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 West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 18 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 West Lothian 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 12 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 5.17% 12.24% 2.90%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 25.00% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £355 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £31.30 £35.38
% change year-on-year
-52.06% -11.53%
Vendors Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
33 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 56.90% 48.98% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 21
Average daily rate £358 £380 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% +20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Business Objects
Scotland

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Livingston -6 3 - - 1
Business Objects
Scotland