Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 47 36
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 2157 2000 2223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.58% 4.45% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.27% 5.16% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1528 1476 1663
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £328 £305 £300
90th Percentile £623 £625 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 17
London median hourly rate £24.75 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -12.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £15.80 £15.79 £15.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £31.75 £80.00
England median hourly rate £35.85 £28.50 £26.34
% change year-on-year +25.79% +8.20% +27.71%

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 40937 38731 39019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.98% 86.21% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29768 27769 27882
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £643 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 401 470
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.60 £50.14 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -3 387 £460 +2.22% 73
West London -15 73 £456 +14.06% 16
South London -8 50 £525 +36.36% 8
East London -23 20 £465 -2.11% 6
North London -6 9 £325 -35.00% 2
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 London region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 916 (42.47%) SQL
2 811 (37.60%) Finance
3 614 (28.47%) Data Warehouse
4 603 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
5 532 (24.66%) SQL Server
6 470 (21.79%) Analytics
7 444 (20.58%) Microsoft
7 444 (20.58%) ETL
8 425 (19.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 398 (18.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 387 (17.94%) SAP
11 386 (17.90%) Marketing
12 352 (16.32%) Power BI
13 325 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 310 (14.37%) Data Modelling
15 287 (13.31%) Digital Marketing
15 287 (13.31%) Telecoms
16 283 (13.12%) Programme Management
17 282 (13.07%) Tableau
18 281 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
19 279 (12.93%) Manufacturing
20 267 (12.38%) Electronics
21 242 (11.22%) Java
22 240 (11.13%) Visualisation
23 232 (10.76%) Scrum
24 228 (10.57%) Security Cleared
25 224 (10.38%) Oracle
26 215 (9.97%) Big Data
27 210 (9.74%) Python
28 197 (9.13%) Microsoft Excel

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
1 105 (4.87%) Apache Spark
2 85 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 68 (3.15%) SAS
4 32 (1.48%) Confluence
5 29 (1.34%) Apache
6 21 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
7 19 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 18 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
9 16 (0.74%) CMS
10 15 (0.70%) nginx
10 15 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (0.60%) Mule
11 13 (0.60%) Skype for Business
12 12 (0.56%) Mule ESB
12 12 (0.56%) WebSphere
13 11 (0.51%) Apache Solr
13 11 (0.51%) IIS
14 10 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 197 (9.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 77 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
3 52 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 39 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 33 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
5 33 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.46%) SPSS
7 5 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.23%) Stata
8 1 (0.046%) EViews
8 1 (0.046%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 44 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 12 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
5 12 (0.56%) NetSuite
6 11 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
6 11 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
7 10 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
7 10 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (0.37%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 8 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
8 8 (0.37%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
9 7 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.32%) R3 Corda
10 6 (0.28%) Markit EDM
10 6 (0.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 5 (0.23%) SAP BPC
11 5 (0.23%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 190 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
2 176 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (2.32%) Office 365
4 41 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 24 (1.11%) Amazon S3
6 23 (1.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 21 (0.97%) GitHub
7 21 (0.97%) SaaS
8 20 (0.93%) IaaS
9 18 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
9 18 (0.83%) Google Analytics
10 17 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (0.74%) PaaS
12 15 (0.70%) Route 53
13 14 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
13 14 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (0.65%) G Suite
14 12 (0.56%) Veeva
15 11 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
15 11 (0.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.90%) Firewall
2 32 (1.48%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.16%) DNS
4 18 (0.83%) VPN
5 14 (0.65%) SSL
6 12 (0.56%) HTTP
7 10 (0.46%) Kerberos
7 10 (0.46%) SAN
8 9 (0.42%) Intranet
9 8 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (0.37%) LDAP
9 8 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (0.32%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.32%) LAN
11 6 (0.28%) Internet
12 5 (0.23%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.23%) SMS
12 5 (0.23%) WAN
13 4 (0.19%) Skype
14 3 (0.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 614 (28.47%) Data Warehouse
2 532 (24.66%) SQL Server
3 425 (19.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 398 (18.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 352 (16.32%) Power BI
6 325 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 215 (9.97%) Big Data
8 159 (7.37%) BusinessObjects
9 144 (6.68%) Hadoop
10 135 (6.26%) QlikView
11 122 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
12 112 (5.19%) Relational Database
13 91 (4.22%) OLAP
14 79 (3.66%) MongoDB
15 78 (3.62%) NoSQL
15 78 (3.62%) SQL Server 2016
16 77 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
17 76 (3.52%) Oracle Database
18 64 (2.97%) MySQL
18 64 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 109 (5.05%) JIRA
2 99 (4.59%) Git (software)
3 71 (3.29%) Jenkins
4 57 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 49 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 36 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 28 (1.30%) Artifactory
8 24 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
9 23 (1.07%) Eclipse
10 21 (0.97%) ERwin
11 18 (0.83%) Cucumber
12 14 (0.65%) Ant
12 14 (0.65%) Maven
13 13 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
14 11 (0.51%) GitLab
14 11 (0.51%) SoapUI
15 9 (0.42%) Mockito
15 9 (0.42%) MSTest
15 9 (0.42%) Subversion
15 9 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 811 (37.60%) Finance
2 386 (17.90%) Marketing
3 287 (13.31%) Telecoms
4 279 (12.93%) Manufacturing
5 267 (12.38%) Electronics
6 168 (7.79%) Banking
7 106 (4.91%) Retail
8 88 (4.08%) Legal
9 39 (1.81%) Law
10 35 (1.62%) Front Office
11 34 (1.58%) Advertising
12 33 (1.53%) Investment Banking
13 25 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 23 (1.07%) Games
15 22 (1.02%) German Language
16 21 (0.97%) Retail Banking
17 20 (0.93%) Publishing
18 17 (0.79%) Back Office
18 17 (0.79%) Financial Institution
19 15 (0.70%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 715 (33.15%) Developer
2 454 (21.05%) Analyst
3 308 (14.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 200 (9.27%) Business Analyst
5 183 (8.48%) Consultant
6 171 (7.93%) Architect
6 171 (7.93%) SQL Developer
7 163 (7.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 124 (5.75%) Data Analyst
9 118 (5.47%) Project Manager
10 94 (4.36%) SSIS Developer
11 93 (4.31%) SQL BI Developer
12 85 (3.94%) Data Architect
13 83 (3.85%) Business Developer
14 71 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 69 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 67 (3.11%) Senior Developer
17 63 (2.92%) Java Developer
17 63 (2.92%) SSAS Developer
18 62 (2.87%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (5.29%) MDX
2 104 (4.82%) .NET
3 99 (4.59%) JSON
4 88 (4.08%) Web Services
5 82 (3.80%) HTML
6 71 (3.29%) Spring
7 68 (3.15%) CSS
8 62 (2.87%) Kafka
9 54 (2.50%) RESTful
10 51 (2.36%) Node.js
11 49 (2.27%) XML
12 48 (2.23%) Spring Boot
13 47 (2.18%) AngularJS
14 42 (1.95%) REST
15 37 (1.72%) ASP.NET
16 30 (1.39%) jQuery
17 28 (1.30%) HTML5
18 27 (1.25%) Elastic Stack
19 26 (1.21%) D3.js
20 21 (0.97%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 281 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 76 (3.52%) Management Information System
4 68 (3.15%) NHS
5 67 (3.11%) User Experience
6 62 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 58 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
8 37 (1.72%) Credit Risk
9 35 (1.62%) Fintech
10 25 (1.16%) Market Risk
11 24 (1.11%) Algorithms
12 21 (0.97%) Data Centre
13 19 (0.88%) Reinsurance
14 16 (0.74%) Equities
15 15 (0.70%) Social Media
15 15 (0.70%) Virtual Team
16 14 (0.65%) Taxonomies
17 13 (0.60%) Replication
18 11 (0.51%) Fixed Income
18 11 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 126 (5.84%) Linux
2 82 (3.80%) Windows
3 68 (3.15%) Unix
4 30 (1.39%) Windows Server
5 20 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (0.74%) Android
7 10 (0.46%) Apple iOS
8 9 (0.42%) AIX
9 7 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.32%) Solaris
10 5 (0.23%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.14%) VMS
13 2 (0.093%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.046%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.046%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (21.79%) Analytics
3 444 (20.58%) ETL
4 310 (14.37%) Data Modelling
5 287 (13.31%) Digital Marketing
6 283 (13.12%) Programme Management
7 240 (11.13%) Visualisation
8 232 (10.76%) Scrum
9 171 (7.93%) Project Management
10 159 (7.37%) Data Analysis
11 158 (7.32%) DevOps
12 157 (7.28%) Data Management
13 151 (7.00%) Migration
14 148 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 136 (6.31%) Data Analytics
16 131 (6.07%) Data Visualisation
17 127 (5.89%) Kimball Methodology
18 125 (5.80%) CRM
19 122 (5.66%) Business Analysis
20 96 (4.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 916 (42.47%) SQL
2 242 (11.22%) Java
3 210 (9.74%) Python
4 197 (9.13%) T-SQL
5 141 (6.54%) JavaScript
6 126 (5.84%) C#
7 96 (4.45%) R
8 80 (3.71%) PL/SQL
9 75 (3.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 70 (3.25%) VBA
11 43 (1.99%) Shell Script
12 39 (1.81%) Scala
13 37 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.30%) PHP
15 22 (1.02%) Ruby
16 21 (0.97%) C++
17 20 (0.93%) Bash Shell
18 19 (0.88%) Go
19 16 (0.74%) VB
20 11 (0.51%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 228 (10.57%) Security Cleared
2 183 (8.48%) SC Cleared
3 127 (5.89%) Degree
4 22 (1.02%) ISEB
5 20 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
6 19 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 17 (0.79%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 15 (0.70%) Master's Degree
9 14 (0.65%) PMP
10 12 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
10 12 (0.56%) MCITP
11 9 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.37%) MCSE
13 7 (0.32%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
14 6 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (5.33%) Data Quality
2 82 (3.80%) QA
3 41 (1.90%) GDPR
4 16 (0.74%) PMO
5 15 (0.70%) SLA
6 14 (0.65%) GCP
6 14 (0.65%) Solvency II
7 11 (0.51%) HL7
7 11 (0.51%) MiFID
8 6 (0.28%) RMADS
9 5 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.19%) GAAP
11 2 (0.093%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.093%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.093%) EMIR
11 2 (0.093%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.093%) IFRS
11 2 (0.093%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.093%) WCAG
System Software
1 90 (4.17%) Docker
2 36 (1.67%) HDFS
3 31 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 24 (1.11%) Apache Flume
5 11 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.093%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.046%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.046%) XenApp
9 1 (0.046%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 72 (3.34%) Ansible
2 63 (2.92%) Puppet
3 49 (2.27%) Kubernetes
4 43 (1.99%) Terraform
5 29 (1.34%) logstash
6 28 (1.30%) Kibana
7 26 (1.21%) Oozie
8 23 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
9 22 (1.02%) Ambari
10 13 (0.60%) Grafana
10 13 (0.60%) WSUS
11 10 (0.46%) HAProxy
12 8 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 7 (0.32%) Prometheus
13 7 (0.32%) Salt
14 6 (0.28%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.23%) FlexNet
16 4 (0.19%) HP Operations Orchestration
16 4 (0.19%) SCOM
17 3 (0.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 444 (20.58%) Microsoft
2 387 (17.94%) SAP
3 282 (13.07%) Tableau
4 224 (10.38%) Oracle
5 71 (3.29%) Cognos
6 66 (3.06%) Google
7 56 (2.60%) IBM
7 56 (2.60%) Informatica
8 50 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
9 46 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
10 35 (1.62%) Splunk
11 27 (1.25%) Alteryx
12 25 (1.16%) Teradata
13 20 (0.93%) ServiceNow
14 18 (0.83%) Adobe
14 18 (0.83%) VMware
15 16 (0.74%) AppDynamics
15 16 (0.74%) HP
16 15 (0.70%) Jaspersoft
16 15 (0.70%) Vertica