Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 26 July 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 116 98
Rank change year-on-year +28 -18 -3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 1 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.081% 0.11% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.37% 0.46% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 12
Cheshire median daily rate - £331 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.40% -38.82%
North West median daily rate £430 £363 £413
% change year-on-year +18.48% -12.12% +17.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £33.00
North West median hourly rate - £20.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -37.88% -40.00%

BusinessObjects is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 273 435 465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 22.09% 23.20% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 316 302
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.66% -5.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £277 £240 £276
90th Percentile £525 £550 £674
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year - -0.66% +11.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.25 £20.78 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.36% -37.03% +37.50%
10th Percentile £14.41 £15.00 £21.15
90th Percentile £39.50 £36.25 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.76% +113.17%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Cheshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Cheshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Cheshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Chester - 1 - - 1
BusinessObjects
North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Consultant
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle