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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 109 119 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 16 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.52% 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.91% 2.76% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 18
Median daily rate £308 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.86% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £340 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.39 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-2.53% -27.57%
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
550 616 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.56% 18.80% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 329 292
Median daily rate £350 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Median hourly rate £42.00 £24.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.69% +39.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £11.56 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £65.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +9 7 £310 -24.84% 1
Glasgow +5 5 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 £219 -
Stirling - 1 £475 -
East Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) Finance
3 13 (46.43%) Oracle
4 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (28.57%) SAS
7 7 (25.00%) Banking
7 7 (25.00%) Credit Risk
7 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (21.43%) QlikView
9 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Cognos
9 5 (17.86%) ITIL
9 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
10 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
10 4 (14.29%) ETL
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
12 2 (7.14%) Analytics
12 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
12 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
12 2 (7.14%) VB
12 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
12 2 (7.14%) Legal

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 8 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (21.43%) QlikView
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data
6 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) MS Access
6 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Business Objects Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) QlikView Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Business Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (14.29%) ETL
3 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 3 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Release Management
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) RUP
6 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Cognos
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau
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