The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 26 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 33 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.27% 3.86% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 4.75% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 12
Average daily rate £400 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £49.41 £24.00 £12.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.87% +96.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +41.30%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 631 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.64% 81.21% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 388 227
Average daily rate £330 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.60% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Glasgow region.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Glasgow region.

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 38 (66.67%) SQL
2 35 (61.40%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (50.88%) Finance
4 28 (49.12%) ETL
5 25 (43.86%) MicroStrategy
6 19 (33.33%) QA
7 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (28.07%) Data Modelling
9 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (21.05%) Service Delivery
10 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
11 11 (19.30%) PL/SQL
11 11 (19.30%) TOGAF
11 11 (19.30%) Data Analysis
12 10 (17.54%) MS Access
12 10 (17.54%) Star Schema
13 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
14 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
14 8 (14.04%) Oracle
15 7 (12.28%) MS Office
15 7 (12.28%) Unix
15 7 (12.28%) Cognos
15 7 (12.28%) Data Architecture
15 7 (12.28%) Quality Management
16 6 (10.53%) Banking
16 6 (10.53%) Degree
16 6 (10.53%) QlikView
16 6 (10.53%) SOA

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.28%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.51%) Maximo
3 1 (1.75%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (1.75%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (61.40%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (17.54%) MS Access
2 10 (17.54%) Star Schema
3 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.53%) QlikView
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
6 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.26%) Big Data
7 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.51%) BODI
8 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (3.51%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 2 (3.51%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (3.51%) Data Mart
8 2 (3.51%) DataStage
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Toad
2 2 (3.51%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) ERwin
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Architect
3 11 (19.30%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 6 (10.53%) ICT Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Information Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Data Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Data Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (5.26%) QlikView Developer
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Cognos Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.51%) MI Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
1 1 (1.75%) HTML5
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.51%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) iPhone
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Unix
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) ETL
2 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) Data Modelling
4 12 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 11 (19.30%) Data Analysis
5 11 (19.30%) TOGAF
6 9 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (12.28%) Data Architecture
7 7 (12.28%) Quality Management
8 6 (10.53%) Analytics
8 6 (10.53%) ArchiMate
8 6 (10.53%) Data Stewardship
8 6 (10.53%) Scrum
8 6 (10.53%) SOA
9 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) Content Management
9 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.02%) CRM
10 4 (7.02%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.26%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) VBA
4 2 (3.51%) Clojure
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) Perl
4 2 (3.51%) Ruby
4 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.75%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (7.02%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Control-M
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) MicroStrategy
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) Cognos
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Informatica
5 3 (5.26%) Teradata
6 2 (3.51%) IBM
6 2 (3.51%) Perforce
6 2 (3.51%) Trillium
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Netezza
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) Twitter