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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Rank 79 93 87
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 10 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.97% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.52% 1.18% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £348 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £270 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £398
% change year-on-year -3.12% +0.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -12.82%  

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 284 339 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 27.55% 24.06% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 248 244
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £311 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (64.71%) SAP
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) QlikView
5 6 (35.29%) Lumira
5 6 (35.29%) Data Lineage
5 6 (35.29%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) SAS
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
7 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (11.76%) Tableau
8 2 (11.76%) Power BI
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Migration
8 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (5.88%) ETL
9 1 (5.88%) VBA
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle
9 1 (5.88%) SAP MI

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Top Related 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 4 (23.53%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (35.29%) Lumira
2 6 (35.29%) QlikView
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) Power BI
5 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Report Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SSRS Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Report Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BI Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SSRS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) SAP MI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (35.29%) Data Lineage
3 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
5 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.88%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Database Security
6 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
1 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle