The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 71 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.52% 0.36% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.83% 1.39% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate
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- £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
219 144 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.40% 26.09% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 106 72
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £21.80 £11.33 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.49% -43.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £11.15 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £97.00 £15.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Wales

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 10 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (80.00%) SAP BW
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Xcelsius
3 5 (50.00%) SAP BPC
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (40.00%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (40.00%) Data Extraction
4 4 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Toad
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) MS Access
6 2 (20.00%) VBA
6 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
7 1 (10.00%) Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) R
7 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) SAP BPC
2 4 (40.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SAP BW
2 5 (50.00%) Xcelsius
3 2 (20.00%) MS Access
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (40.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Excel Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Extraction
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) RAD
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy