The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 44 47 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.61% 1.11% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 5.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £394 £460 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.40% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £396
% change year-on-year -3.12% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year +70.58% -14.46%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 72 88 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 21.82% 19.51% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 52 102
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Gloucestershire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Gloucestershire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -2 2 £394 -14.40%
BusinessObjects
South West

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Teradata
4 4 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
5 3 (37.50%) ISEB
5 3 (37.50%) SAS
5 3 (37.50%) ISO 9000
6 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (25.00%) Basel II
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) SDLC

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Documentum
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (12.50%) MS Access
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (12.50%) ERwin
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO 9000
2 2 (25.00%) Basel II
2 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Teradata
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com