The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 93 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 22 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.08% 0.62% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.95% 2.27% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 18
Average daily rate £375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £308 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £440 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £18.38 £13.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.87%
BusinessObjects
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
444 484 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.84% 27.41% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 341 248
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.38 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 14 £375 -11.76% 5
Bradford +12 8 £313 +104.24% 1
Halifax +7 1 £375 - 1
BusinessObjects
Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle
4 10 (30.30%) VBA
5 9 (27.27%) ETL
6 8 (24.24%) Finance
7 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
8 6 (18.18%) SAP
8 6 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (15.15%) Back Office
9 5 (15.15%) Linux
9 5 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
10 4 (12.12%) MS Access
10 4 (12.12%) Unix
10 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
10 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
10 4 (12.12%) Migration
10 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (9.09%) Degree
11 3 (9.09%) Informatica
11 3 (9.09%) NHS

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Jetty
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.03%) PowerExchange
3 1 (3.03%) SAP Portal
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (6.06%) SAP SRM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.03%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) FTP
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) IPsec
1 1 (3.03%) SSL
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (12.12%) MS Access
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.06%) SAP HANA
7 1 (3.03%) DB2
7 1 (3.03%) Lumira
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (3.03%) OLAP
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) Log4j
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Back Office
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Business Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Data Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Business Objects Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Business Objects Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.06%) ETL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Report Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) J2EE
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) Servlets
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Unix
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (27.27%) ETL
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) ERP
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Security
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.03%) ETL Development
8 1 (3.03%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (3.03%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) SDLC
8 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.03%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) VBA
3 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.09%) VB
6 2 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) ABAP
7 1 (3.03%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) Xen
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) SAP
3 3 (9.09%) Informatica
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Capita
4 2 (6.06%) Cognos
5 1 (3.03%) Axway
5 1 (3.03%) Peoplefluent
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago