The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 19 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.88% 1.23% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 4.17% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £360 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.46%
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Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
25 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 22.12% 29.45% 29.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 15
Average daily rate £381 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) MI Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture