Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Power BI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Power BI over the 6 months to 20 September 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.

Microsoft Power BI
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 124 126
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Power BI 14 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.81% 1.91% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +28.79% -
10th Percentile £285 £296 £315
90th Percentile £566 £438 £444
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year - +13.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Power BI is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 499 524 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.80% 19.57% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 282 282
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £290 £260
90th Percentile £544 £538 £513
Scotland median daily rate £404 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +4.19% +10.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.50 £43.39 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.28% -8.17% +45.72%
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -62.55% +20.53% +11.03%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Power BI in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power BI in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Power BI 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 Power BI.

1 13 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 6 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (42.86%) Data Lake
5 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) Teradata
6 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
7 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (21.43%) Analytics
8 2 (14.29%) Open Source
8 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
8 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
8 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 1 (7.14%) ETL
9 1 (7.14%) .NET
9 1 (7.14%) Change Management
9 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (7.14%) Firewall
9 1 (7.14%) Java

Power BI
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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Lake
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Power BI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
5 1 (7.14%) Finance Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) ETL
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) R
2 1 (7.14%) Scala
2 1 (7.14%) X++
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Charles River
3 1 (7.14%) Dynatrace
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau