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 3 months to 26 June 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 / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 45 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3  
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 338 361 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.34% 4.09% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.23% 5.00% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 227 285
Median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £313 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £36.25 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.86% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £53.75 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.96 £32.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -13.96% +36.84%  

Business Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6465 7227 7633
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.97% 81.97% 80.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3782 4419 4405
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 268 264
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +32.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 77 £450 +13.92% 24
Hampshire -5 54 £394 -7.35% 21
West Sussex +48 50 £400 +6.66% 8
Buckinghamshire -19 49 £425 +11.84% 20
Surrey -8 37 £400 - 23
Oxfordshire +11 32 £475 +5.55% 6
East Sussex +10 12 £340 -2.85% 1
Kent -14 2 £235 -47.77% 2
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 243 (37.56%) SQL
2 221 (34.16%) Finance
3 172 (26.58%) Data Warehouse
4 162 (25.04%) SAP
5 154 (23.80%) Oracle
6 149 (23.03%) SQL Server
7 144 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
8 142 (21.95%) Telecoms
9 135 (20.87%) Marketing
10 129 (19.94%) ETL
11 125 (19.32%) Microsoft
12 114 (17.62%) Data Modelling
13 102 (15.77%) Programme Management
14 99 (15.30%) Manufacturing
14 99 (15.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 98 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
16 97 (14.99%) Electronics
17 93 (14.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 81 (12.52%) Analytical Skills
19 80 (12.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 72 (11.13%) Power BI
21 70 (10.82%) Analytics
22 69 (10.66%) Security Cleared
22 69 (10.66%) Microsoft Excel
23 62 (9.58%) Oracle Database
24 57 (8.81%) Tableau
25 55 (8.50%) Project Management
26 53 (8.19%) Oracle BI EE
27 52 (8.04%) SC Cleared
27 52 (8.04%) PL/SQL

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 42 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.32%) Drupal
3 12 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (1.85%) WebLogic
4 10 (1.55%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.24%) SAS
7 7 (1.08%) Confluence
8 6 (0.93%) Alfresco
8 6 (0.93%) CMS
8 6 (0.93%) Liferay
9 4 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.62%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.62%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.46%) IIS
10 3 (0.46%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 69 (10.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (3.71%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 99 (15.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.24%) Maximo
4 6 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.46%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.46%) HFM
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.46%) Primavera
7 3 (0.46%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.85%) Office 365
4 5 (0.77%) SaaS
5 4 (0.62%) Yammer
6 2 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.31%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.15%) CallidusCloud
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.15%) IaaS
7 1 (0.15%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) Taleo
7 1 (0.15%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.24%) NAS
1 8 (1.24%) SAN
2 7 (1.08%) PuTTY
2 7 (1.08%) WinSCP
3 6 (0.93%) Kerberos
3 6 (0.93%) MVNO
4 5 (0.77%) Skype
5 4 (0.62%) Firewall
6 3 (0.46%) Internet
6 3 (0.46%) Network Security
6 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.46%) VPN
6 3 (0.46%) WAN
6 3 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.31%) 4G
7 2 (0.31%) DNS
7 2 (0.31%) Intranet
7 2 (0.31%) IPsec
7 2 (0.31%) LDAP
7 2 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (26.58%) Data Warehouse
2 149 (23.03%) SQL Server
3 93 (14.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 80 (12.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 72 (11.13%) Power BI
6 62 (9.58%) Oracle Database
7 53 (8.19%) Oracle BI EE
8 50 (7.73%) Big Data
9 49 (7.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (6.18%) BusinessObjects
11 37 (5.72%) Hadoop
12 34 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
13 32 (4.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 32 (4.95%) Relational Database
14 30 (4.64%) Oracle Database 11g
15 29 (4.48%) QlikView
16 23 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (3.40%) Oracle Database 12c
18 20 (3.09%) Oracle OWB
18 20 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (4.95%) Talend Open Studio
2 17 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (2.47%) Oracle APEX
4 15 (2.32%) JIRA
4 15 (2.32%) Maven
5 14 (2.16%) Toad
6 12 (1.85%) Git (software)
7 11 (1.70%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (1.39%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.39%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.24%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.08%) HP UFT
11 5 (0.77%) ERwin
11 5 (0.77%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.62%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.31%) JUnit
13 2 (0.31%) Selenium
13 2 (0.31%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.31%) Subversion
13 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 221 (34.16%) Finance
2 142 (21.95%) Telecoms
3 135 (20.87%) Marketing
4 99 (15.30%) Manufacturing
5 97 (14.99%) Electronics
6 30 (4.64%) Retail
7 17 (2.63%) Legal
8 14 (2.16%) Publishing
9 13 (2.01%) Banking
10 10 (1.55%) Billing
11 6 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.77%) Back Office
13 4 (0.62%) Advertising
13 4 (0.62%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.62%) Military
14 2 (0.31%) Local Government
14 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.31%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.15%) Law
15 1 (0.15%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 175 (27.05%) Developer
2 124 (19.17%) Analyst
3 70 (10.82%) Architect
4 59 (9.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 56 (8.66%) SQL Developer
6 50 (7.73%) Consultant
7 44 (6.80%) Business Analyst
8 41 (6.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 31 (4.79%) Data Architect
10 27 (4.17%) DBA
11 26 (4.02%) Project Manager
11 26 (4.02%) SQL BI Developer
12 25 (3.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 18 (2.78%) Administrator
13 18 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 18 (2.78%) SQL DBA
14 17 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 17 (2.63%) Microsoft Developer
14 17 (2.63%) OBIEE Developer
15 16 (2.47%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.79%) XML
2 21 (3.25%) JSON
3 20 (3.09%) Web Services
4 18 (2.78%) REST
5 17 (2.63%) Swagger
6 16 (2.47%) XSLT
7 15 (2.32%) JSON Schema
7 15 (2.32%) Middleware
7 15 (2.32%) WireMock
8 12 (1.85%) .NET
9 9 (1.39%) RESTful
9 9 (1.39%) SOAP
10 8 (1.24%) MDX
11 7 (1.08%) HTML
12 6 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (0.77%) OAuth2
13 5 (0.77%) PostGIS
13 5 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (0.62%) .NET Framework
14 4 (0.62%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.52%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (6.65%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.55%) NHS
4 20 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.01%) Data Structures
6 12 (1.85%) Reference Data
7 11 (1.70%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.39%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.08%) Clustering
10 7 (1.08%) Life Science
11 6 (0.93%) Replication
11 6 (0.93%) Social Media
11 6 (0.93%) User Experience
12 5 (0.77%) CMDB
12 5 (0.77%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.77%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.77%) PMI
13 4 (0.62%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.56%) Windows
2 34 (5.26%) Linux
3 12 (1.85%) Unix
4 9 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (1.39%) Solaris
4 9 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.46%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.46%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.31%) Android
9 2 (0.31%) CentOS
9 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (19.94%) ETL
3 114 (17.62%) Data Modelling
4 102 (15.77%) Programme Management
5 98 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
6 70 (10.82%) Analytics
7 55 (8.50%) Project Management
8 51 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 50 (7.73%) Migration
10 47 (7.26%) CRM
10 47 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
11 44 (6.80%) Visualisation
12 43 (6.65%) ITIL
13 35 (5.41%) Kimball Methodology
14 34 (5.26%) Waterfall
15 31 (4.79%) Scrum
16 29 (4.48%) Service Management
17 28 (4.33%) Dimensional Modelling
17 28 (4.33%) ERP
18 27 (4.17%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 243 (37.56%) SQL
2 52 (8.04%) PL/SQL
3 45 (6.96%) T-SQL
4 28 (4.33%) Java
4 28 (4.33%) Python
5 15 (2.32%) C#
5 15 (2.32%) XPath
6 14 (2.16%) Shell Script
6 14 (2.16%) VBA
7 13 (2.01%) R
8 12 (1.85%) C
9 11 (1.70%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.39%) VB
11 8 (1.24%) F#
11 8 (1.24%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.24%) Ruby
12 6 (0.93%) ABAP
12 6 (0.93%) PHP
12 6 (0.93%) Scala
13 5 (0.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 69 (10.66%) Security Cleared
2 52 (8.04%) SC Cleared
3 37 (5.72%) Degree
4 27 (4.17%) ISEB
5 10 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.24%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.08%) MCDBA
8 6 (0.93%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.62%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.62%) CFA
10 4 (0.62%) CISM
10 4 (0.62%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.46%) CCA
11 3 (0.46%) PMP
11 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.31%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.64%) Data Quality
2 29 (4.48%) QA
3 23 (3.55%) PMO
4 10 (1.55%) SLA
5 6 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.77%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.46%) GDPR
7 3 (0.46%) HL7
8 2 (0.31%) GxP
8 2 (0.31%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.15%) COBIT
9 1 (0.15%) EFQM
9 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.08%) Docker
5 4 (0.62%) vSphere
6 3 (0.46%) vCloud
6 3 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.31%) HDFS
7 2 (0.31%) NFS
7 2 (0.31%) Samba
7 2 (0.31%) Squid
7 2 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.31%) XenServer
8 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (1.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (1.08%) Puppet
3 6 (0.93%) Ansible
3 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (0.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 5 (0.77%) vRealize
5 4 (0.62%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.62%) Kibana
5 4 (0.62%) logstash
5 4 (0.62%) Rsyslog
6 3 (0.46%) Oozie
6 3 (0.46%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.31%) Nagios
8 1 (0.15%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 162 (25.04%) SAP
2 154 (23.80%) Oracle
3 125 (19.32%) Microsoft
4 57 (8.81%) Tableau
5 32 (4.95%) Talend
6 30 (4.64%) Cognos
7 22 (3.40%) VMware
8 18 (2.78%) IBM
9 17 (2.63%) Informatica
9 17 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
10 13 (2.01%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.85%) Remedy
12 11 (1.70%) HP
12 11 (1.70%) Teradata
13 9 (1.39%) Hyperion
14 6 (0.93%) Ab Initio
14 6 (0.93%) Citrix
14 6 (0.93%) ESRI
14 6 (0.93%) OpenText
14 6 (0.93%) SolarWinds
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £210 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Volt
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Rate: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £370 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
VASSIT
Rate: £0 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 12 days ago
South East England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
High Wycombe
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago