Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 57 86
Rank change year-on-year -8 +29 -37
Contract jobs citing Business Intelligence 85 62 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.80% 2.75% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 3.27% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 34 38
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £498 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.55% +34.92% +1.72%
10th Percentile £313 £330 £301
90th Percentile £575 £675 £525
Scotland median daily rate £418 £450 £345
% change year-on-year -7.22% +30.43% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £111.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £10.41 £17.39 -
% change year-on-year -40.17% - -

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 2,655 1,897 2,419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.36% 84.24% 85.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,549 1,168 1,339
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £293 £260 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.75 £15.86 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.66% +0.28% -26.44%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.23 £11.05
90th Percentile £45.96 £43.39 £43.63
Scotland median hourly rate £17.40 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -36.73% -23.61% +31.05%

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 15 July 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

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 42 (49.41%) Finance
2 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (43.53%) SQL
3 31 (36.47%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (35.29%) ETL
5 24 (28.24%) Data Modelling
6 22 (25.88%) Banking
7 17 (20.00%) Power BI
8 16 (18.82%) Relational Database
9 14 (16.47%) Data Architecture
9 14 (16.47%) RDBMS
9 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
9 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (15.29%) Data Integration
11 12 (14.12%) TOGAF
12 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (12.94%) Information Security
12 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
12 11 (12.94%) SAP
12 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (12.94%) Waterfall
13 10 (11.76%) Oracle
14 9 (10.59%) .NET
14 9 (10.59%) Data Lake
15 8 (9.41%) Analytics
15 8 (9.41%) Migration
15 8 (9.41%) Degree
16 7 (8.24%) Informatica
16 7 (8.24%) Data Analysis

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 4 (4.71%) SAS
2 1 (1.18%) Apache
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.18%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.35%) SaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.18%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Firewall
2 2 (2.35%) Network Security
2 2 (2.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.47%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (20.00%) Power BI
3 16 (18.82%) Relational Database
4 14 (16.47%) RDBMS
4 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
4 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (10.59%) Data Lake
7 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
8 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
8 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (4.71%) SAP BW
10 3 (3.53%) Big Data
10 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (2.35%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (2.35%) SAP HANA
11 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (49.41%) Finance
2 22 (25.88%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.88%) Electronics
4 5 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.88%) Marketing
4 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.53%) Legal
5 3 (3.53%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Architect
3 13 (15.29%) Analyst
4 12 (14.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Data Architect
6 9 (10.59%) Power BI Developer
6 9 (10.59%) SQL Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Business Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.06%) Consultant
8 6 (7.06%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 3 (3.53%) ETL Architect
11 3 (3.53%) React Developer
11 3 (3.53%) SAP Manager
11 3 (3.53%) SSIS Developer
11 3 (3.53%) UI Developer
12 2 (2.35%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) .NET
2 4 (4.71%) Redux
3 3 (3.53%) Spring
4 2 (2.35%) CSS
4 2 (2.35%) HTML
4 2 (2.35%) RESTful
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Axis
5 1 (1.18%) Apache CXF
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.18%) JAX-RPC
5 1 (1.18%) JAX-WS
5 1 (1.18%) jQuery
5 1 (1.18%) JSP
5 1 (1.18%) LESS
5 1 (1.18%) Servlets
5 1 (1.18%) SOAP
5 1 (1.18%) Struts
5 1 (1.18%) Web Services
5 1 (1.18%) XML
5 1 (1.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
2 3 (3.53%) Private Cloud
2 3 (3.53%) User Experience
3 2 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.18%) Fintech
4 1 (1.18%) FMCG
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) NHS
4 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.29%) ETL
3 24 (28.24%) Data Modelling
4 14 (16.47%) Data Architecture
5 13 (15.29%) Data Integration
6 12 (14.12%) TOGAF
7 11 (12.94%) Information Security
7 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.94%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.41%) Analytics
8 8 (9.41%) Migration
9 7 (8.24%) Data Analysis
9 7 (8.24%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (8.24%) Visualisation
10 5 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (5.88%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.71%) Master Data Management
11 4 (4.71%) Scrum
12 3 (3.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) SQL
2 6 (7.06%) Java
2 6 (7.06%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.35%) C#
3 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.35%) R
3 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.18%) Python
4 1 (1.18%) Scala
4 1 (1.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) CITP
3 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.18%) PMP
3 1 (1.18%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.18%) GDPR
3 1 (1.18%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
1 11 (12.94%) SAP
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 7 (8.24%) Informatica
4 6 (7.06%) Talend
5 5 (5.88%) Vermilion
6 4 (4.71%) Tableau
6 4 (4.71%) Teradata
7 2 (2.35%) Cognos
8 1 (1.18%) Adobe
8 1 (1.18%) Google
8 1 (1.18%) MapR
8 1 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.18%) Trillium