The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 30 March 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 60 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.33% 1.61% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.83% 9.26% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £525 £510 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year +70.58% -14.46%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 145 108 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 27.46% 17.42% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 54 73
Median daily rate £438 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.86% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.90 - £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in West Sussex

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in West Sussex

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Worthing +19 5 - -
Crawley +5 1 £525 +1.94%
BusinessObjects
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 18 (78.26%) CRM
2 16 (69.57%) SAP
2 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 16 (69.57%) Data Management
2 16 (69.57%) Master Data Management
3 15 (65.22%) Telecoms
4 14 (60.87%) ERP
4 14 (60.87%) CCA
4 14 (60.87%) SAP BW
4 14 (60.87%) webMethods
4 14 (60.87%) SAP Data Services
4 14 (60.87%) SAP ERP
4 14 (60.87%) Test Management
4 14 (60.87%) SAP XI
4 14 (60.87%) General Ledger
4 14 (60.87%) SAP PSCD
4 14 (60.87%) Revenue Management
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) Unix
6 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.04%) QlikView
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle
7 3 (13.04%) Power BI
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Reinsurance
8 2 (8.70%) Logical Data Model

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (60.87%) SAP ERP
1 14 (60.87%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.35%) SAP FI-CA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SAP BW
1 14 (60.87%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) Power BI
3 3 (13.04%) QlikView
4 2 (8.70%) DB2
4 2 (8.70%) OLAP
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) Lumira
5 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 15 (65.22%) Telecoms
3 14 (60.87%) General Ledger
4 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Consultant
1 9 (39.13%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
2 4 (17.39%) Applications Support Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Support Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Database Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Management Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) SAP XI
2 1 (4.35%) MDX
2 1 (4.35%) OLE
2 1 (4.35%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Reinsurance
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) CRM
2 16 (69.57%) Data Management
2 16 (69.57%) Master Data Management
3 14 (60.87%) ERP
3 14 (60.87%) Revenue Management
3 14 (60.87%) Test Management
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Data Security
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (8.70%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.35%) Inmon Methodology
6 1 (4.35%) Invoice Processing
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CCA
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) SAP
2 14 (60.87%) webMethods
3 3 (13.04%) Cognos
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Netezza
4 2 (8.70%) Teradata
5 1 (4.35%) Tableau