The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

BI Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 80 82
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 1 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.73% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.76% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £400 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +113.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £69.07 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 862 1446 1377
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.73% 95.89% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 784 779
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 19
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% +10.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £40.45 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Business Intelligence Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Tableau
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (10.00%) Big Data
7 1 (10.00%) Power BI
7 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
7 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
7 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) MDX

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data
6 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (10.00%) Power BI
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Tableau
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SAP