The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank - 58 64
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 0 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.46% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 5.88% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Average daily rate
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- £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.20 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-28.49% +21.42%
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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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
212 204 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.40% 24.85% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 107 75
Average daily rate £375 £340 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -1.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (90.00%) SAP
2 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) SAP BI
3 5 (50.00%) SAP BW
4 4 (40.00%) Information Management
4 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Xcelsius
4 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (20.00%) Data Mart
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Security
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) SAP GRC
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (10.00%) Local Government
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) MDX
6 1 (10.00%) QlikView
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
6 1 (10.00%) ABAP

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 5 (50.00%) SAP BI
2 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Xcelsius
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SAP BI Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) SAP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BW Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Security
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) SAP