The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 49 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 91 72 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.27% 2.91% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 4.16% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 29
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +84.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-45.94% -
Business Intelligence
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2099 1729 1779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.50% 69.97% 67.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1129 855 880
Average daily rate £379 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 77
Average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +44.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Business Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Business Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Business Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 40 £388 +10.71% 18
Glasgow -8 36 £360 +22.55% 19
Aberdeen +2 2 £275 -21.42% 2
West Lothian - 2 £420 -
Stirling - - - -
Fife - - - -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 75 (42.37%) Finance
2 63 (35.59%) Oracle
3 58 (32.77%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (24.86%) SQL
5 38 (21.47%) Cognos
6 36 (20.34%) ETL
6 36 (20.34%) Business Objects
7 29 (16.38%) SQL Server
8 27 (15.25%) Banking
8 27 (15.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (15.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 26 (14.69%) Kimball Methodology
10 23 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (11.30%) Cognos Report Studio
12 20 (11.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 19 (10.73%) Project Management
14 18 (10.17%) Cognos Transformer
14 18 (10.17%) Relational Database
15 16 (9.04%) Microsoft
15 16 (9.04%) Dimensional Modelling
16 15 (8.47%) SAS
17 14 (7.91%) Data Modelling
17 14 (7.91%) QlikView
17 14 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (7.34%) .NET
18 13 (7.34%) SAP
18 13 (7.34%) PRINCE2
19 12 (6.78%) VBA
19 12 (6.78%) Migration

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (8.47%) SAS
2 11 (6.21%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.56%) FileNet
4 1 (0.56%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.13%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (15.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (5.65%) Cognos TM1
3 8 (4.52%) Cognos Controller
4 3 (1.69%) SAP HR
4 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (3.39%) Reverse Proxy
1 6 (3.39%) Internet
1 6 (3.39%) Firewall
2 4 (2.26%) Network Security
2 4 (2.26%) FTP
3 2 (1.13%) Intranet
4 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (32.77%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (16.38%) SQL Server
3 27 (15.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (11.30%) Cognos Report Studio
5 20 (11.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 18 (10.17%) Cognos Transformer
6 18 (10.17%) Relational Database
7 14 (7.91%) QlikView
8 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (5.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 10 (5.65%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (5.65%) Oracle Database
10 9 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (4.52%) OLAP
11 8 (4.52%) SAP Data Services
12 7 (3.95%) Star Schema
12 7 (3.95%) RDBMS
13 6 (3.39%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Selenium
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.56%) Toad
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 75 (42.37%) Finance
2 27 (15.25%) Banking
3 6 (3.39%) Retail
4 4 (2.26%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (45.76%) Developer
2 34 (19.21%) Analyst
2 34 (19.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 25 (14.12%) Cognos Developer
4 23 (12.99%) Consultant
5 18 (10.17%) Project Manager
6 11 (6.21%) Business Analyst
7 9 (5.08%) Cognos BI Developer
7 9 (5.08%) Architect
8 8 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (4.52%) Test Analyst
9 7 (3.95%) SAS Developer
10 6 (3.39%) Data Analyst
10 6 (3.39%) CLAS Consultant
11 5 (2.82%) QlikView Developer
11 5 (2.82%) Data Architect
11 5 (2.82%) Programmer
11 5 (2.82%) Business Developer
11 5 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 5 (2.82%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.34%) .NET
2 9 (5.08%) Web Services
3 7 (3.95%) XML
4 4 (2.26%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.69%) HTML
5 3 (1.69%) JSON
6 2 (1.13%) MDX
6 2 (1.13%) Java EE
6 2 (1.13%) jQuery
6 2 (1.13%) Drools
6 2 (1.13%) XML Schema
6 2 (1.13%) CSS
6 2 (1.13%) SOAP
7 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.56%) RESTful
7 1 (0.56%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.56%) REST
7 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (0.56%) HTML5
7 1 (0.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.26%) CESG
3 4 (2.26%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (2.26%) Data Extraction
3 4 (2.26%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.13%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.13%) GIS
4 2 (1.13%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.13%) Open Source
5 1 (0.56%) User Experience
5 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.56%) NHS
5 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.56%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.39%) UNIX
2 2 (1.13%) Windows
2 2 (1.13%) Solaris
3 1 (0.56%) Linux
3 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.34%) ETL
2 26 (14.69%) Kimball Methodology
3 21 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (10.73%) Project Management
5 16 (9.04%) Dimensional Modelling
6 14 (7.91%) Data Modelling
6 14 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (7.34%) PRINCE2
8 12 (6.78%) Migration
9 11 (6.21%) Workflow
10 9 (5.08%) Analytics
10 9 (5.08%) Change Management
10 9 (5.08%) Data Management
11 8 (4.52%) Business Analysis
12 6 (3.39%) Data Analysis
12 6 (3.39%) Asset Management
12 6 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (2.82%) Protective Monitoring
13 5 (2.82%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 44 (24.86%) SQL
2 12 (6.78%) VBA
3 11 (6.21%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.82%) ABAP
4 5 (2.82%) C#
4 5 (2.82%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.26%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.26%) VB
5 4 (2.26%) Java
6 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.56%) R
7 1 (0.56%) Perl
7 1 (0.56%) Python
7 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (2.82%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.26%) ISEB
4 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) GPG13
2 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.13%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 63 (35.59%) Oracle
2 38 (21.47%) Cognos
3 36 (20.34%) Business Objects
4 16 (9.04%) Microsoft
5 13 (7.34%) SAP
6 12 (6.78%) Tableau
7 9 (5.08%) IBM
8 7 (3.95%) Informatica
9 6 (3.39%) BI-SAM
10 4 (2.26%) Teradata
10 4 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.69%) Linedata
11 3 (1.69%) Ab Initio
12 2 (1.13%) JBoss
13 1 (0.56%) Nintex
13 1 (0.56%) Perforce
13 1 (0.56%) StatPro
13 1 (0.56%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.56%) Veritas
13 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
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