Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 January 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 95 89
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6 -14
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 9 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.42% 1.01% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.56% 4.92% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 9
Bristol median daily rate £405 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.52% +19.23% -22.39%
10th Percentile £376 £296 £293
90th Percentile £482 £450 £420
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +9.38% +10.34% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £12.00

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 Bristol with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 576 386 319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.95% 20.59% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 274 238
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £296 £275
90th Percentile £575 £508 £544
South West median daily rate £425 £415 £370
% change year-on-year +2.41% +12.16% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 1
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £29.13 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.92% -35.28% +229.37%
10th Percentile £32.50 £11.06 £42.50
90th Percentile £68.38 £55.38 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% -3.61%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Bristol

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Bristol

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) 3G
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) 4G
3 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
4 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Transition
4 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
4 2 (22.22%) SAS
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) 3GPP
5 1 (11.11%) IBM

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Notepad++
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) 3G
1 3 (33.33%) 4G
1 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (11.11%) 3GPP
2 1 (11.11%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Transition
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cognizant
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Teradata