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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
England / South West
Rank 120 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 17 55 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 1.87% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.02% 7.94% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 41 36
Median daily rate £325 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.33% +50.00%

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
563 693 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.95% 23.56% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 536 485
Median daily rate £393 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +39.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £12.20 £22.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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
Wiltshire -15 5 £270 -35.71%
Gloucestershire +4 4 £326 -27.50% 1
Bristol -7 4 £410 - 1
Dorset +3 3 £338 +42.10%
Devon +10 1 £450 - 2
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 West region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 34 (72.34%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (68.09%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
5 18 (38.30%) Oracle
6 17 (36.17%) Unix
7 16 (34.04%) PL/SQL
7 16 (34.04%) Shell Script
8 15 (31.91%) ETL
8 15 (31.91%) Finance
8 15 (31.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (31.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (29.79%) .NET
10 12 (25.53%) Management Information System
10 12 (25.53%) Teradata
10 12 (25.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
11 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
11 11 (23.40%) SAP
12 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
13 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
13 9 (19.15%) Performance Management
13 9 (19.15%) SQL Optimisation
13 9 (19.15%) Virtual Machines
13 9 (19.15%) Failover Clustering
13 9 (19.15%) Data Encryption
13 9 (19.15%) Windows
13 9 (19.15%) Linux
13 9 (19.15%) Ingres
13 9 (19.15%) SAN

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 8 (17.02%) SAS
2 1 (2.13%) Documentum
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Primavera
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (72.34%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
3 15 (31.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (31.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (25.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
6 9 (19.15%) Ingres
7 6 (12.77%) OLAP
7 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (10.64%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 5 (10.64%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (10.64%) Star Schema
9 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (4.26%) Lumira
10 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Subversion
2 3 (6.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.26%) ERwin
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Toad
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) DBA
3 11 (23.40%) Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) SQL DBA
5 6 (12.77%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Report Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Data Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Administrator
8 3 (6.38%) Business Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle BI Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Business Data Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Report Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Teradata Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Management Information System
2 9 (19.15%) Clustering
3 6 (12.77%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.13%) CMDB
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Unix
2 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (31.91%) ETL
3 9 (19.15%) Data Encryption
3 9 (19.15%) Performance Management
3 9 (19.15%) SQL Optimisation
4 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
4 8 (17.02%) Data Management
5 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (12.77%) Project Management
5 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.51%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (6.38%) Analytics
7 3 (6.38%) Quality Management
7 3 (6.38%) Test Management
8 2 (4.26%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.26%) Migration
8 2 (4.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 16 (34.04%) PL/SQL
2 16 (34.04%) Shell Script
3 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.51%) VBA
5 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.89%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) HNC
4 4 (8.51%) HND
5 3 (6.38%) ISEB
5 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.38%) ISO 9000
3 2 (4.26%) QA
4 1 (2.13%) Basel II
4 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 12 (25.53%) Teradata
3 11 (23.40%) SAP
4 5 (10.64%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (4.26%) Cognos
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) Apple
6 1 (2.13%) BT
6 1 (2.13%) CA
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Remedy
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