The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 29 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)
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 101 86
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 10 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.90% 0.27% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.79% 1.17% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 17
Leeds median daily rate £430 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.60% -16.66%  
10th Percentile £313 £301 £336
90th Percentile £475 £414 £425
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +22.03% -1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 264 343 472
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 23.66% 23.05% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 547 992
Leeds median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
10th Percentile £313 £291 £271
90th Percentile £482 £500 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Leeds median hourly rate £17.50 £16.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.76% -8.05%  
10th Percentile £17.25 £16.09 £13.50
90th Percentile £23.95 £16.09 £30.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £16.09 £17.50
% change year-on-year +36.73% -8.05%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Leeds

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Leeds

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leeds region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 19 (95.00%) SAP
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (40.00%) SAS
4 7 (35.00%) Migration
5 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Lumira
5 6 (30.00%) Data Lineage
5 6 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) VB
6 4 (20.00%) VBA
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (20.00%) MS Access
6 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (20.00%) QlikView
7 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
7 3 (15.00%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (15.00%) Statistics
7 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.00%) Billing
7 3 (15.00%) Data Management
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (15.00%) DTS
7 3 (15.00%) Toad

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Lumira
2 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (20.00%) MS Access
2 4 (20.00%) QlikView
3 3 (15.00%) DTS
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Toad
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) SAP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Excel Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Report Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SAP BI Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SSRS Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SSRS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) Migration
3 6 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (30.00%) Data Lineage
3 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (15.00%) Data Management
5 3 (15.00%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (15.00%) Statistics
5 3 (15.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Revenue Management
7 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
7 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) VB
2 4 (20.00%) VBA
3 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle