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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 55 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% 0.49% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 2.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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%
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
146 99 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.61% 24.15% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 58 38
Average daily rate £450 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £518 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.06 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.60% -54.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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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
Preston +4 1 £450 -
BusinessObjects
North West

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP