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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 73 84 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.58% 0.47% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.83% 3.28% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £336 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £408 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £434 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -40.00%
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
212 244 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.52% 14.27% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 144 143
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £301 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £47.25 £32.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.72% +170.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (35.71%) SAS
6 4 (28.57%) QlikView
6 4 (28.57%) Credit Risk
6 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (28.57%) Cognos
6 4 (28.57%) ETL
6 4 (28.57%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) VB
7 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (7.14%) Statistics
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
9 1 (7.14%) SAP
9 1 (7.14%) VBA
9 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center

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 5 (35.71%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) QlikView
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) QlikView Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Credit Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Risk Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) SAP