The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Data Services 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 SAP Data Services over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 66 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 14 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% - 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.07% - 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Average daily rate
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£350 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP Data Services
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
276 185 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.18% 16.44% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 77 79
Average daily rate £380 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.85% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

SAP Data Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SAP Data Services Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SAP Data Services
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Data Services across the Edinburgh region.

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SAP Data Services
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SAP Data Services 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 SAP Data Services.

1 23 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle
3 21 (91.30%) SAP
4 20 (86.96%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (78.26%) Business Objects
6 17 (73.91%) Kimball Methodology
7 16 (69.57%) Dimensional Modelling
7 16 (69.57%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (60.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 13 (56.52%) Tableau
10 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (21.74%) BODI
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (17.39%) Informatica
12 3 (13.04%) SAP XI
13 2 (8.70%) SAP BI
13 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
14 1 (4.35%) ETL
14 1 (4.35%) Toad
14 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
14 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SAP Data Services 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 SAP Data Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (69.57%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (60.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects XI
4 5 (21.74%) BODI
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.70%) SAP BI
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Toad
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Business Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Informatica Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SAP BI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (73.91%) Kimball Methodology
3 16 (69.57%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) ETL
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Oracle
2 21 (91.30%) SAP
3 18 (78.26%) Business Objects
4 13 (56.52%) Tableau
5 4 (17.39%) Informatica