The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 44 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.58% 1.40% 3.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.15% 6.25% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate
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£492 £475 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.47% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £455 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £495 £335
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 £18.14 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -
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Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
93 48 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.03% 22.43% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 24 26
Average daily rate £412 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.71% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £180.00 £25.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+620.00% +108.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (77.78%) ETL
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Dimensional Modelling
3 5 (55.56%) Data Extraction
3 5 (55.56%) Data Mapping
3 5 (55.56%) Data Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (55.56%) Data Mart
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
5 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Aprimo
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (11.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (55.56%) Data Mart
2 5 (55.56%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Extraction
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ETL
2 5 (55.56%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Data Mapping
2 5 (55.56%) Data Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Campaign Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Aprimo
2 2 (22.22%) Eloqua
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft