The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.05% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
111 73 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.39% 30.29% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 29
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £280 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.71 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 August 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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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
Liverpool - 8 £425 -
BusinessObjects
North West

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (75.00%) ETL
3 8 (66.67%) Teradata
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (58.33%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (50.00%) UNIX
5 6 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (50.00%) Cognos
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (50.00%) Tableau
5 6 (50.00%) Data Transformation
5 6 (50.00%) System Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) QlikView
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) OLAP
7 1 (8.33%) ERwin
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Validation
7 1 (8.33%) SAS
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Informatica

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (8.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) OLAP
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ERwin
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Teradata Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Report Writer
5 1 (8.33%) Teradata Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Report Writer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) ETL
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) System Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (50.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Data Stewardship
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Teradata
2 7 (58.33%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (50.00%) Tableau
3 6 (50.00%) Cognos
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) Informatica
5 1 (8.33%) Netezza