The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Aberdeen region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank - 24 24
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 2.70% 1.55%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.72% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
72 106 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 66.06% 57.30% 53.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 45 42
Average daily rate £275 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £147 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £460 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Average hourly rate £38.50 £15.77 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.13% -63.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Business Objects
Scotland

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Objects across the Aberdeen region.

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Business Objects
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Objects also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Objects.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Objects also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Objects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP