The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 95 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 9 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 1.91% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.15% 8.18% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 6
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
419 379 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.80% 23.34% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 269 168
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £18.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £19.55 £26.70
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 9 (56.25%) SAP
2 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Tableau
5 4 (25.00%) hybris
5 4 (25.00%) ERD
5 4 (25.00%) Star Schema
5 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
5 4 (25.00%) SAP CRM
5 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (25.00%) SAP hybris
6 3 (18.75%) Retail
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (12.50%) Google
7 2 (12.50%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) Informatica
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (12.50%) QlikView
7 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
7 2 (12.50%) Data Governance

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (12.50%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SAP CRM
1 4 (25.00%) SAP hybris
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 4 (25.00%) Star Schema
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (12.50%) QlikView
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
3 1 (6.25%) SAS EBI
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Business Objects Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Data Modeller
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Report Writer
3 1 (6.25%) Lead SQL Server Developer
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Report Writer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) ERD
4 4 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
4 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Information Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) SAP
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Tableau
3 4 (25.00%) hybris
4 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (12.50%) Google
4 2 (12.50%) Informatica
4 2 (12.50%) Teradata
5 1 (6.25%) Aprimo
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Siebel