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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 124 96 107
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 21 54 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 1.68% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.33% 7.14% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 48 37
Median daily rate £350 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.14 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +3.65%
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
631 756 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.69% 23.57% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 565 458
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £49.61 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Gloucestershire -18 10 £400 +7.74%
Wiltshire -11 7 £350 -15.15% 3
Bristol -10 1 £300 -25.00% 5
Dorset - 1 £175 -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 25 (60.98%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (48.78%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (41.46%) Finance
5 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (34.15%) Data Analysis
7 11 (26.83%) ETL
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle
8 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
9 9 (21.95%) Degree
10 7 (17.07%) SAP
10 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
10 7 (17.07%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (17.07%) SAS
10 7 (17.07%) Project Management
10 7 (17.07%) Service Management
11 6 (14.63%) Change Management
11 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
12 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
12 5 (12.20%) IT Governance
12 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
12 5 (12.20%) Teradata
12 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
12 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
12 5 (12.20%) ITIL
12 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared

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 7 (17.07%) SAS
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) SPSS
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (2.44%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (17.07%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.76%) Data Mining
4 4 (9.76%) OLAP
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (9.76%) Star Schema
4 4 (9.76%) Xcelsius
5 3 (7.32%) Big Data
5 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.88%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (2.44%) GIS
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.44%) MSTest
2 1 (2.44%) Toad
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Data Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Business Data Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Principal Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Teradata Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) NHS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.76%) Life Science
4 4 (9.76%) Virtual Team
5 3 (7.32%) CMDB
6 2 (4.88%) User Experience
7 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.44%) NHS
7 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (34.15%) Data Analysis
3 11 (26.83%) ETL
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) Service Management
5 6 (14.63%) Change Management
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) IT Governance
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL
7 4 (9.76%) Analytics
7 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
7 4 (9.76%) CRM
7 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.76%) ITSM
7 4 (9.76%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (9.76%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (9.76%) Use Case
7 4 (9.76%) Virtual Team Management
8 3 (7.32%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.32%) VBA
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) HNC
4 4 (9.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) SAP
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Teradata
4 4 (9.76%) Cognos
4 4 (9.76%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (9.76%) Northgate
4 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (7.32%) CA
5 3 (7.32%) Remedy
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
7 1 (2.44%) ESRI
7 1 (2.44%) Tableau
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