Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 124 112
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 -
Contract jobs citing Power BI 18 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.52% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.40% 2.94% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £438 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +28.79% -
10th Percentile £283 £316 £315
90th Percentile £615 £463 £448
Scotland median daily rate £375 £351 £400
% change year-on-year +6.76% -12.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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 529 511 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.55% 17.58% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 272 220
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +10.34% -9.38%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £261
90th Percentile £556 £509 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 - £52.00
10th Percentile £18.40 - £44.25
90th Percentile £34.00 - £52.03
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% -1.18% +70.00%

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

Power BI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Power BI in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 14 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (16.67%) Data Lake
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (16.67%) F5
7 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (16.67%) DevOps
7 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
7 3 (16.67%) Kanban
7 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 3 (16.67%) Database Tuning
7 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (16.67%) SSL
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 3 (16.67%) Charles River
7 3 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
7 3 (16.67%) LDAP

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 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon QuickSight
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Power BI Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Charles River Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Products Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Report Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) LDAP
1 3 (16.67%) XML
1 3 (16.67%) XML Messaging
2 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Kanban
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Statistics
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Charles River
2 3 (16.67%) F5
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Teradata
3 1 (5.56%) Dynatrace
3 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.56%) Minitab
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau