Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 52 56
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 +16
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 10 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.44% 0.97% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.81% 6.06% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Bedfordshire median daily rate £618 £450 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.22% +59.29% -5.83%
10th Percentile £473 £421 £223
90th Percentile £645 £475 £348
East of England median daily rate £450 £404 £350
% change year-on-year +11.49% +15.32% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.23 £14.00
% change year-on-year -43.96% +123.04% -44.00%

BusinessObjects is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 128 99 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.42% 16.02% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 66 76
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £330 £233 £219
90th Percentile £635 £588 £594
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.82 £31.76
% change year-on-year -19.88% +15.93% +11.44%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing BusinessObjects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Bedfordshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessObjects in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Bedfordshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Bedfordshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Bedfordshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -5 4 £618 +37.22%
Bedford - 2 - -
BusinessObjects
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 6 (60.00%) SAP
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Impala
4 3 (30.00%) Big Data
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (30.00%) Tableau
4 3 (30.00%) Mesos
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (30.00%) Data Flow Diagram
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon QuickSight
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) QlikView
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (30.00%) Cognos
5 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
5 2 (20.00%) SAPscript

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
1 2 (20.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Impala
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon QuickSight
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (30.00%) QlikView
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) HBase
3 2 (20.00%) Mahout
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modeller
3 1 (10.00%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) GraphX
1 2 (20.00%) MLlib
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (20.00%) TensorFlow
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) ODBC
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Data Flow Diagram
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) R
2 2 (20.00%) SAPscript
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Cognos
2 3 (30.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Workday