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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 136 118 122
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 0.86% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -42.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.00
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
703 699 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.10% 24.80% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 419 357
Average daily rate £375 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 9
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £13.99 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.75 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Wiltshire -6 1 - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
BusinessObjects XI
England

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Data Extraction
4 5 (26.32%) Banking
4 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) Retail
5 4 (21.05%) Data Management
5 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Actuate
6 3 (15.79%) Toad
6 3 (15.79%) VBA
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Teradata
7 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (10.53%) SAP
7 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
8 1 (5.26%) Informatica
8 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
8 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
8 1 (5.26%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (5.26%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Toad
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
1 6 (31.58%) Business Developer
1 6 (31.58%) Business Objects Developer
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Excel Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SAP BW Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Extraction
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Data Management
2 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VBA
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (21.05%) Actuate
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Teradata
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica
4 1 (5.26%) TIBCO