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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 35 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 55 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.13% 2.25% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 3.21% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 10
Average daily rate £388 £363 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £316 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £70.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £52.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-23.44% +148.80%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
958 529 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 71.92% 69.97% 67.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 240 406
Average daily rate £396 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 23
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +144.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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 49 (56.32%) Finance
2 39 (44.83%) Oracle
3 36 (41.38%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (25.29%) Cognos
5 21 (24.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 19 (21.84%) SQL
7 18 (20.69%) Kimball Methodology
8 16 (18.39%) Project Management
9 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
10 14 (16.09%) Banking
11 12 (13.79%) Relational Database
12 11 (12.64%) RDBMS
13 10 (11.49%) Business Objects
13 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (10.34%) Data Analysis
14 9 (10.34%) Data Modelling
15 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (9.20%) Migration
16 7 (8.05%) Asset Management
16 7 (8.05%) Investment Management
16 7 (8.05%) Dimensional Modelling
16 7 (8.05%) Data Migration
16 7 (8.05%) ETL
16 7 (8.05%) SAS
16 7 (8.05%) PL/SQL
16 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database
16 7 (8.05%) Information Architecture
17 6 (6.90%) Pentaho
17 6 (6.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 6 (6.90%) SAP

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (8.05%) SAS
2 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.38%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 11 (12.64%) RDBMS
5 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database
7 6 (6.90%) Pentaho
7 6 (6.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 6 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (5.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (5.75%) Star Schema
8 5 (5.75%) OLAP
9 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (3.45%) Data Mart
11 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (2.30%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (2.30%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.60%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.15%) ERwin
General
1 49 (56.32%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (49.43%) Developer
2 21 (24.14%) Analyst
2 21 (24.14%) Cognos Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Architect
4 9 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.34%) Cognos BI Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Consultant
8 4 (4.60%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Business Manager
8 4 (4.60%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) .NET
2 2 (2.30%) XML
3 1 (1.15%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.45%) Mainframe
1 3 (3.45%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.15%) Fixed Income
2 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
2 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.15%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) Kimball Methodology
2 16 (18.39%) Project Management
3 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.34%) Data Analysis
4 9 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 8 (9.20%) Migration
6 7 (8.05%) Asset Management
6 7 (8.05%) Investment Management
6 7 (8.05%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (8.05%) Data Migration
6 7 (8.05%) ETL
6 7 (8.05%) Information Architecture
7 5 (5.75%) Data Architecture
8 4 (4.60%) SOA
8 4 (4.60%) Data Management
9 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (3.45%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.45%) Change Management
10 2 (2.30%) Release Management
10 2 (2.30%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.84%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) PL/SQL
3 5 (5.75%) VBA
4 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.30%) C#
5 2 (2.30%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
1 3 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.15%) FATCA
Vendors
1 39 (44.83%) Oracle
2 22 (25.29%) Cognos
3 10 (11.49%) Business Objects
4 6 (6.90%) SAP
4 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.60%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.45%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.30%) BI-SAM
7 2 (2.30%) Linedata
8 1 (1.15%) Sybase
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