The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

BI Analyst
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 143 129
Rank change year-on-year +38 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.36% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Median daily rate £475 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.93% +1.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year -6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year +70.73% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2098 2725 2821
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.62% 92.72% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1170 1521 1444
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 58 83
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.93 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -20.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Scotland

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Scotland

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Scotland

Business Intelligence Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirling - 4 £475 -
Glasgow +8 3 £375 +25.00% 1
Fife - 1 - -
Business Intelligence Analyst
UK

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Business Intelligence Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (55.56%) QlikView
4 5 (55.56%) Informatica
4 5 (55.56%) ETL
5 4 (44.44%) SAS
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (44.44%) SPSS
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) Predictive Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
5 4 (44.44%) R
5 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (44.44%) Data Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) Data Transformation
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (33.33%) Power BI
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (22.22%) Tableau
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (44.44%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (55.56%) QlikView
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) Power BI
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) Big Data
6 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (11.11%) DataStage
6 1 (11.11%) PowerCenter
6 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) ETL
4 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Data Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) Data Transformation
4 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) Predictive Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) R
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Informatica
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
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