The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank - 46 31
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.70% 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.31% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £538 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +95.45%
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
North 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 Lancashire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
111 130 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 27.61% 30.23% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 90 30
Average daily rate £375 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 4 0
Average hourly rate £41.50 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

BusinessObjects
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Database Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP