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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 115 119 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 4 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.53% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 1.85% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 9
Median daily rate £350 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -31.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-18.33% -40.00%
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
484 647 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.69% 28.43% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 424 276
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -70.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leeds +5 2 - - 1
BusinessObjects
Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) VBA
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (10.00%) Informatica
5 1 (10.00%) Star Schema

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VBA
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica