Period
to 18 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 44 45
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 697 692 772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.09% 4.33% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 5.19% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 452 507
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £285
90th Percentile £588 £565 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 15
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £17.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +134.78% -56.88% +41.59%
10th Percentile £21.85 £14.88 £14.80
90th Percentile £49.00 £48.13 £57.20
England median hourly rate £26.75 £23.58 £35.50
% change year-on-year +13.44% -33.58% +43.43%

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 14,510 13,337 15,474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.06% 83.40% 82.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,613 7,751 9,482
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £563 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 518 518 568
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.01% -16.77% +11.51%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.62 £11.79
90th Percentile £51.63 £50.33 £51.00
England median hourly rate £22.46 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.16% +4.17% +11.63%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 +2 314 £456 +2.53% 90
Berkshire -10 185 £438 +2.94% 53
Hampshire +3 141 £450 +12.50% 37
Surrey -3 128 £428 +0.59% 33
Buckinghamshire +3 70 £538 +26.47% 18
Oxfordshire +13 59 £450 -5.26% 19
West Sussex -25 48 £475 +18.75% 9
East Sussex +4 30 £438 +25.00% 5
Kent +22 18 £386 +32.05% 6
Sussex +2 2 £525 +31.25% 1
Middlesex +1 2 - - 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 250 (35.87%) SQL
2 231 (33.14%) Power BI
3 218 (31.28%) Analytics
4 173 (24.82%) Data Warehouse
5 168 (24.10%) Finance
6 164 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 151 (21.66%) SQL Server
8 128 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
9 127 (18.22%) Data Modelling
10 124 (17.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 114 (16.36%) ETL
12 112 (16.07%) Oracle
13 111 (15.93%) SAP
14 110 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
15 102 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 93 (13.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 90 (12.91%) Big Data
18 85 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
19 79 (11.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 79 (11.33%) Tableau
20 75 (10.76%) Project Management
21 68 (9.76%) Degree
22 67 (9.61%) Migration
22 67 (9.61%) Visualisation
23 65 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
24 63 (9.04%) Data Quality
25 62 (8.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 58 (8.32%) BusinessObjects
27 56 (8.03%) Telecoms
28 52 (7.46%) JavaScript

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 38 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.01%) SAS
3 16 (2.30%) Confluence
4 12 (1.72%) OpenStack
5 11 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (1.29%) Apache Spark
6 9 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.00%) IIS
8 7 (1.00%) Jupyter
9 5 (0.72%) Oracle BPEL
9 5 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.57%) Apache
10 4 (0.57%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.57%) Documentum
10 4 (0.57%) Liferay
11 3 (0.43%) SAP Portal
12 2 (0.29%) CMS
12 2 (0.29%) Drupal
13 1 (0.14%) Jetty
Applications
1 85 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (4.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.72%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.43%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (2.01%) Oracle General Ledger
2 14 (2.01%) Oracle Receivables
2 14 (2.01%) SAP CO
2 14 (2.01%) SAP FI
2 14 (2.01%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (1.58%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (1.29%) SAP SD
5 8 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (1.00%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.86%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (0.72%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.57%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.43%) Global One
10 3 (0.43%) Primavera
10 3 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 124 (17.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (5.88%) Azure Data Factory
4 14 (2.01%) Azure Machine Learning
5 12 (1.72%) Office 365
5 12 (1.72%) SaaS
6 11 (1.58%) Google Analytics
6 11 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.29%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 9 (1.29%) Data Lake Analytics
8 8 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.15%) PaaS
9 7 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.57%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.57%) BlueKai
10 4 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.57%) Serverless
11 2 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.29%) IaaS
11 2 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.86%) 3G
1 6 (0.86%) Internet
1 6 (0.86%) VoLTE
2 5 (0.72%) 4G
2 5 (0.72%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (0.43%) ASN.1
4 2 (0.29%) Broadband
4 2 (0.29%) HTTP
4 2 (0.29%) MPLS
4 2 (0.29%) PSTN
4 2 (0.29%) RS-422
4 2 (0.29%) SDH
4 2 (0.29%) VoIP
4 2 (0.29%) VoWiFi
4 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.14%) Intranet
5 1 (0.14%) LTE
5 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (33.14%) Power BI
2 173 (24.82%) Data Warehouse
3 151 (21.66%) SQL Server
4 102 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 90 (12.91%) Big Data
6 79 (11.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 62 (8.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 58 (8.32%) BusinessObjects
9 50 (7.17%) Data Lake
10 43 (6.17%) Hadoop
11 39 (5.60%) Qlik Sense
12 36 (5.16%) Relational Database
13 29 (4.16%) QlikView
14 28 (4.02%) Oracle BI EE
14 28 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (3.73%) SAP BW
16 23 (3.30%) Data Mining
17 22 (3.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
18 20 (2.87%) NoSQL
18 20 (2.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (6.03%) JIRA
2 12 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (1.43%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.29%) JDeveloper
6 6 (0.86%) JMeter
6 6 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (0.72%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.57%) JSUnit
8 4 (0.57%) JUnit
8 4 (0.57%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.57%) Selenium
9 3 (0.43%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.29%) CMake
10 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.29%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
General
1 168 (24.10%) Finance
2 56 (8.03%) Telecoms
3 52 (7.46%) Marketing
4 37 (5.31%) Retail
5 34 (4.88%) Legal
6 31 (4.45%) Manufacturing
7 19 (2.73%) Billing
7 19 (2.73%) Electronics
8 16 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (2.01%) Publishing
10 9 (1.29%) Banking
11 7 (1.00%) Mandarin Language
12 6 (0.86%) German Language
13 5 (0.72%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.57%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.43%) French Language
15 3 (0.43%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 190 (27.26%) Developer
2 140 (20.09%) Analyst
3 99 (14.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 70 (10.04%) Architect
5 69 (9.90%) Consultant
6 60 (8.61%) Project Manager
7 57 (8.18%) Business Analyst
8 52 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 33 (4.73%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 32 (4.59%) Data Architect
11 28 (4.02%) SQL Developer
12 25 (3.59%) ETL Developer
12 25 (3.59%) Power BI Developer
12 25 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
13 23 (3.30%) Data Analyst
14 21 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
15 20 (2.87%) Azure Architect
15 20 (2.87%) Senior Developer
16 19 (2.73%) Business Manager
17 15 (2.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (5.02%) .NET
2 33 (4.73%) XML
3 28 (4.02%) Web Services
4 27 (3.87%) CSS
5 26 (3.73%) jQuery
6 25 (3.59%) REST
7 24 (3.44%) HTML
7 24 (3.44%) JSON
8 19 (2.73%) Kafka
9 13 (1.87%) ASP.NET
9 13 (1.87%) EDI
10 12 (1.72%) AngularJS
11 11 (1.58%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (1.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (1.58%) XSLT
12 10 (1.43%) LAPP Stack
13 9 (1.29%) Ajax
14 8 (1.15%) HTML5
14 8 (1.15%) RESTful
14 8 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 110 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (6.60%) Management Information System
3 39 (5.60%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.16%) Data Structures
5 18 (2.58%) NHS
6 17 (2.44%) User Experience
7 16 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (1.29%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (1.29%) PMI
10 8 (1.15%) CMDB
10 8 (1.15%) Fintech
10 8 (1.15%) Life Science
11 7 (1.00%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.86%) Replication
12 6 (0.86%) Social Media
13 5 (0.72%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.72%) Clustering
13 5 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (6.17%) Linux
2 38 (5.45%) Windows
3 13 (1.87%) VMS
4 8 (1.15%) Unix
5 5 (0.72%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.57%) Solaris
6 4 (0.57%) SUSE
6 4 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.43%) AIX
8 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.14%) Android
9 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (31.28%) Analytics
2 128 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (18.22%) Data Modelling
4 114 (16.36%) ETL
5 93 (13.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 75 (10.76%) Project Management
7 67 (9.61%) Migration
7 67 (9.61%) Visualisation
8 65 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
9 46 (6.60%) Data Analytics
10 43 (6.17%) Business Analysis
10 43 (6.17%) Data Analysis
10 43 (6.17%) Data Management
11 41 (5.88%) Data Integration
12 39 (5.60%) Scrum
13 38 (5.45%) Data Governance
14 34 (4.88%) CRM
14 34 (4.88%) Data Science
14 34 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
15 33 (4.73%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 250 (35.87%) SQL
2 52 (7.46%) JavaScript
3 51 (7.32%) Python
4 47 (6.74%) C#
5 37 (5.31%) Java
6 35 (5.02%) T-SQL
7 34 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 26 (3.73%) VBA
9 25 (3.59%) R
10 19 (2.73%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.01%) C
12 10 (1.43%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.43%) C++
12 10 (1.43%) Go
13 8 (1.15%) VB
14 7 (1.00%) ABAP
14 7 (1.00%) U-SQL
15 6 (0.86%) Perl
15 6 (0.86%) Ruby
16 5 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (9.76%) Degree
2 43 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 35 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.01%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.58%) PMP
6 10 (1.43%) ISEB
6 10 (1.43%) SAP Certification
7 6 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.86%) MCSE
8 5 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.43%) CBAP
10 3 (0.43%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.43%) MCSA
10 3 (0.43%) PhD
11 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (9.04%) Data Quality
2 26 (3.73%) PMO
3 23 (3.30%) GDPR
4 13 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.43%) GCP
6 9 (1.29%) GxP
6 9 (1.29%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.29%) QA
7 4 (0.57%) SLA
8 2 (0.29%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.29%) DO-254
8 2 (0.29%) IFRS
8 2 (0.29%) MIL-STD-1553
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (2.87%) Hyper-V
2 14 (2.01%) Apache Flume
3 7 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.72%) Docker
5 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (1.72%) HP ALM
2 11 (1.58%) SCCM
3 8 (1.15%) Puppet
4 7 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
4 7 (1.00%) SCOM
5 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.57%) WSUS
6 3 (0.43%) Ansible
6 3 (0.43%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.29%) Terraform
8 1 (0.14%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.14%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.14%) Mesos
8 1 (0.14%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 164 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 112 (16.07%) Oracle
3 111 (15.93%) SAP
4 79 (11.33%) Tableau
5 31 (4.45%) Informatica
6 25 (3.59%) Cognos
7 24 (3.44%) Google
8 21 (3.01%) HP
8 21 (3.01%) Talend
9 17 (2.44%) IBM
10 16 (2.30%) MicroStrategy
10 16 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (2.15%) Vertica
12 14 (2.01%) Workday
13 13 (1.87%) Cloudera
14 10 (1.43%) Adobe
15 9 (1.29%) Teradata
15 9 (1.29%) VMware
16 7 (1.00%) Veeam
17 6 (0.86%) Remedy