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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 87 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 52 104 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.03% 3.26% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 4.02% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 54 40
Median daily rate £334 £363 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% -6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £18.68 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+127.51% -7.75%
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
2126 2587 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.14% 81.15% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 1301 1149
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 56 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Glasgow -20 21 £300 -15.78% 5
Edinburgh -30 19 £350 -5.08% 10
Renfrewshire -16 7 £220 -
Stirling - 2 £525 -
Inverclyde - 2 - -
South Ayrshire - 2 £400 -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 68 (47.22%) Finance
2 55 (38.19%) Data Warehouse
3 51 (35.42%) SQL
4 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
4 38 (26.39%) ETL
5 30 (20.83%) Oracle
6 28 (19.44%) Project Management
6 28 (19.44%) Relational Database
7 25 (17.36%) Risk Management
7 25 (17.36%) Data Modelling
8 24 (16.67%) RDBMS
8 24 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 24 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 24 (16.67%) Programme Management
9 23 (15.97%) Extranet
9 23 (15.97%) Coaching
10 22 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (12.50%) Analytics
14 17 (11.81%) BusinessObjects
14 17 (11.81%) Security Cleared
15 15 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (10.42%) MS Excel
16 14 (9.72%) Cognos
16 14 (9.72%) Banking
17 13 (9.03%) Data Quality
18 12 (8.33%) Big Data
18 12 (8.33%) Oracle Database
18 12 (8.33%) Business Analysis

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 24 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.08%) SAS
3 2 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (0.69%) JBoss
4 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.17%) MS Office
3 4 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.69%) MS Project
5 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Cognos Controller
2 4 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.69%) HFM
3 1 (0.69%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) Office 365
1 2 (1.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.97%) Extranet
2 1 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (38.19%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
3 28 (19.44%) Relational Database
4 24 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 22 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (11.81%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (8.33%) Big Data
9 12 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 12 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (4.86%) BusinessObjects XI
11 7 (4.86%) Hadoop
11 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (4.17%) DB2
12 6 (4.17%) QlikView
13 5 (3.47%) MS Access
13 5 (3.47%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (3.47%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.08%) gulp
3 3 (2.08%) Jasmine
3 3 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (2.08%) Protractor
3 3 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.39%) PVCS
4 2 (1.39%) Subversion
5 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 68 (47.22%) Finance
2 14 (9.72%) Banking
3 4 (2.78%) Retail
4 3 (2.08%) Advertising
4 3 (2.08%) Marketing
4 3 (2.08%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Electronics
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (31.25%) Developer
2 26 (18.06%) Analyst
3 20 (13.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 19 (13.19%) Architect
5 15 (10.42%) SQL Developer
6 13 (9.03%) Business Analyst
7 11 (7.64%) Business Developer
7 11 (7.64%) Data Architect
7 11 (7.64%) SQL BI Developer
8 9 (6.25%) Data Analyst
9 8 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (4.86%) Business Objects Developer
10 7 (4.86%) Data Business Analyst
10 7 (4.86%) PMO Specialist
11 6 (4.17%) Big Data Architect
11 6 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Analyst
11 6 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.17%) SSIS Developer
11 6 (4.17%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.17%) .NET
1 6 (4.17%) HTML
2 4 (2.78%) AngularJS
2 4 (2.78%) CSS
2 4 (2.78%) HTML5
2 4 (2.78%) XML
3 3 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (2.08%) CSS3
3 3 (2.08%) Laravel
3 3 (2.08%) SVG
4 2 (1.39%) D3.js
5 1 (0.69%) Ajax
5 1 (0.69%) FpML
5 1 (0.69%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (0.69%) jBPM
5 1 (0.69%) JSF
5 1 (0.69%) LESS
5 1 (0.69%) PostGIS
5 1 (0.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (7.64%) Data Integration
2 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.78%) User Experience
4 3 (2.08%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.08%) Statistics
5 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Clustering
6 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.69%) NHS
6 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.47%) Unix
2 4 (2.78%) Linux
3 3 (2.08%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.08%) Windows
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.39%) ETL
2 28 (19.44%) Project Management
3 25 (17.36%) Data Modelling
3 25 (17.36%) Risk Management
4 24 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 23 (15.97%) Coaching
6 19 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (12.50%) Analytics
8 12 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 11 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (7.64%) TOGAF
10 10 (6.94%) Kimball Methodology
11 9 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.56%) Data Architecture
12 8 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (4.86%) Asset Management
13 7 (4.86%) Content Management
13 7 (4.86%) Migration
13 7 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.42%) SQL
2 11 (7.64%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.86%) Java
4 6 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.17%) VBA
5 5 (3.47%) C#
5 5 (3.47%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.08%) Clojure
7 3 (2.08%) PHP
7 3 (2.08%) Python
7 3 (2.08%) Ruby
8 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.69%) VB
9 1 (0.69%) VBScript
9 1 (0.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (11.81%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) ISEB
4 2 (1.39%) Degree
5 1 (0.69%) ACCA
5 1 (0.69%) APMP
5 1 (0.69%) CIMA
5 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.03%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.39%) SLA
4 1 (0.69%) Basel III
4 1 (0.69%) QA
4 1 (0.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) HDFS
1 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (20.83%) Oracle
2 24 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.72%) Cognos
4 10 (6.94%) MicroStrategy
5 9 (6.25%) HP
5 9 (6.25%) IBM
5 9 (6.25%) SAP
6 8 (5.56%) Talend
7 5 (3.47%) Netezza
8 2 (1.39%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.69%) Capita
9 1 (0.69%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (0.69%) Perforce
9 1 (0.69%) Sybase
9 1 (0.69%) Tableau
9 1 (0.69%) Telerik
9 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.69%) Trillium