The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 29 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 (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.38% - 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.82% - 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £413 - £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +114.81% -40.00%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 55 48 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 21.07% 16.72% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 57
Median daily rate £388 £386 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.32% +6.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £600 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.25 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year -4.61% +1.24%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Southampton

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Southampton region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Kalido
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Kalido
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (50.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ASP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
1 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle