The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 63 44
Rank change year-on-year +9 -19  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 8 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.34% 0.60% 2.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 2.70% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 10
Median daily rate £388 £405 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.32% +9.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £329 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £481 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +114.81% -40.00%  

BusinessObjects is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 136 148 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 22.70% 22.09% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 88 129
Median daily rate £380 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.46% -3.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.39 - £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.30
% change year-on-year -4.61% +0.61%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessObjects in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Glasgow

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Glasgow over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Glasgow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (38.46%) MS Access
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) IIS
5 4 (30.77%) SAP
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) ETL
7 2 (15.38%) SAS
7 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 2 (15.38%) Tableau

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) SAS
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MS Access
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) QlikView
5 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Development Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP BW Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Programme Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Technology Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Fraud Detection
3 2 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (15.38%) Metadata Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
4 1 (7.69%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) ABAP
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Tableau
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (7.69%) OpenText