The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 56 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.95% 1.16% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.69% 3.50% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Median daily rate £313 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-18.33% -40.00%
BusinessObjects
UK

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
128 286 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.32% 33.14% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 223 153
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.50% +35.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +18 6 £313 -3.76% 1
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) ETL
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (33.33%) Change Control
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Cognos
5 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) VB
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Star Schema
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Intranet
6 3 (25.00%) SAP
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (25.00%) WebFOCUS
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Banking

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Intranet
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (33.33%) Star Schema
3 3 (25.00%) WebFOCUS
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data
5 1 (8.33%) DataStage
5 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (8.33%) HBase
5 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (8.33%) Pentaho
5 1 (8.33%) QlikView
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Architect
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BI Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
6 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cognos
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
3 1 (8.33%) Actian
3 1 (8.33%) Blue Prism
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (8.33%) ParAccel
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata