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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 87 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 7 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.46% 0.62% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.42% 3.18% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Median daily rate £338 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £351 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.46%
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
289 283 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.05% 19.54% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 172 125
Median daily rate £390 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) SAS
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle
5 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (40.00%) Banking
7 6 (40.00%) SAS EBI
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
9 4 (26.67%) Java
10 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
11 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
11 2 (13.33%) VBA
11 2 (13.33%) MS Access
12 1 (6.67%) VB
12 1 (6.67%) ETL
12 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
12 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
12 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
12 1 (6.67%) Human Resource Management
12 1 (6.67%) Test Planning

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (80.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) SAS EBI
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (13.33%) MS Access
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Credit Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Human Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle