The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 61 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 9 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.06% 1.29% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.07% 4.72% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 6
Average daily rate £408 £375 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £19.88 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-3.14% +13.73%
BusinessObjects
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
221 233 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.94% 27.38% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 188 153
Average daily rate £350 £381 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +15.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £500 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £47.50 £45.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.63% +4.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
1 19 (61.29%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (58.06%) SAP
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (51.61%) Windows
3 16 (51.61%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (48.39%) Ingres
4 15 (48.39%) ETL
4 15 (48.39%) Identity Management
4 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
5 13 (41.94%) CRM
5 13 (41.94%) ETL Development
6 12 (38.71%) Unix
7 11 (35.48%) SAP XI
7 11 (35.48%) Linux
7 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
7 11 (35.48%) SAP BI
7 11 (35.48%) SQL Optimisation
7 11 (35.48%) BusinessObjects XI
7 11 (35.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 11 (35.48%) Xcelsius
7 11 (35.48%) SAP Data Services
7 11 (35.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (35.48%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
9 7 (22.58%) Finance
9 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (48.39%) Ingres
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (35.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 11 (35.48%) BusinessObjects XI
4 11 (35.48%) SAP BI
4 11 (35.48%) SAP Data Services
4 11 (35.48%) Xcelsius
5 4 (12.90%) MS Access
6 3 (9.68%) QlikView
6 3 (9.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
7 2 (6.45%) Pentaho
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSTest
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) DBA
2 14 (45.16%) Consultant
3 12 (38.71%) SQL DBA
4 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 10 (32.26%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (29.03%) Developer
6 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Consultant
7 5 (16.13%) Business Developer
7 5 (16.13%) Business Objects Consultant
7 5 (16.13%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (12.90%) Administrator
8 4 (12.90%) Analyst
8 4 (12.90%) Business Objects Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Database Consultant
8 4 (12.90%) SAP BI Consultant
8 4 (12.90%) SAP Business Consultant
9 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
9 3 (9.68%) Business Consultant
9 3 (9.68%) SAS Business Analyst
10 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) SAP XI
2 2 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Linked Data
3 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Unix
3 11 (35.48%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (48.39%) ETL
2 15 (48.39%) Identity Management
3 13 (41.94%) CRM
3 13 (41.94%) ETL Development
4 11 (35.48%) Dimensional Modelling
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Optimisation
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.45%) Time Management
7 1 (3.23%) Content Management
7 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
3 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.68%) VBA
5 2 (6.45%) COBOL
5 2 (6.45%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) SAP
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Tableau
4 2 (6.45%) Birst
4 2 (6.45%) Cognos
5 1 (3.23%) Teradata