Period
to 21 January 2019

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 6 months to 21 January 2019 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)
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 126 131
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 +4
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.26% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.02% 1.78% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 3
Leeds median daily rate £510 £610 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.39% +52.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £388 £311
90th Percentile £750 £615 £425
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £463 £350
% change year-on-year -13.51% +32.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £23.94

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 Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 587 561 636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.14% 25.58% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 415 435
Leeds median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £337 £300 £296
90th Percentile £588 £538 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 6
Leeds median hourly rate £17.66 - £22.00
10th Percentile £12.86 - £13.13
90th Percentile £23.05 - £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 - £21.19

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

BusinessObjects
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 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Leeds

BusinessObjects
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 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 4 (66.67%) SAP
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 2 (33.33%) Data Virtualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement

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 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) HBase
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (16.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Apache NiFi
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Data Virtualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Thought Leadership
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP ALM
2 1 (16.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) Hortonworks