Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 January 2018 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 133 146
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 16 27 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.85% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.33% 3.36% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 25
West Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% - +128.76%
10th Percentile £367 £135 £181
90th Percentile £615 £425 £403
Yorkshire median daily rate £543 £310 £363
% change year-on-year +75.00% -14.48% +52.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £23.94 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.58% -18.37%
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £23.94 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +59.58% -18.37%

BusinessObjects is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 687 804 1,048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 22.79% 25.27% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 531 689
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £297 £285 £281
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 18
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £21.19 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.65% +6.12%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.75 £24.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +36.46% +23.08% +6.12%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in West Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in West Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in West Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in West Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Leeds +6 10 £610 +52.50% 1
Wakefield -4 1 - -
BusinessObjects
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
1 7 (43.75%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) SAS
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (12.50%) Capita
6 2 (12.50%) Data Security
6 2 (12.50%) CA
6 2 (12.50%) Informatica
6 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (12.50%) ERwin
6 2 (12.50%) Metadata Management
6 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (12.50%) SFIA
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (18.75%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (6.25%) Aareon QL
2 1 (6.25%) Academy Housing
2 1 (6.25%) Kypera Housing
2 1 (6.25%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (6.25%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (6.25%) OPENHousing
2 1 (6.25%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (6.25%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Data Lake
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) HBase
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) Pentaho
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.25%) DB2
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
4 1 (6.25%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) ERwin
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) ETL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Data Architect
4 2 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Report Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Security
4 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 2 (12.50%) Metadata Management
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) SFIA
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) ANSI SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
1 7 (43.75%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) CA
2 2 (12.50%) Capita
2 2 (12.50%) Informatica
2 2 (12.50%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) Aareon
3 1 (6.25%) Ariba
3 1 (6.25%) Castleton
3 1 (6.25%) Civica
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Northgate
3 1 (6.25%) Orchard