The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 37 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 11 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.80% 3.37% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 25.45% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 2
Average daily rate £420 £513 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.04% +39.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.38 £21.75 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +24.46%
BusinessObjects
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
66 55 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.79% 13.25% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 39
Average daily rate £400 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £351 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £650 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £22.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.52% -30.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Swindon region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (50.00%) Data Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (25.00%) SAP
7 4 (25.00%) ETL
8 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 2 (12.50%) VBA
9 2 (12.50%) NHS
9 2 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (12.50%) Advertising
9 2 (12.50%) Scrum
10 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (6.25%) Oracle
10 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (6.25%) CRM
10 1 (6.25%) Civica
10 1 (6.25%) QlikView
10 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (6.25%) Time Management
10 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
10 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Services

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (6.25%) QlikView
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Data Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Business Data Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Civica
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau