The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects XI skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 135 126 134
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 0.66% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Average daily rate
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£355 £400 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +95.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.81% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.50
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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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
726 602 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.97% 20.67% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 325 428
Average daily rate £335 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.26% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 32
Average hourly rate £67.00 £32.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.15% +47.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

BusinessObjects XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

BusinessObjects XI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

BusinessObjects XI
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

BusinessObjects XI Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI.

1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) ETL
2 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Informatica
2 6 (66.67%) PowerCenter
2 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 6 (66.67%) Workflow
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (66.67%) Velocity
2 6 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) Kalido
4 1 (11.11%) WhereScape RED
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (11.11%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) Birst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (66.67%) PowerCenter
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) DataStage
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) WhereScape RED
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Informatica Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Report Writer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Velocity
2 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Workflow
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
1 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 6 (66.67%) ETL
1 6 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Informatica
3 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Kalido
4 1 (11.11%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (11.11%) Birst