The median contractor rate for a Business Intelligence Developer was £393 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BI Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 100 115 114
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 3 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.17% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.61% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 5
Median daily rate £393 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £350 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £530 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £364
% change year-on-year - +3.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £69.07 -

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 1635 2443 2677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.51% 94.84% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 1340 1473
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 68
Median hourly rate £17.39 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.71% +28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.15 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Scotland

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Scotland

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in Scotland

Business Intelligence Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Scotland

Business Intelligence Developer
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 Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Edinburgh +9 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £310 - 1
Stirling - 1 £475 -
Business Intelligence Developer
UK

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Business Intelligence Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 4 (30.77%) ETL
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (23.08%) Power BI
6 3 (23.08%) Tableau
6 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Informatica
7 2 (15.38%) Cognos
7 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
7 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) MDX
8 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (7.69%) Analytics

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (7.69%) PowerExchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (23.08%) Power BI
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (7.69%) Big Data
6 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) OLAP
6 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) ETL Development
5 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Tableau
2 2 (15.38%) Cognos
2 2 (15.38%) Informatica
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Anaplan
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP