The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Rank 92 123 81
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -42
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 27 10 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 0.35% 1.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.25% 1.63% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 27
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £224 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-51.00% +50.00%
BusinessObjects
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
432 614 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.86% 21.25% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 359 401
Median daily rate £365 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +27 11 £385 -9.41% 1
Glasgow +12 8 £450 +46.93%
Dundee - 4 £388 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £425 -
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 26 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (50.00%) SQL
3 21 (47.73%) Oracle
4 14 (31.82%) ETL
5 13 (29.55%) Finance
6 11 (25.00%) SAP
6 11 (25.00%) QlikView
7 10 (22.73%) Tableau
8 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.91%) Data Management
10 7 (15.91%) Cognos
10 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
11 6 (13.64%) SAP Data Services
11 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
12 5 (11.36%) Dimensional Modelling
12 5 (11.36%) Data Integration
12 5 (11.36%) Data Architecture
12 5 (11.36%) Apache Spark
12 5 (11.36%) Data Structures
12 5 (11.36%) Analytics
12 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
12 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
12 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
13 4 (9.09%) Sybase
13 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
13 4 (9.09%) SAP BW
13 4 (9.09%) Microsoft

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.82%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP BPC
1 4 (9.09%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) QlikView
2 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
4 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (9.09%) Big Data
5 4 (9.09%) MaxDB
5 4 (9.09%) SAP BW
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.55%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) NWDI
2 2 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Business Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Data Architect
4 5 (11.36%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Business Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) QlikView Developer
5 4 (9.09%) SAP Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) SAP Basis Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Data Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Designer
7 2 (4.55%) SAP BI Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.27%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Data Integration
2 5 (11.36%) Data Structures
3 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.55%) Statistics
5 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (31.82%) ETL
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Data Management
5 5 (11.36%) Analytics
5 5 (11.36%) Data Architecture
5 5 (11.36%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) ETL Development
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 3 (6.82%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.55%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (4.55%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.55%) VBA
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) BC Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 11 (25.00%) SAP
3 10 (22.73%) Tableau
4 7 (15.91%) Cognos
5 4 (9.09%) Informatica
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) Sybase
6 2 (4.55%) Talend
7 1 (2.27%) MicroStrategy