Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 45 54
Rank change year-on-year +22 +9 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 364 710 690
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 6.40% 4.76% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 5.44% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 467 445
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £312 £302
90th Percentile £638 £590 £596
England median daily rate £475 £454 £450
% change year-on-year +4.63% +0.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 15
Median hourly rate £49.50 £42.70 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.93% +5.43% +138.24%
10th Percentile £35.25 £18.00 £21.85
90th Percentile £72.50 £73.75 £49.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.74 £27.00
% change year-on-year +53.91% -15.78% +14.50%

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 4,785 13,053 14,737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.12% 87.43% 86.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,761 7,761 8,758
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £279
90th Percentile £625 £608 £588
England median daily rate £484 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.89% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 496 519
Median hourly rate £31.39 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.63% +20.00% +27.16%
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.00 £11.15
90th Percentile £53.75 £58.68 £52.50
Median hourly rate £33.00 £24.96 £22.00
% change year-on-year +32.22% +13.44% -12.00%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +22 174 £488 +2.63% 28
Berkshire +21 132 £500 +4.17% 11
Surrey +30 73 £450 +12.50% 5
Hampshire -8 57 £500 +8.11% 10
West Sussex +1 32 £450 +9.09% 10
Buckinghamshire +17 30 £450 +3.45% 13
East Sussex +12 13 £408 -14.21% 6
Oxfordshire +34 12 £444 -1.39% 4
Kent +11 6 £450 +12.50% 2
Sussex +3 1 - -
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 188 (51.65%) Power Platform
2 187 (51.37%) Power BI
3 167 (45.88%) SQL
4 135 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (34.07%) Azure
6 114 (31.32%) Analytics
7 111 (30.49%) Data Modelling
8 88 (24.18%) Microsoft
9 78 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
10 75 (20.60%) SAP
10 75 (20.60%) DevOps
11 70 (19.23%) Data Lake
12 68 (18.68%) Finance
13 59 (16.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 54 (14.84%) Oracle
15 49 (13.46%) Python
16 47 (12.91%) Visualisation
16 47 (12.91%) Tableau
17 46 (12.64%) ETL
18 44 (12.09%) Microsoft Excel
19 43 (11.81%) ERP
19 43 (11.81%) Data Management
20 42 (11.54%) Migration
20 42 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (10.99%) Security Cleared
22 36 (9.89%) Big Data
23 35 (9.62%) SC Cleared
23 35 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
24 34 (9.34%) Telecoms
24 34 (9.34%) Public Sector

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 26 (7.14%) Confluence
2 17 (4.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.20%) WebLogic
4 7 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.92%) SAP Portal
5 5 (1.37%) IIS
6 4 (1.10%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.10%) SAS
7 2 (0.55%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.27%) Apache
8 1 (0.27%) CMS
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (12.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.12%) MS Visio
3 11 (3.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.65%) SPSS
5 2 (0.55%) InVision
5 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.27%) CPLEX
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.27%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 14 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
2 13 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (1.65%) SAP PSCD
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (1.10%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 3 (0.82%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.82%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.82%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.82%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.55%) Maximo
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 188 (51.65%) Power Platform
2 124 (34.07%) Azure
3 27 (7.42%) AWS
4 23 (6.32%) PaaS
5 20 (5.49%) IaaS
5 20 (5.49%) PowerApps
6 16 (4.40%) Azure Data Factory
7 14 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
8 11 (3.02%) Power Automate
9 9 (2.47%) Office 365
10 7 (1.92%) SaaS
11 5 (1.37%) GCP
11 5 (1.37%) Serverless
12 4 (1.10%) Logic Apps
13 3 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.82%) Data Lake Analytics
14 2 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.27%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.65%) FTP
1 6 (1.65%) HTTP
2 5 (1.37%) Firewall
3 4 (1.10%) Skype
4 3 (0.82%) Internet
5 2 (0.55%) Network Security
6 1 (0.27%) 2G
6 1 (0.27%) 3G
6 1 (0.27%) 4G
6 1 (0.27%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.27%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.27%) LAN
6 1 (0.27%) NAS
6 1 (0.27%) SAN
6 1 (0.27%) SSL
6 1 (0.27%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (51.37%) Power BI
2 78 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 70 (19.23%) Data Lake
4 59 (16.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (9.89%) Big Data
6 33 (9.07%) SQL Server
7 27 (7.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
9 19 (5.22%) HDInsight
10 17 (4.67%) Data Mining
10 17 (4.67%) SAP BW
11 16 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (4.12%) Hadoop
13 13 (3.57%) OLAP
13 13 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (3.30%) Oracle BI EE
15 10 (2.75%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (2.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 9 (2.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 8 (2.20%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 26 (7.14%) JIRA
1 26 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.20%) Bitbucket
3 6 (1.65%) Eclipse
3 6 (1.65%) NWDS
4 4 (1.10%) PowerBuilder
4 4 (1.10%) Toad
5 3 (0.82%) ERwin
5 3 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.27%) Balsamiq
6 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 68 (18.68%) Finance
2 34 (9.34%) Public Sector
2 34 (9.34%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.97%) Manufacturing
4 27 (7.42%) Marketing
5 21 (5.77%) Electronics
6 10 (2.75%) Retail
7 9 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.92%) Legal
9 6 (1.65%) Law
10 5 (1.37%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.37%) Police
11 3 (0.82%) Automotive
11 3 (0.82%) Publishing
12 2 (0.55%) Banking
12 2 (0.55%) Local Government
12 2 (0.55%) Military
12 2 (0.55%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.27%) French Language
13 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (25.82%) Analyst
2 93 (25.55%) Developer
3 45 (12.36%) Architect
4 38 (10.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 38 (10.44%) Data Analyst
5 34 (9.34%) Business Analyst
6 22 (6.04%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (5.49%) Consultant
7 20 (5.49%) Power BI Developer
8 19 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 19 (5.22%) Data Architect
9 17 (4.67%) SAP Developer
10 16 (4.40%) Project Manager
11 14 (3.85%) Data Scientist
12 13 (3.57%) Data Analytics Architect
13 12 (3.30%) Data Engineer
14 11 (3.02%) Data Business Analyst
15 10 (2.75%) Oracle Developer
15 10 (2.75%) Senior Developer
16 9 (2.47%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.85%) XML
2 12 (3.30%) Web Services
3 11 (3.02%) HTML
3 11 (3.02%) JSON
4 10 (2.75%) .NET
5 8 (2.20%) AngularJS
5 8 (2.20%) CSS
5 8 (2.20%) J2EE
5 8 (2.20%) REST
5 8 (2.20%) SOAP
5 8 (2.20%) Web Dynpro
6 6 (1.65%) SAP PI
6 6 (1.65%) SAP XI
6 6 (1.65%) XSD
6 6 (1.65%) XSLT
7 5 (1.37%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.37%) jQuery
7 5 (1.37%) MDX
8 4 (1.10%) OpenID
8 4 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.95%) Data Structures
3 16 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.12%) NHS
5 11 (3.02%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.92%) PACS
7 6 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.65%) User Experience
7 6 (1.65%) W3C
8 5 (1.37%) e-Health
8 5 (1.37%) LIMS
9 4 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.82%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (0.82%) Life Science
10 3 (0.82%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.82%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.82%) Robotics
11 2 (0.55%) Blog
11 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.97%) Windows
2 17 (4.67%) VMS
3 14 (3.85%) Linux
4 6 (1.65%) Unix
5 4 (1.10%) AIX
5 4 (1.10%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.82%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.82%) zOS
7 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (31.32%) Analytics
3 111 (30.49%) Data Modelling
4 75 (20.60%) DevOps
5 47 (12.91%) Visualisation
6 46 (12.64%) ETL
7 43 (11.81%) Data Management
7 43 (11.81%) ERP
8 42 (11.54%) Migration
9 35 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (8.79%) Scrum
11 28 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (7.42%) Configuration Management
12 27 (7.42%) Data Migration
12 27 (7.42%) Machine Learning
13 26 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
14 25 (6.87%) Data Analysis
14 25 (6.87%) Data Architecture
14 25 (6.87%) Problem Management
15 24 (6.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 167 (45.88%) SQL
2 49 (13.46%) Python
3 30 (8.24%) Java
4 21 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 20 (5.49%) JavaScript
5 20 (5.49%) PL/SQL
6 19 (5.22%) Scala
7 18 (4.95%) R
7 18 (4.95%) T-SQL
8 16 (4.40%) PowerShell
9 15 (4.12%) ABAP
10 11 (3.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 9 (2.47%) C#
12 8 (2.20%) C
13 7 (1.92%) VB
14 4 (1.10%) VBA
15 3 (0.82%) COBOL
15 3 (0.82%) JCL
16 2 (0.55%) Perl
16 2 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (10.99%) Security Cleared
2 35 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.02%) Degree
4 4 (1.10%) ACCA
4 4 (1.10%) CIMA
4 4 (1.10%) PhD
4 4 (1.10%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.82%) PMP
6 2 (0.55%) CISSP
6 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.55%) SANS
7 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.27%) CISA
7 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.27%) MCAD
7 1 (0.27%) MCITP
7 1 (0.27%) MCP
7 1 (0.27%) MCPD
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.47%) GDPR
2 7 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.37%) HL7
3 5 (1.37%) PMO
3 5 (1.37%) QA
4 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.27%) NIST
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (5.22%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (1.65%) NFS
3 4 (1.10%) Docker
4 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.65%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (0.82%) Terraform
4 2 (0.55%) Oozie
4 2 (0.55%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.27%) Control-M
5 1 (0.27%) MIIS
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 88 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 75 (20.60%) SAP
3 54 (14.84%) Oracle
4 47 (12.91%) Tableau
5 23 (6.32%) Informatica
6 15 (4.12%) Databricks
6 15 (4.12%) webMethods
7 11 (3.02%) Adobe
8 9 (2.47%) Hortonworks
9 8 (2.20%) BEA
9 8 (2.20%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.65%) Cloudera
11 6 (1.65%) IBM
12 5 (1.37%) Alteryx
12 5 (1.37%) Hyperion
12 5 (1.37%) Workday
13 4 (1.10%) BMC
13 4 (1.10%) Capita
13 4 (1.10%) WSO2