The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 15 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 12 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 9.76% 4.35% 3.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.29% 12.00% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 0
Median daily rate £193 £85 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.14 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +3.65%
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
35 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 28.46% 36.23% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 6
Median daily rate £195 £190 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £85 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 19 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 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 Belfast region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) QlikView
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Cognos
2 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 10 (83.33%) vRealize
4 8 (66.67%) Banking
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) Benchmarking
6 3 (25.00%) Cost Transparency
7 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) QlikView
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Business Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (25.00%) Cost Transparency
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cognos
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) VMware