The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 35 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 2 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.74% 1.79% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.17% 5.13% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £313 £318 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% -2.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-18.33% -40.00%
BusinessObjects
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
63 156 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.25% 34.82% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 126 82
Median daily rate £369 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.74% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £77.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

BusinessObjects
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Star Schema
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Cognos
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
4 1 (16.67%) Finance

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (66.67%) Star Schema
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BI Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (33.33%) SAP