Period
to 20 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 110 134
Rank change year-on-year -9 +24 -
Contract jobs citing Power BI 15 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.098% 0.070%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.08% 0.51% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +28.79% -
10th Percentile £463 £413 £315
90th Percentile £575 £438 £345
Scotland median daily rate £390 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +20.00% -1.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £111.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £111.50 £17.39 -
% change year-on-year +541.17% - -

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 487 389 608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.79% 19.07% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 221 354
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.42% +5.73%
10th Percentile £310 £270 £272
90th Percentile £528 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £111.50 £47.23 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.08% +214.87% -68.42%
10th Percentile £111.25 £42.16 £10.50
90th Percentile £111.75 £52.17 £38.10
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £33.10
% change year-on-year -62.55% +31.08% -22.11%

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

Power BI
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

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (46.67%) Data Lake
4 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (40.00%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) Teradata
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (20.00%) Private Cloud
7 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
8 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (6.67%) Change Management
9 1 (6.67%) Firewall
9 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
9 1 (6.67%) ETL

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Data Lake
2 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Power BI Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Finance Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) R
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (6.67%) SAP