Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 July 2018 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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 52 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9 +8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 12 11 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.62% 1.77% 4.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.16% 7.80% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 27
Sheffield median daily rate £413 £610 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.38% -15.86% -
10th Percentile £325 £535 £335
90th Percentile £645 £755 £800
South Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £610 £725
% change year-on-year -29.30% -15.86% +81.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 131 141 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 17.73% 22.63% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 80 214
Sheffield median daily rate £415 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +8.28% +12.14%
10th Percentile £306 £324 £288
90th Percentile £511 £618 £721
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - £12.00 -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.54 £12.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +46.17% -48.94% +52.70%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Sheffield

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Sheffield

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 8 (66.67%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) SAS
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Informatica
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Data Extraction
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) SFIA
4 3 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Slack
5 2 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Microservices
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 2 (16.67%) Burp Suite
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) REST

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) PowerCenter
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) HBase
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (8.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Burp Suite
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) JMeter
1 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) ERwin
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Database Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Coaching
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 3 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (25.00%) SFIA
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Microservices
4 2 (16.67%) OWASP
4 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) WCAG
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nessus
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) CA
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau