The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 39 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 12 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.55% 3.51% 5.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.62% 15.45% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 24
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £350 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £465
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 West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
113 110 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.04% 22.68% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 76 67
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% -
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 Gloucestershire

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -3 6 £375 -11.76%
BusinessObjects
South West

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (86.67%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (80.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (60.00%) ETL
4 9 (60.00%) Teradata
5 8 (53.33%) Finance
6 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
6 7 (46.67%) SAS
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) OLAP
8 5 (33.33%) Star Schema
8 5 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (33.33%) Degree
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 5 (33.33%) Xcelsius
9 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
9 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
9 4 (26.67%) HNC
9 4 (26.67%) HND
9 4 (26.67%) Unix
10 3 (20.00%) Cognos
10 3 (20.00%) Project Management
10 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) OLAP
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (33.33%) Star Schema
3 5 (33.33%) Xcelsius
4 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (6.67%) Lumira
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Teradata Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SSIS Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (60.00%) ETL
3 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) HNC
2 4 (26.67%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9000
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Teradata
3 5 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (20.00%) Cognos
5 2 (13.33%) IBM