Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 December 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 52 42
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 671 674 692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.98% 3.99% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 4.72% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 497 459
South East median daily rate £438 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.74% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £275
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 15
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £33.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -22.35% +18.06%
10th Percentile £22.62 £16.35 £13.60
90th Percentile £78.99 £41.35 £59.31
England median hourly rate £21.75 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -39.58% +10.77% +30.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,615 14,284 13,507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.76% 84.47% 83.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,787 8,597 8,090
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.27%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £569
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 482 464 563
South East median hourly rate £25.06 £23.14 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.30% -5.55% -4.05%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.23 £50.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.23
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.61% +5.60%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South East over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South East over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Thames Valley +2 299 £450 +5.88% 80
Berkshire -5 198 £450 - 44
Surrey +12 164 £425 -5.56% 19
Hampshire -9 105 £438 +9.38% 33
Buckinghamshire -3 54 £473 +30.48% 24
Oxfordshire +21 47 £450 - 12
West Sussex -18 39 £413 +17.86% 6
East Sussex -2 28 £281 -23.73% 6
Middlesex +18 13 £310 -33.33%
Kent +7 7 £525 +5.00% 10
Sussex +5 1 £750 +87.50%
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 257 (38.30%) SQL
2 237 (35.32%) Power BI
3 176 (26.23%) Microsoft
4 175 (26.08%) Analytics
5 162 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
6 153 (22.80%) Finance
7 141 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
7 141 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
8 126 (18.78%) SQL Server
9 113 (16.84%) Oracle
10 107 (15.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 88 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 87 (12.97%) SAP
12 87 (12.97%) ETL
12 87 (12.97%) Data Modelling
13 85 (12.67%) Migration
14 84 (12.52%) Project Management
15 80 (11.92%) Data Lake
16 77 (11.48%) Visualisation
17 76 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
18 69 (10.28%) Telecoms
19 66 (9.84%) Tableau
20 65 (9.69%) Microsoft Excel
21 62 (9.24%) Big Data
21 62 (9.24%) Security Cleared
22 52 (7.75%) Scrum
22 52 (7.75%) Data Science
23 51 (7.60%) SC Cleared
23 51 (7.60%) DevOps
24 50 (7.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 33 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.58%) Apache Spark
3 22 (3.28%) SAS
4 18 (2.68%) Confluence
5 11 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.64%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.89%) Apache Solr
6 6 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.75%) Apache
8 4 (0.60%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.60%) IIS
9 3 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.30%) PowerExchange
11 1 (0.15%) CMS
11 1 (0.15%) Drupal
11 1 (0.15%) Liferay
11 1 (0.15%) Mule
11 1 (0.15%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 65 (9.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (3.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (2.09%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (1.64%) MS Visio
6 9 (1.34%) SPSS
7 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 28 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.34%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (1.34%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.89%) SAP BPC
7 5 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.60%) HFM
9 3 (0.45%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.45%) SAP GTS
9 3 (0.45%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.45%) SAP IBP
9 3 (0.45%) SAP Payroll
9 3 (0.45%) Sonata
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 141 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (6.11%) Office 365
3 37 (5.51%) Azure Data Factory
4 30 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (3.28%) IaaS
6 18 (2.68%) PaaS
7 14 (2.09%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (1.94%) OneDrive
9 10 (1.49%) Azure Machine Learning
9 10 (1.49%) Yammer
10 9 (1.34%) Data Lake Analytics
11 8 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
11 8 (1.19%) Google Analytics
11 8 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (1.04%) SaaS
13 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.60%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
14 3 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
14 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.24%) Skype
2 13 (1.94%) Firewall
3 10 (1.49%) MVNO
4 7 (1.04%) Internet
5 5 (0.75%) Intranet
5 5 (0.75%) LAN
5 5 (0.75%) WAN
6 4 (0.60%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.45%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (0.45%) VPN
8 2 (0.30%) ASN.1
8 2 (0.30%) Broadband
8 2 (0.30%) MPLS
8 2 (0.30%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.15%) DNS
9 1 (0.15%) GPRS
9 1 (0.15%) GSM
9 1 (0.15%) PSTN
9 1 (0.15%) SDH
9 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (35.32%) Power BI
2 162 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
3 126 (18.78%) SQL Server
4 107 (15.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 88 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 80 (11.92%) Data Lake
7 62 (9.24%) Big Data
8 50 (7.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 34 (5.07%) Hadoop
10 32 (4.77%) Qlik Sense
11 31 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
12 30 (4.47%) Oracle BI EE
13 28 (4.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 25 (3.73%) HDInsight
15 23 (3.43%) MySQL
16 22 (3.28%) Impala
17 21 (3.13%) QlikView
18 20 (2.98%) Oracle Database
18 20 (2.98%) Relational Database
18 20 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (5.37%) Visual Studio Team System
2 29 (4.32%) JIRA
3 27 (4.02%) Visual Studio
4 24 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (2.53%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.34%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (1.19%) Toad
8 7 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.04%) PowerBuilder
9 6 (0.89%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.89%) Subversion
10 4 (0.60%) JDeveloper
11 3 (0.45%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.45%) Selenium
11 3 (0.45%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.30%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.30%) SoapUI
General
1 153 (22.80%) Finance
2 69 (10.28%) Telecoms
3 40 (5.96%) Marketing
4 33 (4.92%) Manufacturing
5 30 (4.47%) Retail
6 29 (4.32%) Electronics
7 26 (3.87%) Legal
8 13 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.34%) Back Office
10 7 (1.04%) Billing
10 7 (1.04%) General Ledger
10 7 (1.04%) Publishing
11 5 (0.75%) Advertising
11 5 (0.75%) Banking
12 3 (0.45%) Automotive
12 3 (0.45%) German Language
12 3 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 180 (26.83%) Analyst
2 154 (22.95%) Developer
3 67 (9.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 66 (9.84%) Consultant
5 64 (9.54%) Architect
5 64 (9.54%) Business Analyst
6 56 (8.35%) Data Analyst
7 50 (7.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 49 (7.30%) Project Manager
9 28 (4.17%) SQL Developer
10 24 (3.58%) Data Architect
10 24 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
11 23 (3.43%) Power BI Developer
12 22 (3.28%) Azure Developer
13 17 (2.53%) Senior Developer
13 17 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 15 (2.24%) Azure Architect
15 15 (2.24%) Data Business Analyst
15 15 (2.24%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.66%) .NET
2 17 (2.53%) Kafka
3 16 (2.38%) Web Services
4 15 (2.24%) XML
5 14 (2.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (1.64%) CSS
7 9 (1.34%) HTML
7 9 (1.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 8 (1.19%) AngularJS
8 8 (1.19%) XSLT
9 7 (1.04%) jQuery
9 7 (1.04%) JSON
9 7 (1.04%) REST
9 7 (1.04%) WCF
10 6 (0.89%) Node.js
10 6 (0.89%) SAP Fiori
11 5 (0.75%) MDX
11 5 (0.75%) MLlib
11 5 (0.75%) React
11 5 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.77%) Management Information System
3 22 (3.28%) NHS
4 14 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.09%) User Experience
5 13 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 13 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.64%) PMI
8 10 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (1.34%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.04%) Cloud Native
10 7 (1.04%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.89%) Reinsurance
12 5 (0.75%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.75%) Life Science
13 4 (0.60%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.60%) Oracle Exalytics
13 4 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (5.96%) Windows
2 23 (3.43%) Linux
3 11 (1.64%) Unix
4 8 (1.19%) AIX
5 6 (0.89%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.45%) Solaris
9 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.30%) VME
9 2 (0.30%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.15%) Android
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.15%) VMS
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (26.08%) Analytics
2 141 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (12.97%) Data Modelling
3 87 (12.97%) ETL
4 85 (12.67%) Migration
5 84 (12.52%) Project Management
6 77 (11.48%) Visualisation
7 52 (7.75%) Data Science
7 52 (7.75%) Scrum
8 51 (7.60%) DevOps
9 50 (7.45%) Data Analysis
10 49 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
11 47 (7.00%) CRM
11 47 (7.00%) ERP
11 47 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 40 (5.96%) Data Management
12 40 (5.96%) Data Visualisation
13 39 (5.81%) Business Analysis
14 34 (5.07%) Programme Management
15 31 (4.62%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 257 (38.30%) SQL
2 45 (6.71%) PowerShell
3 44 (6.56%) Python
3 44 (6.56%) T-SQL
4 37 (5.51%) C#
5 35 (5.22%) Java
6 28 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 23 (3.43%) JavaScript
8 21 (3.13%) C
9 20 (2.98%) R
10 17 (2.53%) VBA
11 12 (1.79%) Shell Script
11 12 (1.79%) VB
12 11 (1.64%) C++
12 11 (1.64%) Scala
13 8 (1.19%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.04%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.89%) Go
16 5 (0.75%) ABAP
16 5 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 62 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 51 (7.60%) SC Cleared
3 46 (6.86%) Degree
4 18 (2.68%) ISEB
5 14 (2.09%) PMI Certification
6 12 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (1.34%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.19%) PMP
10 7 (1.04%) CBAP
11 5 (0.75%) MCDST
12 3 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.30%) CISA
13 2 (0.30%) CRISC
13 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.30%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.51%) PMO
2 30 (4.47%) Data Quality
3 16 (2.38%) GDPR
4 12 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (1.64%) PCI DSS
6 10 (1.49%) QA
7 8 (1.19%) SLA
8 4 (0.60%) Government Security Classifications
9 3 (0.45%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.45%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.30%) GAMP
10 2 (0.30%) HL7
11 1 (0.15%) GxP
System Software
1 16 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (1.94%) HDFS
4 6 (0.89%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.60%) Docker
6 4 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.34%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (1.19%) Puppet
3 5 (0.75%) HP ALM
4 4 (0.60%) Ambari
4 4 (0.60%) Ansible
4 4 (0.60%) Oozie
4 4 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.60%) SCCM
4 4 (0.60%) SCOM
5 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.30%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.15%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 176 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 113 (16.84%) Oracle
3 87 (12.97%) SAP
4 66 (9.84%) Tableau
5 21 (3.13%) Workday
6 19 (2.83%) Google
6 19 (2.83%) Informatica
7 14 (2.09%) Cloudera
8 12 (1.79%) Cognos
8 12 (1.79%) VMware
9 11 (1.64%) HP
9 11 (1.64%) IBM
10 10 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (1.19%) Citrix
11 8 (1.19%) Imperva
11 8 (1.19%) Talend
11 8 (1.19%) Teradata
12 7 (1.04%) hybris
13 5 (0.75%) Alteryx
13 5 (0.75%) Hyperion