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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 53 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 40 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.81% 2.75% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 3.45% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 13
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +41.30%
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
1164 1071 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.57% 73.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 592 444
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 32 (38.55%) SQL
2 31 (37.35%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (32.53%) Oracle
4 25 (30.12%) Finance
5 15 (18.07%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (16.87%) Project Management
6 14 (16.87%) SAS
6 14 (16.87%) Data Modelling
7 13 (15.66%) XML
7 13 (15.66%) ETL
7 13 (15.66%) Data Management
7 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (14.46%) Web Services
8 12 (14.46%) IBM
8 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
9 11 (13.25%) SOA
9 11 (13.25%) Cognos
9 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (13.25%) Java EE
10 10 (12.05%) XPath
10 10 (12.05%) SDLC
11 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
11 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
11 9 (10.84%) PL/SQL
12 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (9.64%) SAS EBI
13 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database
13 7 (8.43%) Pentaho

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (16.87%) SAS
2 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.20%) JBoss
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.41%) MS Project
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.35%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (18.07%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
4 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (9.64%) SAS EBI
7 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database
7 7 (8.43%) Pentaho
7 7 (8.43%) SAP Data Services
8 6 (7.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (4.82%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.41%) Big Data
11 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (2.41%) MS Access
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (2.41%) QlikView
11 2 (2.41%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.20%) Selenium
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.20%) Toad
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (30.12%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Developer
2 18 (21.69%) Analyst
3 14 (16.87%) Consultant
4 11 (13.25%) Architect
5 10 (12.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (9.64%) Data Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.61%) ETL Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Lead Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Report Analyst
9 2 (2.41%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 2 (2.41%) QlikView Developer
9 2 (2.41%) SAP BI Consultant
9 2 (2.41%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) XML
2 12 (14.46%) Web Services
3 11 (13.25%) Java EE
4 3 (3.61%) .NET
5 2 (2.41%) MDX
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.20%) PostGIS
6 1 (1.20%) REST
6 1 (1.20%) SOAP
6 1 (1.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.61%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.61%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.61%) Statistics
4 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Fedora
2 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Data Modelling
1 14 (16.87%) Project Management
2 13 (15.66%) Data Management
2 13 (15.66%) ETL
3 12 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (13.25%) SOA
5 10 (12.05%) SDLC
6 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.23%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (7.23%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (7.23%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.02%) Data Architecture
10 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.02%) Zachman Framework
11 4 (4.82%) Investment Management
11 4 (4.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.55%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) XPath
3 9 (10.84%) PL/SQL
4 6 (7.23%) VBA
5 5 (6.02%) Java
6 3 (3.61%) C#
6 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.41%) Python
8 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.61%) QA
3 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Oracle
2 12 (14.46%) IBM
3 11 (13.25%) Cognos
4 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.43%) SAP
4 7 (8.43%) Tableau
5 5 (6.02%) Sybase
6 4 (4.82%) Informatica
7 2 (2.41%) Pega
8 1 (1.20%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.20%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.20%) Percona
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
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