The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 83 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 10 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 1.10% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.58% 5.54% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Average daily rate £375 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.87%
BusinessObjects
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
279 271 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.66% 19.94% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 158 88
Average daily rate £375 £380 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle
4 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (55.56%) Finance
6 8 (44.44%) SAS
6 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
7 7 (38.89%) SAP Data Services
8 6 (33.33%) Tableau
8 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 6 (33.33%) SAS EBI
8 6 (33.33%) SAP
9 5 (27.78%) ETL
10 4 (22.22%) Java
10 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
11 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
11 3 (16.67%) Banking
11 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
11 3 (16.67%) Informatica
12 2 (11.11%) MS Access
12 2 (11.11%) VBA
12 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (5.56%) Human Resource Management
13 1 (5.56%) GIS
13 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (38.89%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (33.33%) SAS EBI
4 2 (11.11%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) BODI
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (5.56%) GIS
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) ETL Developer
3 2 (11.11%) SAP BI Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Data Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mart Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Report Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 6 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (27.78%) ETL
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Human Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) VBA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) SAP
2 6 (33.33%) Tableau
3 3 (16.67%) Informatica
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