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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 43 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 46 56 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.16% 4.31% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 5.63% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 8
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£363 £394 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -41.33%
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
1141 995 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 78.37% 76.54% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 595 324
Average daily rate £375 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £18.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.00 £21.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 48 (55.81%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (52.33%) Finance
3 28 (32.56%) SQL
4 26 (30.23%) Analytics
5 22 (25.58%) ETL
5 22 (25.58%) Banking
6 20 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
8 15 (17.44%) Oracle
9 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (15.12%) SAS
10 13 (15.12%) Informatica
11 11 (12.79%) Project Management
11 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (12.79%) Big Data
12 9 (10.47%) Asset Management
12 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
12 9 (10.47%) C#
12 9 (10.47%) Hadoop
12 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
12 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (9.30%) Test Scripting
13 8 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (9.30%) .NET
13 8 (9.30%) Data Management
13 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (9.30%) Teradata
14 7 (8.14%) Scrum
14 7 (8.14%) JavaScript

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 13 (15.12%) SAS
2 2 (2.33%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) MS Project
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.33%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.16%) PORTIA
3 1 (1.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.16%) thinkFolio
3 1 (1.16%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.16%) SunGard APT
3 1 (1.16%) Investran
3 1 (1.16%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.16%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (55.81%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
4 11 (12.79%) Big Data
4 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (10.47%) Hadoop
5 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (5.81%) OLAP
7 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.65%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (4.65%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (3.49%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (2.33%) SAP BI
11 1 (1.16%) Essbase
11 1 (1.16%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.16%) Grunt
2 1 (1.16%) Bower
General
1 45 (52.33%) Finance
2 22 (25.58%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Developer
2 24 (27.91%) Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) SQL Developer
4 14 (16.28%) Designer
5 10 (11.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Project Manager
5 10 (11.63%) Solutions Designer
6 8 (9.30%) Data Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) ETL Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) MI Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Business Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 3 (3.49%) Solutions Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Software Manager
10 3 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Software Project Manager
10 3 (3.49%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) .NET
2 4 (4.65%) CSS
2 4 (4.65%) HTML5
2 4 (4.65%) HTML
3 3 (3.49%) CSS3
4 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (1.16%) XML
5 1 (1.16%) Middleware
5 1 (1.16%) Sass
5 1 (1.16%) LESS
5 1 (1.16%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.16%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.49%) Statistics
4 1 (1.16%) DTV
4 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Analytics
2 22 (25.58%) ETL
3 11 (12.79%) Project Management
4 9 (10.47%) Asset Management
5 8 (9.30%) Data Management
5 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (9.30%) Test Scripting
6 7 (8.14%) Scrum
7 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.81%) Web Application Development
8 4 (4.65%) RAD
8 4 (4.65%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.65%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.49%) Data Architecture
9 3 (3.49%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.49%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (3.49%) Kanban
9 3 (3.49%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.56%) SQL
2 9 (10.47%) C#
3 7 (8.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.65%) C
5 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.33%) Java
7 1 (1.16%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) ACCA
1 5 (5.81%) CIMA
1 5 (5.81%) MBA
2 2 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Oracle
2 13 (15.12%) Informatica
3 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.30%) Teradata
5 5 (5.81%) SAP
5 5 (5.81%) Tableau
5 5 (5.81%) CA
6 4 (4.65%) Pega
7 3 (3.49%) Cognos
7 3 (3.49%) Google
8 1 (1.16%) Netezza
8 1 (1.16%) SimCorp
8 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.16%) Charles River
8 1 (1.16%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.16%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.16%) IBM
8 1 (1.16%) Murex
8 1 (1.16%) SunGard
8 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
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