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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 130 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% - 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.17% - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £271
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £42.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-57.31% +115.18%
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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
597 530 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.83% 19.46% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 282 269
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £27.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.15% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £19.15 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £36.35 £27.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 29 June 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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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 - 7 £375 -
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 19 (100.00%) SAP
1 19 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 10 (52.63%) ABAP
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (52.63%) SAP HANA
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) NetWeaver
5 6 (31.58%) SAP Basis
5 6 (31.58%) SAP Implementation
5 6 (31.58%) Data Extraction
5 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) SAP BW
7 4 (21.05%) ETL
7 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (15.79%) QlikView
8 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) SAP XI

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 6 (31.58%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
1 10 (52.63%) SAP HANA
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) SAP BW
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (15.79%) QlikView
6 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (10.53%) SAP BI
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (5.26%) BODI
8 1 (5.26%) DataStage
8 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) SAP Developer
5 3 (15.79%) SAP BW Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Objects Developer
6 2 (10.53%) MI Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) MI Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Development Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SAP BI Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) SAP Basis
2 3 (15.79%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Extraction
2 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
3 6 (31.58%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) ETL
4 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Metadata Management
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) ABAP
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Cognos
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft