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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 43 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 36 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.62% 2.35% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 3.26% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 10
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -46.66%
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
1055 828 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.67% 72.13% 66.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 434 230
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.85% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 40 (48.78%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (46.34%) SQL
3 37 (45.12%) Oracle
4 23 (28.05%) SAS
4 23 (28.05%) Business Objects
4 23 (28.05%) SAP
5 20 (24.39%) PL/SQL
5 20 (24.39%) Finance
5 20 (24.39%) SAP Data Services
6 18 (21.95%) Dimensional Modelling
6 18 (21.95%) Banking
7 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
8 15 (18.29%) Informatica
8 15 (18.29%) Kimball Methodology
9 14 (17.07%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (15.85%) Tableau
11 11 (13.41%) Teradata
11 11 (13.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 8 (9.76%) Migration
12 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (9.76%) ETL
12 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (8.54%) BusinessObjects XI
13 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
14 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
14 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (7.32%) Analytics
14 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
14 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (6.10%) Performance Tuning

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (28.05%) SAS
2 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.66%) NetWeaver
4 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) SPSS
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) FTP
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
1 1 (1.22%) Firewall
1 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.22%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (48.78%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (24.39%) SAP Data Services
3 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
4 14 (17.07%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (13.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (8.54%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
8 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (6.10%) SAP BI
9 5 (6.10%) OLAP
9 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (4.88%) Big Data
10 4 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (4.88%) BODI
11 3 (3.66%) SAP BW
11 3 (3.66%) DB2
11 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (3.66%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) JMeter
1 2 (2.44%) JProfiler
1 2 (2.44%) VisualVM
2 1 (1.22%) Toad
2 1 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.22%) ERwin
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 18 (21.95%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
3 4 (4.88%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (42.68%) Developer
2 20 (24.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Analyst
4 12 (14.63%) Project Manager
5 10 (12.20%) Consultant
6 9 (10.98%) SAS Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Business Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Data Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) SAS Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Programme Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Manager
10 3 (3.66%) Architect
10 3 (3.66%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.66%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (3.66%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) Web Services
1 3 (3.66%) HTML
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.44%) WinForms
3 1 (1.22%) Django
3 1 (1.22%) RESTful
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.66%) Social Media
3 3 (3.66%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) DTV
5 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) CESG
5 1 (1.22%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.22%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) Dimensional Modelling
2 15 (18.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 8 (9.76%) ETL
3 8 (9.76%) Migration
3 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
5 6 (7.32%) Analytics
6 5 (6.10%) Change Control
6 5 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.10%) Data Management
6 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.10%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.66%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.66%) Investment Management
7 3 (3.66%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.66%) CRM
7 3 (3.66%) Project Management
7 3 (3.66%) Data Security
7 3 (3.66%) Information Management
7 3 (3.66%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (46.34%) SQL
2 20 (24.39%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.44%) C#
3 2 (2.44%) Java
3 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.44%) VBA
4 1 (1.22%) Python
4 1 (1.22%) ABAP
4 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.22%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) MCITP
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) GPG13
Vendors
1 37 (45.12%) Oracle
2 23 (28.05%) Business Objects
2 23 (28.05%) SAP
3 15 (18.29%) Informatica
4 13 (15.85%) Tableau
5 11 (13.41%) Teradata
6 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.88%) Cognos
7 3 (3.66%) Sybase
8 2 (2.44%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.44%) Netezza
9 1 (1.22%) BI-SAM
9 1 (1.22%) Twitter
9 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.22%) Linedata
9 1 (1.22%) IBM
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago