The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 30 41 19
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 60 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.67% 2.16% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.28% 3.03% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £345 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £435
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 £20.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
956 725 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.45% 71.15% 69.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 353 332
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.10 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Intelligence
Scotland

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 24 July 2014.

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 2014, 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 60 (51.72%) Oracle
2 58 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (45.69%) Finance
4 34 (29.31%) Kimball Methodology
5 33 (28.45%) Cognos
6 32 (27.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 30 (25.86%) Cognos Report Studio
8 29 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 27 (23.28%) Cognos Transformer
10 26 (22.41%) Project Management
11 23 (19.83%) Banking
12 21 (18.10%) ETL
13 20 (17.24%) SQL
13 20 (17.24%) Relational Database
14 19 (16.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (14.66%) Dimensional Modelling
16 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
16 14 (12.07%) Business Objects
17 13 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 11 (9.48%) RDBMS
19 9 (7.76%) SAS
19 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 8 (6.90%) Oracle Database
20 8 (6.90%) Pentaho
20 8 (6.90%) Star Schema
20 8 (6.90%) Oracle Discoverer
20 8 (6.90%) OLAP
20 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
21 7 (6.03%) Workflow
21 7 (6.03%) Migration

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 9 (7.76%) SAS
2 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Project
2 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (27.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) FTP
2 5 (4.31%) Firewall
2 5 (4.31%) Internet
2 5 (4.31%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (4.31%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (25.86%) Cognos Report Studio
3 29 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 27 (23.28%) Cognos Transformer
5 20 (17.24%) Relational Database
6 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
7 13 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (9.48%) RDBMS
9 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (6.90%) Oracle Database
10 8 (6.90%) Pentaho
10 8 (6.90%) Star Schema
10 8 (6.90%) Oracle Discoverer
10 8 (6.90%) OLAP
11 7 (6.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (5.17%) Data Mart
12 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (5.17%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (5.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Selenium
2 1 (0.86%) ERwin
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 53 (45.69%) Finance
2 23 (19.83%) Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Retail
4 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Advertising
5 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (49.14%) Developer
2 33 (28.45%) Cognos Developer
3 24 (20.69%) Analyst
4 22 (18.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 15 (12.93%) Consultant
6 13 (11.21%) Cognos BI Developer
7 11 (9.48%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.90%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.90%) Architect
8 8 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) SAS Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 6 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
10 6 (5.17%) Test Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.31%) Data Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.31%) CLAS Consultant
12 4 (3.45%) Business Developer
12 4 (3.45%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) Web Services
1 6 (5.17%) .NET
2 4 (3.45%) XML
3 3 (2.59%) JSON
4 2 (1.72%) Drools
4 2 (1.72%) Java EE
5 1 (0.86%) Middleware
5 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.86%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.86%) MDX
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.59%) CESG
3 3 (2.59%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (1.72%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.72%) Open Source
4 2 (1.72%) GIS
5 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.86%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) UNIX
2 1 (0.86%) Windows
2 1 (0.86%) AIX
2 1 (0.86%) Solaris
2 1 (0.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) Kimball Methodology
2 26 (22.41%) Project Management
3 21 (18.10%) ETL
4 19 (16.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (14.66%) Dimensional Modelling
6 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.03%) Workflow
7 7 (6.03%) Migration
7 7 (6.03%) Data Modelling
7 7 (6.03%) Data Analysis
7 7 (6.03%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.17%) Change Management
8 6 (5.17%) Data Management
9 5 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.31%) Investment Management
10 4 (3.45%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (3.45%) SOA
10 4 (3.45%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.24%) SQL
2 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
2 6 (5.17%) VBA
3 4 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.72%) Java
5 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.86%) C
5 1 (0.86%) C#
5 1 (0.86%) VB
5 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (6.03%) ISTQB
2 6 (5.17%) ISEB
3 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) GPG13
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 60 (51.72%) Oracle
2 33 (28.45%) Cognos
3 14 (12.07%) Business Objects
4 6 (5.17%) SAP
5 5 (4.31%) BI-SAM
5 5 (4.31%) Tableau
6 4 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.45%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.72%) JBoss
7 2 (1.72%) Linedata
8 1 (0.86%) Informatica
8 1 (0.86%) StatPro
8 1 (0.86%) IBM
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