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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 37 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 2 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.60% 2.85% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.44% 23.40% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Average daily rate - £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.87%
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
45 47 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.55% 12.18% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 33
Average daily rate £385 £413 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £267 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Lumira
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (25.00%) SAPUI5
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (25.00%) BAPI
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) CCA

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) Lumira
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) BAPI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (25.00%) SAPUI5
1 1 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
1 1 (25.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft