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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 107 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 20 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.16% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.15% 0.67% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £255 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -24.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £407 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +1.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50
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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
634 596 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.98% 23.90% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 285 268
Average daily rate £370 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 20
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +111.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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
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 26 November 2014. 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
Aberdeen +11 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £325 -
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 22 (81.48%) Oracle
2 22 (81.48%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (77.78%) PL/SQL
4 18 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (66.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 18 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
5 16 (59.26%) Kimball Methodology
5 16 (59.26%) Tableau
6 15 (55.56%) Dimensional Modelling
7 7 (25.93%) ETL
8 5 (18.52%) SAP BW
9 4 (14.81%) SAP BI
9 4 (14.81%) SAS
9 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
9 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (11.11%) Data Extraction
10 3 (11.11%) ABAP
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
11 2 (7.41%) Change Management
11 2 (7.41%) SAP XI
11 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (7.41%) SAP IS-U
11 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (7.41%) BODI
11 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (7.41%) MDX

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 4 (14.81%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 18 (66.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (18.52%) SAP BW
3 4 (14.81%) SAP BI
3 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.41%) BODI
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.70%) QlikView
6 1 (3.70%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Business Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Business Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SAP BW Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SAP ISU Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SAP BI Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) ETL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Business Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) SAP Architect
7 1 (3.70%) ETL Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) SAP BW Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) SAP XI
1 2 (7.41%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.70%) Data Conversion
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (59.26%) Kimball Methodology
3 15 (55.56%) Dimensional Modelling
4 7 (25.93%) ETL
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.70%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Master Data Management
7 1 (3.70%) Metadata Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (3.70%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 21 (77.78%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.11%) ABAP
4 1 (3.70%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (81.48%) Oracle
3 16 (59.26%) Tableau
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos