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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 62 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 84 94 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.81% 3.10% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 3.92% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 51 40
Median daily rate £350 £325 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%
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
2476 2401 2027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.81% 79.16% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1299 1101
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 65 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £29.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.67 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -9 31 £350 +7.69% 13
Edinburgh -9 29 £375 +15.38% 17
Renfrewshire - 10 £320 -
Stirling +11 7 £550 -
Fife - 1 £350 - 2
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 85 (50.30%) Finance
2 79 (46.75%) SQL
3 66 (39.05%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (21.89%) ETL
4 37 (21.89%) Oracle
5 30 (17.75%) SQL Server
5 30 (17.75%) Data Modelling
6 28 (16.57%) Relational Database
7 25 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (14.79%) Project Management
8 24 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (13.61%) BusinessObjects
10 22 (13.02%) Microsoft
11 21 (12.43%) RDBMS
12 20 (11.83%) MicroStrategy
13 19 (11.24%) Analytics
14 18 (10.65%) Risk Management
14 18 (10.65%) MS Excel
14 18 (10.65%) Data Analysis
15 17 (10.06%) TOGAF
15 17 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (10.06%) Banking
15 17 (10.06%) Programme Management
15 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
15 17 (10.06%) SharePoint
16 16 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (8.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (8.88%) SAS
17 15 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (8.88%) Extranet

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 17 (10.06%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.88%) SAS
3 2 (1.18%) IIS
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.73%) MS Office
3 3 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) HFM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.88%) Extranet
2 1 (0.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (39.05%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (17.75%) SQL Server
3 28 (16.57%) Relational Database
4 23 (13.61%) BusinessObjects
5 21 (12.43%) RDBMS
6 17 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (8.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (8.28%) MS Access
10 12 (7.10%) Big Data
10 12 (7.10%) Oracle Database
10 12 (7.10%) Star Schema
11 11 (6.51%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (5.33%) BusinessObjects XI
12 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (4.73%) Hadoop
13 8 (4.73%) SAS EBI
14 6 (3.55%) QlikView
15 5 (2.96%) NoSQL
15 5 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.78%) gulp
2 3 (1.78%) Jasmine
2 3 (1.78%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (1.78%) Protractor
2 3 (1.78%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.18%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (1.18%) PVCS
3 2 (1.18%) Subversion
3 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.59%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.59%) Selenium
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 85 (50.30%) Finance
2 17 (10.06%) Banking
3 4 (2.37%) Marketing
4 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.78%) Retail
5 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.59%) Electronics
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (31.95%) Developer
2 41 (24.26%) Analyst
3 23 (13.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 22 (13.02%) Architect
5 15 (8.88%) Business Developer
6 12 (7.10%) Data Architect
6 12 (7.10%) SQL Developer
7 11 (6.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 11 (6.51%) Business Objects Developer
8 10 (5.92%) Data Analyst
8 10 (5.92%) SQL BI Developer
9 9 (5.33%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.33%) Consultant
10 8 (4.73%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.73%) SSAS Developer
11 7 (4.14%) OBIEE Developer
11 7 (4.14%) PMO Specialist
12 6 (3.55%) Data Warehouse Analyst
12 6 (3.55%) Information Analyst
12 6 (3.55%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) .NET
1 5 (2.96%) HTML
2 4 (2.37%) CSS
2 4 (2.37%) HTML5
3 3 (1.78%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.78%) CSS3
3 3 (1.78%) Laravel
3 3 (1.78%) SVG
4 2 (1.18%) XML
5 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.59%) D3.js
5 1 (0.59%) LESS
5 1 (0.59%) PostGIS
5 1 (0.59%) Sass
5 1 (0.59%) Spring
5 1 (0.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.59%) Web Services
5 1 (0.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.51%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.55%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.96%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.37%) User Experience
6 2 (1.18%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.18%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.18%) Statistics
6 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.59%) Clustering
7 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.55%) Unix
2 5 (2.96%) Linux
3 3 (1.78%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.18%) Windows
5 1 (0.59%) AIX
5 1 (0.59%) Fedora
5 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.89%) ETL
2 30 (17.75%) Data Modelling
3 25 (14.79%) Project Management
4 24 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (11.24%) Analytics
6 18 (10.65%) Data Analysis
6 18 (10.65%) Risk Management
7 17 (10.06%) Programme Management
7 17 (10.06%) TOGAF
8 15 (8.88%) Coaching
8 15 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 12 (7.10%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (5.92%) Asset Management
11 10 (5.92%) Data Architecture
11 10 (5.92%) Data Management
11 10 (5.92%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.33%) CRM
12 9 (5.33%) Quality Management
12 9 (5.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 79 (46.75%) SQL
2 14 (8.28%) PL/SQL
3 12 (7.10%) T-SQL
4 11 (6.51%) VBA
5 10 (5.92%) Java
6 5 (2.96%) Python
7 4 (2.37%) C#
7 4 (2.37%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.78%) Clojure
8 3 (1.78%) PHP
8 3 (1.78%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.78%) Ruby
9 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.18%) VB
10 1 (0.59%) R
10 1 (0.59%) Scala
10 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.59%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.96%) ISEB
2 5 (2.96%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.78%) Degree
4 2 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.59%) ACCA
5 1 (0.59%) APMP
5 1 (0.59%) CIMA
5 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.28%) QA
2 12 (7.10%) Data Quality
3 7 (4.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.59%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.59%) HDFS
2 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.59%) Oozie
2 1 (0.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (21.89%) Oracle
2 22 (13.02%) Microsoft
3 20 (11.83%) MicroStrategy
4 12 (7.10%) SAP
5 7 (4.14%) Cognos
6 5 (2.96%) HP
7 4 (2.37%) IBM
8 3 (1.78%) Sybase
8 3 (1.78%) Talend
9 2 (1.18%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.18%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.18%) Tableau
10 1 (0.59%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.59%) InterSystems
10 1 (0.59%) MapR
10 1 (0.59%) Pega
10 1 (0.59%) Percona
10 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.59%) Trillium
10 1 (0.59%) Twitter
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