Period
to 19 February 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 19 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 > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 46 41
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 606 606 747
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.64% 3.98% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 4.85% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 413 516
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £300 £285 £260
90th Percentile £565 £586 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 15
South East median hourly rate £37.00 £38.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.90% +6.94% +66.82%
10th Percentile £29.15 £15.35 £14.77
90th Percentile £49.00 £57.49 £57.50
England median hourly rate £35.85 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +19.50% -25.00% +52.38%

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 13,843 12,485 14,928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 83.15% 81.91% 81.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,319 7,408 8,919
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £255
90th Percentile £588 £574 £538
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 507 621
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.36% +51.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.75 £50.00 £53.00
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 19 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
Thames Valley -11 305 £425 - 79
Berkshire -3 198 £450 +8.76% 41
Surrey +22 108 £438 +2.94% 41
Hampshire -27 107 £425 - 42
Buckinghamshire -21 65 £378 -11.18% 22
Oxfordshire -3 42 £450 -2.17% 16
West Sussex -25 33 £431 +4.55% 7
East Sussex +5 16 £394 -1.56% 7
Kent -15 10 £475 +11.76% 9
Middlesex +2 6 £400 -11.11% 4
Home Counties +2 1 £385 +71.11%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 236 (38.94%) SQL
2 153 (25.25%) Finance
3 142 (23.43%) Analytics
4 124 (20.46%) Data Warehouse
5 122 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
6 120 (19.80%) SQL Server
7 117 (19.31%) Microsoft
8 111 (18.32%) Data Modelling
8 111 (18.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 110 (18.15%) Power BI
10 103 (17.00%) Oracle
11 100 (16.50%) SAP
12 98 (16.17%) ETL
13 92 (15.18%) Telecoms
14 87 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 86 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
16 76 (12.54%) Marketing
16 76 (12.54%) Tableau
17 71 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
17 71 (11.72%) Microsoft Excel
18 67 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
19 61 (10.07%) Project Management
20 58 (9.57%) Migration
21 56 (9.24%) Data Analysis
21 56 (9.24%) Data Management
22 54 (8.91%) Big Data
22 54 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 50 (8.25%) Visualisation
24 49 (8.09%) Programme Management
25 48 (7.92%) Scrum

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 27 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.13%) SAS
3 12 (1.98%) Confluence
4 8 (1.32%) Mule
5 5 (0.83%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.66%) Apache
6 4 (0.66%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.66%) CMS
6 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.66%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.66%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.50%) JBoss
7 3 (0.50%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.33%) Documentum
8 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 71 (11.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (5.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.99%) SPSS
7 4 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (1.82%) SAP SD
2 9 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.32%) SAP CO
3 8 (1.32%) SAP FI
3 8 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.50%) Lawson
8 3 (0.50%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.50%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.50%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.50%) TrackWise
9 2 (0.33%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.33%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 71 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.82%) Office 365
4 9 (1.49%) Azure Data Factory
5 6 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (0.99%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.99%) PaaS
6 5 (0.83%) IaaS
6 5 (0.83%) Silverpop
6 5 (0.83%) Slack
6 5 (0.83%) Trello
7 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.66%) SaaS
8 3 (0.50%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (0.33%) GitHub
10 1 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.83%) VoLTE
2 4 (0.66%) 3G
2 4 (0.66%) 4G
2 4 (0.66%) Skype
3 2 (0.33%) DNS
3 2 (0.33%) DOCSIS
3 2 (0.33%) MVNO
3 2 (0.33%) SDH
3 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.17%) FTP
4 1 (0.17%) HTTP
4 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.17%) NAS
4 1 (0.17%) Network Security
4 1 (0.17%) RS-422
4 1 (0.17%) VoIP
4 1 (0.17%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (20.46%) Data Warehouse
2 120 (19.80%) SQL Server
3 111 (18.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 110 (18.15%) Power BI
5 87 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (8.91%) Big Data
6 54 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (6.77%) QlikView
8 32 (5.28%) BusinessObjects
8 32 (5.28%) Hadoop
9 27 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
10 26 (4.29%) Data Lake
11 24 (3.96%) SQL Server 2016
12 21 (3.47%) Data Mining
12 21 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (3.30%) Oracle BI EE
13 20 (3.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 20 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (3.14%) Relational Database
14 19 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (4.29%) JIRA
2 11 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (0.99%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.83%) JDeveloper
4 5 (0.83%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.50%) JSUnit
6 3 (0.50%) JUnit
6 3 (0.50%) Selenium
7 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.33%) Maven
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.17%) git-flow
8 1 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.17%) Subversion
8 1 (0.17%) Toad
8 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 153 (25.25%) Finance
2 92 (15.18%) Telecoms
3 76 (12.54%) Marketing
4 44 (7.26%) Manufacturing
5 41 (6.77%) Electronics
6 30 (4.95%) Legal
7 20 (3.30%) Billing
7 20 (3.30%) Retail
8 15 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.49%) German Language
10 7 (1.16%) Back Office
11 6 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.83%) Banking
13 4 (0.66%) Automotive
14 3 (0.50%) French Language
14 3 (0.50%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.33%) Publishing
15 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.17%) Advertising
16 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 166 (27.39%) Developer
2 148 (24.42%) Analyst
3 83 (13.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 71 (11.72%) Business Analyst
5 61 (10.07%) Consultant
6 51 (8.42%) Project Manager
7 48 (7.92%) Architect
8 40 (6.60%) SQL Developer
9 38 (6.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 31 (5.12%) Data Analyst
11 24 (3.96%) SSIS Developer
12 20 (3.30%) Data Architect
12 20 (3.30%) SQL BI Developer
13 18 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
13 18 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 17 (2.81%) Financial Analyst
15 16 (2.64%) Report Analyst
15 16 (2.64%) Report Developer
16 15 (2.48%) Data Business Analyst
16 15 (2.48%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.80%) REST
2 22 (3.63%) XML
3 20 (3.30%) Web Services
4 18 (2.97%) .NET
5 15 (2.48%) Oracle Fusion
6 14 (2.31%) SOAP
7 13 (2.15%) EDI
8 11 (1.82%) Apache Camel
8 11 (1.82%) HTML
8 11 (1.82%) JSON
9 10 (1.65%) CSS
9 10 (1.65%) Node.js
10 9 (1.49%) AngularJS
10 9 (1.49%) Spring
11 8 (1.32%) Java EE
11 8 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (1.32%) Spring MVC
12 7 (1.16%) MDX
13 6 (0.99%) ASP.NET
13 6 (0.99%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.48%) Computer Science
4 11 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (1.82%) PMI
5 10 (1.65%) Data Structures
5 10 (1.65%) Social Media
6 8 (1.32%) Replication
7 7 (1.16%) FMCG
7 7 (1.16%) Marketing Technology
7 7 (1.16%) User Experience
7 7 (1.16%) Virtual Team
8 6 (0.99%) NHS
9 5 (0.83%) Life Science
9 5 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.66%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.66%) Clustering
10 4 (0.66%) CMDB
10 4 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.66%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.47%) Linux
2 19 (3.14%) Windows
3 17 (2.81%) Unix
4 7 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.99%) Ubuntu
5 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.66%) SUSE
7 4 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.50%) AIX
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.33%) Solaris
9 2 (0.33%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.33%) zOS
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (23.43%) Analytics
2 122 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (18.32%) Data Modelling
4 98 (16.17%) ETL
5 67 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (10.07%) Project Management
7 58 (9.57%) Migration
8 56 (9.24%) Data Analysis
8 56 (9.24%) Data Management
9 50 (8.25%) Visualisation
10 49 (8.09%) Programme Management
11 48 (7.92%) Scrum
12 47 (7.76%) CRM
12 47 (7.76%) Digital Marketing
13 34 (5.61%) PRINCE2
14 33 (5.45%) ITIL
15 32 (5.28%) Data Governance
16 31 (5.12%) ERP
17 30 (4.95%) Data Architecture
18 29 (4.79%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 236 (38.94%) SQL
2 40 (6.60%) C#
3 36 (5.94%) Python
4 35 (5.78%) T-SQL
5 34 (5.61%) Java
5 34 (5.61%) PL/SQL
6 28 (4.62%) JavaScript
7 21 (3.47%) R
7 21 (3.47%) VBA
8 13 (2.15%) C++
9 11 (1.82%) VB
10 10 (1.65%) Perl
10 10 (1.65%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.49%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.32%) C
13 7 (1.16%) ABAP
13 7 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 6 (0.99%) Ruby
15 5 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (6.44%) Degree
2 19 (3.14%) PMI Certification
3 15 (2.48%) PMP
3 15 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.32%) SAP Certification
7 7 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (0.99%) ISEB
9 5 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.66%) MCITP
11 3 (0.50%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.50%) MCSE
12 2 (0.33%) ACCA
12 2 (0.33%) APMP
12 2 (0.33%) CIMA
12 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.33%) MCSA
13 1 (0.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.28%) Data Quality
2 16 (2.64%) PMO
3 15 (2.48%) GDPR
4 11 (1.82%) GxP
5 10 (1.65%) QA
5 10 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.99%) SLA
7 5 (0.83%) IFRS
8 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.33%) GAMP
9 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.17%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.17%) DO-254
10 1 (0.17%) MIL-STD-1553
10 1 (0.17%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.32%) Docker
2 5 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.66%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.33%) HDFS
5 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (1.65%) Puppet
2 8 (1.32%) Ansible
2 8 (1.32%) SCCM
3 4 (0.66%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (0.66%) SCOM
3 4 (0.66%) WSUS
4 3 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.33%) Ambari
5 2 (0.33%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.33%) Terraform
6 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.17%) Oozie
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.17%) Salt
6 1 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 117 (19.31%) Microsoft
2 103 (17.00%) Oracle
3 100 (16.50%) SAP
4 76 (12.54%) Tableau
5 21 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (3.14%) Cognos
7 14 (2.31%) Teradata
8 13 (2.15%) Informatica
8 13 (2.15%) MicroStrategy
9 11 (1.82%) Cloudera
9 11 (1.82%) HP
9 11 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 11 (1.82%) Talend
10 10 (1.65%) Google
11 9 (1.49%) IBM
11 9 (1.49%) VMware
12 6 (0.99%) Ariba
12 6 (0.99%) Workday
13 5 (0.83%) Hootsuite
13 5 (0.83%) Sitecore