The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 45 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.22% - 2.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.95% - 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £300 - £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.14 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +3.65%
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
101 84 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.69% 23.14% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 63 64
Median daily rate £393 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 3
Median hourly rate £20.50 - £15.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Preston - 4 £300 - 1
BusinessObjects
North West

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) ETL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) SAP BW
4 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (44.44%) VB
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (44.44%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) CODA
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Maconomy
5 3 (33.33%) Cognos
5 3 (33.33%) Concur
6 2 (22.22%) Talend
6 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (11.11%) LTE
7 1 (11.11%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
1 1 (11.11%) BGP
1 1 (11.11%) GSM
1 1 (11.11%) IPv4
1 1 (11.11%) LTE
1 1 (11.11%) MegaStream
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (11.11%) SDH
1 1 (11.11%) UMTS
1 1 (11.11%) VoLTE
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (44.44%) SAP BW
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Report Writer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Report Writer
4 1 (11.11%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) CODA
2 3 (33.33%) Cognos
2 3 (33.33%) Concur
2 3 (33.33%) Maconomy
2 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (22.22%) Talend
4 1 (11.11%) BT
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
4 1 (11.11%) Huawei
4 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo
4 1 (11.11%) Nokia
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) Tellabs
4 1 (11.11%) Virgin Media