The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 38 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.80% 0.59% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 5.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£283 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.20 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-28.49% +21.42%
BusinessObjects
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
60 59 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.09% 11.61% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 19
Average daily rate £375 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £245 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Bedfordshire region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +15 1 £225 -29.41% 1
Bedford - 1 £340 -
BusinessObjects
East of England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) SAP BI
5 3 (21.43%) SAP BW
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (21.43%) Lumira
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.14%) Retail
7 1 (7.14%) MS Office
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) AIX
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (21.43%) Lumira
2 3 (21.43%) SAP BW
2 3 (21.43%) SAP BI
3 1 (7.14%) CorVu
3 1 (7.14%) PowerCenter
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Business Objects Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) SAP Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SAP BI Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Cutover Manager
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Cutover Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Cognos
5 1 (7.14%) Informatica