99%) T-SQL
25 83 (9.01%) Data Visualisation
26 82 (8.90%) AWS
26 82 (8.90%) Big Data
27 80 (8.69%) Scrum

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 54 (5.86%) Apache Spark
1 54 (5.86%) SharePoint
2 38 (4.13%) SAS
3 27 (2.93%) Confluence
4 20 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 13 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (0.98%) Apache
6 9 (0.98%) Apache Airflow
7 6 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.54%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.43%) IIS
9 4 (0.43%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.33%) Anypoint
10 3 (0.33%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.33%) Apache Pulsar
11 2 (0.22%) CMS
11 2 (0.22%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.11%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 111 (12.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.33%) InDesign
5 3 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.33%) SPSS
6 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) Figma
Business Applications
1 32 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.76%) Distributed Ledger
4 7 (0.76%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.65%) Northgate Housing
6 5 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.43%) thinkFolio
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.33%) SAP MDM
8 3 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.22%) HFM
9 2 (0.22%) Maximo
9 2 (0.22%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
9 2 (0.22%) RMDS
9 2 (0.22%) SAP MDG
9 2 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 332 (36.05%) Power Platform
2 268 (29.10%) Azure
3 82 (8.90%) AWS
4 48 (5.21%) Azure Data Factory
4 48 (5.21%) Dynamics 365
4 48 (5.21%) Office 365
5 46 (4.99%) GCP
6 32 (3.47%) PaaS
7 29 (3.15%) IaaS
8 26 (2.82%) SaaS
9 22 (2.39%) Serverless
10 17 (1.85%) Amazon S3
11 16 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
12 15 (1.63%) PowerApps
13 14 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
14 11 (1.19%) Amazon Kinesis
15 10 (1.09%) Slack
16 9 (0.98%) Amazon EMR
16 9 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
17 8 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.39%) Firewall
2 18 (1.95%) DNS
3 7 (0.76%) Skype
4 5 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.43%) Internet
5 4 (0.43%) VPN
6 3 (0.33%) Intranet
7 2 (0.22%) Broadband
7 2 (0.22%) HTTP
7 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.22%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.11%) DMZ
8 1 (0.11%) LAN
8 1 (0.11%) SMTP
8 1 (0.11%) SSL
8 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (35.94%) Power BI
2 269 (29.21%) Data Warehouse
3 229 (24.86%) SQL Server
4 163 (17.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 120 (13.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 120 (13.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 82 (8.90%) Big Data
7 66 (7.17%) Data Lake
8 53 (5.75%) Relational Database
9 47 (5.10%) Amazon Redshift
9 47 (5.10%) BusinessObjects
10 44 (4.78%) NoSQL
11 43 (4.67%) Azure SQL Database
12 42 (4.56%) Hadoop
13 40 (4.34%) Looker
14 36 (3.91%) OLAP
15 34 (3.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 32 (3.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 28 (3.04%) QlikView
17 28 (3.04%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 56 (6.08%) Git (software)
2 45 (4.89%) JIRA
3 28 (3.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 28 (3.04%) Visual Studio
4 26 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (1.63%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.41%) GitLab
7 9 (0.98%) Subversion
7 9 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (0.76%) Maven
9 6 (0.65%) CA Gen
9 6 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.65%) Selenium
10 5 (0.54%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.54%) Mockito
11 4 (0.43%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.43%) ERwin
11 4 (0.43%) JMeter
11 4 (0.43%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 305 (33.12%) Finance
2 128 (13.90%) Public Sector
3 115 (12.49%) Marketing
4 75 (8.14%) Telecoms
5 72 (7.82%) Manufacturing
6 68 (7.38%) Electronics
7 41 (4.45%) Banking
8 40 (4.34%) Legal
9 34 (3.69%) Retail
10 20 (2.17%) Local Government
11 17 (1.85%) Back Office
11 17 (1.85%) Front Office
12 15 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (1.30%) Law
14 9 (0.98%) Billing
15 7 (0.76%) Games
15 7 (0.76%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.76%) Publishing
16 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 259 (28.12%) Developer
2 145 (15.74%) Analyst
3 126 (13.68%) Architect
4 118 (12.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 88 (9.55%) Consultant
6 85 (9.23%) Data Engineer
7 62 (6.73%) Data Architect
8 58 (6.30%) SQL Developer
9 54 (5.86%) Data Analyst
10 53 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 52 (5.65%) Power BI Developer
12 49 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 47 (5.10%) Business Analyst
14 33 (3.58%) Azure Engineer
14 33 (3.58%) SQL BI Developer
15 30 (3.26%) SQL Analyst
16 26 (2.82%) Python Engineer
17 23 (2.50%) ETL Developer
18 22 (2.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
18 22 (2.39%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.21%) .NET
2 34 (3.69%) Web Services
3 28 (3.04%) Kafka
4 27 (2.93%) XML
5 24 (2.61%) JSON
6 18 (1.95%) PySpark
7 16 (1.74%) J2EE
7 16 (1.74%) MDX
7 16 (1.74%) REST
8 14 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
9 13 (1.41%) HTML
10 11 (1.19%) ASP.NET
10 11 (1.19%) SOAP
11 10 (1.09%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (1.09%) Velocity
12 9 (0.98%) CSS
13 8 (0.87%) Node.js
14 7 (0.76%) ADO
14 7 (0.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 112 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (4.34%) Management Information System
3 34 (3.69%) NHS
4 27 (2.93%) Data Structures
4 27 (2.93%) User Experience
5 25 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (1.85%) FMCG
7 14 (1.52%) Social Media
8 12 (1.30%) Credit Risk
9 11 (1.19%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.09%) Replication
11 8 (0.87%) Mobile App
11 8 (0.87%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.65%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.65%) Reinsurance
13 5 (0.54%) PMI
13 5 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (3.91%) Linux
2 32 (3.47%) Unix
3 30 (3.26%) Windows
4 14 (1.52%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.43%) Android
6 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.33%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.33%) VMS
7 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.11%) VME
7 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (28.45%) Analytics
2 261 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (22.26%) ETL
4 186 (20.20%) Data Modelling
5 144 (15.64%) Visualisation
6 138 (14.98%) DevOps
7 83 (9.01%) Data Visualisation
8 80 (8.69%) Scrum
9 77 (8.36%) Data Analysis
10 75 (8.14%) Programme Management
11 73 (7.93%) Migration
12 72 (7.82%) Digital Marketing
13 68 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 66 (7.17%) Data Science
15 63 (6.84%) CRM
15 63 (6.84%) Kimball Methodology
15 63 (6.84%) Problem-Solving
16 60 (6.51%) Machine Learning
17 57 (6.19%) Data Analytics
18 55 (5.97%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 437 (47.45%) SQL
2 152 (16.50%) Python
3 92 (9.99%) T-SQL
4 78 (8.47%) Java
5 65 (7.06%) C#
6 45 (4.89%) PL/SQL
7 40 (4.34%) PowerShell
8 35 (3.80%) R
9 32 (3.47%) JavaScript
10 30 (3.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 30 (3.26%) Scala
11 26 (2.82%) VBA
12 19 (2.06%) Shell Script
13 17 (1.85%) C
14 14 (1.52%) Perl
15 11 (1.19%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.19%) Ruby
16 10 (1.09%) ABAP
16 10 (1.09%) Go
17 9 (0.98%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 68 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 54 (5.86%) SC Cleared
3 44 (4.78%) Degree
4 11 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.65%) SAP Certification
7 5 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.43%) ACCA
8 4 (0.43%) CIMA
8 4 (0.43%) ISEB
8 4 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.33%) CISM
10 2 (0.22%) CISSP
10 2 (0.22%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.22%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.45%) Data Quality
2 31 (3.37%) GDPR
3 28 (3.04%) QA
4 15 (1.63%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.98%) IFRS
5 9 (0.98%) PMO
6 8 (0.87%) SLA
7 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.33%) WCAG
8 2 (0.22%) COBIT
8 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.11%) NCSC
9 1 (0.11%) NIST
9 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (2.50%) Docker
2 18 (1.95%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.98%) HDFS
4 5 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.33%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (2.71%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.85%) Terraform
3 15 (1.63%) Microsoft Intune
4 11 (1.19%) Kibana
5 8 (0.87%) logstash
6 6 (0.65%) Ansible
7 5 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.43%) Rancher
9 3 (0.33%) Control-M
9 3 (0.33%) Oozie
9 3 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 3 (0.33%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.33%) Puppet
9 3 (0.33%) SCCM
10 2 (0.22%) Ambari
10 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 265 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 150 (16.29%) Tableau
3 120 (13.03%) SAP
4 105 (11.40%) Oracle
5 46 (4.99%) Informatica
6 42 (4.56%) Google
7 34 (3.69%) Alteryx
7 34 (3.69%) Databricks
8 17 (1.85%) Talend
9 16 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (1.63%) Teradata
11 13 (1.41%) Cloudera
12 11 (1.19%) IBM
13 10 (1.09%) Pega
14 9 (0.98%) BEA
14 9 (0.98%) webMethods
15 8 (0.87%) Adobe
15 8 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
16 7 (0.76%) Northgate
17 6 (0.65%) Cognos