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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 33 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.73% 2.31% 1.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.58% 6.38% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Median daily rate £325 £318 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £343 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.14 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +3.65%
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
76 141 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.30% 36.25% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 109 75
Median daily rate £375 £328 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% +9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Scrum
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (53.33%) SOAP
3 8 (53.33%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (46.67%) LiveCycle
4 7 (46.67%) Confluence
4 7 (46.67%) DbUnit
4 7 (46.67%) Dojo
4 7 (46.67%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Hudson
4 7 (46.67%) REST
4 7 (46.67%) Splunk
4 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
4 7 (46.67%) Spock
4 7 (46.67%) GeoServer
4 7 (46.67%) JSTS
4 7 (46.67%) Gliffy
4 7 (46.67%) XSD
4 7 (46.67%) JBoss
4 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (46.67%) Ant
4 7 (46.67%) JUnit

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Confluence
1 7 (46.67%) FileNet
1 7 (46.67%) GeoServer
1 7 (46.67%) IIS
1 7 (46.67%) JBoss
1 7 (46.67%) LiveCycle
1 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Gliffy
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (26.67%) Star Schema
4 1 (6.67%) SAP BI
4 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Ant
1 7 (46.67%) DbUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (46.67%) Hudson
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
1 7 (46.67%) JUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Maven
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) Spock
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (13.33%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) SAP BI Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) SOAP
1 8 (53.33%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
2 7 (46.67%) Dojo
2 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (46.67%) Java EE
2 7 (46.67%) Java SE
2 7 (46.67%) JRules
2 7 (46.67%) JSF
2 7 (46.67%) JSTS
2 7 (46.67%) REST
2 7 (46.67%) XSD
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) JPA
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) OpenLayers
3 6 (40.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (40.00%) Document Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) Change Control
5 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) ETL
5 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) BC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Adobe
1 7 (46.67%) ILOG
1 7 (46.67%) Kofax
1 7 (46.67%) Splunk
2 4 (26.67%) Cognos
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft