The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 51 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.63% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.19% 2.76% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £225 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.87%
BusinessObjects
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
94 145 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.32% 22.83% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 80 67
Average daily rate £390 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £263 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage -4 2 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
East of England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) ABAP
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SAP BW
1 4 (36.36%) NetWeaver
1 4 (36.36%) Security Management
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Basis
1 4 (36.36%) SAP HANA
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) EMC
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Linux

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (36.36%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SAP BW
1 4 (36.36%) SAP HANA
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView
General
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Database Developer
2 2 (18.18%) NetWeaver Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior NetWeaver Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CMDB
1 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
1 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) ABAP
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) EMC
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) BMC
3 2 (18.18%) Greenplum
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Remedy
4 1 (9.09%) Cognos