Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 July 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 > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 133 103
Rank change year-on-year +14 -30 +8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 13 16 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.46% 0.44% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.01% 2.26% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 30
Manchester median daily rate £405 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £317 £260 £275
90th Percentile £422 £486 £500
North West median daily rate £425 £363 £413
% change year-on-year +17.24% -12.12% +17.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £17.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £20.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -37.88% -40.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 648 708 720
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.09% 19.39% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 426 452
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £267 £236 £258
90th Percentile £527 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Manchester median hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +44.74% -3.18%
10th Percentile £19.40 £14.70 £12.65
90th Percentile £23.00 £33.70 £21.10
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £39.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.10% -7.65% +113.17%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Manchester

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Manchester

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Manchester

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Manchester

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Stockport - 1 £425 -
BusinessObjects
North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) SAP BW
2 8 (61.54%) SAP
3 5 (38.46%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) C
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) QlikView
6 2 (15.38%) FMCG
6 2 (15.38%) SAS
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Power BI
6 2 (15.38%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Banking

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SAP BW
2 2 (15.38%) Power BI
2 2 (15.38%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) SAP BW Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) FMCG
3 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle