Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 41 58
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 875 1,841 2,108
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 5.35% 5.28% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.08% 6.00% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 1,415 1,592
Median daily rate £500 £488 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +0.72% +1.89%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £325
90th Percentile £650 £663 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.96 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.82% -14.40% +40.00%
10th Percentile £20.00 £21.07 £22.15
90th Percentile £40.10 £37.89 £57.46
England median hourly rate £22.00 £26.35 £24.08
% change year-on-year -16.49% +9.41% -31.20%

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 14,384 30,677 41,349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.00% 87.90% 88.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,688 21,942 29,857
Median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £319 £325 £325
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 408 482
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.83 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.96% +3.46% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20.00 £12.44 £13.14
90th Percentile £54.90 £53.75 £54.57
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% +9.09% -6.38%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +2 136 £475 -5.00% 53
West London +21 49 £510 +27.50% 13
South London +16 14 £400 -15.79% 2
East London +26 5 £475 +26.67% 12
North London +1 1 £300 +33.33%
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 374 (42.74%) Power Platform
2 372 (42.51%) SQL
3 364 (41.60%) Power BI
4 277 (31.66%) Finance
5 270 (30.86%) Azure
6 259 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
7 243 (27.77%) Microsoft
8 218 (24.91%) Data Warehouse
9 215 (24.57%) Data Modelling
10 182 (20.80%) Analytics
11 174 (19.89%) SAP
12 166 (18.97%) Public Sector
13 159 (18.17%) SQL Server
14 151 (17.26%) Marketing
15 138 (15.77%) Visualisation
16 136 (15.54%) Python
17 133 (15.20%) Programme Management
18 131 (14.97%) Telecoms
19 129 (14.74%) ETL
20 128 (14.63%) Manufacturing
21 127 (14.51%) Digital Marketing
22 126 (14.40%) Electronics
23 121 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
24 110 (12.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 108 (12.34%) Oracle
26 105 (12.00%) Tableau
27 93 (10.63%) DevOps
28 89 (10.17%) AWS
29 88 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
30 84 (9.60%) 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 45 (5.14%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.20%) Apache Spark
3 23 (2.63%) SAS
4 14 (1.60%) Confluence
5 13 (1.49%) Mule
5 13 (1.49%) Red Hat Fuse
6 12 (1.37%) Apache Airflow
7 11 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
8 10 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.69%) Apache
11 5 (0.57%) IIS
12 4 (0.46%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.23%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.23%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.11%) WildFly
Applications
1 64 (7.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.11%) SPSS
7 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 28 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (1.60%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 12 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.69%) Northgate Housing
7 5 (0.57%) HFM
7 5 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.34%) Bloomberg AIM
9 3 (0.34%) Endur
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.34%) SAP MDG
10 2 (0.23%) Magento
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.23%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 374 (42.74%) Power Platform
2 270 (30.86%) Azure
3 89 (10.17%) AWS
4 59 (6.74%) Dynamics 365
5 58 (6.63%) PowerApps
6 52 (5.94%) Azure Data Factory
7 45 (5.14%) Office 365
8 32 (3.66%) Logic Apps
9 31 (3.54%) GCP
10 26 (2.97%) Power Automate
11 19 (2.17%) SaaS
12 17 (1.94%) PaaS
13 13 (1.49%) Amazon S3
14 12 (1.37%) IaaS
14 12 (1.37%) Serverless
15 7 (0.80%) Google Analytics
16 6 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
16 6 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
16 6 (0.69%) Azure Stack
16 6 (0.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.17%) HTTP
2 12 (1.37%) Firewall
3 7 (0.80%) VPN
4 6 (0.69%) Internet
5 5 (0.57%) VoIP
6 3 (0.34%) Network Security
6 3 (0.34%) SSL
6 3 (0.34%) WAN
6 3 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.23%) FTP
7 2 (0.23%) Intranet
7 2 (0.23%) LAN
8 1 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.11%) DMZ
8 1 (0.11%) DNS
8 1 (0.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.11%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.11%) Skype
8 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (41.60%) Power BI
2 218 (24.91%) Data Warehouse
3 159 (18.17%) SQL Server
4 110 (12.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 105 (12.00%) Tableau
6 73 (8.34%) Data Lake
7 71 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 66 (7.54%) Big Data
9 58 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 50 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
11 42 (4.80%) Relational Database
12 41 (4.69%) QlikView
13 32 (3.66%) Hadoop
14 31 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
15 26 (2.97%) Amazon Redshift
16 24 (2.74%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 23 (2.63%) MySQL
17 23 (2.63%) Snowflake Schema
18 22 (2.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 22 (2.51%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 31 (3.54%) Git (software)
2 22 (2.51%) JIRA
3 16 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.69%) Cypress.io
8 5 (0.57%) Artifactory
8 5 (0.57%) ERwin
8 5 (0.57%) GitLab
8 5 (0.57%) JMeter
8 5 (0.57%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.57%) Maven
8 5 (0.57%) Selenium
8 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.57%) Zephyr
9 4 (0.46%) CA Gen
9 4 (0.46%) ER Studio
9 4 (0.46%) Gradle
9 4 (0.46%) JDeveloper
General
1 277 (31.66%) Finance
2 166 (18.97%) Public Sector
3 151 (17.26%) Marketing
4 131 (14.97%) Telecoms
5 128 (14.63%) Manufacturing
6 126 (14.40%) Electronics
7 41 (4.69%) Banking
8 23 (2.63%) Law
9 21 (2.40%) Retail
10 20 (2.29%) Investment Banking
11 16 (1.83%) Legal
11 16 (1.83%) Local Government
12 12 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (1.26%) Front Office
14 10 (1.14%) Advertising
15 8 (0.91%) Publishing
16 6 (0.69%) French Language
16 6 (0.69%) German Language
17 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
18 4 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 264 (30.17%) Developer
2 127 (14.51%) Analyst
3 123 (14.06%) Architect
4 93 (10.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 82 (9.37%) Data Engineer
6 76 (8.69%) Consultant
7 56 (6.40%) Business Analyst
7 56 (6.40%) Power BI Developer
8 51 (5.83%) Data Architect
9 44 (5.03%) Data Analyst
10 36 (4.11%) SQL Developer
11 34 (3.89%) Azure Engineer
11 34 (3.89%) Senior Developer
12 33 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 32 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 31 (3.54%) Java Developer
15 24 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
16 23 (2.63%) Power BI Consultant
16 23 (2.63%) Project Manager
17 22 (2.51%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (6.86%) .NET
2 59 (6.74%) Web Services
3 53 (6.06%) XML
4 46 (5.26%) JSON
5 33 (3.77%) Middleware
5 33 (3.77%) RESTful
6 32 (3.66%) SOAP
7 26 (2.97%) HTML
8 21 (2.40%) XSLT
9 19 (2.17%) Kafka
10 17 (1.94%) PySpark
10 17 (1.94%) REST
11 15 (1.71%) Node.js
12 14 (1.60%) ASP.NET
13 13 (1.49%) AngularJS
13 13 (1.49%) CSS
14 12 (1.37%) Apache Camel
15 10 (1.14%) .NET Framework
16 9 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (1.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 121 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 34 (3.89%) Data Structures
4 33 (3.77%) User Experience
5 31 (3.54%) NHS
6 18 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (1.60%) FMCG
8 13 (1.49%) Public Cloud
9 10 (1.14%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (0.91%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.69%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.69%) Social Media
13 5 (0.57%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.57%) Life Science
13 5 (0.57%) Oracle Exalytics
13 5 (0.57%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.46%) Cloud Native
14 4 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (3.66%) Windows
2 15 (1.71%) Unix
3 13 (1.49%) Linux
4 10 (1.14%) Windows 10
4 10 (1.14%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.46%) Solaris
6 3 (0.34%) Android
6 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.11%) AIX
8 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.11%) VMS
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (24.57%) Data Modelling
3 182 (20.80%) Analytics
4 138 (15.77%) Visualisation
5 133 (15.20%) Programme Management
6 129 (14.74%) ETL
7 127 (14.51%) Digital Marketing
8 93 (10.63%) DevOps
9 88 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 84 (9.60%) Scrum
11 78 (8.91%) Migration
12 75 (8.57%) Data Visualisation
13 73 (8.34%) Problem-Solving
14 68 (7.77%) Data Analysis
15 63 (7.20%) Data Architecture
16 61 (6.97%) Data Science
17 51 (5.83%) Data Integration
17 51 (5.83%) Requirements Gathering
18 48 (5.49%) Decision-Making
19 47 (5.37%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 372 (42.51%) SQL
2 136 (15.54%) Python
3 71 (8.11%) Java
4 55 (6.29%) C#
5 51 (5.83%) T-SQL
6 49 (5.60%) JavaScript
7 46 (5.26%) R
8 34 (3.89%) PL/SQL
9 30 (3.43%) PowerShell
10 28 (3.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 24 (2.74%) XPath
12 18 (2.06%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.37%) Scala
14 10 (1.14%) Perl
14 10 (1.14%) VBA
15 9 (1.03%) VB
16 8 (0.91%) C
17 7 (0.80%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.46%) COBOL
18 4 (0.46%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 84 (9.60%) Security Cleared
2 62 (7.09%) SC Cleared
3 40 (4.57%) Degree
4 9 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.03%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.91%) TOGAF Certification
6 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.57%) ISEB
8 4 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.34%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.23%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.23%) PhD
10 2 (0.23%) RIBA
11 1 (0.11%) ACCA
11 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.11%) CIMA
11 1 (0.11%) CIPD
11 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.37%) Data Quality
2 35 (4.00%) QA
3 15 (1.71%) PMO
4 10 (1.14%) GDPR
5 7 (0.80%) SLA
6 6 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.46%) NIST
8 2 (0.23%) Dublin Core
8 2 (0.23%) NCSC
8 2 (0.23%) WCAG
9 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (1.94%) Docker
2 11 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.57%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.34%) HDFS
5 3 (0.34%) XenApp
5 3 (0.34%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (1.94%) Kubernetes
2 16 (1.83%) Terraform
3 9 (1.03%) SCCM
4 8 (0.91%) Ansible
5 6 (0.69%) Kibana
5 6 (0.69%) logstash
6 5 (0.57%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.57%) Consul
7 4 (0.46%) Control-M
7 4 (0.46%) Grafana
7 4 (0.46%) Istio
7 4 (0.46%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.46%) Rancher
8 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.23%) Fluentd
9 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.11%) Oozie
10 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 243 (27.77%) Microsoft
2 174 (19.89%) SAP
3 108 (12.34%) Oracle
4 43 (4.91%) Databricks
5 33 (3.77%) Informatica
6 25 (2.86%) Google
7 15 (1.71%) Sparx
8 12 (1.37%) Talend
9 11 (1.26%) Alteryx
9 11 (1.26%) Pega
9 11 (1.26%) Remedy
9 11 (1.26%) VMware
10 10 (1.14%) Cloudera
10 10 (1.14%) WSO2
11 8 (0.91%) IBM
11 8 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.80%) Nintex
12 7 (0.80%) Northgate
13 6 (0.69%) Hyperion
14 5 (0.57%) MicroStrategy