The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 123 95 109
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 18 42 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 1.34% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.10% 6.23% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 35
Median daily rate £420 £388 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% -7.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.17 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-41.48% +28.57%
BusinessObjects
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
581 674 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.78% 21.53% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 480 498
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 13
Median hourly rate £38.75 £22.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.95 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £39.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BusinessObjects
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 across the South West region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wiltshire -6 5 £420 +8.38%
Dorset - 4 £400 - 2
Gloucestershire -3 2 £388 +19.23%
Devon -2 1 - - 2
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 South West region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 43 (70.49%) SQL
2 39 (63.93%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (57.38%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (49.18%) Finance
6 18 (29.51%) ETL
7 15 (24.59%) Data Analysis
7 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
8 13 (21.31%) Data Modelling
9 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
10 9 (14.75%) Use Case
10 9 (14.75%) NHS
10 9 (14.75%) Project Management
10 9 (14.75%) SAP
11 8 (13.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (13.11%) Analytics
12 7 (11.48%) Tableau
12 7 (11.48%) Data Analytics
12 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (11.48%) Banking
12 7 (11.48%) Data Mining
12 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
13 6 (9.84%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (9.84%) Scrum
13 6 (9.84%) Teradata
13 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
13 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (9.84%) Amazon EC2

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (8.20%) SAS
2 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) SPSS
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon Kinesis
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (11.48%) Data Mining
5 6 (9.84%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (9.84%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.56%) MS Access
7 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.64%) BODI
9 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.64%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.64%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.64%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (1.64%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Toad
2 1 (1.64%) Android Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) MSTest
General
1 30 (49.18%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (11.48%) Banking
4 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Analyst
2 24 (39.34%) Developer
3 18 (29.51%) Data Analyst
4 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 15 (24.59%) Business Data Analyst
5 15 (24.59%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 6 (9.84%) Lead Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Business Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Business Objects Developer
8 5 (8.20%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (6.56%) Database Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Applications Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Business Manager
10 3 (4.92%) Consultant
11 2 (3.28%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
1 2 (3.28%) XML
2 1 (1.64%) Android SDK
2 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) HTML5
2 1 (1.64%) iOS SDK
2 1 (1.64%) J2EE
2 1 (1.64%) J2ME
2 1 (1.64%) J2SE
2 1 (1.64%) JSON
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.75%) NHS
3 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.56%) Data Integration
4 4 (6.56%) Life Science
4 4 (6.56%) Linked Data
5 3 (4.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Unix
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (29.51%) ETL
3 15 (24.59%) Data Analysis
4 13 (21.31%) Data Modelling
5 9 (14.75%) Project Management
5 9 (14.75%) Use Case
6 8 (13.11%) Analytics
7 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.48%) Data Analytics
7 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
8 6 (9.84%) Scrum
9 5 (8.20%) Customer Insight
9 5 (8.20%) Data Transformation
9 5 (8.20%) Open Source
10 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.56%) IT Governance
10 4 (6.56%) ITSM
10 4 (6.56%) Service Management
10 4 (6.56%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (70.49%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.64%) C
3 1 (1.64%) C#
3 1 (1.64%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Basel II
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) SAP
3 7 (11.48%) Tableau
4 6 (9.84%) Teradata
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle
6 4 (6.56%) Northgate
6 4 (6.56%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.28%) Civica
8 1 (1.64%) Cognos
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