The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects 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 over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 113 92 93
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 21 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 1.29% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.50% 6.32% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +57.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £419 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.20 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-28.49% +21.42%
BusinessObjects
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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
600 570 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.02% 20.39% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 287 211
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £40.75 £16.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.28% -53.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

BusinessObjects
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 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 +4 14 £369 +47.50% 5
Edinburgh -23 6 £425 +13.33% 3
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 37 (52.11%) SQL
1 37 (52.11%) Finance
2 29 (40.85%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (38.03%) Oracle
4 24 (33.80%) SAP
5 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
6 22 (30.99%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (26.76%) QlikView
8 15 (21.13%) PL/SQL
8 15 (21.13%) ETL
9 14 (19.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (18.31%) Banking
10 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (15.49%) SAP Data Services
11 11 (15.49%) SAS
11 11 (15.49%) Data Modelling
11 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
12 10 (14.08%) ABAP
12 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (14.08%) SAP HANA
12 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
13 9 (12.68%) Tableau
13 9 (12.68%) Cognos
14 7 (9.86%) Data Extraction
14 7 (9.86%) SDLC
15 6 (8.45%) Dimensional Modelling
15 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (15.49%) SAS
2 6 (8.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Taleo
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.99%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (26.76%) QlikView
4 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (19.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (15.49%) SAP Data Services
7 10 (14.08%) SAP HANA
7 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
7 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (7.04%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (5.63%) SAP BW
10 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
11 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (4.23%) Data Mart
11 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.82%) Toad
2 2 (2.82%) ERwin
3 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (52.11%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Developer
2 26 (36.62%) Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Test Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (7.04%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) MI Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Tester
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) MI Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.23%) SAP BW Developer
9 3 (4.23%) SAP Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) SAP Basis
2 3 (4.23%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.82%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Data Extraction
3 6 (8.45%) Credit Risk
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.23%) Equities
6 2 (2.82%) Data Conversion
6 2 (2.82%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.41%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
1 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.63%) UNIX
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (21.13%) ETL
3 11 (15.49%) Data Modelling
4 7 (9.86%) SDLC
5 6 (8.45%) SAP Implementation
5 6 (8.45%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (7.04%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.63%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.63%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (4.23%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.23%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (4.23%) Project Management
8 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.23%) Metadata Management
8 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.11%) SQL
2 15 (21.13%) PL/SQL
3 10 (14.08%) ABAP
4 6 (8.45%) Java
5 3 (4.23%) VBA
6 2 (2.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.82%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Oracle
2 24 (33.80%) SAP
3 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.68%) Cognos
4 9 (12.68%) Tableau
5 5 (7.04%) Informatica
6 2 (2.82%) Perforce
6 2 (2.82%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) Omniture
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
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