The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 19 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 3.45% 2.22% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.38 £21.75 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +24.46%
BusinessObjects
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 20.69% 21.11% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 5
Average daily rate £388 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Cognos
2 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) Data Modelling
3 8 (61.54%) Data Mining
4 6 (46.15%) Data Governance
5 5 (38.46%) Data Management
5 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) VBA
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) OLAP
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) UML

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Data Mining
2 3 (23.08%) OLAP
2 3 (23.08%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Data Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Compliance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Data Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) Data Governance
3 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VBA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cognos
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft