Period
to 21 April 2021

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 April 2021 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 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 46 43 54
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 0
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 1,138 1,239 1,990
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 5.14% 5.33% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.75% 6.05% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 887 1,505
10th Percentile £350 £352 £320
25th Percentile £413 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £488 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% -
75th Percentile £588 £575 £575
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 10
10th Percentile £15.80 £18.15 £18.70
25th Percentile £20.25 £24.51 £20.66
Median hourly rate £27.98 £30.00 £23.50
Median % change year-on-year -6.75% +27.66% -6.00%
75th Percentile £59.56 £40.28 £24.75
90th Percentile £65.68 £63.74 £41.85
England median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -40.00% +68.67% -25.89%

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 19,793 20,479 37,620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 89.38% 88.10% 89.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,233 14,762 27,295
10th Percentile £350 £325 £325
25th Percentile £425 £413 £415
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £520 £513
Median % change year-on-year +0.96% +1.46% +2.50%
75th Percentile £619 £613 £600
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £490 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +3.16% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 262 363
10th Percentile £16.25 £13.05 £12.50
25th Percentile £21.79 £18.50 £16.38
Median hourly rate £32.85 £26.46 £23.84
Median % change year-on-year +24.15% +11.01% +3.74%
75th Percentile £52.08 £47.83 £38.75
90th Percentile £66.50 £63.00 £50.84
England median hourly rate £25.50 £21.05 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.14% -6.44% +4.65%

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 21 April 2021.

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 21 April 2021.

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 April 2021. 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 -1 165 £500 - 85
West London -4 26 £510 +16.57% 20
South London +24 22 £555 +16.84% 8
East London +19 7 £500 +13.64% 22
North London +7 5 £338 -38.64% 3
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, 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.

1 511 (44.90%) Power Platform
2 498 (43.76%) SQL
3 495 (43.50%) Power BI
4 423 (37.17%) Finance
5 370 (32.51%) Analytics
6 351 (30.84%) Azure
7 319 (28.03%) Agile Software Development
8 311 (27.33%) Microsoft
9 279 (24.52%) Data Modelling
10 275 (24.17%) Data Warehouse
11 218 (19.16%) Python
11 218 (19.16%) Public Sector
12 214 (18.80%) SAP
13 212 (18.63%) SQL Server
14 199 (17.49%) Tableau
15 196 (17.22%) ETL
16 188 (16.52%) Marketing
17 181 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
18 180 (15.82%) Visualisation
19 175 (15.38%) AWS
20 167 (14.67%) Digital Marketing
20 167 (14.67%) Manufacturing
21 165 (14.50%) Telecoms
22 162 (14.24%) Programme Management
23 157 (13.80%) Electronics
24 144 (12.65%) Oracle
25 141 (12.39%) DevOps
26 126 (11.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 113 (9.93%) Security Cleared
28 107 (9.40%) Data Analysis

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 73 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 42 (3.69%) Apache Spark
3 31 (2.72%) SAS
4 19 (1.67%) Confluence
5 14 (1.23%) Apache
6 13 (1.14%) Apache Airflow
6 13 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (0.79%) Mule
8 7 (0.62%) Jupyter
8 7 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (0.62%) Red Hat Fuse
9 5 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.26%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.26%) Luigi
11 3 (0.26%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.26%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 93 (8.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.62%) Chatbot
5 7 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.44%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.35%) SPSS
8 1 (0.088%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (2.55%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (1.58%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 11 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.79%) HFM
5 9 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
7 7 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.26%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle FAH
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 2 (0.18%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 511 (44.90%) Power Platform
2 351 (30.84%) Azure
3 175 (15.38%) AWS
4 64 (5.62%) Azure Data Factory
5 59 (5.18%) PowerApps
6 54 (4.75%) GCP
6 54 (4.75%) Microsoft 365
7 51 (4.48%) Azure Active Directory
8 40 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
9 33 (2.90%) IaaS
10 31 (2.72%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 29 (2.55%) Amazon S3
11 29 (2.55%) Azure Logic Apps
11 29 (2.55%) PaaS
12 28 (2.46%) SaaS
13 26 (2.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 25 (2.20%) Power Automate
15 21 (1.85%) Google Analytics
16 19 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 18 (1.58%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.02%) HTTP
2 11 (0.97%) VPN
2 11 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (0.79%) Firewall
4 7 (0.62%) Network Security
4 7 (0.62%) RTMP
5 4 (0.35%) Skype
5 4 (0.35%) VoIP
6 3 (0.26%) Internet
7 2 (0.18%) FTP
7 2 (0.18%) Intranet
7 2 (0.18%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.18%) LAN
7 2 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.18%) WAN
8 1 (0.088%) DKIM
8 1 (0.088%) DMARC
8 1 (0.088%) IPsec
8 1 (0.088%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.088%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 495 (43.50%) Power BI
2 275 (24.17%) Data Warehouse
3 212 (18.63%) SQL Server
4 199 (17.49%) Tableau
5 126 (11.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 76 (6.68%) Relational Database
7 75 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 72 (6.33%) Data Lake
9 71 (6.24%) Big Data
10 54 (4.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 47 (4.13%) Amazon Redshift
12 41 (3.60%) Hadoop
13 40 (3.51%) Oracle Database
14 38 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
14 38 (3.34%) QlikView
15 37 (3.25%) Amazon RDS
16 35 (3.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 31 (2.72%) Azure SQL Database
17 31 (2.72%) BusinessObjects
18 30 (2.64%) Looker
Development Applications
1 45 (3.95%) JIRA
2 30 (2.64%) Git (software)
3 26 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 22 (1.93%) Jenkins
5 19 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 15 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
7 12 (1.05%) ERwin
7 12 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 11 (0.97%) Subversion
9 10 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.79%) Artifactory
11 8 (0.70%) ER Studio
12 7 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (0.44%) GitLab
15 4 (0.35%) Bitbucket
15 4 (0.35%) CA Gen
15 4 (0.35%) Toad
16 3 (0.26%) JDeveloper
16 3 (0.26%) ProC
General
1 423 (37.17%) Finance
2 218 (19.16%) Public Sector
3 188 (16.52%) Marketing
4 167 (14.67%) Manufacturing
5 165 (14.50%) Telecoms
6 157 (13.80%) Electronics
7 61 (5.36%) Banking
8 28 (2.46%) Retail
9 22 (1.93%) Law
10 19 (1.67%) Publishing
11 17 (1.49%) Investment Banking
12 12 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.97%) Legal
14 10 (0.88%) Advertising
14 10 (0.88%) Games
15 7 (0.62%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.44%) Front Office
16 5 (0.44%) General Ledger
17 4 (0.35%) Billing
17 4 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 257 (22.58%) Developer
2 215 (18.89%) Analyst
3 139 (12.21%) Architect
4 136 (11.95%) Data Engineer
5 112 (9.84%) Consultant
6 105 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 90 (7.91%) Data Analyst
8 75 (6.59%) Business Analyst
8 75 (6.59%) Data Architect
9 55 (4.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 52 (4.57%) Power BI Developer
10 52 (4.57%) Project Manager
11 44 (3.87%) SQL Developer
12 41 (3.60%) Python Engineer
13 40 (3.51%) Azure Engineer
14 37 (3.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 37 (3.25%) Data Modeller
15 36 (3.16%) SQL Analyst
16 29 (2.55%) AWS Engineer
16 29 (2.55%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (5.54%) .NET
2 59 (5.18%) JSON
3 48 (4.22%) XML
4 47 (4.13%) Kafka
5 39 (3.43%) Web Services
6 36 (3.16%) React
