Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 April 2018 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 > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 45 63
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 89 70 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.17% 3.80% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 4.40% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 45 47
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £339 £285
90th Percentile £569 £675 £600
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £73.25 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £17.39 £49.41
% change year-on-year +101.27% -64.80% +70.38%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,450 1,592 2,451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.19% 86.43% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,476 992 1,318
Edinburgh median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £564
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 14
Edinburgh median hourly rate £28.00 £16.93 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.39% -25.58% -28.35%
10th Percentile £14.59 £13.11 £14.13
90th Percentile £119.33 £46.85 £42.43
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £17.39 £33.71
% change year-on-year +20.76% -48.41% +27.81%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Intelligence in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 38 (42.70%) SQL
2 35 (39.33%) Finance
2 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (35.96%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (34.83%) ETL
5 26 (29.21%) Data Modelling
6 21 (23.60%) Banking
7 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
8 19 (21.35%) Power BI
9 18 (20.22%) Relational Database
10 16 (17.98%) Data Architecture
10 16 (17.98%) RDBMS
11 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
11 15 (16.85%) Data Integration
12 13 (14.61%) Waterfall
12 13 (14.61%) TOGAF
13 12 (13.48%) SAP
13 12 (13.48%) Oracle
13 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (12.36%) Data Analysis
14 11 (12.36%) Information Security
14 11 (12.36%) Visualisation
15 10 (11.24%) Data Visualisation
16 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (10.11%) Migration
16 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (8.99%) SAP BW
17 8 (8.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 8 (8.99%) Data Lake

Business Intelligence
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (3.37%) SAS
2 1 (1.12%) Apache
2 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) SAP BPC
1 2 (2.25%) SAP ERP
1 2 (2.25%) SAP MII
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.12%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (21.35%) Power BI
4 18 (20.22%) Relational Database
5 16 (17.98%) RDBMS
6 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
7 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (8.99%) Data Lake
8 8 (8.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 8 (8.99%) SAP BW
9 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (6.74%) Hadoop
11 5 (5.62%) Big Data
12 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (4.49%) SAP HANA
13 3 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
14 2 (2.25%) Oracle Discoverer
14 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) NWDI
2 1 (1.12%) ERwin
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) JIRA
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (39.33%) Finance
2 21 (23.60%) Banking
3 5 (5.62%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Electronics
4 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (30.34%) Developer
2 20 (22.47%) Architect
3 16 (17.98%) Analyst
4 15 (16.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (14.61%) Data Architect
6 12 (13.48%) Business Analyst
6 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 11 (12.36%) Power BI Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 7 (7.87%) SQL Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Consultant
10 6 (6.74%) Project Manager
10 6 (6.74%) Technical Architect
11 5 (5.62%) SSIS Developer
12 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 3 (3.37%) ETL Architect
13 3 (3.37%) ETL Developer
13 3 (3.37%) SAP Manager
13 3 (3.37%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) .NET
1 4 (4.49%) Redux
2 2 (2.25%) CSS
2 2 (2.25%) HTML
2 2 (2.25%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Axis
3 1 (1.12%) Apache CXF
3 1 (1.12%) Java EE
3 1 (1.12%) JAX-WS
3 1 (1.12%) jQuery
3 1 (1.12%) JSP
3 1 (1.12%) Kafka
3 1 (1.12%) LESS
3 1 (1.12%) MDX
3 1 (1.12%) Servlets
3 1 (1.12%) SOAP
3 1 (1.12%) Spring
3 1 (1.12%) Struts
3 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.62%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.49%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.25%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.25%) FMCG
3 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) Fintech
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Linux
1 2 (2.25%) Windows
1 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.83%) ETL
3 26 (29.21%) Data Modelling
4 16 (17.98%) Data Architecture
5 15 (16.85%) Data Integration
6 13 (14.61%) TOGAF
6 13 (14.61%) Waterfall
7 11 (12.36%) Data Analysis
7 11 (12.36%) Information Security
7 11 (12.36%) Visualisation
8 10 (11.24%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (10.11%) Migration
9 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (7.87%) Analytics
11 7 (7.87%) Business Analysis
12 6 (6.74%) ERP
13 4 (4.49%) Master Data Management
13 4 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (4.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) SQL
2 7 (7.87%) PL/SQL
2 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.37%) Java
4 2 (2.25%) C#
4 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (2.25%) Degree
1 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
1 2 (2.25%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (1.12%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.37%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.37%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) COBIT
3 1 (1.12%) FATCA
3 1 (1.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Docker
1 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) Oracle
2 12 (13.48%) SAP
3 6 (6.74%) Teradata
4 5 (5.62%) Tableau
5 2 (2.25%) Informatica
5 2 (2.25%) Northgate
5 2 (2.25%) Sybase
6 1 (1.12%) Cognos
6 1 (1.12%) IBM
6 1 (1.12%) MicroStrategy