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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 100 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 48 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.60% 1.33% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.07% 5.97% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 29
Average daily rate £408 £391 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.15% -2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £513 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £19.88 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.87%
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
679 720 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.69% 22.31% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 512 419
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 24
Average hourly rate £43.50 £32.00 £30.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% +6.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 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
Wiltshire -3 20 £420 -18.04% 3
Bristol -1 9 £408 +5.84% 2
Gloucestershire +13 6 £443 +12.38% 2
Somerset +5 4 £325 -
Dorset - 1 £238 -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing BusinessObjects 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.

1 75 (73.53%) Business Intelligence
2 68 (66.67%) SQL
3 63 (61.76%) Data Warehouse
4 48 (47.06%) Finance
5 45 (44.12%) SQL Server
6 36 (35.29%) ETL
6 36 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (32.35%) SAP
8 27 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (26.47%) Unix
9 24 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (22.55%) Oracle
11 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
12 20 (19.61%) Data Modelling
12 20 (19.61%) Dimensional Modelling
13 19 (18.63%) Analytics
14 18 (17.65%) BusinessObjects XI
14 18 (17.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 18 (17.65%) Windows
14 18 (17.65%) Teradata
15 17 (16.67%) Shell Script
15 17 (16.67%) SAS
16 16 (15.69%) Ingres
16 16 (15.69%) PowerShell
17 15 (14.71%) SAP Data Services
17 15 (14.71%) Tableau
17 15 (14.71%) ETL Development
17 15 (14.71%) Identity Management
17 15 (14.71%) Banking
18 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing BusinessObjects 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (16.67%) SAS
2 4 (3.92%) Confluence
3 1 (0.98%) CMS
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.98%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (9.80%) Amazon Kinesis
1 10 (9.80%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (61.76%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (44.12%) SQL Server
3 27 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (17.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 18 (17.65%) BusinessObjects XI
6 16 (15.69%) Ingres
7 15 (14.71%) SAP Data Services
8 13 (12.75%) SAP BI
8 13 (12.75%) Xcelsius
9 10 (9.80%) Amazon Redshift
9 10 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (7.84%) Data Mining
11 7 (6.86%) Data Mart
12 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
13 5 (4.90%) QlikView
14 4 (3.92%) MS Access
14 4 (3.92%) SAP HANA
15 3 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Toad
2 4 (3.92%) Android Studio
2 4 (3.92%) Bitbucket
2 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.92%) IntelliJ
2 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.92%) JIRA
3 1 (0.98%) MSTest
General
1 48 (47.06%) Finance
2 15 (14.71%) Banking
3 5 (4.90%) Retail
4 4 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Advertising
6 2 (1.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) Automotive
7 1 (0.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 52 (50.98%) Developer
2 30 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 22 (21.57%) Analyst
4 20 (19.61%) Consultant
5 15 (14.71%) DBA
6 14 (13.73%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 12 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 12 (11.76%) Oracle BI Developer
7 12 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
7 12 (11.76%) SQL DBA
8 11 (10.78%) Data Analyst
9 10 (9.80%) Business Developer
9 10 (9.80%) Lead Developer
9 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Consultant
9 10 (9.80%) SQL Server DBA
10 9 (8.82%) Business Analyst
11 8 (7.84%) Business Data Analyst
11 8 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
11 8 (7.84%) Business Objects Developer
11 8 (7.84%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.75%) SAP XI
2 6 (5.88%) .NET
3 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.90%) HTML
4 4 (3.92%) Android SDK
4 4 (3.92%) CSS
4 4 (3.92%) HTML5
4 4 (3.92%) iOS SDK
4 4 (3.92%) J2EE
4 4 (3.92%) J2ME
4 4 (3.92%) J2SE
4 4 (3.92%) JSON
5 2 (1.96%) XML
6 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) NHS
3 4 (3.92%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.92%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.92%) Linked Data
3 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.92%) User Experience
4 3 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.94%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.98%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.47%) Unix
2 18 (17.65%) Windows
3 12 (11.76%) Linux
4 4 (3.92%) Android
4 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (73.53%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (35.29%) ETL
3 20 (19.61%) Data Modelling
3 20 (19.61%) Dimensional Modelling
4 19 (18.63%) Analytics
5 15 (14.71%) ETL Development
5 15 (14.71%) Identity Management
6 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (13.73%) CRM
6 14 (13.73%) Data Analytics
7 12 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 12 (11.76%) SQL Optimisation
8 10 (9.80%) Web Development
9 9 (8.82%) Data Transformation
9 9 (8.82%) Open Source
9 9 (8.82%) Use Case
10 8 (7.84%) Customer Insight
10 8 (7.84%) Kimball Methodology
10 8 (7.84%) Programme Management
10 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 16 (15.69%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.84%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.86%) VBA
6 5 (4.90%) C#
6 5 (4.90%) Java
6 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.90%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.94%) VB
8 2 (1.96%) COBOL
9 1 (0.98%) C
9 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.96%) Degree
1 2 (1.96%) HNC
1 2 (1.96%) HND
2 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) Basel II
2 3 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (32.35%) SAP
2 23 (22.55%) Oracle
3 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
4 18 (17.65%) Teradata
5 15 (14.71%) Tableau
6 2 (1.96%) Birst
6 2 (1.96%) Civica
6 2 (1.96%) Cognos
7 1 (0.98%) Ariba
7 1 (0.98%) VMware
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