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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 111 107 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 12 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 0.16% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.95% 0.70% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £255 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -33.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £219 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £291 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
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
614 575 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.79% 22.84% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 260 241
Average daily rate £375 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 24
Average hourly rate £17.50 £36.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.38% +118.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £31.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.40 £25.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.50%

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 22 October 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 £325 -
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UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 16 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
3 11 (68.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 10 (62.50%) Tableau
4 10 (62.50%) SAP Data Services
4 10 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (56.25%) Kimball Methodology
5 9 (56.25%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (37.50%) ETL
7 3 (18.75%) SAP BW
7 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (12.50%) MDX
8 2 (12.50%) Change Management
8 2 (12.50%) SAP BI
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 2 (12.50%) ABAP
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (6.25%) MS Access
9 1 (6.25%) Cognos
9 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
9 1 (6.25%) VB
9 1 (6.25%) SQL Server

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
1 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 10 (62.50%) SAP Data Services
2 10 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (18.75%) SAP BW
3 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (12.50%) SAP BI
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (6.25%) MS Access
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) QlikView
5 1 (6.25%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (6.25%) BODI
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Toad
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BI Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BW Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) MDX
2 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Conversion
1 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (56.25%) Kimball Methodology
2 9 (56.25%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (37.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Metadata Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) ABAP
4 1 (6.25%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) Tableau
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Cognos