Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 57 52
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 1,889 1,994 2,029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.87% 4.38% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.53% 4.96% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,438 1,455 1,433
London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
England median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 20
London median hourly rate £29.96 £25.00 £23.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.84% +8.32% +6.11%
10th Percentile £19.75 £21.00 £16.20
90th Percentile £46.37 £39.18 £58.88
England median hourly rate £23.46 £25.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -6.18% -24.24% +16.44%

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 34,147 40,180 38,568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.11% 88.26% 88.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,443 29,104 27,789
London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.60% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £660
England median daily rate £475 £467 £450
% change year-on-year +1.82% +3.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 485 375
London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +9.52%
10th Percentile £12.48 £14.00 £12.88
90th Percentile £53.75 £55.63 £51.70
England median hourly rate £24.85 £20.65 £23.14
% change year-on-year +20.36% -10.78% +1.34%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +17 404 £488 +2.63% 121
West London +9 89 £419 -6.94% 42
South London +33 48 £494 +1.80% 9
East London -6 39 £394 -14.86% 26
North London +3 8 £225 -55.00% 7
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 869 (46.00%) SQL
2 793 (41.98%) Power Platform
3 790 (41.82%) Power BI
4 611 (32.35%) Finance
5 574 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
6 554 (29.33%) Data Warehouse
7 526 (27.85%) SQL Server
8 488 (25.83%) Microsoft
9 482 (25.52%) Analytics
10 444 (23.50%) Azure
11 415 (21.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 386 (20.43%) ETL
13 367 (19.43%) Tableau
14 313 (16.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 299 (15.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 292 (15.46%) Data Modelling
17 281 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
18 276 (14.61%) Visualisation
19 252 (13.34%) Python
20 220 (11.65%) SAP
21 215 (11.38%) Public Sector
22 214 (11.33%) Microsoft Excel
23 183 (9.69%) AWS
24 178 (9.42%) Marketing
25 177 (9.37%) Scrum
26 175 (9.26%) Data Analysis
27 174 (9.21%) Big Data
28 170 (9.00%) Oracle
28 170 (9.00%) T-SQL
29 162 (8.58%) Data Science

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
1 108 (5.72%) SharePoint
2 59 (3.12%) Apache Spark
3 48 (2.54%) SAS
4 35 (1.85%) Confluence
5 24 (1.27%) Apache
6 20 (1.06%) Apache Airflow
7 17 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (0.74%) CMS
9 9 (0.48%) ArcGIS
9 9 (0.48%) Skype for Business
10 8 (0.42%) IIS
10 8 (0.42%) R Markdown
11 7 (0.37%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.32%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.32%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.26%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 214 (11.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.37%) SPSS
8 6 (0.32%) Stata
9 5 (0.26%) Sketch
10 3 (0.16%) Weka
11 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.053%) Adobe XD
12 1 (0.053%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.053%) EViews
12 1 (0.053%) Figma
12 1 (0.053%) Mingle
12 1 (0.053%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 43 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (0.64%) SAP FI
7 11 (0.58%) SAP CO
7 11 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
8 8 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
9 7 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
9 7 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
9 7 (0.37%) SAP ERP
10 6 (0.32%) Misys Opics
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
10 6 (0.32%) Workday HCM
11 5 (0.26%) Oracle FAH
11 5 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
11 5 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 793 (41.98%) Power Platform
2 444 (23.50%) Azure
3 183 (9.69%) AWS
4 99 (5.24%) Azure Data Factory
5 83 (4.39%) Office 365
6 81 (4.29%) GCP
7 58 (3.07%) Dynamics 365
8 49 (2.59%) PaaS
9 31 (1.64%) IaaS
10 30 (1.59%) Serverless
11 28 (1.48%) Google Analytics
12 27 (1.43%) SaaS
13 22 (1.16%) Adobe Analytics
13 22 (1.16%) GitHub
14 21 (1.11%) Data Lake Analytics
15 20 (1.06%) Amazon S3
16 17 (0.90%) PowerApps
17 15 (0.79%) Azure Functions
18 14 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
18 14 (0.74%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.11%) Firewall
2 17 (0.90%) VPN
3 14 (0.74%) Skype
4 12 (0.64%) DNS
4 12 (0.64%) LAN
5 11 (0.58%) FTP
5 11 (0.58%) Intranet
6 10 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (0.48%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.42%) Internet
8 8 (0.42%) WAN
8 8 (0.42%) Wireless
9 6 (0.32%) BGP
9 6 (0.32%) Extranet
10 5 (0.26%) PABX
10 5 (0.26%) SSH
10 5 (0.26%) X.509
11 4 (0.21%) DHCP
11 4 (0.21%) DSL
11 4 (0.21%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (41.82%) Power BI
2 554 (29.33%) Data Warehouse
3 526 (27.85%) SQL Server
4 415 (21.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 313 (16.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 299 (15.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 174 (9.21%) Big Data
8 135 (7.15%) Data Lake
9 104 (5.51%) QlikView
10 83 (4.39%) Relational Database
11 81 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
12 80 (4.24%) Hadoop
13 67 (3.55%) Azure SQL Database
14 63 (3.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 61 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
16 59 (3.12%) OLAP
17 58 (3.07%) Amazon Redshift
17 58 (3.07%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 57 (3.02%) Oracle Database
18 57 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 133 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 94 (4.98%) JIRA
3 62 (3.28%) TeamCity
4 36 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
5 35 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 34 (1.80%) Maven
7 28 (1.48%) Visual Studio
8 25 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
9 23 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 18 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (0.90%) Selenium
12 15 (0.79%) ERwin
13 11 (0.58%) RStudio
14 10 (0.53%) JUnit
14 10 (0.53%) Mockito
15 7 (0.37%) SpecFlow
16 6 (0.32%) Subversion
16 6 (0.32%) WebDriver
17 5 (0.26%) NUnit
17 5 (0.26%) Toad
General
1 611 (32.35%) Finance
2 215 (11.38%) Public Sector
3 178 (9.42%) Marketing
4 143 (7.57%) Telecoms
5 130 (6.88%) Manufacturing
6 126 (6.67%) Banking
7 120 (6.35%) Electronics
8 118 (6.25%) Retail
9 105 (5.56%) Legal
10 52 (2.75%) Front Office
10 52 (2.75%) Investment Banking
11 33 (1.75%) Publishing
12 24 (1.27%) Advertising
13 23 (1.22%) Law
13 23 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 22 (1.16%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.69%) Back Office
16 9 (0.48%) Games
17 7 (0.37%) Local Government
18 5 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 667 (35.31%) Developer
2 373 (19.75%) Analyst
3 341 (18.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 179 (9.48%) Architect
5 152 (8.05%) Consultant
6 140 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 133 (7.04%) Data Analyst
8 121 (6.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 118 (6.25%) Power BI Developer
10 95 (5.03%) Data Engineer
11 87 (4.61%) Business Analyst
12 74 (3.92%) Data Architect
13 71 (3.76%) Project Manager
13 71 (3.76%) Senior Developer
14 69 (3.65%) SQL BI Developer
15 53 (2.81%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 40 (2.12%) SQL Analyst
16 40 (2.12%) SSIS Developer
17 39 (2.06%) Tableau Developer
18 38 (2.01%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (5.77%) .NET
2 68 (3.60%) XML
3 65 (3.44%) Web Services
4 61 (3.23%) MDX
5 59 (3.12%) JSON
6 54 (2.86%) HTML
7 45 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 37 (1.96%) REST
9 36 (1.91%) CSS
10 34 (1.80%) Kafka
11 33 (1.75%) ASP.NET
12 24 (1.27%) React
13 19 (1.01%) SOAP
14 18 (0.95%) RESTful
15 17 (0.90%) Spring
15 17 (0.90%) Spring Boot
16 16 (0.85%) Node.js
17 15 (0.79%) .NET Framework
18 12 (0.64%) Elastic Stack
19 11 (0.58%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 281 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
3 68 (3.60%) User Experience
4 52 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 52 (2.75%) NHS
5 51 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 40 (2.12%) Algorithms
7 39 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
8 28 (1.48%) Hedge funds
9 27 (1.43%) Replication
10 21 (1.11%) Public Cloud
11 19 (1.01%) FMCG
11 19 (1.01%) Social Media
12 15 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (0.69%) Virtual Team
14 12 (0.64%) Credit Risk
15 11 (0.58%) Data Centre
15 11 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (0.58%) Reinsurance
16 9 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 75 (3.97%) Windows
2 55 (2.91%) Linux
3 39 (2.06%) Windows 10
4 37 (1.96%) Unix
5 15 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 14 (0.74%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.69%) Android
8 12 (0.64%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.21%) VMS
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.11%) Solaris
14 1 (0.053%) AIX
14 1 (0.053%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 574 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
2 482 (25.52%) Analytics
3 386 (20.43%) ETL
4 292 (15.46%) Data Modelling
5 276 (14.61%) Visualisation
6 177 (9.37%) Scrum
7 175 (9.26%) Data Analysis
8 162 (8.58%) Data Science
9 145 (7.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 144 (7.62%) Migration
11 141 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
12 135 (7.15%) Data Visualisation
13 134 (7.09%) Programme Management
14 133 (7.04%) DevOps
15 130 (6.88%) Digital Marketing
16 120 (6.35%) Project Management
17 89 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
18 87 (4.61%) Data Analytics
19 86 (4.55%) Dashboard Development
19 86 (4.55%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 869 (46.00%) SQL
2 252 (13.34%) Python
3 170 (9.00%) T-SQL
4 153 (8.10%) C#
5 126 (6.67%) Java
6 97 (5.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 90 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 90 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 70 (3.71%) R
9 62 (3.28%) PL/SQL
10 48 (2.54%) VBA
11 42 (2.22%) Scala
12 33 (1.75%) Bash Shell
13 31 (1.64%) C++
14 20 (1.06%) Perl
15 15 (0.79%) Java 8
15 15 (0.79%) TypeScript
16 13 (0.69%) C
16 13 (0.69%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.58%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 107 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 98 (5.19%) Degree
3 78 (4.13%) SC Cleared
4 18 (0.95%) PMI Certification
5 17 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (0.69%) PhD
7 12 (0.64%) PMP
8 10 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.48%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.37%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.37%) ISEB
11 6 (0.32%) CCNA
11 6 (0.32%) CFA
11 6 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
11 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.26%) CCNP
12 5 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
12 5 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (5.29%) Data Quality
2 90 (4.76%) QA
3 29 (1.54%) GDPR
4 28 (1.48%) PMO
5 18 (0.95%) SLA
6 13 (0.69%) IFRS
7 12 (0.64%) Solvency II
8 7 (0.37%) HL7
9 6 (0.32%) GAAP
10 5 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.26%) EMIR
10 5 (0.26%) MiFID
11 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.11%) NIST
12 2 (0.11%) RMADS
13 1 (0.053%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.053%) COBIT
System Software
1 65 (3.44%) Docker
2 42 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.32%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.32%) HDFS
5 3 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.053%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 44 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 23 (1.22%) Terraform
3 18 (0.95%) Ansible
4 15 (0.79%) SCCM
5 13 (0.69%) AirWatch
5 13 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
6 10 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
7 9 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
7 9 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.48%) Puppet
8 8 (0.42%) Control-M
9 7 (0.37%) Kibana
10 6 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.16%) HP ALM
11 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
12 2 (0.11%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.11%) Salt
13 1 (0.053%) Ambari
13 1 (0.053%) SCOM
Vendors
1 488 (25.83%) Microsoft
2 367 (19.43%) Tableau
3 220 (11.65%) SAP
4 170 (9.00%) Oracle
5 79 (4.18%) Google
6 56 (2.96%) Cognos
7 51 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
8 46 (2.44%) Databricks
9 44 (2.33%) Alteryx
10 32 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
11 29 (1.54%) Informatica
12 26 (1.38%) Adobe
13 25 (1.32%) Teradata
14 24 (1.27%) Talend
15 20 (1.06%) IBM
16 14 (0.74%) Hyperion
17 13 (0.69%) Workday
18 12 (0.64%) Cloudera
19 11 (0.58%) Cisco
20 10 (0.53%) Sun