The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 46 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 7 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.36% 1.55% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.67% 5.23% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £473 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +92.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £473 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £473 £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £19.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+33.76% -4.93%

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
150 172 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.24% 29.55% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 116 110
Median daily rate £450 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +14 7 £500 +5.82%
BusinessObjects
Wales

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) ETL
1 8 (88.89%) Informatica
1 8 (88.89%) MicroStrategy
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Ab Initio
1 8 (88.89%) Teradata
1 8 (88.89%) QlikView
2 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (77.78%) ERwin
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (77.78%) Tableau
2 7 (77.78%) Data Quality
2 7 (77.78%) Data Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) Analytics
2 7 (77.78%) Quality Management
2 7 (77.78%) Data Management
2 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) SAS
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
3 6 (66.67%) Data Analytics
3 6 (66.67%) Netezza
3 6 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
5 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
5 4 (44.44%) SQL

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) QlikView
2 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) DataStage
4 1 (11.11%) HBase
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
4 1 (11.11%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
1 8 (88.89%) Data Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Teradata Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) ETL
2 7 (77.78%) Analytics
2 7 (77.78%) Data Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) Data Management
2 7 (77.78%) Quality Management
3 6 (66.67%) Data Analytics
3 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 6 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
5 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
6 3 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
7 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
7 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
7 1 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Ab Initio
1 8 (88.89%) Informatica
1 8 (88.89%) MicroStrategy
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Teradata
2 7 (77.78%) Tableau
3 6 (66.67%) Netezza
4 1 (11.11%) Actian
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) ParAccel
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Sybase