Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 63 41
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22 -1
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 20 18 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.04% 1.95% 4.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.08% 8.14% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 38
Gloucestershire median daily rate £423 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £391 £285 £325
90th Percentile £468 £445 £500
South West median daily rate £420 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +20.00% -15.15% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £12.00 -
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 142 221 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.58% 23.89% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 126 153
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £244 £245
90th Percentile £475 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £56.00 £25.00 £48.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +124.00% -48.06% -
10th Percentile £15.88 £16.20 £39.75
90th Percentile £59.13 £36.75 £56.53
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +29.63% -20.59% +22.52%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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
Gloucester -1 8 £438 +16.67%
Cheltenham - 3 £475 -
Cirencester +2 2 £425 +2.41%
BusinessObjects
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 18 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (55.00%) Data Analysis
5 10 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (35.00%) Scrum
7 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
9 5 (25.00%) IBM
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) ETL
9 5 (25.00%) JIRA
9 5 (25.00%) Kanban
10 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (20.00%) Confluence
10 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (20.00%) Migration
10 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
10 4 (20.00%) SAP
10 4 (20.00%) ERwin
10 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
11 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring 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 4 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (5.00%) Data Mart
7 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (5.00%) Power BI
7 1 (5.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (20.00%) ERwin
3 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Business Data Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Business Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Programmer
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (5.00%) Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Data Mining Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Report Developer
8 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (55.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 5 (25.00%) Kanban
6 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
8 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 2 (10.00%) Release Management
8 2 (10.00%) System Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Data Security
9 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) IBM
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata