The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 16 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 2.40% - 4.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% - 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £319 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.46%
BusinessObjects
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 33 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 24.00% 28.70% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 7
Median daily rate £340 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £212 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £31.00 £16.00 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.75% -30.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.69% -8.28%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Preston

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Preston region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) Mapinfo
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) MegaStream
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) MegaStream
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (33.33%) SDH
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
1 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects Report Writer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Report Writer
1 1 (33.33%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Mapinfo
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Tellabs
2 1 (33.33%) Virgin Media