The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 28 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.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
England / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 59 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 28 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.87% 1.49% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.77% 7.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 0
Median daily rate £475 £700 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £396
% change year-on-year -3.12% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year +70.58% -14.46%  

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 the North East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 167 185 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 23.07% 21.19% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 119 104
Median daily rate £423 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% +16.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £750 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in the North East

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in the North East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in the North East

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in the North East

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +3 27 £475 -32.14%
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 45 (86.54%) Linux
1 45 (86.54%) Red Hat
1 45 (86.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 41 (78.85%) WebLogic
3 40 (76.92%) Windows
3 40 (76.92%) Oracle
4 36 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 35 (67.31%) Change Control
5 35 (67.31%) TIBCO
5 35 (67.31%) Windows Server
6 34 (65.38%) HP
6 34 (65.38%) DevOps
7 33 (63.46%) Unix
8 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (61.54%) Software Packaging
9 29 (55.77%) Git (software)
10 28 (53.85%) PowerShell
10 28 (53.85%) Active Directory
11 27 (51.92%) Configuration Management
11 27 (51.92%) Security Cleared
12 24 (46.15%) Jenkins
13 23 (44.23%) Ansible
13 23 (44.23%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (44.23%) Dollar Universe
13 23 (44.23%) Sonatype Nexus
14 22 (42.31%) Confluence
14 22 (42.31%) JIRA
14 22 (42.31%) Atlassian
14 22 (42.31%) SC Cleared

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 41 (78.85%) WebLogic
2 22 (42.31%) Confluence
3 5 (9.62%) FileNet
3 5 (9.62%) JBoss
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 36 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (44.23%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (32.69%) Trello
4 5 (9.62%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) LDAP
1 10 (19.23%) SSL
2 5 (9.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) BODI
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.62%) OLAP
2 5 (9.62%) OLAP Cube
2 5 (9.62%) QlikView
2 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.62%) SAP BW
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (55.77%) Git (software)
2 24 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 23 (44.23%) Sonatype Nexus
4 22 (42.31%) JIRA
5 17 (32.69%) GitLab
6 12 (23.08%) Oracle APEX
6 12 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Architect
2 11 (21.15%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Azure DevOps
3 9 (17.31%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (61.54%) Software Packaging
2 5 (9.62%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.62%) DataPower
4 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.77%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (86.54%) Linux
1 45 (86.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 40 (76.92%) Windows
3 35 (67.31%) Windows Server
4 33 (63.46%) Unix
5 12 (23.08%) Solaris
5 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (21.15%) HPUX
7 10 (19.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) Change Control
2 34 (65.38%) DevOps
3 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (51.92%) Configuration Management
5 18 (34.62%) Open Source
6 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (19.23%) OO
7 10 (19.23%) Workflow
8 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (17.31%) Migration
9 8 (15.38%) Project Governance
9 8 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (13.46%) Time Management
10 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
11 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (11.54%) ETL
12 5 (9.62%) Analytics
13 4 (7.69%) Data Governance
13 4 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
13 4 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 15 (28.85%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) Java
3 10 (19.23%) Perl
4 4 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Security Cleared
2 22 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 28 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (44.23%) Ansible
1 23 (44.23%) Dollar Universe
2 10 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (19.23%) Puppet
3 5 (9.62%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 45 (86.54%) Red Hat
2 40 (76.92%) Oracle
3 35 (67.31%) TIBCO
4 34 (65.38%) HP
5 22 (42.31%) Atlassian
6 12 (23.08%) Cisco
6 12 (23.08%) F5
6 12 (23.08%) VMware
7 10 (19.23%) IBM
7 10 (19.23%) Sun
8 6 (11.54%) Informatica
8 6 (11.54%) SAP
9 5 (9.62%) Axway
9 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.62%) Siebel