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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 8 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 12.50% 2.94% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.84% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£184 - -
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%
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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
19 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 33.93% 29.41% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 7
Average daily rate £200 £298 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -8.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Data Mining
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Cognos
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Reference Data
4 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
4 2 (28.57%) Equities
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
2 2 (28.57%) Equities
2 2 (28.57%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cognos