The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Stirling region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 16 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.55% 1.10% 3.85%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 2.08% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £115 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -71.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £24.75 £35.38
% change year-on-year
-39.39% -30.03%
Vendors Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 48 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 54.55% 52.75% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 20
Average daily rate £385 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -37.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Business Objects
Scotland

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 16 April 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 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Business Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JDBC
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
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