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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 73 74 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.71% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 2.27% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £365 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +30.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £30.89
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -51.44%
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Scotland

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
448 397 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.33% 31.11% 35.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 198 102
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £22.75 £32.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.90% -54.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) SQL
1 22 (81.48%) Oracle
2 20 (74.07%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (51.85%) PL/SQL
4 13 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (48.15%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (40.74%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (40.74%) SAP
5 11 (40.74%) Dimensional Modelling
6 10 (37.04%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
7 9 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 8 (29.63%) Finance
8 8 (29.63%) Tableau
9 7 (25.93%) SAS
10 6 (22.22%) Informatica
11 5 (18.52%) BODI
12 4 (14.81%) Banking
13 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (11.11%) SAP XI
13 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 3 (11.11%) ETL
13 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
13 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
14 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
14 2 (7.41%) MS Office
14 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
14 2 (7.41%) SAP BI
14 2 (7.41%) RDBMS

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (25.93%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (48.15%) SAP Data Services
3 11 (40.74%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 9 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (18.52%) BODI
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.41%) SAP BI
7 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.70%) MS Access
8 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Informatica Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SAP BI Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Business Objects Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Data Quality Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (40.74%) Dimensional Modelling
3 10 (37.04%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) SAP
3 8 (29.63%) Tableau
4 6 (22.22%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Sophos
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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