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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 46 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 96 86 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.17% 3.25% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.16% 4.47% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 40 36
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£350 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £40.00 £52.25
% change year-on-year
-28.12% -23.44%
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
2308 1925 1724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.30% 72.83% 71.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1263 1031 896
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 25 23
Average hourly rate £30.50 £27.09 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.60% -32.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £180.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Glasgow +15 54 £335 -10.66% 8
Edinburgh -15 34 £356 -5.00% 9
Highlands - 4 - -
Stirling -6 3 - -
Aberdeen +3 1 - -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 83 (46.89%) SQL
2 67 (37.85%) Finance
3 61 (34.46%) Data Warehouse
4 57 (32.20%) Oracle
5 47 (26.55%) SQL Server
6 38 (21.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (19.77%) ETL
9 34 (19.21%) Business Objects
10 30 (16.95%) Data Modelling
11 28 (15.82%) Microsoft
12 26 (14.69%) PL/SQL
13 24 (13.56%) SAP
13 24 (13.56%) Banking
14 23 (12.99%) Analytics
15 21 (11.86%) SAS
15 21 (11.86%) Informatica
16 20 (11.30%) QlikView
17 18 (10.17%) Dimensional Modelling
18 17 (9.60%) BusinessObjects
19 16 (9.04%) Teradata
19 16 (9.04%) SAP Data Services
20 15 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (8.47%) Cognos
21 14 (7.91%) C#
21 14 (7.91%) Performance Tuning
22 13 (7.34%) SharePoint
22 13 (7.34%) Migration
22 13 (7.34%) Data Analysis
22 13 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (11.86%) SAS
2 13 (7.34%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.13%) IIS
5 2 (1.13%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.26%) MS Office
4 2 (1.13%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.13%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (5.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (3.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.13%) SAP SD
6 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.13%) Maximo
7 1 (0.56%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.56%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.56%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.56%) FRx
7 1 (0.56%) PORTIA
7 1 (0.56%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.56%) SunGard APT
7 1 (0.56%) Investran
7 1 (0.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
1 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.26%) SAN
2 3 (1.69%) Intranet
2 3 (1.69%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (34.46%) Data Warehouse
2 47 (26.55%) SQL Server
3 38 (21.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (11.30%) QlikView
6 17 (9.60%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (9.04%) SAP Data Services
8 13 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (6.78%) Oracle Database
10 11 (6.21%) Big Data
10 11 (6.21%) OLAP
11 9 (5.08%) BusinessObjects XI
11 9 (5.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 9 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (5.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
12 8 (4.52%) NoSQL
12 8 (4.52%) SAP BI
12 8 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (5.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.56%) Toad
2 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.56%) Bower
2 1 (0.56%) Grunt
General
1 67 (37.85%) Finance
2 24 (13.56%) Banking
3 6 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.69%) Retail
5 3 (1.69%) Marketing
6 2 (1.13%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.13%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 84 (47.46%) Developer
2 48 (27.12%) Analyst
3 33 (18.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 18 (10.17%) Data Analyst
5 16 (9.04%) SQL Developer
6 14 (7.91%) DBA
7 13 (7.34%) Business Analyst
8 11 (6.21%) QlikView Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Business Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Consultant
9 9 (5.08%) Designer
10 8 (4.52%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.52%) SharePoint Developer
10 8 (4.52%) SQL DBA
11 7 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (3.95%) Solutions Designer
12 6 (3.39%) Architect
12 6 (3.39%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.39%) Cognos Developer
13 5 (2.82%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.78%) HTML
1 12 (6.78%) .NET
2 10 (5.65%) CSS
3 6 (3.39%) XML
3 6 (3.39%) jQuery
4 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.82%) JSP
4 5 (2.82%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.26%) XSL
5 4 (2.26%) Web Services
5 4 (2.26%) Servlets
5 4 (2.26%) EJB
5 4 (2.26%) DHTML
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle Streams
6 3 (1.69%) SAP XI
6 3 (1.69%) CSS3
6 3 (1.69%) HTML5
7 1 (0.56%) JSF
7 1 (0.56%) Java EE 5
7 1 (0.56%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.65%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.13%) NHS
3 2 (1.13%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.13%) Clustering
4 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.56%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.56%) DTV
4 1 (0.56%) Replication
4 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.39%) UNIX
2 4 (2.26%) Windows
2 4 (2.26%) Solaris
3 2 (1.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.77%) ETL
2 30 (16.95%) Data Modelling
3 23 (12.99%) Analytics
4 18 (10.17%) Dimensional Modelling
5 14 (7.91%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (7.34%) Migration
6 13 (7.34%) Data Analysis
7 12 (6.78%) Test Scripting
8 11 (6.21%) Kimball Methodology
9 10 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.08%) Data Management
10 9 (5.08%) Project Management
11 7 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.95%) Business Analysis
11 7 (3.95%) Data Migration
11 7 (3.95%) CRM
11 7 (3.95%) Logical Data Model
12 6 (3.39%) Change Control
12 6 (3.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 83 (46.89%) SQL
2 26 (14.69%) PL/SQL
3 14 (7.91%) C#
4 11 (6.21%) T-SQL
4 11 (6.21%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.65%) VBA
6 8 (4.52%) Java
7 5 (2.82%) VB
8 4 (2.26%) ABAP
9 3 (1.69%) C
10 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.56%) X++
11 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.82%) Degree
3 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) MCITP
4 1 (0.56%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.52%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.26%) Data Guard
1 4 (2.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 57 (32.20%) Oracle
2 34 (19.21%) Business Objects
3 28 (15.82%) Microsoft
4 24 (13.56%) SAP
5 21 (11.86%) Informatica
6 16 (9.04%) Teradata
7 15 (8.47%) Cognos
8 9 (5.08%) Tableau
9 6 (3.39%) Sybase
10 4 (2.26%) Veritas
11 3 (1.69%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.69%) Netezza
12 2 (1.13%) Twitter
12 2 (1.13%) Actuate
12 2 (1.13%) Pega
13 1 (0.56%) Google
13 1 (0.56%) SimCorp
13 1 (0.56%) Cisco
13 1 (0.56%) IBM
13 1 (0.56%) Murex
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