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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 53 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 30 65 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.11% 5.44% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 7.48% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £246 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.21% -42.50%
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
1094 869 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.99% 72.78% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 531 267
Average daily rate £375 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +26.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.00 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 36 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (47.22%) Finance
3 28 (38.89%) SQL
4 20 (27.78%) Oracle
5 18 (25.00%) Analytics
6 15 (20.83%) Banking
7 14 (19.44%) SAS
7 14 (19.44%) Informatica
8 11 (15.28%) ETL
9 10 (13.89%) SAP
10 9 (12.50%) Big Data
10 9 (12.50%) PL/SQL
10 9 (12.50%) Project Management
11 8 (11.11%) Teradata
11 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (11.11%) Test Scripting
12 7 (9.72%) Hadoop
12 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
12 7 (9.72%) SAP Data Services
12 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
12 7 (9.72%) Data Management
12 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (8.33%) Business Objects
13 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
13 6 (8.33%) Data Integration
14 5 (6.94%) Web Application Development

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (19.44%) SAS
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.78%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.78%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.39%) thinkFolio
3 1 (1.39%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.39%) SunGard APT
3 1 (1.39%) Investran
3 1 (1.39%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.39%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (1.39%) PORTIA
3 1 (1.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (12.50%) Big Data
3 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.72%) Hadoop
4 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.72%) SAP Data Services
4 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.94%) OLAP
7 4 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.17%) SAP BI
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Bower
2 1 (1.39%) Grunt
2 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 34 (47.22%) Finance
2 15 (20.83%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Developer
1 23 (31.94%) Analyst
2 10 (13.89%) Designer
3 9 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Solutions Designer
6 6 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Business Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) MI Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) ETL Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Information Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Solutions Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) .NET
2 4 (5.56%) CSS
2 4 (5.56%) HTML
2 4 (5.56%) HTML5
3 3 (4.17%) CSS3
4 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (1.39%) Sass
5 1 (1.39%) LESS
5 1 (1.39%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.39%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.78%) DTV
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.39%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Analytics
2 11 (15.28%) ETL
3 9 (12.50%) Project Management
4 8 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 7 (9.72%) Data Management
6 6 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (6.94%) Web Application Development
7 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.17%) Scrum
10 2 (2.78%) CRM
10 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.78%) RAD
10 2 (2.78%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.78%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.89%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.94%) C#
4 4 (5.56%) C
4 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.39%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) MBA
2 1 (1.39%) ACCA
2 1 (1.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Oracle
2 14 (19.44%) Informatica
3 10 (13.89%) SAP
4 8 (11.11%) Teradata
5 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.33%) Business Objects
7 3 (4.17%) Pega
7 3 (4.17%) Netezza
7 3 (4.17%) Ab Initio
7 3 (4.17%) Cognos
8 2 (2.78%) Google
8 2 (2.78%) Tableau
9 1 (1.39%) Yardi
9 1 (1.39%) BI-SAM
9 1 (1.39%) SimCorp
9 1 (1.39%) CA
9 1 (1.39%) IBM
9 1 (1.39%) Murex
9 1 (1.39%) SunGard
9 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards