Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 79 28
Rank change year-on-year +39 -51 -16
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.81% 0.56% 5.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 1.67% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 11
Belfast median daily rate £283 £225 £193
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.56% +16.88% -29.03%
10th Percentile £236 £213 £163
90th Percentile £310 £248 £218
County Antrim median daily rate £283 £225 £193
% change year-on-year +25.56% +16.88% -29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
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 78 180 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 23.49% 33.33% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 137 55
Belfast median daily rate £412 £430 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +11.69% +25.20%
10th Percentile £257 £361 £192
90th Percentile £498 £588 £563
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £430 £385
% change year-on-year -4.19% +11.69% +25.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Belfast median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £12.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.71% +15.04% -
10th Percentile £31.50 £14.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £21.80 £33.63
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year +135.71% -1.75% -

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 9 December 2018, 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%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Hyperion
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (83.33%) Process Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) IFS
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) COM
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Hyperion Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) ERP
1 5 (83.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Hyperion
2 5 (83.33%) IFS
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos