The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 28 June 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)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax - 0.68% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £540 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +14.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.53 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% -33.33%  

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 Halifax with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 3 26 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 4.17% 17.81% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 54 50
Median daily rate £428 £325 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.53% -28.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £290 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £444 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Halifax

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Halifax region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) QlikView
2 2 (66.67%) BPMN
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (66.67%) Physical Data Model
2 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) BPMN
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Data Security
1 2 (66.67%) Data Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (66.67%) Physical Data Model
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP