The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 58 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 18 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.97% - 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.22% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £19.88 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-3.14% +13.73%
BusinessObjects
England

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
219 128 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.96% 21.19% 30.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 84 89
Average daily rate £400 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £451 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £99.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -84.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the North East

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the North East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the North East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Tyne and Wear - 18 £500 - 1
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 30 (90.91%) Oracle
2 29 (87.88%) Informatica
3 23 (69.70%) PowerCenter
4 20 (60.61%) Oracle Database
5 18 (54.55%) SQL
6 17 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
8 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (36.36%) Apache
8 12 (36.36%) HTTP
8 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
8 12 (36.36%) .NET
8 12 (36.36%) J2EE
8 12 (36.36%) Java
8 12 (36.36%) Linux
8 12 (36.36%) Defect Management
8 12 (36.36%) BusinessObjects XI
9 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (33.33%) Jetty
9 11 (33.33%) WebSphere
9 11 (33.33%) Xen
9 11 (33.33%) Axway
9 11 (33.33%) Oracle 10gAS
9 11 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 11 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
9 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 11 (33.33%) nginx
9 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (33.33%) Windows

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 12 (36.36%) Apache
2 11 (33.33%) IIS
2 11 (33.33%) Jetty
2 11 (33.33%) nginx
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle 10gAS
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 11 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (30.30%) PowerExchange
4 7 (21.21%) SAS
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) HTTP
1 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 11 (33.33%) SSL
3 10 (30.30%) DHCP
3 10 (30.30%) DNS
3 10 (30.30%) FTP
3 10 (30.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) PowerCenter
2 20 (60.61%) Oracle Database
3 17 (51.52%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (36.36%) BusinessObjects XI
5 10 (30.30%) BODI
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (18.18%) Data Mining
8 4 (12.12%) Apache Hive
8 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
8 4 (12.12%) HBase
8 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
8 4 (12.12%) Pentaho
8 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
10 1 (3.03%) Big Data
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
10 1 (3.03%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 11 (33.33%) Log4j
2 4 (12.12%) ERwin
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Tester
2 3 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Architect
3 2 (6.06%) Business Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Digital Director
3 2 (6.06%) Services Director
3 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Web Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Designer
4 1 (3.03%) ETL Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior WebOps Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Web Applications Architect
4 1 (3.03%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
1 12 (36.36%) J2EE
2 10 (30.30%) Servlets
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.06%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) AIX
2 11 (33.33%) Solaris
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) Defect Management
2 11 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
4 7 (21.21%) CRM
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) DevOps
5 6 (18.18%) Web Operations
6 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
7 4 (12.12%) Data Architecture
7 4 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (12.12%) Open Source
8 3 (9.09%) Data Management
8 3 (9.09%) Information Management
8 3 (9.09%) SFIA
9 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.12%) C++
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) ISEB
1 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (33.33%) Xen
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Oracle
2 29 (87.88%) Informatica
3 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 11 (33.33%) Axway
4 11 (33.33%) Genesys
4 11 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (24.24%) SAP
6 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
7 6 (18.18%) Siebel
7 6 (18.18%) Sun
8 4 (12.12%) CA
8 4 (12.12%) Tableau