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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 48 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 82 81 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.96% 3.28% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 4.58% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 49
Average daily rate
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£350 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £315 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.22 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -46.66%
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
2147 1770 1433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 77.59% 71.75% 69.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1204 895 749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.93 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.43% -52.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.22 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £180.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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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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 +2 41 £360 -17.71% 11
Glasgow +7 35 £333 -5.00% 10
Stirling -12 1 - -
Fife - - - - 2
Renfrewshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 87 (46.77%) SQL
2 74 (39.78%) Oracle
3 65 (34.95%) Data Warehouse
4 58 (31.18%) Finance
5 45 (24.19%) ETL
6 40 (21.51%) SQL Server
7 38 (20.43%) Business Objects
8 37 (19.89%) PL/SQL
9 34 (18.28%) Microsoft
10 32 (17.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 32 (17.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 29 (15.59%) SAP
12 28 (15.05%) SAS
13 26 (13.98%) Banking
14 24 (12.90%) Data Modelling
14 24 (12.90%) Informatica
15 23 (12.37%) QlikView
16 21 (11.29%) Analytics
17 20 (10.75%) SAP Data Services
17 20 (10.75%) Migration
17 20 (10.75%) BusinessObjects
17 20 (10.75%) Dimensional Modelling
18 19 (10.22%) Cognos
19 17 (9.14%) Oracle Reports
19 17 (9.14%) Tableau
20 16 (8.60%) Kimball Methodology
20 16 (8.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
21 15 (8.06%) SharePoint
21 15 (8.06%) Test Scripting
21 15 (8.06%) Teradata

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 28 (15.05%) SAS
2 15 (8.06%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.15%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.08%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.08%) IIS
8 1 (0.54%) JBoss
8 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.15%) MS Office
2 3 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.61%) SPSS
3 2 (1.08%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (7.53%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (7.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (3.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.54%) SunGard APT
5 1 (0.54%) Investran
5 1 (0.54%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.54%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.54%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.54%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.54%) PORTIA
5 1 (0.54%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.69%) SAN
2 4 (2.15%) Intranet
3 3 (1.61%) Extranet
4 1 (0.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (34.95%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (21.51%) SQL Server
3 32 (17.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (17.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (12.37%) QlikView
5 20 (10.75%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (10.75%) SAP Data Services
6 17 (9.14%) Oracle Reports
7 16 (8.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 14 (7.53%) Oracle Database
9 12 (6.45%) Big Data
9 12 (6.45%) OLAP
10 11 (5.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 10 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (5.38%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (4.84%) BusinessObjects XI
13 8 (4.30%) SAP BI
14 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (3.76%) Oracle OLAP
14 7 (3.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.08%) JProfiler
2 2 (1.08%) JMeter
2 2 (1.08%) VisualVM
3 1 (0.54%) Bower
3 1 (0.54%) Maven
3 1 (0.54%) JUnit
3 1 (0.54%) Hudson
3 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.54%) Grunt
3 1 (0.54%) Toad
3 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.54%) ERwin
General
1 58 (31.18%) Finance
2 26 (13.98%) Banking
3 4 (2.15%) Retail
3 4 (2.15%) Marketing
4 3 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.08%) Advertising
5 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (48.39%) Developer
2 40 (21.51%) Analyst
3 34 (18.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 21 (11.29%) Consultant
5 14 (7.53%) QlikView Developer
6 12 (6.45%) Data Analyst
7 11 (5.91%) DBA
7 11 (5.91%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 10 (5.38%) SAS Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Oracle Consultant
9 8 (4.30%) Architect
9 8 (4.30%) Business Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Designer
10 7 (3.76%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.76%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.23%) Data Architect
11 6 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
11 6 (3.23%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.99%) HTML
1 13 (6.99%) .NET
2 8 (4.30%) CSS
2 8 (4.30%) jQuery
3 6 (3.23%) XML
3 6 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.69%) Oracle Streams
5 4 (2.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (2.15%) HTML5
6 3 (1.61%) CSS3
6 3 (1.61%) Web Services
6 3 (1.61%) JSP
6 3 (1.61%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.08%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.08%) WinForms
7 2 (1.08%) Servlets
7 2 (1.08%) REST
8 1 (0.54%) JAX-RS
8 1 (0.54%) Sass
8 1 (0.54%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.84%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.61%) Social Media
3 3 (1.61%) Reference Data
3 3 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (0.54%) DTV
4 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.54%) Clustering
4 1 (0.54%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.54%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.69%) Windows
1 5 (2.69%) Solaris
2 2 (1.08%) Linux
2 2 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.19%) ETL
2 24 (12.90%) Data Modelling
3 21 (11.29%) Analytics
4 20 (10.75%) Dimensional Modelling
4 20 (10.75%) Migration
5 16 (8.60%) Kimball Methodology
6 15 (8.06%) Test Scripting
7 13 (6.99%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (6.99%) Workflow
8 12 (6.45%) ERP
8 12 (6.45%) Data Migration
9 11 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (4.84%) Project Management
11 8 (4.30%) Data Management
11 8 (4.30%) Change Control
12 7 (3.76%) CRM
13 6 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (2.69%) Business Analysis
14 5 (2.69%) PRINCE2
14 5 (2.69%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (46.77%) SQL
2 37 (19.89%) PL/SQL
3 12 (6.45%) C#
4 11 (5.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.76%) Java
7 6 (3.23%) VB
7 6 (3.23%) VBA
8 3 (1.61%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.61%) ABAP
8 3 (1.61%) C
9 1 (0.54%) XQuery
9 1 (0.54%) XPath
9 1 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (2.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.15%) Degree
3 3 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.54%) MCITP
5 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.54%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.54%) ISEB
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.61%) SLA
1 3 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.69%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 74 (39.78%) Oracle
2 38 (20.43%) Business Objects
3 34 (18.28%) Microsoft
4 29 (15.59%) SAP
5 24 (12.90%) Informatica
6 19 (10.22%) Cognos
7 17 (9.14%) Tableau
8 15 (8.06%) Teradata
9 6 (3.23%) Sybase
10 5 (2.69%) Veritas
11 4 (2.15%) IBM
11 4 (2.15%) Ab Initio
11 4 (2.15%) Netezza
12 2 (1.08%) Twitter
13 1 (0.54%) BI-SAM
13 1 (0.54%) Yardi
13 1 (0.54%) SimCorp
13 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.54%) Charles River
13 1 (0.54%) MicroStrategy
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