7 35 (3.08%) ASP.NET
8 31 (2.72%) AngularJS
9 30 (2.64%) RESTful
10 27 (2.37%) ASP.NET Core
11 24 (2.11%) SOAP
12 23 (2.02%) HTML
12 23 (2.02%) PySpark
13 19 (1.67%) Celery
13 19 (1.67%) Middleware
14 18 (1.58%) NumPy
15 14 (1.23%) Node.js
15 14 (1.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 14 (1.23%) Velocity
16 13 (1.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 181 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (4.39%) Management Information System
3 37 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
4 36 (3.16%) Data Structures
5 32 (2.81%) NHS
6 27 (2.37%) User Experience
7 21 (1.85%) Public Cloud
8 15 (1.32%) Social Media
9 13 (1.14%) Organisational Skills
10 12 (1.05%) Reference Data
11 10 (0.88%) Data Centre
11 10 (0.88%) Reinsurance
12 9 (0.79%) Oracle Exalytics
12 9 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
13 8 (0.70%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.70%) Cloud Native
14 7 (0.62%) Analytical Mindset
14 7 (0.62%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.62%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.53%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 34 (2.99%) Windows
2 27 (2.37%) Linux
3 18 (1.58%) Unix
4 12 (1.05%) Windows 10
5 11 (0.97%) Android
5 11 (0.97%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.70%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.088%) AIX
9 1 (0.088%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.088%) Solaris
9 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (32.51%) Analytics
2 319 (28.03%) Agile Software Development
3 279 (24.52%) Data Modelling
4 196 (17.22%) ETL
5 180 (15.82%) Visualisation
6 167 (14.67%) Digital Marketing
7 162 (14.24%) Programme Management
8 141 (12.39%) DevOps
9 107 (9.40%) Data Analysis
10 106 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 103 (9.05%) Migration
12 101 (8.88%) Data Visualisation
13 97 (8.52%) Data Architecture
14 87 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
15 84 (7.38%) Scrum
16 77 (6.77%) Software Engineering
17 76 (6.68%) Data Science
18 75 (6.59%) Requirements Gathering
19 73 (6.41%) Data Analytics
20 72 (6.33%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 498 (43.76%) SQL
2 218 (19.16%) Python
3 79 (6.94%) C#
4 77 (6.77%) JavaScript
5 71 (6.24%) Java
6 61 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 61 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 59 (5.18%) PowerShell
8 40 (3.51%) R
9 28 (2.46%) TypeScript
10 27 (2.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 26 (2.28%) Scala
12 25 (2.20%) C
13 21 (1.85%) VBA
14 17 (1.49%) Bash Shell
15 13 (1.14%) VB
16 12 (1.05%) XPath
17 11 (0.97%) Ruby
18 9 (0.79%) C++
19 7 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 113 (9.93%) Security Cleared
2 95 (8.35%) SC Cleared
3 70 (6.15%) Degree
4 18 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.70%) ISEB
7 7 (0.62%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.62%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.62%) PMP
8 6 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.35%) Tableau Certification
10 3 (0.26%) CAPM
10 3 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (0.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.18%) PhD
11 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.088%) CCNA
12 1 (0.088%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 54 (4.75%) QA
3 21 (1.85%) GDPR
4 11 (0.97%) PMO
5 9 (0.79%) SLA
6 5 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.26%) IFRS
7 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.26%) NIST
8 2 (0.18%) Dublin Core
8 2 (0.18%) GRC
8 2 (0.18%) HL7
9 1 (0.088%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.088%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.088%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.088%) NCSC
9 1 (0.088%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.76%) Docker
3 9 (0.79%) HDFS
4 5 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.35%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.088%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 1 (0.088%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.088%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (3.08%) Terraform
2 31 (2.72%) Kubernetes
3 21 (1.85%) Ansible
4 16 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (1.05%) SCCM
6 11 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (0.70%) Puppet
8 7 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.44%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.18%) Control-M
10 2 (0.18%) Core Impact
10 2 (0.18%) Grafana
10 2 (0.18%) Kibana
10 2 (0.18%) Oozie
10 2 (0.18%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.18%) Rancher
11 1 (0.088%) Consul
11 1 (0.088%) Istio
11 1 (0.088%) logstash
11 1 (0.088%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 311 (27.33%) Microsoft
2 214 (18.80%) SAP
3 144 (12.65%) Oracle
4 60 (5.27%) Databricks
5 44 (3.87%) Google
6 34 (2.99%) Informatica
7 28 (2.46%) Alteryx
7 28 (2.46%) Remedy
8 24 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
9 20 (1.76%) Sparx
10 16 (1.41%) Splunk
11 10 (0.88%) Hyperion
11 10 (0.88%) Samsung
12 9 (0.79%) ESRI
12 9 (0.79%) Talend
12 9 (0.79%) Teradata
13 8 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
13 8 (0.70%) Pega
13 8 (0.70%) ServiceNow
13 8 (0.70%) VMware