The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 17 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling - - 5.62%
As % of the Vendors category - - 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.03 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+71.57% -50.00%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Vendors Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 37.86% 26.00% 38.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 22
Average daily rate £420 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £375 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Objects across the Stirling region.

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing Business Objects 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 Business Objects.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing Business Objects 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 Business Objects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle