Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 21 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 63 78
Rank change year-on-year +20 +15 -16
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.77% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 0.93% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 3
Lancashire median daily rate £610 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +103.33% +50.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £605 £300 £163
90th Percentile £755 £300 £403
North West median daily rate £610 £400 £436
% change year-on-year +52.40% -8.25% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - £20.50 -
North West median hourly rate - £20.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -37.88% -8.33%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 120 214 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 26.61% 32.52% 24.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 141 163
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £207
90th Percentile £615 £544 £535
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 13
Lancashire median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £39.00 £23.30 £28.79
90th Percentile £67.26 £67.45 £41.60
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +45.45%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Lancashire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Lancashire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Lancashire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Blackpool - 6 £610 -
Preston -9 1 - - 1
Accrington - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Data Security
2 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) Information Assurance
2 6 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Pentaho
2 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (75.00%) SAS
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) CA
2 6 (75.00%) Informatica
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) ERwin
2 6 (75.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (75.00%) Tableau
2 6 (75.00%) Data Governance
2 6 (75.00%) Data Quality

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 6 (75.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
1 6 (75.00%) Big Data
1 6 (75.00%) Data Lake
1 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (75.00%) HBase
1 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (75.00%) Pentaho
1 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) ERwin
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Data Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Lead Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Lead Data Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Data Architecture
1 6 (75.00%) Data Governance
1 6 (75.00%) Data Integration
1 6 (75.00%) Data Management
1 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (75.00%) Data Security
1 6 (75.00%) Data Strategy
1 6 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 6 (75.00%) Metadata Management
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
1 6 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) SFIA
1 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) Data Quality
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) CA
1 6 (75.00%) Informatica
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Tableau
2 2 (25.00%) SAP