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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 120 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.19% 0.041%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 0.89% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
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£356 £400 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +11.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £364
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

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
612 562 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.23% 21.26% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 294 275
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £33.75 £18.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -64.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £15.00 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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 -1 4 £275 -
Edinburgh +3 2 £363 -
BusinessObjects XI
UK

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (82.35%) Business Objects
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
4 9 (52.94%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (29.41%) BODI
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
8 4 (23.53%) SAP XI
8 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) SAP
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (17.65%) Informatica
9 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
9 3 (17.65%) ETL
9 3 (17.65%) SAS
9 3 (17.65%) QlikView
9 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
10 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
10 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
10 2 (11.76%) SAP BI

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (17.65%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (35.29%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (29.41%) BODI
4 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (17.65%) QlikView
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) SAP BI
7 1 (5.88%) PowerCenter
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (5.88%) Spotfire
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Business Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) SAP BI Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) MI Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.88%) Metadata Management
4 1 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Business Objects
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) Informatica
5 1 (5.88%) Teradata
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter
5 1 (5.88%) Tableau