The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for BusinessObjects Dashboards skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects Dashboards over the 3 months to 27 April 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 Dashboards (formerly Xcelsius)
England / South East
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 270 269
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Dashboards 5 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.061% 0.072% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.35% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Median daily rate £378 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.94% +2.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £325
% change year-on-year -0.64% +18.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 -

BusinessObjects Dashboards 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 South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1752 1982 1810
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 21.49% 20.33% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1052 1276 1105
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 35
Median hourly rate £20.75 £35.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.54% +9.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £51.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -3.84% -  

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects Dashboards in the South East

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects Dashboards in the South East

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects Dashboards in the South East

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects Dashboards within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Berkshire +21 5 £378 -4.67%
BusinessObjects Dashboards
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects Dashboards 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 South East region with a requirement for BusinessObjects Dashboards.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Global Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Global Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SAP