Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 20 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 76 93
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17 -25
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.39% 0.86% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.13% 5.38% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £399 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% +10.76% +24.14%
10th Percentile £375 £313 £273
90th Percentile £425 £425 £453
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.08 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.17% - -
East of England median hourly rate £22.53 £12.08 -
% change year-on-year +86.51% - -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 235 223 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 18.42% 15.91% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 119 164
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.92% +8.93%
10th Percentile £250 £281 £275
90th Percentile £575 £494 £500
East of England median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £27.50 £12.08 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.65% -18.65% -32.50%
East of England median hourly rate £31.25 £34.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year -9.42% +28.97% -24.01%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Hertfordshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Hertfordshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Hertfordshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Stevenage +3 4 £400 -
BusinessObjects
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) ThinApp

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) VMware