Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Intelligence (BI)
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +28
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 4.48% 4.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 5.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Aberdeen median daily rate £425 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.79% - -
Scotland median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £12.50 - -

Business Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 105 75 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 78.36% 79.79% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 22
Aberdeen median daily rate £368 £306 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -30.99% +28.62%
10th Percentile £133 £150 £217
90th Percentile £475 £379 £550
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 6 6
Aberdeen median hourly rate £38.01 £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.14% -63.75% +128.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.63 £24.50
90th Percentile £49.63 £41.13 £44.88
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Aberdeen

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Intelligence in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Aberdeen

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Report Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Report Writer
2 2 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SSRS Report Writer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Fraud Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle