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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK / Scotland
Rank 87 99 108
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 18 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.03% 1.16% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.20% 5.35% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 12
Median daily rate £350 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £220 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +8.17%

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
346 561 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.89% 21.74% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 309 339
Median daily rate £375 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% -65.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +22 9 £350 -6.66% 1
Glasgow 0 6 £275 -33.33%
Dundee - 2 £375 -
Stirling -2 1 £425 -
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 29 (64.44%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (62.22%) SQL
3 25 (55.56%) Oracle
4 21 (46.67%) SAP
5 14 (31.11%) ETL
6 13 (28.89%) Finance
6 13 (28.89%) Tableau
7 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
7 11 (24.44%) PL/SQL
8 10 (22.22%) Sybase
8 10 (22.22%) SAP BW
8 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (22.22%) SAP Basis
8 10 (22.22%) SAP MII
8 10 (22.22%) SAP BPC
8 10 (22.22%) NWDI
8 10 (22.22%) MaxDB
9 8 (17.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 7 (15.56%) QlikView
10 7 (15.56%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.56%) Data Management
11 6 (13.33%) Migration
11 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (11.11%) Apache Spark
12 5 (11.11%) Analytics
12 5 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
12 5 (11.11%) MS Excel

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 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) SAP BPC
1 10 (22.22%) SAP MII
2 1 (2.22%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) MaxDB
2 10 (22.22%) SAP BW
3 8 (17.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 7 (15.56%) QlikView
4 7 (15.56%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (11.11%) Big Data
6 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
7 4 (8.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (4.44%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (4.44%) Pentaho
10 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) NWDI
2 2 (4.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) SAP Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Business Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Data Architect
7 4 (8.89%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Business Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Data Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (6.67%) SAP BI Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) SAP Data Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) D3.js
2 1 (2.22%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (31.11%) ETL
3 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.56%) Data Management
5 6 (13.33%) Migration
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (11.11%) Analytics
6 5 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 5 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
7 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.89%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) ETL Development
8 3 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.44%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.44%) VBA
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) BC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Oracle
2 21 (46.67%) SAP
3 13 (28.89%) Tableau
4 10 (22.22%) Sybase
5 4 (8.89%) Cognos
5 4 (8.89%) Informatica
6 2 (4.44%) Talend
7 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.22%) OpenText