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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 76 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.53% - 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.55% - 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £407 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +1.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50
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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
258 132 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.26% 26.24% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 73 54
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.97 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.56% -5.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 26 November 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 11 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (90.91%) SAP BW
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) VB
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 5 (45.45%) Toad
4 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (45.45%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (45.45%) Data Extraction
4 5 (45.45%) Xcelsius
4 5 (45.45%) SAP BPC
4 5 (45.45%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (45.45%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (27.27%) VBA
6 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 2 (18.18%) MS Access
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) Data Management
6 2 (18.18%) Data Reconciliation
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) SAP SRM
7 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SAP IS-U
1 5 (45.45%) SAP BPC
2 1 (9.09%) SAP SRM
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SAP BW
2 5 (45.45%) Xcelsius
3 2 (18.18%) MS Access
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Toad
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Data Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Business Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Excel Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Extraction
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Logical Data Model
1 5 (45.45%) Physical Data Model
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) VB
3 3 (27.27%) VBA
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy