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 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.

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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 57 39 58
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 8 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 3.74% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 3.01% 7.89% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Average daily rate
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£297 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £224 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.19% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.22 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £17.48 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+24.46% -11.51%
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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
266 279 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.09% 47.37% 45.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 113 206
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.36 £10.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £17.27 £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015, 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 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) ETL
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (42.86%) QlikView
5 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) Tableau
7 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 5 (23.81%) Cognos
8 4 (19.05%) VBA
8 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
9 3 (14.29%) SAP
9 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (9.52%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (9.52%) Informatica
10 2 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (9.52%) NHS
10 2 (9.52%) Oracle

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) SAS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (42.86%) QlikView
3 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
7 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (4.76%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Business Objects Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) MDX
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) NHS
1 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
1 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ETL
2 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Data Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.76%) Campaign Management
6 1 (4.76%) Campaign Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) VBA
3 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Tableau
2 5 (23.81%) Cognos
3 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) Informatica
4 2 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
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