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 3 September 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 83 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 1.00% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.61% 5.19% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £345 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £431 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.20 £30.03 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-49.39% +71.57%
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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
230 231 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.67% 19.27% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 124 79
Average daily rate £395 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -63.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

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
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 3 September 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle
4 10 (58.82%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) SAS
6 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (35.29%) ETL
6 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
6 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 6 (35.29%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (29.41%) Tableau
7 5 (29.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (29.41%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (29.41%) Banking
7 5 (29.41%) SAP
8 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (23.53%) Credit Risk
9 2 (11.76%) Informatica
9 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
9 2 (11.76%) Cognos
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
9 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
10 1 (5.88%) FINREP
10 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (5.88%) BODI
10 1 (5.88%) Retail
10 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
10 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.88%) MS Access

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) BODI
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) ETL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ETL
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 5 (29.41%) Tableau
3 2 (11.76%) Informatica
3 2 (11.76%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago