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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 83 79 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.36% 0.51% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
277 195 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.49% 15.37% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 99 49
Average daily rate £400 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.85% -80.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
1 14 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
2 13 (92.86%) PL/SQL
2 13 (92.86%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (85.71%) Oracle
4 10 (71.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (64.29%) Dimensional Modelling
5 9 (64.29%) Tableau
5 9 (64.29%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (28.57%) SAP XI
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (21.43%) BODI
8 2 (14.29%) Informatica
8 2 (14.29%) SAP BI
9 1 (7.14%) Migration
9 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 1 (7.14%) ETL
9 1 (7.14%) Toad
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
9 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
2 13 (92.86%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (71.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (21.43%) BODI
6 2 (14.29%) SAP BI
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Informatica Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SAP BI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (64.29%) Dimensional Modelling
2 9 (64.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) Tableau
4 2 (14.29%) Informatica