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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 122 121 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 10 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.89% 1.19% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessObjects XI
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
528 590 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.72% 21.72% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 345 247
Average daily rate £375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +251.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £22.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £47.50 £16.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stirling - 8 - -
Glasgow - 1 £500 -
BusinessObjects XI
UK

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (73.33%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (66.67%) ETL
4 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
4 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
5 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) BODI
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) Teradata
8 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
8 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (13.33%) Use Case
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) UML
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) Cognos
8 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
8 2 (13.33%) IBM
8 2 (13.33%) Trillium

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
2 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (20.00%) BODI
4 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) DataStage
5 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
6 1 (6.67%) PowerCenter
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Toad
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Business Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Business Objects Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (66.67%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Teradata
2 2 (13.33%) Trillium
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica