Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 44 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 -6 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 2,042 1,943 2,222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.41% 4.74% 4.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.09% 5.52% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,477 1,444 1,642
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £305
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 13
London median hourly rate £26.00 £31.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.80% -37.50% +127.27%
10th Percentile £14.98 £14.35 £16.95
90th Percentile £59.13 £34.00 £59.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -25.00% +60.00%

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 40,129 35,222 37,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.66% 85.90% 85.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,272 25,345 27,124
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £645
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 468 398 459
London median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.00% +25.53% +7.07%
10th Percentile £13.68 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.58 £53.94 £50.20
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.42
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.75% +14.24%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 -7 431 £475 +9.20% 121
West London -8 91 £330 -22.35% 73
South London +2 62 £475 +13.43% 15
East London -26 21 £513 -2.38% 13
North London +10 18 £450 -2.70% 4
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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.

1 885 (43.34%) SQL
2 641 (31.39%) Finance
3 591 (28.94%) Data Warehouse
4 573 (28.06%) SQL Server
5 505 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
6 470 (23.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 470 (23.02%) Analytics
7 469 (22.97%) Power BI
8 456 (22.33%) Microsoft
9 413 (20.23%) ETL
10 389 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 318 (15.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 314 (15.38%) Data Modelling
13 297 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
14 284 (13.91%) Tableau
15 282 (13.81%) SAP
16 262 (12.83%) Visualisation
17 255 (12.49%) Marketing
18 225 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
19 208 (10.19%) Python
20 201 (9.84%) T-SQL
21 200 (9.79%) Microsoft Excel
22 197 (9.65%) Big Data
23 191 (9.35%) Oracle
24 190 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
25 187 (9.16%) Project Management
26 182 (8.91%) Scrum
27 174 (8.52%) Data Analysis
28 164 (8.03%) Data Management
29 162 (7.93%) 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
1 101 (4.95%) Apache Spark
2 93 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 78 (3.82%) SAS
4 25 (1.22%) Apache
5 17 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (0.59%) CMS
7 11 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
7 11 (0.54%) Apache Pig
8 10 (0.49%) IIS
8 10 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
9 9 (0.44%) Confluence
9 9 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.34%) ThingWorx
12 6 (0.29%) Mule
12 6 (0.29%) Mule ESB
13 5 (0.24%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 200 (9.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 49 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
4 41 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 41 (2.01%) Microsoft Project
5 29 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (0.69%) SPSS
7 9 (0.44%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.44%) Stata
8 4 (0.20%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.049%) EViews
9 1 (0.049%) Flinto
9 1 (0.049%) HipChat
9 1 (0.049%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 42 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 14 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.59%) Elite 3E
6 11 (0.54%) SAP BPC
6 11 (0.54%) SAP FI
7 10 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
7 10 (0.49%) Markit EDM
7 10 (0.49%) SAP CO
7 10 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
8 9 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 8 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (0.39%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
11 6 (0.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 6 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
12 5 (0.24%) NetSuite
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 225 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 146 (7.15%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (2.45%) Office 365
4 38 (1.86%) SaaS
5 30 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 28 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 27 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
8 24 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
8 24 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
9 23 (1.13%) Amazon ELB
9 23 (1.13%) Amazon S3
9 23 (1.13%) Route 53
10 16 (0.78%) PaaS
11 15 (0.73%) GitHub
12 11 (0.54%) IaaS
13 10 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
13 10 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (0.49%) Data Lake Analytics
13 10 (0.49%) OneDrive
13 10 (0.49%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (1.62%) Firewall
2 27 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.18%) DNS
4 17 (0.83%) Internet
5 10 (0.49%) Intranet
6 9 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (0.44%) VPN
7 8 (0.39%) LAN
7 8 (0.39%) WAN
8 7 (0.34%) Modbus
8 7 (0.34%) MQTT
8 7 (0.34%) Wireless
9 6 (0.29%) HTTP
10 5 (0.24%) FTP
10 5 (0.24%) SMS
11 4 (0.20%) Skype
12 3 (0.15%) Network Security
13 2 (0.098%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.098%) SSL
13 2 (0.098%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 591 (28.94%) Data Warehouse
2 573 (28.06%) SQL Server
3 470 (23.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 469 (22.97%) Power BI
5 389 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 318 (15.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 197 (9.65%) Big Data
8 140 (6.86%) Hadoop
9 122 (5.97%) QlikView
10 119 (5.83%) BusinessObjects
11 97 (4.75%) Relational Database
12 93 (4.55%) Data Lake
13 74 (3.62%) NoSQL
14 67 (3.28%) OLAP
14 67 (3.28%) Oracle Database
14 67 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
15 63 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
16 59 (2.89%) SAP BW
17 54 (2.64%) Apache Hive
18 52 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 69 (3.38%) Git (software)
2 62 (3.04%) JIRA
3 56 (2.74%) Jenkins
4 39 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (1.76%) Visual Studio
6 26 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
7 24 (1.18%) Artifactory
8 20 (0.98%) ERwin
9 12 (0.59%) IntelliJ
10 10 (0.49%) GitLab
11 9 (0.44%) PowerDesigner
12 8 (0.39%) TeamCity
13 7 (0.34%) Bitbucket
13 7 (0.34%) Chocolatey
13 7 (0.34%) Maven
13 7 (0.34%) PeopleTools
14 6 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.29%) Toad
15 5 (0.24%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.24%) Protractor
General
1 641 (31.39%) Finance
2 255 (12.49%) Marketing
3 162 (7.93%) Telecoms
4 148 (7.25%) Manufacturing
5 137 (6.71%) Electronics
6 115 (5.63%) Banking
7 114 (5.58%) Legal
8 107 (5.24%) Retail
9 42 (2.06%) Law
10 34 (1.67%) Advertising
11 29 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 27 (1.32%) Games
13 25 (1.22%) Investment Banking
14 18 (0.88%) Billing
14 18 (0.88%) German Language
15 11 (0.54%) Italian Language
15 11 (0.54%) Publishing
16 10 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.49%) French Language
17 9 (0.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 617 (30.22%) Developer
2 461 (22.58%) Analyst
3 293 (14.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 183 (8.96%) Architect
5 182 (8.91%) Business Analyst
6 180 (8.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 166 (8.13%) Consultant
8 139 (6.81%) SQL Developer
9 132 (6.46%) Data Analyst
10 124 (6.07%) Project Manager
11 88 (4.31%) Data Architect
12 84 (4.11%) SSIS Developer
13 82 (4.02%) SQL BI Developer
14 67 (3.28%) SSAS Developer
15 62 (3.04%) SQL Analyst
15 62 (3.04%) SSRS Developer
16 59 (2.89%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
16 59 (2.89%) Business Intelligence Manager
17 56 (2.74%) DevOps Engineer
18 55 (2.69%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (5.88%) .NET
2 97 (4.75%) MDX
3 61 (2.99%) JSON
4 60 (2.94%) XML
5 54 (2.64%) Web Services
6 49 (2.40%) CSS
7 47 (2.30%) HTML
8 45 (2.20%) Kafka
9 36 (1.76%) ASP.NET
10 33 (1.62%) Node.js
11 29 (1.42%) RESTful
12 27 (1.32%) SOAP
13 25 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
14 24 (1.18%) AngularJS
15 22 (1.08%) PySpark
16 21 (1.03%) YAML
17 20 (0.98%) Spring
18 18 (0.88%) REST
19 14 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
20 13 (0.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 297 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (4.06%) Management Information System
3 72 (3.53%) Computer Science
3 72 (3.53%) User Experience
4 64 (3.13%) NHS
5 59 (2.89%) Data Structures
6 53 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
7 35 (1.71%) Credit Risk
8 32 (1.57%) FMCG
9 24 (1.18%) Reinsurance
10 22 (1.08%) Fintech
11 20 (0.98%) Data Centre
11 20 (0.98%) Taxonomies
12 19 (0.93%) Replication
13 16 (0.78%) Equities
14 14 (0.69%) Reference Data
15 13 (0.64%) Algorithms
15 13 (0.64%) Social Media
15 13 (0.64%) Virtual Team
16 12 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 92 (4.51%) Linux
2 62 (3.04%) Windows
3 50 (2.45%) Unix
4 31 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.29%) Android
8 6 (0.29%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.29%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.24%) Solaris
10 3 (0.15%) AIX
10 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.098%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.098%) VMS
11 2 (0.098%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.098%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.098%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.098%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 505 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (23.02%) Analytics
3 413 (20.23%) ETL
4 314 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 262 (12.83%) Visualisation
6 190 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 187 (9.16%) Project Management
8 182 (8.91%) Scrum
9 174 (8.52%) Data Analysis
10 164 (8.03%) Data Management
11 155 (7.59%) Programme Management
12 153 (7.49%) Migration
13 151 (7.39%) Digital Marketing
14 121 (5.93%) CRM
15 119 (5.83%) Data Analytics
16 118 (5.78%) DevOps
17 114 (5.58%) Data Visualisation
18 109 (5.34%) Data Science
19 97 (4.75%) SDLC
20 96 (4.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 885 (43.34%) SQL
2 208 (10.19%) Python
3 201 (9.84%) T-SQL
4 141 (6.90%) Java
5 119 (5.83%) C#
6 103 (5.04%) JavaScript
7 96 (4.70%) R
8 79 (3.87%) VBA
9 77 (3.77%) PL/SQL
10 67 (3.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 42 (2.06%) PowerShell
12 41 (2.01%) Shell Script
13 28 (1.37%) Scala
14 22 (1.08%) PHP
15 20 (0.98%) Ruby
15 20 (0.98%) VB.NET
16 19 (0.93%) C
17 17 (0.83%) MATLAB
17 17 (0.83%) VB
18 14 (0.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 160 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 133 (6.51%) Degree
3 116 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
5 20 (0.98%) Master's Degree
6 16 (0.78%) ISEB
6 16 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 15 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (0.69%) DV Cleared
9 13 (0.64%) PMP
10 11 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.39%) CISSP
12 8 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
13 7 (0.34%) CIMA
13 7 (0.34%) MCSE
14 6 (0.29%) ACCA
14 6 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (5.39%) Data Quality
2 83 (4.06%) QA
3 59 (2.89%) GDPR
4 29 (1.42%) PMO
5 10 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.49%) SLA
6 9 (0.44%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.29%) GCP
7 6 (0.29%) HL7
8 5 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (0.20%) IFRS
9 4 (0.20%) ISO 20022
9 4 (0.20%) RMADS
10 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.098%) COBIT
11 2 (0.098%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.098%) EMIR
11 2 (0.098%) IFRS 9
11 2 (0.098%) MiFID
11 2 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (2.35%) Docker
2 42 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 29 (1.42%) Apache Flume
3 29 (1.42%) HDFS
4 5 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.098%) Firmware
5 2 (0.098%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (0.098%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.098%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.098%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.049%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.049%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.049%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.049%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 46 (2.25%) Ansible
2 39 (1.91%) Puppet
3 31 (1.52%) Terraform
4 29 (1.42%) Oozie
5 19 (0.93%) WSUS
6 18 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (0.73%) Ambari
8 14 (0.69%) Kubernetes
9 11 (0.54%) Grafana
10 8 (0.39%) Kibana
10 8 (0.39%) logstash
11 7 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (0.29%) FlexNet
13 5 (0.24%) Nessus
14 4 (0.20%) Packer
15 3 (0.15%) Control-M
15 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
15 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
15 3 (0.15%) Rundeck
15 3 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 456 (22.33%) Microsoft
2 284 (13.91%) Tableau
3 282 (13.81%) SAP
4 191 (9.35%) Oracle
5 80 (3.92%) Cognos
6 59 (2.89%) Informatica
7 54 (2.64%) IBM
8 44 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
9 43 (2.11%) Google
10 38 (1.86%) Alteryx
11 28 (1.37%) MicroStrategy
12 18 (0.88%) Talend
13 14 (0.69%) HP
13 14 (0.69%) Teradata
14 13 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
15 12 (0.59%) Intapp
15 12 (0.59%) Vertica
16 11 (0.54%) Ariba
16 11 (0.54%) MapR
16 11 (0.54%) Netezza