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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 86 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 8 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.58% 0.85% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.09% 4.24% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Median daily rate £331 £323 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% -12.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £251 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £354 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.83 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-42.97% +28.57%
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
259 283 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.66% 20.13% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 160 130
Median daily rate £375 £360 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 31 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 16 (88.89%) SQL
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 14 (77.78%) SAS
3 11 (61.11%) Oracle
4 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (44.44%) Banking
6 6 (33.33%) Credit Risk
6 6 (33.33%) SAS EBI
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
8 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (22.22%) Java
9 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
9 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
10 2 (11.11%) MS Access
10 2 (11.11%) VB
10 2 (11.11%) VBA
11 1 (5.56%) ETL
11 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
11 1 (5.56%) ITIL
11 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (5.56%) Human Resource Management
11 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
11 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE

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 14 (77.78%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (33.33%) SAS EBI
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
4 2 (11.11%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Human Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) VBA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle