The first table below looks at the demand for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cardiff region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 40 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.27% 0.79% 1.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.21% 5.26% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £365 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £385 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £19.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+189.47% -25.49%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
96 38 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.43% 15.08% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 30 45
Average daily rate £300 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £284 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £21.88 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
BusinessObjects
South Wales

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) SAP BW
2 5 (83.33%) Xcelsius
2 5 (83.33%) SAP BPC
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) SAP XI
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) R
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SAP BW
1 5 (83.33%) Xcelsius
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Business Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Excel Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) R
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle