Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 82 99
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 -6
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 11 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.83% 1.31% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.36% 5.05% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Wales median daily rate £500 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +18.11% +5.83%
10th Percentile £343 £281 £281
90th Percentile £521 £492 £345
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £23.49 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +56.62% -33.33% +28.57%

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 Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 327 317 491
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 24.70% 25.94% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 205 330
Wales median daily rate £375 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £208 £208 £200
90th Percentile £531 £503 £450
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 5
Wales median hourly rate £32.50 £19.63 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.61% -43.12% +14.05%
10th Percentile £18.09 £11.70 £17.00
90th Percentile £40.20 £55.80 £48.90
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +8.77% +14.00% -13.04%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Wales

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Wales

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Wales over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Wales

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Wales

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Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +1 9 £500 +33.33% 1
North Wales - 1 £175 -
BusinessObjects
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (63.64%) QlikView
3 7 (63.64%) Data Management
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (63.64%) Data Architecture
3 7 (63.64%) Tableau
3 7 (63.64%) Data Quality
3 7 (63.64%) Analytics
3 7 (63.64%) Informatica
3 7 (63.64%) MicroStrategy
3 7 (63.64%) ETL
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (63.64%) ERwin
3 7 (63.64%) Quality Management
3 7 (63.64%) Ab Initio
3 7 (63.64%) Teradata
4 6 (54.55%) SAS
4 6 (54.55%) Netezza
4 6 (54.55%) Data Analytics
4 6 (54.55%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (54.55%) Hadoop
4 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
5 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
5 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) SQL

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (54.55%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (63.64%) QlikView
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (54.55%) Hadoop
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) ERwin
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Data Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Teradata Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) Analytics
2 7 (63.64%) Data Architecture
2 7 (63.64%) Data Management
2 7 (63.64%) ETL
2 7 (63.64%) Quality Management
3 6 (54.55%) Data Analytics
3 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
3 6 (54.55%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
5 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 3 (27.27%) Data Strategy
6 3 (27.27%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) NVQ Level 4
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Ab Initio
1 7 (63.64%) Informatica
1 7 (63.64%) MicroStrategy
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
1 7 (63.64%) Teradata
2 6 (54.55%) Netezza
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Sage