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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Rank 30 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.28% 6.25% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.77% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.94 £37.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-54.83% +56.25%
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
53 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 33.97% 45.31% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 26
Median daily rate £420 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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
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 21 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) QlikView
3 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle
3 11 (78.57%) Cognos
3 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database
4 10 (71.43%) vRealize
5 8 (57.14%) Banking
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
7 3 (21.43%) Cost Transparency
7 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
7 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (21.43%) Data Extraction
8 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (7.14%) QA
9 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking

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 13 (92.86%) QlikView
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Database Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Extraction
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
3 3 (21.43%) Cost Transparency
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cognos
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) VMware