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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Intelligence (BI)
UK / Scotland
Rank 35 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 75 86 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.50% 3.25% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.44% 4.09% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 55 44
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £256 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £49.41 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +105.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £43.75 £22.17
% change year-on-year
-13.14% +97.36%

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
1378 2103 2102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.71% 79.54% 80.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 1158 1151
Median daily rate £375 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% +40.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.30 £43.95 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +20 36 £400 - 6
Glasgow +1 19 £444 +26.78% 3
Dundee -1 5 £375 +15.38% 1
Stirling +1 2 £431 -23.33%
Aberdeen -14 1 - - 1
Aberdeenshire - 1 £450 -
Inverclyde - 1 £375 -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 71 (52.99%) SQL
2 49 (36.57%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (33.58%) SQL Server
4 34 (25.37%) Oracle
4 34 (25.37%) Finance
5 32 (23.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (20.15%) ETL
6 27 (20.15%) BusinessObjects
7 26 (19.40%) SAP
7 26 (19.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (19.40%) Analytics
8 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (14.18%) Data Modelling
10 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
11 17 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (11.19%) Business Analysis
13 14 (10.45%) QlikView
13 14 (10.45%) Project Management
13 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
13 14 (10.45%) T-SQL
14 13 (9.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (9.70%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (8.96%) Power BI
16 10 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (7.46%) Manufacturing
16 10 (7.46%) Migration
16 10 (7.46%) Sybase
16 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2
16 10 (7.46%) SAP BW
16 10 (7.46%) SAP Basis

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (5.22%) SAS
2 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.22%) MS Office
3 3 (2.24%) MS Project
3 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.46%) SAP BPC
1 10 (7.46%) SAP MII
2 5 (3.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.24%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 2 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.75%) HFM
5 1 (0.75%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.49%) IaaS
2 2 (1.49%) Office 365
2 2 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) ATM
1 2 (1.49%) LDAP
2 1 (0.75%) LAN
2 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (36.57%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (33.58%) SQL Server
3 32 (23.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (20.15%) BusinessObjects
5 26 (19.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (10.45%) QlikView
7 13 (9.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (9.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (8.96%) Power BI
9 10 (7.46%) MaxDB
9 10 (7.46%) SAP BW
10 8 (5.97%) Big Data
11 7 (5.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 7 (5.22%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (5.22%) SAP Data Services
11 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
13 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.46%) NWDI
2 3 (2.24%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.49%) gulp
3 2 (1.49%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (1.49%) Protractor
3 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.75%) Hudson
4 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.75%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Selenium
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (25.37%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.97%) Banking
4 7 (5.22%) Marketing
5 5 (3.73%) Electronics
5 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.99%) Retail
7 3 (2.24%) Law
8 1 (0.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (25.37%) Developer
2 30 (22.39%) Analyst
3 22 (16.42%) Architect
4 16 (11.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 16 (11.94%) Consultant
5 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 9 (6.72%) Administrator
6 9 (6.72%) Business Analyst
6 9 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 9 (6.72%) Project Manager
6 9 (6.72%) SAP Administrator
6 9 (6.72%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 8 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (5.97%) SQL Developer
7 8 (5.97%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) ETL Developer
8 7 (5.22%) Integration Architect
8 7 (5.22%) SQL BI Developer
9 6 (4.48%) Business Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.73%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.46%) SAP Basis
2 7 (5.22%) HTML
3 6 (4.48%) MDX
4 5 (3.73%) CSS
5 4 (2.99%) HTML5
6 2 (1.49%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.49%) CSS3
6 2 (1.49%) Laravel
6 2 (1.49%) SVG
7 1 (0.75%) .NET
7 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.72%) Visualisation
3 8 (5.97%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.24%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.24%) EPoS
5 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) CESG
6 1 (0.75%) CMDB
6 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.75%) Statistics
6 1 (0.75%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.24%) Windows
2 2 (1.49%) VMS
2 2 (1.49%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.75%) Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.15%) ETL
2 26 (19.40%) Analytics
3 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.18%) Data Modelling
5 15 (11.19%) Business Analysis
6 14 (10.45%) Project Management
7 10 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (7.46%) Kimball Methodology
7 10 (7.46%) Migration
7 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.72%) Programme Management
9 8 (5.97%) ERP
10 7 (5.22%) Asset Management
10 7 (5.22%) Data Governance
10 7 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.22%) Test Scripting
11 6 (4.48%) Business Analytics
11 6 (4.48%) Change Management
11 6 (4.48%) Data Architecture
11 6 (4.48%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 71 (52.99%) SQL
2 14 (10.45%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.72%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.22%) VBA
5 4 (2.99%) Java
6 3 (2.24%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.24%) VB
7 2 (1.49%) C
7 2 (1.49%) PHP
7 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (5.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.99%) APMP
2 4 (2.99%) BC Cleared
2 4 (2.99%) Degree
3 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) MCSA
4 2 (1.49%) MCSE
4 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.75%) CBAP
5 1 (0.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.24%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.24%) SLA
2 2 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Basel II
3 1 (0.75%) ISO27005
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (25.37%) Oracle
2 26 (19.40%) SAP
3 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.46%) Sybase
4 10 (7.46%) Tableau
5 8 (5.97%) Cognos
6 5 (3.73%) Informatica
7 4 (2.99%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (2.24%) Infor
8 3 (2.24%) Talend
9 2 (1.49%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.49%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.49%) IBM
10 1 (0.75%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.75%) Capita
10 1 (0.75%) IFS
10 1 (0.75%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.75%) Platfora
10 1 (0.75%) Teradata
10 1 (0.75%) Twitter