Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 6 months to 27 July 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 179 134
Rank change year-on-year +39 -45 +2
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 29 38 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.69% 0.69% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.42% 3.15% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 29
Scotland median daily rate £400 £318 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.98% -12.41% -3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £239 £244
90th Percentile £513 £376 £440
UK median daily rate £445 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% -33.33% +5.88%

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 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 849 1208 1272
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.07% 21.99% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 688 680
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £263 £264 £260
90th Percentile £500 £500 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 6
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.53% +6.67% +92.86%
10th Percentile £11.30 £9.37 £20.31
90th Percentile £195.00 £43.08 £58.13
UK median hourly rate £31.25 £30.10 £25.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% +20.41% -13.79%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing BusinessObjects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Scotland

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Scotland

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Scotland over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Scotland

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Scotland

BusinessObjects
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 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +20 13 £350 +5.66% 2
Glasgow +12 13 £388 +27.05% 3
Stirling +8 3 £475 -
BusinessObjects
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 17 (58.62%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) Oracle
4 8 (27.59%) Cognos
5 7 (24.14%) Tableau
6 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
6 6 (20.69%) ETL
6 6 (20.69%) Informatica
6 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.24%) MS Access
7 5 (17.24%) Migration
7 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.24%) QlikView
7 5 (17.24%) Workflow
7 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
8 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
8 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
8 4 (13.79%) Analytics
8 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
8 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (13.79%) .NET
8 4 (13.79%) Windows
8 4 (13.79%) IIS
8 4 (13.79%) C#
8 4 (13.79%) ERP
8 4 (13.79%) SAS

BusinessObjects
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) IIS
1 4 (13.79%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) PowerExchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) MS Access
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 5 (17.24%) QlikView
3 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (10.34%) DataStage
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) BODI
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (3.45%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.45%) Toad
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Business Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Designer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Tableau Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Cognos BI Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) MySQL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
2 6 (20.69%) ETL
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Workflow
4 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) ERP
5 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Data Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (10.34%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) ABAP
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Control-M
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Terraform
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) Cognos
3 7 (24.14%) Tableau
4 6 (20.69%) Informatica
5 3 (10.34%) SAP
6 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.90%) Teradata
7 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
7 1 (3.45%) CA
7 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (3.45%) OpenText
7 1 (3.45%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
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