The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects XI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 132 131 103
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -28
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 4 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.14% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.65% 0.75% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
Average daily rate
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£356 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 - £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
611 535 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.09% 19.27% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 266 251
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £14.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £11.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £101.75 £27.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

BusinessObjects XI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

BusinessObjects XI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

BusinessObjects XI
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BusinessObjects XI Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

BusinessObjects XI
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +2 2 £400 -
Edinburgh -6 1 - -
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UK

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) BODI
5 3 (27.27%) QlikView
5 3 (27.27%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) SAP XI
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) SAS
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) Metadata Management
6 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
7 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) BODI
3 3 (27.27%) QlikView
4 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
5 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) MI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Metadata Management
4 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Cognos
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata