The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 130 143 112
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -31
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 25 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 0.63% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 2.79% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 13
Median daily rate £413 £453 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £230 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -40.00%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
899 1005 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.38% 22.71% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 673 473
Median daily rate £375 £415 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +23.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BusinessObjects
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 across the North West region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the North West

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

BusinessObjects
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 across the North West region.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cumbria - 8 £491 -
Manchester -11 7 £450 -5.26% 3
Cheshire - 3 £500 -
Lancashire +18 1 £300 +50.00% 2
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 North West region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 35 (68.63%) SAP
2 24 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (39.22%) SAP BW
4 19 (37.25%) SQL
5 18 (35.29%) Analytics
6 11 (21.57%) Manufacturing
6 11 (21.57%) SAP HANA
7 10 (19.61%) Tableau
7 10 (19.61%) Oracle
7 10 (19.61%) ERP
8 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 9 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (17.65%) SAP Data Services
9 8 (15.69%) Finance
9 8 (15.69%) Aerospace
9 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
10 7 (13.73%) Data Integration
10 7 (13.73%) Marketing
10 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
10 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
10 7 (13.73%) SAS
10 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.76%) ETL
11 6 (11.76%) CRM
11 6 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (11.76%) QlikView
12 5 (9.80%) Dimensional Modelling
12 5 (9.80%) BC Cleared

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (13.73%) SAS
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
3 4 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.84%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) SAP CRM
1 4 (7.84%) SAP hybris
2 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.96%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.96%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) ATM
1 1 (1.96%) BGP
1 1 (1.96%) GSM
1 1 (1.96%) IPv4
1 1 (1.96%) LTE
1 1 (1.96%) MegaStream
1 1 (1.96%) MPLS
1 1 (1.96%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (1.96%) SDH
1 1 (1.96%) UMTS
1 1 (1.96%) VoLTE
1 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) SAP BW
2 11 (21.57%) SAP HANA
3 9 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (17.65%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (11.76%) QlikView
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
5 5 (9.80%) Star Schema
6 4 (7.84%) Data Mining
6 4 (7.84%) SAP BI
6 4 (7.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (5.88%) Big Data
7 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.88%) OLAP
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 11 (21.57%) Manufacturing
2 8 (15.69%) Aerospace
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 7 (13.73%) Marketing
4 4 (7.84%) Retail
4 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Consultant
3 10 (19.61%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) SAP HANA Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) Analytics Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Business Objects Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Business Objects Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Business Objects Report Writer
6 4 (7.84%) Customer Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Customer Insight Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Insight Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Report Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Report Writer
7 3 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Business Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (13.73%) Data Integration
2 4 (7.84%) NHS
3 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) FMCG
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
1 2 (3.92%) Unix
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (35.29%) Analytics
3 10 (19.61%) ERP
4 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.76%) CRM
5 6 (11.76%) ETL
6 5 (9.80%) Customer Insight
6 5 (9.80%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (7.84%) Actionable Insight
7 4 (7.84%) Campaign Analysis
7 4 (7.84%) ERD
7 4 (7.84%) Inmon Methodology
7 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.84%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (7.84%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (7.84%) Market Research
7 4 (7.84%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (7.84%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
2 4 (7.84%) VB
3 3 (5.88%) Python
4 2 (3.92%) C
4 2 (3.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) BC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) SAP
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Tableau
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) hybris
4 4 (7.84%) Informatica
4 4 (7.84%) Teradata
5 3 (5.88%) CODA
5 3 (5.88%) Cognos
5 3 (5.88%) Concur
5 3 (5.88%) Maconomy
5 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.92%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.92%) Actian
6 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.92%) Google
6 2 (3.92%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (3.92%) ParAccel
6 2 (3.92%) Sybase
7 1 (1.96%) Talend