Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 89 81
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 20 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.07% 0.99% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.60% 5.26% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 24
Bristol median daily rate £400 £331 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.75% -19.21% +9.33%
10th Percentile £269 £300 £273
90th Percentile £450 £412 £484
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £420
% change year-on-year +6.67% -10.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year +87.50% - -

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 357 304 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.11% 18.73% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 218 349
Bristol median daily rate £423 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.03% -2.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £296 £275 £275
90th Percentile £525 £525 £475
South West median daily rate £418 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +12.84% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Bristol median hourly rate £48.75 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +306.25% -7.69% -72.63%
10th Percentile £42.88 £10.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £57.63 £45.50 £14.43
South West median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.38% +23.08% +6.56%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 February 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 Bristol region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) SAP
3 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) SAS
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) Analytics
6 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Data Management
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) Banking
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Base SAS
8 3 (15.00%) SAS Macro
8 3 (15.00%) Data Architecture
8 3 (15.00%) Actionable Insight
9 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.00%) Marketing
9 2 (10.00%) 4G
9 2 (10.00%) Tableau
9 2 (10.00%) Data Quality

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 5 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) 3G
1 2 (10.00%) 4G
2 1 (5.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (5.00%) 5G
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.00%) Base SAS
5 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (5.00%) QlikView
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Business Developer
2 7 (35.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) MI Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Business Objects Reports Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Report Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Commercial Finance Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Finance Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SAS Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior MI Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Data Management
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Actionable Insight
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
6 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) SAS Macro
3 2 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Tableau
3 2 (10.00%) Teradata
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Siebel
4 1 (5.00%) VMware