The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 52 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 10 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.36% 3.46% 2.79%
As % of the Vendors category 3.60% 7.84% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Average daily rate
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£302 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.22 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.24 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+53.96% -3.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 268 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.93% 44.15% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 124 172
Average daily rate £325 £319 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -39.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.25 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £11.96 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Objects across the Glasgow region.

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Glasgow region.

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Business Objects 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 Business Objects.

1 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) ETL
4 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (37.93%) QlikView
6 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
7 7 (24.14%) Cognos
7 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (24.14%) Tableau
8 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
9 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.24%) VBA
10 3 (10.34%) SAP
10 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.34%) Banking
10 3 (10.34%) NHS
10 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (10.34%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (10.34%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (6.90%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Business Objects 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 Business Objects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (37.93%) QlikView
4 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
5 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (10.34%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (6.90%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (3.45%) Spotfire
9 1 (3.45%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (3.45%) Xcelsius
9 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Data Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Objects Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (6.90%) MI Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) MDX
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.90%) Data Extraction
2 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (48.28%) ETL
3 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Management
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Data Validation
6 1 (3.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) VBA
3 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Cognos
2 7 (24.14%) Tableau
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Informatica
4 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Perforce
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