The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Wales 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 68 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.67% 1.36% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 5.98% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £388 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £338 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £442 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £414
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £19.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+178.48% +23.43%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
180 117 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.03% 22.81% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 86 86
Average daily rate £390 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Average hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.37% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £40.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £40.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
BusinessObjects
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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 29 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 7 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) SAP BW
2 5 (71.43%) Xcelsius
2 5 (71.43%) SAP BPC
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) SAP XI
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) FMCG
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SAP BW
1 5 (71.43%) Xcelsius
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Excel Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Business Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Objects Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) R
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau