The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BI 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 SAP BI over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Intelligence
Rank 149 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing SAP BI 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.13% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £600 £479 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £406 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP BI
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
584 641 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.56% 21.50% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 354 313
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £32.50 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

SAP BI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP BI across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SAP BI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAP BI
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP BI across the Scotland region.

SAP BI Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SAP BI
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 SAP BI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -8 2 £600 +25.26%
SAP BI
UK

SAP BI
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing SAP BI 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 SAP BI.

1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

SAP BI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing SAP BI 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 SAP BI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle