The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Swindon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 45 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.90% 1.11% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.48% 6.00% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate £275 £475 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +10.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £43.50
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
73 50 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.44% 18.52% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 40 64
Average daily rate £338 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
BusinessObjects
Wiltshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Low Latency
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) MDX
2 4 (80.00%) QlikView
2 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) OLAP
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) C#

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) QlikView
2 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) OLAP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) MDX
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Low Latency
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) IBM