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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 96 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 19 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 0.76% 2.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.09% 3.28% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 16
Average daily rate
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£385 £491 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +51.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £473 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £505 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -4.10%
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
615 396 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.62% 23.19% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 231 240
Average daily rate £338 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £504 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Average hourly rate £37.04 £14.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.11% -60.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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
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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 -7 18 £385 - 5
Bradford - 1 - - 3
BusinessObjects
Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (40.00%) Finance
4 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (33.33%) ETL
5 10 (33.33%) Oracle
5 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (30.00%) Migration
7 8 (26.67%) Data Mart
7 8 (26.67%) Windows
7 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
7 8 (26.67%) BODI
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (23.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
8 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
8 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
8 7 (23.33%) Linux
8 7 (23.33%) Data Management
8 7 (23.33%) Korn
9 6 (20.00%) SAS
10 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (13.33%) Inmon Methodology
11 4 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
11 4 (13.33%) Xcelsius

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 6 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (26.67%) Data Mart
4 8 (26.67%) BODI
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) Xcelsius
7 3 (10.00%) DataStage
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.33%) QlikView
8 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.33%) MS Access
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) DBA
1 8 (26.67%) Administrator
1 8 (26.67%) SQL DBA
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Business Objects Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Business Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Business Objects Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Business Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Objects Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Business Objects Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Business Objects Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) MI Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Tester
7 1 (3.33%) NHS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (23.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (33.33%) ETL
3 9 (30.00%) Migration
4 7 (23.33%) Data Management
5 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (13.33%) Inmon Methodology
6 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.00%) Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Project Management
9 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.33%) WFM
9 1 (3.33%) Time Management
9 1 (3.33%) Data Mapping
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.33%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
3 7 (23.33%) Korn
3 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.33%) VB
5 3 (10.00%) VBA
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.33%) Netezza
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
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