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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 62 67 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 25 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.72% 0.91% 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 5.91% 2.61% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £505 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.24 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+53.96% -3.05%
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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
423 422 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.09% 34.79% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 219 134
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Average hourly rate £15.77 £17.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.23% +38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.60 £163.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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 35 (83.33%) Oracle
2 30 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (66.67%) SQL
4 24 (57.14%) PL/SQL
5 22 (52.38%) SAP Data Services
6 21 (50.00%) SAP
6 21 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
6 21 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 20 (47.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 19 (45.24%) Tableau
9 18 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
10 11 (26.19%) BusinessObjects XI
11 9 (21.43%) Finance
12 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
13 7 (16.67%) Informatica
14 6 (14.29%) BODI
15 4 (9.52%) ETL
15 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 4 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
16 3 (7.14%) SAP XI
16 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
16 3 (7.14%) SAS
16 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
16 3 (7.14%) SAP BI
16 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
16 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
17 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
17 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (52.38%) SAP Data Services
3 21 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (47.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 11 (26.19%) BusinessObjects XI
6 6 (14.29%) BODI
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 3 (7.14%) SAP BI
9 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
9 1 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Business Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Informatica Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) SAP Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SAP BI Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Business Objects Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.76%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.38%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Business Objects Developer
8 1 (2.38%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 18 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.52%) ETL
6 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.38%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (2.38%) Data Mapping
8 1 (2.38%) Workflow
8 1 (2.38%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 24 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Oracle
2 21 (50.00%) SAP
3 19 (45.24%) Tableau
4 7 (16.67%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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