The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects XI skills 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 BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 143 145 126
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.55% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £475 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.03% +9.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessObjects XI
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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
674 723 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.63% 22.43% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 519 424
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 25
Average hourly rate £43.50 £32.00 £30.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% +5.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

BusinessObjects XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

BusinessObjects XI Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BusinessObjects XI
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 1 £475 -
BusinessObjects XI
England

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (94.12%) Shell Script
2 16 (94.12%) Unix
2 16 (94.12%) Dimensional Modelling
3 15 (88.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 13 (76.47%) SAP
4 13 (76.47%) SAP XI
5 12 (70.59%) SAP BI
5 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 12 (70.59%) Ingres
5 12 (70.59%) ETL
5 12 (70.59%) Windows
5 12 (70.59%) Linux
5 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
5 12 (70.59%) SAP Data Services
5 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (70.59%) ETL Development
5 12 (70.59%) SQL Optimisation
6 11 (64.71%) Xcelsius
6 11 (64.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (64.71%) CRM
6 11 (64.71%) Identity Management
7 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
8 5 (29.41%) Teradata
9 4 (23.53%) Finance

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) SAS
Business Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 17 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 12 (70.59%) Ingres
3 12 (70.59%) SAP BI
3 12 (70.59%) SAP Data Services
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (64.71%) Xcelsius
5 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 12 (70.59%) Consultant
2 11 (64.71%) DBA
3 10 (58.82%) SQL DBA
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Consultant
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (29.41%) SAP BI Consultant
5 5 (29.41%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (23.53%) Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Administrator
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Business Objects Consultant
7 3 (17.65%) Database Consultant
7 3 (17.65%) SAP Business Consultant
8 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
8 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Development Consultant
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Report Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) SAP XI
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Unix
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (94.12%) Dimensional Modelling
3 12 (70.59%) ETL
3 12 (70.59%) ETL Development
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Optimisation
4 11 (64.71%) CRM
4 11 (64.71%) Identity Management
5 4 (23.53%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) Shell Script
3 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
4 4 (23.53%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) HNC
1 2 (11.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Basel II
1 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) SAP
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Teradata
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle