The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 139
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Dashboards 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.064%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
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 West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 472 597 693
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.98% 20.09% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 431 483
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £13.00 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.75 £39.00
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects Dashboards in the South West