The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Objects Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects Developer
Rank 137 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2816 2712 1870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.74% 92.81% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 1780 1121
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 185 137
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.50 £15.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Business Objects Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Objects Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Objects Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Objects Developer across the South West region.

Business Objects Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Business Objects Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Developer across the South West region.

Business Objects Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Business Objects Developer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Business Objects Developer in their job title 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 with Business Objects Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) VBA
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) SAS
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) VB
4 3 (42.86%) MS Project
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
6 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Migration

Business Objects Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Business Objects Developer in their job title 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 with Business Objects Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VBA
3 3 (42.86%) VB
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SAP