Period
to 26 October 2020

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 26 October 2020 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
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 34 60
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 210 784 633
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 5.85% 5.73% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 6.61% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 533 423
Median daily rate £453 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +2.27% -1.12%
10th Percentile £294 £301 £298
90th Percentile £600 £600 £583
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 10
Median hourly rate £49.50 £36.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.29% +142.86%
10th Percentile £39.90 £14.91 £21.40
90th Percentile £57.92 £73.75 £78.58
England median hourly rate £31.50 £24.37 £24.08
% change year-on-year +29.24% +1.20% -31.20%

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 3,076 11,856 14,321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.75% 86.65% 86.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,827 7,003 8,610
Median daily rate £463 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £275
90th Percentile £638 £602 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £473
% change year-on-year - +0.53% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 495 496
Median hourly rate £31.61 £31.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.35% +16.67% +22.73%
10th Percentile £11.34 £13.05 £11.85
90th Percentile £57.50 £71.70 £51.88
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% +14.29% -11.58%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South East over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South East over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

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 26 October 2020. 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 +7 77 £456 +1.39% 41
Hampshire -11 54 £500 +5.26% 27
Berkshire -1 41 £450 - 18
Surrey +22 32 £425 - 12
Buckinghamshire +31 30 £463 - 12
West Sussex +7 20 £425 +3.03% 11
Oxfordshire +26 6 £305 -30.29% 11
East Sussex +1 5 £279 -34.47% 7
Kent +8 3 £224 -44.92% 2
Middlesex +7 1 £600 +26.32% 1
Sussex +5 1 - -
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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 82 (39.05%) Finance
2 79 (37.62%) Power Platform
3 76 (36.19%) Power BI
4 70 (33.33%) SQL
5 59 (28.10%) SAP
6 57 (27.14%) Telecoms
7 55 (26.19%) Public Sector
8 53 (25.24%) Manufacturing
8 53 (25.24%) Marketing
9 52 (24.76%) Programme Management
10 50 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
10 50 (23.81%) Azure
11 49 (23.33%) Electronics
12 47 (22.38%) Oracle
13 46 (21.90%) Data Modelling
13 46 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (21.43%) Microsoft
15 43 (20.48%) Data Warehouse
16 33 (15.71%) Security Cleared
17 30 (14.29%) ETL
18 28 (13.33%) Analytics
19 26 (12.38%) Microsoft Excel
20 24 (11.43%) NHS
20 24 (11.43%) SC Cleared
21 23 (10.95%) DevOps
22 22 (10.48%) Office 365
23 21 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
24 20 (9.52%) Data Analysis
24 20 (9.52%) SharePoint
25 19 (9.05%) SQL Server

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 20 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.29%) Confluence
3 5 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.43%) Apache
5 3 (1.43%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.43%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.95%) Apache Synapse
6 2 (0.95%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.48%) IIS
7 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (12.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.43%) SPSS
6 1 (0.48%) CPLEX
6 1 (0.48%) Sketch
6 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.43%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.43%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (1.43%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 2 (0.95%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.95%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.48%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.48%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.48%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.48%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.48%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 79 (37.62%) Power Platform
2 50 (23.81%) Azure
3 22 (10.48%) Office 365
4 12 (5.71%) Azure Data Factory
5 8 (3.81%) PowerApps
6 6 (2.86%) AWS
7 5 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.90%) Logic Apps
8 4 (1.90%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.90%) Power Automate
8 4 (1.90%) SaaS
8 4 (1.90%) Yammer
9 3 (1.43%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.43%) WhatsApp
10 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.95%) GCP
10 2 (0.95%) GitHub
11 1 (0.48%) Apigee
11 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.38%) DNS
2 4 (1.90%) DHCP
2 4 (1.90%) Firewall
3 3 (1.43%) Skype
4 1 (0.48%) 2G
4 1 (0.48%) 3G
4 1 (0.48%) 4G
4 1 (0.48%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (0.48%) HTTP
4 1 (0.48%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (36.19%) Power BI
2 43 (20.48%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (9.05%) SQL Server
4 17 (8.10%) Tableau
5 15 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (6.67%) Big Data
7 12 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (5.24%) Data Lake
9 10 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (3.81%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (3.81%) QlikView
12 7 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 7 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (2.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (2.38%) NoSQL
13 5 (2.38%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (2.38%) SAP BW
14 4 (1.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (6.67%) JIRA
2 5 (2.38%) Bitbucket
2 5 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.95%) ERwin
3 2 (0.95%) Selenium
3 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.48%) Balsamiq
4 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.48%) Cypress.io
4 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.48%) Gradle
4 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.48%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.48%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 82 (39.05%) Finance
2 57 (27.14%) Telecoms
3 55 (26.19%) Public Sector
4 53 (25.24%) Manufacturing
4 53 (25.24%) Marketing
5 49 (23.33%) Electronics
6 8 (3.81%) Retail
7 4 (1.90%) Legal
7 4 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.43%) Automotive
8 3 (1.43%) Fire and Rescue
8 3 (1.43%) Law
9 2 (0.95%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.95%) Local Government
9 2 (0.95%) Police
9 2 (0.95%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.48%) French Language
10 1 (0.48%) Games
10 1 (0.48%) German Language
10 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (21.90%) Developer
2 45 (21.43%) Analyst
3 23 (10.95%) Architect
4 21 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 18 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 17 (8.10%) Business Analyst
7 16 (7.62%) Data Analyst
8 15 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (5.24%) Data Architect
10 10 (4.76%) Consultant
10 10 (4.76%) Power BI Developer
11 9 (4.29%) IT Manager
12 8 (3.81%) Oracle Developer
12 8 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (3.33%) Administrator
14 6 (2.86%) Technical Leader
15 5 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
15 5 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
15 5 (2.38%) Data Manager
15 5 (2.38%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.24%) XML
2 8 (3.81%) Web Services
3 7 (3.33%) .NET
3 7 (3.33%) HTML
4 6 (2.86%) JSON
5 5 (2.38%) J2EE
5 5 (2.38%) SOAP
6 4 (1.90%) CSS
6 4 (1.90%) REST
7 3 (1.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.43%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.43%) jQuery
7 3 (1.43%) RESTful
8 2 (0.95%) .NET Core
8 2 (0.95%) Keras
8 2 (0.95%) LDAP
8 2 (0.95%) MDX
8 2 (0.95%) OpenID
8 2 (0.95%) SAML
8 2 (0.95%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.43%) NHS
2 14 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.90%) CMDB
4 4 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.43%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.43%) User Experience
6 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.95%) FMCG
6 2 (0.95%) Life Science
6 2 (0.95%) PACS
6 2 (0.95%) SystemC
7 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) iPhone
7 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.71%) Windows
2 7 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.43%) Unix
3 3 (1.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.48%) AIX
4 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.48%) Linux
4 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (24.76%) Programme Management
2 50 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
3 46 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (21.90%) Data Modelling
4 30 (14.29%) ETL
5 28 (13.33%) Analytics
6 23 (10.95%) DevOps
7 21 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (9.52%) Data Analysis
9 18 (8.57%) ERP
9 18 (8.57%) Migration
10 17 (8.10%) Data Management
10 17 (8.10%) Project Management
11 16 (7.62%) Decision-Making
11 16 (7.62%) Visualisation
12 14 (6.67%) Requirements Gathering
12 14 (6.67%) Scrum
13 13 (6.19%) Data Cleansing
14 11 (5.24%) Business Analysis
14 11 (5.24%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 70 (33.33%) SQL
2 16 (7.62%) Java
2 16 (7.62%) PL/SQL
3 15 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 12 (5.71%) Python
5 11 (5.24%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.33%) C#
6 7 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.38%) Scala
8 4 (1.90%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.90%) VBA
9 3 (1.43%) C
9 3 (1.43%) R
9 3 (1.43%) U-SQL
10 2 (0.95%) C++
10 2 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.48%) Korn
11 1 (0.48%) Perl
11 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (15.71%) Security Cleared
2 24 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.76%) Degree
4 7 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.43%) APMP
6 2 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.95%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.95%) PhD
7 1 (0.48%) ACCA
7 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.48%) CIMA
7 1 (0.48%) CISSP
7 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.48%) PMP
7 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.19%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.33%) SLA
3 5 (2.38%) GDPR
4 2 (0.95%) PMO
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.48%) QA
5 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.90%) SCCM
3 3 (1.43%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.95%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (0.95%) Terraform
5 1 (0.48%) Oozie
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.48%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 59 (28.10%) SAP
2 47 (22.38%) Oracle
3 45 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.33%) Databricks
4 7 (3.33%) IBM
5 5 (2.38%) BEA
5 5 (2.38%) webMethods
6 4 (1.90%) Adobe
6 4 (1.90%) BiZZdesign
6 4 (1.90%) Progress
6 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.90%) Snow
6 4 (1.90%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.43%) CA
7 3 (1.43%) Capita
7 3 (1.43%) hybris
7 3 (1.43%) Informatica
7 3 (1.43%) Sparx
8 2 (0.95%) ESRI
8 2 (0.95%) Huawei