The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 53 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 34 56 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.33% 4.44% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 6.11% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £246 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £52.25
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -23.44%
Business Intelligence
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1113 916 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.34% 72.58% 69.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 526 250
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £50.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £18.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £180.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Edinburgh region.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Edinburgh region.

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Intelligence.

1 38 (54.29%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (42.86%) SQL
3 26 (37.14%) Finance
4 25 (35.71%) Oracle
5 17 (24.29%) Informatica
5 17 (24.29%) Analytics
6 14 (20.00%) SAS
6 14 (20.00%) SAP
7 13 (18.57%) PL/SQL
7 13 (18.57%) Banking
8 12 (17.14%) Business Objects
8 12 (17.14%) SAP Data Services
9 11 (15.71%) Dimensional Modelling
10 10 (14.29%) Big Data
10 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 10 (14.29%) Teradata
10 10 (14.29%) ETL
11 8 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (11.43%) Test Scripting
11 8 (11.43%) Kimball Methodology
12 7 (10.00%) NoSQL
12 7 (10.00%) Hadoop
12 7 (10.00%) Project Management
12 7 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (10.00%) Data Management
13 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
13 6 (8.57%) OLAP
13 6 (8.57%) SharePoint

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.00%) SAS
2 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.86%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) SPSS
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.86%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.43%) PORTIA
3 1 (1.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.43%) thinkFolio
3 1 (1.43%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.43%) SunGard APT
3 1 (1.43%) Investran
3 1 (1.43%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.43%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (54.29%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (17.14%) SAP Data Services
3 10 (14.29%) Big Data
3 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.57%) OLAP
6 5 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (5.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.71%) SAP BI
7 4 (5.71%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.43%) Toad
1 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.43%) Grunt
1 1 (1.43%) Bower
General
1 26 (37.14%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Developer
2 22 (31.43%) Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Designer
4 8 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Data Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
6 6 (8.57%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Business Developer
7 4 (5.71%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) MI Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Solutions Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Information Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.29%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.29%) DBA
9 2 (2.86%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) HTML
1 3 (4.29%) .NET
1 3 (4.29%) CSS
1 3 (4.29%) HTML5
1 3 (4.29%) CSS3
2 2 (2.86%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.86%) jQuery
2 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.43%) Sass
3 1 (1.43%) LESS
3 1 (1.43%) Ember.js
3 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Data Integration
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.43%) Social Media
2 1 (1.43%) NHS
2 1 (1.43%) DTV
2 1 (1.43%) Clustering
2 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Analytics
2 11 (15.71%) Dimensional Modelling
3 10 (14.29%) ETL
4 8 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (11.43%) Test Scripting
4 8 (11.43%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (10.00%) Data Management
5 7 (10.00%) Project Management
6 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 4 (5.71%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.29%) Investment Management
8 3 (4.29%) Data Architecture
8 3 (4.29%) CRM
8 3 (4.29%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.29%) Change Control
8 3 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.86%) Master Data Management
9 2 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) SQL
2 13 (18.57%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.29%) C
3 3 (4.29%) C#
3 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.43%) VBA
5 1 (1.43%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.43%) MCITP
3 1 (1.43%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Oracle
2 17 (24.29%) Informatica
3 14 (20.00%) SAP
4 12 (17.14%) Business Objects
5 10 (14.29%) Teradata
6 6 (8.57%) Tableau
6 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.29%) Netezza
7 3 (4.29%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.86%) Pega
8 2 (2.86%) Cognos
9 1 (1.43%) IBM
9 1 (1.43%) Sybase
9 1 (1.43%) Murex
9 1 (1.43%) SunGard
9 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.43%) Charles River
9 1 (1.43%) Yardi
9 1 (1.43%) BI-SAM
9 1 (1.43%) Twitter
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago