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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 72 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 55 85 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.43% 2.62% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 3.20% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 49 41
Median daily rate £350 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £385
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £17.74 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+132.52% -11.30%
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
1868 2653 2189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.65% 81.71% 79.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 1381 1121
Median daily rate £356 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 60 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +25.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 27 £383 +0.65% 4
Glasgow -9 15 £344 -1.78% 1
South Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Aberdeen - 2 £330 -
Stirling - 2 £475 - 2
Inverclyde - 2 - -
South Ayrshire - 2 £400 -
Falkirk - 1 £350 -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 52 (44.07%) Finance
2 46 (38.98%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (30.51%) SQL
4 35 (29.66%) SQL Server
5 29 (24.58%) Project Management
6 28 (23.73%) Oracle
7 26 (22.03%) Risk Management
8 24 (20.34%) Programme Management
8 24 (20.34%) ETL
9 23 (19.49%) SharePoint
9 23 (19.49%) Extranet
9 23 (19.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (19.49%) Coaching
10 22 (18.64%) Relational Database
10 22 (18.64%) Analytics
11 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
12 17 (14.41%) Data Modelling
13 16 (13.56%) RDBMS
13 16 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (12.71%) Business Analysis
14 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
14 15 (12.71%) MS Excel
15 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (11.02%) Data Integration
16 11 (9.32%) Big Data
16 11 (9.32%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (9.32%) Oracle Database
16 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (8.47%) Mentoring
17 10 (8.47%) HTML

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 23 (19.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.54%) SAS
3 2 (1.69%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (12.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.78%) MS Office
3 3 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.85%) MS Project
5 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.85%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Office 365
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.69%) IaaS
3 2 (1.69%) PaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.49%) Extranet
2 2 (1.69%) LDAP
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (38.98%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (29.66%) SQL Server
3 23 (19.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (18.64%) Relational Database
5 16 (13.56%) RDBMS
5 16 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (9.32%) Big Data
6 11 (9.32%) Oracle Database
6 11 (9.32%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (8.47%) QlikView
8 9 (7.63%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (6.78%) Hadoop
9 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (4.24%) IBM PureData
11 5 (4.24%) MongoDB
11 5 (4.24%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (4.24%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.54%) gulp
2 3 (2.54%) Jasmine
2 3 (2.54%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (2.54%) Protractor
3 2 (1.69%) PVCS
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 52 (44.07%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Banking
3 5 (4.24%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.69%) Advertising
4 2 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (26.27%) Developer
2 28 (23.73%) Analyst
3 15 (12.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 13 (11.02%) Architect
4 13 (11.02%) Business Analyst
5 10 (8.47%) SQL Developer
6 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 9 (7.63%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.78%) Data Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) SQL BI Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Data Architect
8 7 (5.93%) PMO Specialist
9 6 (5.08%) Big Data Architect
9 6 (5.08%) SSIS Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Business Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Business Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) Data Business Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) QlikView Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.47%) HTML
2 7 (5.93%) CSS
3 5 (4.24%) HTML5
4 4 (3.39%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.39%) XML
5 3 (2.54%) .NET
5 3 (2.54%) CSS3
5 3 (2.54%) Laravel
5 3 (2.54%) SVG
6 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.69%) D3.js
7 1 (0.85%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (0.85%) JMS
7 1 (0.85%) LESS
7 1 (0.85%) Sass
7 1 (0.85%) Web Services
7 1 (0.85%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.85%) XSD
7 1 (0.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Data Integration
2 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.54%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.54%) User Experience
3 3 (2.54%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.69%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) CMDB
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.85%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.24%) Windows
2 4 (3.39%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.69%) Unix
3 2 (1.69%) VMS
4 1 (0.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.58%) Project Management
2 26 (22.03%) Risk Management
3 24 (20.34%) ETL
3 24 (20.34%) Programme Management
4 23 (19.49%) Coaching
5 22 (18.64%) Analytics
6 17 (14.41%) Data Modelling
7 15 (12.71%) Business Analysis
8 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (8.47%) Kimball Methodology
9 10 (8.47%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.63%) Migration
10 9 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.78%) Asset Management
11 8 (6.78%) High Availability
12 7 (5.93%) Logical Data Model
13 6 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (4.24%) Information Security
14 5 (4.24%) MVC
14 5 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.51%) SQL
2 8 (6.78%) T-SQL
3 7 (5.93%) VBA
4 5 (4.24%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.39%) C#
5 4 (3.39%) VB
6 3 (2.54%) Java
6 3 (2.54%) PHP
6 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.69%) C
8 1 (0.85%) Python
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.85%) VBScript
8 1 (0.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.24%) ISEB
4 2 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) APMP
5 1 (0.85%) CBAP
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) Basel III
3 1 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) HDFS
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (23.73%) Oracle
2 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.63%) HP
3 9 (7.63%) MicroStrategy
3 9 (7.63%) Talend
4 8 (6.78%) Cognos
5 7 (5.93%) IBM
6 5 (4.24%) Netezza
7 4 (3.39%) SAP
8 3 (2.54%) Infor
9 2 (1.69%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.69%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.85%) IFS
10 1 (0.85%) Informatica
10 1 (0.85%) Logi Analytics
10 1 (0.85%) Perforce
10 1 (0.85%) Tableau
10 1 (0.85%) Telerik
10 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.85%) Twitter
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