The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 22 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)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 33 30
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.12% 1.59% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 4.60% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £434 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.53 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% -33.33%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 75 87 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 27.99% 34.52% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 31
Median daily rate £415 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £504 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -51.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Liverpool

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Facilities Management
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) FMCG
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) QlikView
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BW Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Facilities Management
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase