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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 37 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.55% 0.46% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.33% 1.59% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Median daily rate £300 £363 £556
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -34.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £363 £506
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £21.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+19.76% +8.17%

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
75 126 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.07% 29.17% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 92 79
Median daily rate £400 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £41.50 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% -22.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £38.00 £33.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £69.07 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Blackburn - 4 £300 -
BusinessObjects
North West

BusinessObjects
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) ETL

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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Report Writer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BusinessObjects Reports Writer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL