The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 40 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.64% 1.32% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 8.33% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate £284 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +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
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
72 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.73% 15.84% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 31 26
Average daily rate £400 £250 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £46.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +91.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

BusinessObjects
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
3 1 (12.50%) Ariba
3 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle CRM

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Ariba
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle