The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for BusinessObjects XI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 23 June 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 XI (BOXI)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 - 134
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% - 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.66% - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £475 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +13.33% +5.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BusinessObjects XI 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 Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 453 675 632
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.89% 22.98% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 386 343
Median daily rate £390 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.21% +3.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 3
Median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.52% -15.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

BusinessObjects XI
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects XI in Scotland

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects XI in Scotland

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects XI in Scotland

BusinessObjects XI
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 2 £475 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
BusinessObjects XI
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 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 Scotland region with a requirement for BusinessObjects XI.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Alteryx
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos

BusinessObjects XI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Alteryx
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau