The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 63 66 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 17 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.33% 0.94% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 4.18% 2.75% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.05 £16.25 £26.21
% change year-on-year
+115.69% -38.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
407 400 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.85% 34.31% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 180 112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £299 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 15
Average hourly rate £15.77 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.23% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.95 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Edinburgh region.

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 21 (70.00%) Oracle
1 21 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (63.33%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 12 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 12 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 12 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (36.67%) Tableau
5 11 (36.67%) SAP
5 11 (36.67%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 10 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 10 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
9 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (10.00%) BODI
10 3 (10.00%) ETL
10 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (6.67%) VoIP
11 2 (6.67%) Windows
11 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (6.67%) Migration
11 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.67%) Data Mart
11 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
11 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
12 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.33%) SAS
1 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 12 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
3 11 (36.67%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (10.00%) BODI
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.67%) Data Mart
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
7 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Project Manager
3 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Business Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.67%) ETL Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Business Objects Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 10 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Workflow
5 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Oracle
2 11 (36.67%) Tableau
2 11 (36.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
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