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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 114 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 10 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.62% 0.79% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £210 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -49.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £210 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £210 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
619 508 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.40% 20.37% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 217 232
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 27
Average hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

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 23 September 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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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 - -
Fife - - - -
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 10 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (60.00%) Tableau
4 6 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (60.00%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (40.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) SAP BW
7 2 (20.00%) SAP BI
7 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) ABAP
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
8 1 (10.00%) Publishing
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (10.00%) Metadata Management
8 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (10.00%) Data Conversion
8 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
8 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
8 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
8 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 1 (10.00%) VB

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (60.00%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (30.00%) SAP BW
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BI
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Development Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 6 (60.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Metadata Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) ABAP
4 1 (10.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) Tableau
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft