The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 June 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 / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 128 93
Rank change year-on-year +4 -35  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 18 12 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.66% 0.40% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.33% 2.08% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 45
Median daily rate £463 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.11% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £208 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £431 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +14.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.53 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% -33.33%  

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 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 540 577 675
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 19.72% 19.26% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 925 1223
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £260 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 25
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +72.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £12.25 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing BusinessObjects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in the South West

BusinessObjects
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 in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in the South West

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in the South West

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in the South West

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Dorset +13 4 - - 1
Devon -2 4 £488 -
Wiltshire -3 4 - -
Gloucestershire +13 3 £475 +22.58% 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South West region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 19 (55.88%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) Finance
5 7 (20.59%) SAP
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (17.65%) Retail
7 5 (14.71%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (14.71%) QlikView
7 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
7 5 (14.71%) BMC
7 5 (14.71%) Remedy
7 5 (14.71%) ITSM
7 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 3 (8.82%) ETL
9 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
9 3 (8.82%) VBA
9 3 (8.82%) .NET
9 3 (8.82%) Change Control
9 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.82%) Tableau
9 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
10 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
10 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
10 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (5.88%) Time Management
10 2 (5.88%) Migration

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.94%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (14.71%) Qlik Sense
2 5 (14.71%) QlikView
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.88%) MS Access
4 2 (5.88%) Power BI
4 2 (5.88%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.94%) Big Data
5 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ERwin
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Business Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Data Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (2.94%) EPR Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Report Manager
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) Kafka
3 1 (2.94%) SAPUI5
3 1 (2.94%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.94%) EPoS
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (14.71%) ITSM
2 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
4 3 (8.82%) ETL
4 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (2.94%) ERP
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) VBA
3 2 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Scala
4 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.88%) ISO 14001
1 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) Basel II
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) BMC
2 5 (14.71%) Remedy
3 3 (8.82%) Tableau
4 2 (5.88%) Cognos
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Teradata
5 1 (2.94%) Informatica
5 1 (2.94%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (2.94%) Netezza
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