The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 22 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.03% 4.32% 2.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 19.51% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Average daily rate £375 £423 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.34% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £396 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £21.75 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +24.46%
BusinessObjects
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.16% 22.16% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 24
Average daily rate £375 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £281 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (81.82%) SAP
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (36.36%) MS Access
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Ariba
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) SAP SRM
3 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 4 (36.36%) Tableau
3 4 (36.36%) Procure-to-pay
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) MBA
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) Maximo
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Statistics
6 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) SPSS

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP SRM
2 2 (18.18%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (36.36%) MS Access
1 4 (36.36%) Qlik Sense
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Procurement Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Report Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Objects Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) HR Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Business Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAP HR Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) SPSS Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Data Management
1 4 (36.36%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) Ariba
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Tableau