Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 58 53
Rank change year-on-year +17 -5 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 1,841 2,108 2,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.28% 4.51% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.02% 5.11% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,377 1,576 1,534
London median daily rate £495 £484 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +1.89% +3.26%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £325
90th Percentile £663 £675 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 21
London median hourly rate £29.96 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.40% +40.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £21.07 £22.15 £15.75
90th Percentile £37.89 £57.46 £58.75
England median hourly rate £27.50 £24.08 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.20% -31.20% +7.69%

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 30,575 41,247 41,989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.61% 88.29% 88.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,888 29,797 30,520
London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 477 395
London median hourly rate £24.66 £23.88 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.27% +6.13% +3.73%
10th Percentile £12.44 £13.08 £13.31
90th Percentile £53.75 £54.30 £50.88
England median hourly rate £23.94 £22.00 £23.32
% change year-on-year +8.82% -5.66% +3.64%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in London

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor 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 5 December 2019. 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 +23 440 £500 +5.26% 159
West London +6 93 £400 -11.11% 53
South London +7 46 £475 -5.00% 14
East London +2 24 £375 -22.52% 18
North London +10 9 £225 +4.90% 4
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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.

1 855 (46.44%) SQL
2 776 (42.15%) Power Platform
3 773 (41.99%) Power BI
4 619 (33.62%) Finance
5 520 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
6 506 (27.49%) Microsoft
7 498 (27.05%) Data Warehouse
8 485 (26.34%) SQL Server
9 448 (24.33%) Analytics
10 403 (21.89%) Azure
11 374 (20.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 354 (19.23%) ETL
13 332 (18.03%) Tableau
14 294 (15.97%) Visualisation
15 291 (15.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 288 (15.64%) Data Modelling
17 282 (15.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 246 (13.36%) Python
19 245 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
20 241 (13.09%) SAP
21 218 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
22 208 (11.30%) Public Sector
23 195 (10.59%) Marketing
24 174 (9.45%) Scrum
25 169 (9.18%) Java
26 168 (9.13%) Oracle
27 164 (8.91%) AWS
28 162 (8.80%) Data Analysis
29 156 (8.47%) Programme Management
30 155 (8.42%) Telecoms

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
1 112 (6.08%) SharePoint
2 61 (3.31%) Confluence
3 44 (2.39%) Apache Spark
4 37 (2.01%) SAS
5 21 (1.14%) Apache Airflow
6 17 (0.92%) Apache
6 17 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (0.87%) WebLogic
8 12 (0.65%) CMS
9 11 (0.60%) IIS
10 8 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.38%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.38%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.38%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.33%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.27%) JBoss
13 5 (0.27%) Jupyter
13 5 (0.27%) Moodle
Applications
1 218 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.33%) Sketch
7 3 (0.16%) SPSS
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe XD
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) Stata
9 1 (0.054%) Figma
9 1 (0.054%) InDesign
9 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.054%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.054%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 91 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.60%) SAP FI
6 10 (0.54%) SAP CO
6 10 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (0.43%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.38%) SAP BPC
9 6 (0.33%) Misys Opics
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle FAH
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
9 6 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 776 (42.15%) Power Platform
2 403 (21.89%) Azure
3 164 (8.91%) AWS
4 119 (6.46%) Azure Data Factory
5 84 (4.56%) Office 365
6 75 (4.07%) GCP
7 60 (3.26%) Dynamics 365
8 43 (2.34%) Serverless
9 42 (2.28%) PaaS
10 39 (2.12%) Data Lake Analytics
11 38 (2.06%) PowerApps
12 29 (1.58%) Azure Functions
13 28 (1.52%) Microsoft Flow
14 26 (1.41%) SaaS
15 25 (1.36%) GitHub
16 22 (1.20%) IaaS
17 20 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
18 19 (1.03%) OneDrive
19 18 (0.98%) Amazon S3
20 16 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.03%) VPN
2 18 (0.98%) Firewall
3 14 (0.76%) LAN
4 12 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (0.60%) WAN
6 10 (0.54%) FTP
6 10 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.49%) DNS
7 9 (0.49%) Intranet
7 9 (0.49%) Skype
8 7 (0.38%) Wireless
9 6 (0.33%) BGP
9 6 (0.33%) Bluetooth
9 6 (0.33%) Extranet
9 6 (0.33%) Internet
9 6 (0.33%) PABX
10 4 (0.22%) DHCP
10 4 (0.22%) DSL
10 4 (0.22%) ISDN
10 4 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 773 (41.99%) Power BI
2 498 (27.05%) Data Warehouse
3 485 (26.34%) SQL Server
4 374 (20.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 291 (15.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 282 (15.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 152 (8.26%) Data Lake
8 137 (7.44%) Big Data
9 114 (6.19%) QlikView
10 88 (4.78%) Azure SQL Database
11 87 (4.73%) Relational Database
12 79 (4.29%) Hadoop
13 71 (3.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 69 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
15 62 (3.37%) OLAP
16 54 (2.93%) Amazon Redshift
17 51 (2.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 50 (2.72%) MySQL
19 49 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
20 48 (2.61%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 138 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 99 (5.38%) JIRA
3 80 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 49 (2.66%) Maven
5 44 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
6 39 (2.12%) Visual Studio
7 32 (1.74%) Jenkins
8 23 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
9 21 (1.14%) JUnit
10 19 (1.03%) Mockito
11 15 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (0.76%) Selenium
12 14 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 12 (0.65%) Bitbucket
13 12 (0.65%) ERwin
14 10 (0.54%) Subversion
15 9 (0.49%) Gradle
16 6 (0.33%) Cucumber
16 6 (0.33%) Grunt
16 6 (0.33%) gulp
General
1 619 (33.62%) Finance
2 208 (11.30%) Public Sector
3 195 (10.59%) Marketing
4 155 (8.42%) Telecoms
5 151 (8.20%) Manufacturing
6 139 (7.55%) Electronics
7 104 (5.65%) Banking
8 94 (5.11%) Retail
9 76 (4.13%) Legal
10 52 (2.82%) Front Office
11 32 (1.74%) Investment Banking
12 29 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 27 (1.47%) Publishing
14 20 (1.09%) Law
15 12 (0.65%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.65%) Games
16 10 (0.54%) Advertising
16 10 (0.54%) Back Office
17 7 (0.38%) German Language
17 7 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 698 (37.91%) Developer
2 368 (19.99%) Analyst
3 343 (18.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 172 (9.34%) Architect
5 143 (7.77%) Data Analyst
6 139 (7.55%) Consultant
7 129 (7.01%) Power BI Developer
7 129 (7.01%) SQL Developer
8 123 (6.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 99 (5.38%) Data Architect
10 95 (5.16%) Business Analyst
11 85 (4.62%) Data Engineer
12 64 (3.48%) SQL BI Developer
13 61 (3.31%) Project Manager
14 59 (3.20%) Senior Developer
15 44 (2.39%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 43 (2.34%) Azure Developer
17 42 (2.28%) Power BI Analyst
18 41 (2.23%) Tableau Developer
19 39 (2.12%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (6.14%) HTML
2 110 (5.98%) .NET
3 61 (3.31%) CSS
4 59 (3.20%) Web Services
5 58 (3.15%) AngularJS
6 53 (2.88%) MDX
7 50 (2.72%) ASP.NET
8 49 (2.66%) XML
9 44 (2.39%) Kafka
10 42 (2.28%) REST
11 40 (2.17%) JSON
12 37 (2.01%) React
13 28 (1.52%) Spring
14 22 (1.20%) Spring Boot
15 16 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (0.76%) .NET Framework
16 14 (0.76%) SOAP
16 14 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (0.65%) J2EE
17 12 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 245 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
3 68 (3.69%) User Experience
4 60 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 50 (2.72%) NHS
6 47 (2.55%) Data Structures
6 47 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
7 39 (2.12%) Hedge funds
8 31 (1.68%) Public Cloud
9 28 (1.52%) Algorithms
10 20 (1.09%) Replication
11 17 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
13 13 (0.71%) Social Media
14 11 (0.60%) Equities
15 10 (0.54%) Data Centre
16 9 (0.49%) e-Health
16 9 (0.49%) FMCG
16 9 (0.49%) Reinsurance
16 9 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 76 (4.13%) Windows
2 61 (3.31%) Linux
3 38 (2.06%) Windows 10
4 34 (1.85%) Unix
5 20 (1.09%) Android
6 19 (1.03%) Apple iOS
7 16 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 15 (0.81%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.16%) VMS
14 2 (0.11%) Solaris
15 1 (0.054%) AIX
15 1 (0.054%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.054%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.054%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.054%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (24.33%) Analytics
3 354 (19.23%) ETL
4 294 (15.97%) Visualisation
5 288 (15.64%) Data Modelling
6 174 (9.45%) Scrum
7 162 (8.80%) Data Analysis
8 156 (8.47%) Programme Management
9 152 (8.26%) DevOps
10 151 (8.20%) Data Visualisation
11 150 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
12 149 (8.09%) Migration
13 148 (8.04%) Digital Marketing
14 138 (7.50%) Data Science
15 137 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 127 (6.90%) CRM
17 103 (5.59%) Project Management
18 85 (4.62%) SDLC
19 81 (4.40%) Project Delivery
20 79 (4.29%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 855 (46.44%) SQL
2 246 (13.36%) Python
3 169 (9.18%) Java
4 139 (7.55%) T-SQL
5 137 (7.44%) C#
6 106 (5.76%) PowerShell
7 79 (4.29%) JavaScript
8 70 (3.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 69 (3.75%) Scala
10 68 (3.69%) PL/SQL
11 47 (2.55%) C++
12 41 (2.23%) R
13 40 (2.17%) VBA
14 28 (1.52%) Bash Shell
15 21 (1.14%) Java 8
16 20 (1.09%) PHP
17 18 (0.98%) C
18 15 (0.81%) Perl
19 13 (0.71%) Go
19 13 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 138 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 113 (6.14%) SC Cleared
3 85 (4.62%) Degree
4 14 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.54%) PMP
8 8 (0.43%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.43%) PhD
9 7 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (0.33%) CCNA
10 6 (0.33%) ISEB
11 5 (0.27%) CCNP
11 5 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.22%) MCP
12 4 (0.22%) MCSA
12 4 (0.22%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.22%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (5.27%) Data Quality
2 92 (5.00%) QA
3 41 (2.23%) PMO
4 28 (1.52%) GDPR
5 19 (1.03%) SLA
6 12 (0.65%) Solvency II
7 11 (0.60%) IFRS
8 7 (0.38%) HL7
9 5 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
9 5 (0.27%) EMIR
9 5 (0.27%) GAAP
9 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.27%) MiFID
9 5 (0.27%) NIST
9 5 (0.27%) WCAG
10 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 2 (0.11%) NCSC
11 2 (0.11%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.054%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 57 (3.10%) Docker
2 39 (2.12%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.60%) HDFS
4 8 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.16%) Firmware
7 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.054%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 29 (1.58%) Kubernetes
2 23 (1.25%) Terraform
3 21 (1.14%) Puppet
4 18 (0.98%) Ansible
5 16 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 15 (0.81%) SCCM
7 13 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
8 12 (0.65%) AirWatch
9 10 (0.54%) Control-M
10 9 (0.49%) Kibana
11 6 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
12 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
13 2 (0.11%) HP ALM
13 2 (0.11%) Salt
13 2 (0.11%) SCOM
14 1 (0.054%) Automic
14 1 (0.054%) Suricata
Vendors
1 506 (27.49%) Microsoft
2 332 (18.03%) Tableau
3 241 (13.09%) SAP
4 168 (9.13%) Oracle
5 64 (3.48%) Cognos
6 63 (3.42%) Databricks
7 62 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
8 59 (3.20%) Google
9 52 (2.82%) MicroStrategy
10 43 (2.34%) Alteryx
11 37 (2.01%) Teradata
12 28 (1.52%) Informatica
13 20 (1.09%) IBM
14 18 (0.98%) Adobe
15 17 (0.92%) Talend
16 13 (0.71%) MuleSoft
17 11 (0.60%) Ab Initio
17 11 (0.60%) BEA
17 11 (0.60%) webMethods
18 10 (0.54%) Hyperion