The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 53 62 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.81% 0.65% 3.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.03% 2.39% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Average daily rate £325 £320 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £312 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £324 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.87%
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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
124 209 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.10% 27.04% 33.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 134 107
Average daily rate £350 £383 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £49.41 £22.50 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.60% +48.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (35.71%) Taleo
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Informatica
6 3 (21.43%) Cognos
7 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 2 (14.29%) QlikView
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Control-M
7 2 (14.29%) Perforce
7 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
7 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
7 2 (14.29%) Sybase
7 2 (14.29%) SAP
7 2 (14.29%) ABAP
7 2 (14.29%) VBA
7 2 (14.29%) Java

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Taleo
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
4 2 (14.29%) QlikView
4 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.14%) MS Access
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.14%) ERwin
2 1 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Development Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) SDLC
2 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) ABAP
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Control-M
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Cognos
2 3 (21.43%) Informatica
3 2 (14.29%) Perforce
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (7.14%) Netezza
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy