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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 59 67 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -36
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 17 7 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.41% 0.62% 2.93%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 1.87% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £175 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £446 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -48.14%
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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
441 374 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.60% 33.19% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 147 123
Average daily rate £400 £400 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £281 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 18
Average hourly rate £12.25 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.62 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £32.35 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 September 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 September 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 20 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (67.86%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (57.14%) Oracle
4 12 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2
6 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 8 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 8 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
6 8 (28.57%) Tableau
7 7 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 7 (25.00%) SAP
7 7 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (17.86%) SAS
9 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
9 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (14.29%) VBA
10 3 (10.71%) ETL
10 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
11 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
11 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
11 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (7.14%) Analytics
11 2 (7.14%) BODI
11 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (17.86%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 8 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (7.14%) BODI
5 2 (7.14%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
6 1 (3.57%) SAP BI
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Project Manager
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) MI Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Business Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Business Objects Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) ETL Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Business Objects Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) ETL
6 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
7 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (7.14%) Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (3.57%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Tableau
3 7 (25.00%) SAP
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