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 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 76 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 19 48 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.48% 3.03% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 3.70% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 27
Median daily rate £350 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% -7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £250 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £18.68 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+120.82% -7.75%
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
1067 1299 998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.36% 82.01% 78.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 668 579
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.72% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 2016, 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 26 (49.06%) SQL
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 25 (47.17%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (45.28%) SQL Server
4 19 (35.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (33.96%) ETL
6 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
7 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (26.42%) Oracle
9 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
11 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
11 8 (15.09%) Analytics
12 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
12 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (11.32%) Asset Management
13 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
14 5 (9.43%) HTML
15 4 (7.55%) CSS
15 4 (7.55%) Cognos
15 4 (7.55%) Banking
15 4 (7.55%) MVC
15 4 (7.55%) QlikView
15 4 (7.55%) Web Development
15 4 (7.55%) Big Data

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 2 (3.77%) SAS
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) JBoss
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (45.28%) SQL Server
3 19 (35.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
8 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (7.55%) Big Data
9 4 (7.55%) QlikView
10 3 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (5.66%) Power BI
10 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
11 2 (3.77%) MS Access
11 2 (3.77%) MySQL
11 2 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (3.77%) PowerPivot
11 2 (3.77%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.66%) gulp
1 3 (5.66%) Jasmine
1 3 (5.66%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (5.66%) Protractor
1 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (22.64%) SQL Developer
4 11 (20.75%) SQL BI Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) SSAS Developer
6 6 (11.32%) SSIS Developer
6 6 (11.32%) SSRS Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) DBA
7 4 (7.55%) QlikView Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) Data Architect
8 3 (5.66%) ETL Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.66%) T-SQL Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) HTML
2 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
2 4 (7.55%) CSS
3 3 (5.66%) CSS3
3 3 (5.66%) HTML5
3 3 (5.66%) Laravel
3 3 (5.66%) SVG
4 2 (3.77%) .NET
4 2 (3.77%) D3.js
4 2 (3.77%) XML
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.89%) Drools
5 1 (1.89%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (1.89%) LESS
5 1 (1.89%) PostGIS
5 1 (1.89%) Sass
5 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.89%) Web Services
5 1 (1.89%) XSD
5 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Statistics
3 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) ETL
2 8 (15.09%) Analytics
2 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
3 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.32%) Asset Management
3 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.55%) MVC
4 4 (7.55%) Web Development
5 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
5 3 (5.66%) Open Source
6 2 (3.77%) Data Architecture
6 2 (3.77%) Data Governance
6 2 (3.77%) ETL Development
6 2 (3.77%) Front End Development
6 2 (3.77%) High Availability
6 2 (3.77%) Information Management
6 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.77%) Project Management
6 2 (3.77%) SDLC
6 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.66%) PHP
3 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.66%) Python
4 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.77%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.89%) VBA
5 1 (1.89%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) APMP
1 1 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Cognos
4 3 (5.66%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.89%) Sybase
5 1 (1.89%) Telerik
5 1 (1.89%) TIBCO