The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 22 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.06% 3.33% 2.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 17.65% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £238 £460 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.36% +18.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £37.50 £21.19
% change year-on-year
-16.13% +76.99%

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 Gloucester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 23.40% 18.89% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 28
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Teradata
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) SAS
4 5 (55.56%) Unix
4 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (33.33%) Subversion
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 3 (33.33%) Test Management
6 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
6 3 (33.33%) VB.NET

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 6 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
4 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (33.33%) OLAP
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
1 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Teradata Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) HNC
3 2 (22.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (11.11%) Basel II
2 1 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Teradata
2 3 (33.33%) MicroStrategy