The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 116 99 82
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 24 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.81% 0.64% 1.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.94% 2.70% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 19
Average daily rate
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£380 £478 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.41% +46.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £450 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £505 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.39 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -4.10%
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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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
815 556 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.56% 23.67% 29.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 309 344
Average daily rate £340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 29
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.39 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.49% -58.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.61 £50.00 £42.90
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 Yorkshire

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire -12 19 £385 -21.62% 11
South Yorkshire -4 6 £263 +16.66% 2
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 26 (59.09%) SQL
2 23 (52.27%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (38.64%) Finance
4 16 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (31.82%) ETL
5 14 (31.82%) Oracle
6 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 12 (27.27%) Oracle Database
7 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (20.45%) Migration
8 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
9 8 (18.18%) Windows
9 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL
9 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
9 8 (18.18%) Inmon Methodology
9 8 (18.18%) Data Mart
9 8 (18.18%) BODI
9 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (15.91%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (15.91%) Data Management
10 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
10 7 (15.91%) Korn
10 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
10 7 (15.91%) Logical Data Model
10 7 (15.91%) SAS
10 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.91%) Red Hat

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (15.91%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 8 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 8 (18.18%) Data Mart
3 8 (18.18%) BODI
3 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (11.36%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (9.09%) Xcelsius
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (6.82%) DataStage
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.55%) SAP BW
8 1 (2.27%) MS Access
8 1 (2.27%) OLAP
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (2.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Developer
3 9 (20.45%) DBA
4 8 (18.18%) Administrator
4 8 (18.18%) Business Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Business Objects Developer
4 8 (18.18%) SQL DBA
5 7 (15.91%) Data Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Business Objects Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) MI Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Business Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) SAS Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Business Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Business Objects Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (15.91%) Windows 2000 Server
2 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (31.82%) ETL
3 9 (20.45%) Migration
4 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 8 (18.18%) Inmon Methodology
5 7 (15.91%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.91%) Data Management
5 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Physical Data Model
6 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (9.09%) SDLC
7 4 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.82%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (6.82%) Analytics
9 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Information Management
9 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
3 7 (15.91%) Korn
3 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.09%) VB
5 3 (6.82%) VBA
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) SAP
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.36%) Cognos
4 4 (9.09%) Netezza
5 1 (2.27%) Tableau
5 1 (2.27%) VMware
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