The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 34 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.87% 0.78% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.11% 4.41% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £438 £308 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.27% +32.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.14 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +3.65%
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
37 68 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.76% 17.57% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 48 56
Median daily rate £385 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 1 £438 -
BusinessObjects
East of England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 5 (62.50%) SAP
1 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Records Management
4 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Tableau
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Lumira
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (12.50%) SAPUI5

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Lumira
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects Report Writer
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) ERP Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Configuration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Report Writer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) BAPI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (12.50%) SAPUI5
1 1 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Records Management
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) ABAP
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SAPscript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Civica
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau