Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 15 February 2019 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)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 61 47
Rank change year-on-year +24 -14 -32
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.94% 0.63% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 2.14% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Belfast median daily rate £290 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.89% - -
County Antrim median daily rate £290 £225 -
% change year-on-year +28.89% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Belfast median hourly rate £33.00 - £10.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 - £10.00

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 Belfast with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 90 140 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 29.03% 29.41% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 96 78
Belfast median daily rate £412 £430 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +2.38% +34.40%
10th Percentile £225 £300 £360
90th Percentile £476 £650 £588
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £430 £420
% change year-on-year -4.19% +2.38% +34.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Belfast median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £12.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.71% +15.04% -
10th Percentile £22.05 £14.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £141.60 £15.60 £37.38
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 £16.00 £14.34
% change year-on-year +106.25% +11.58% -

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Belfast

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Belfast

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Belfast

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) IFS
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) COM

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Hyperion Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 6 (100.00%) IFS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle