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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 36 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 36 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.35% 2.84% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.23% 3.47% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 21
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £225 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £625 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.00 £22.35
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +87.91%

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
688 1124 1081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.09% 81.86% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 579 582
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -59.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 34 (53.97%) SQL
2 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
3 21 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (33.33%) Finance
4 18 (28.57%) Oracle
5 17 (26.98%) SAP
6 14 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (19.05%) Business Analysis
8 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (15.87%) SAP Basis
9 10 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (15.87%) SAP BW
9 10 (15.87%) Project Management
9 10 (15.87%) Sybase
9 10 (15.87%) SAP MII
9 10 (15.87%) NWDI
9 10 (15.87%) SAP BPC
9 10 (15.87%) MaxDB
10 9 (14.29%) Programme Management
10 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
12 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 7 (11.11%) ETL
12 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
12 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 6 (9.52%) QlikView
13 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (9.52%) Analytics
13 6 (9.52%) Tableau

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (7.94%) SAS
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
2 3 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (15.87%) SAP BPC
1 10 (15.87%) SAP MII
2 5 (7.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) IaaS
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
1 2 (3.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
2 21 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (15.87%) MaxDB
5 10 (15.87%) SAP BW
6 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (9.52%) QlikView
8 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (6.35%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (6.35%) Power BI
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (4.76%) SAS EBI
10 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (3.17%) Data Lake
11 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.87%) NWDI
2 1 (1.59%) Hudson
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Selenium
2 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.94%) Electronics
3 5 (7.94%) Marketing
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Architect
5 9 (14.29%) Administrator
5 9 (14.29%) SAP Administrator
5 9 (14.29%) SAP Basis Administrator
6 7 (11.11%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) QlikView Developer
7 5 (7.94%) SQL BI Developer
7 5 (7.94%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Business Change Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Data Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Report Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) SAP Basis
2 5 (7.94%) HTML
3 3 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (3.17%) HTML5
5 1 (1.59%) .NET
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.59%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.59%) CESG
4 1 (1.59%) CMDB
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) VMS
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.59%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (19.05%) Business Analysis
2 10 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (15.87%) Project Management
3 9 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 7 (11.11%) ETL
4 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 6 (9.52%) Analytics
5 6 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 6 (9.52%) Migration
5 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.94%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.94%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (6.35%) Change Management
7 4 (6.35%) Data Governance
7 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.35%) ERP
7 4 (6.35%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.17%) C
3 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) APMP
2 4 (6.35%) BC Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
3 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.59%) ISO27005
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Oracle
2 17 (26.98%) SAP
3 10 (15.87%) Sybase
4 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.52%) Tableau
5 3 (4.76%) Cognos
6 2 (3.17%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.17%) Informatica
7 1 (1.59%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.59%) NetSuite
7 1 (1.59%) Teradata