Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 133 158
Rank change year-on-year -28 +25 -2
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 11 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.78% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.34% 3.13% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 7
West Yorkshire median daily rate £474 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.86% +57.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £347 £362 £134
90th Percentile £750 £615 £458
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £600 £375
% change year-on-year -25.00% +60.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 - £23.94
10th Percentile £14.38 - £17.97
90th Percentile £17.13 - £28.56
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £15.94

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 823 735 914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.90% 24.92% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 510 617
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £320 £310 £286
90th Percentile £550 £530 £515
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.75 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.92% +7.48% +5.00%
10th Percentile £13.48 £13.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £33.60 £24.60 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.82% +39.29% -15.97%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Bradford -8 4 £314 -45.39% 2
Leeds -18 4 £688 +12.70% 2
BusinessObjects
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) SAP
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) SAS
6 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) Statistics
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) QlikView
6 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
6 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Big Data
6 2 (18.18%) Hortonworks

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 2 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView
2 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
3 1 (9.09%) Data Lake
3 1 (9.09%) HBase
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
3 1 (9.09%) Sqoop
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
3 2 (18.18%) SAP BI Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Data Virtualisation
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) ETL Development
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 1 (9.09%) Accounts Payable
5 1 (9.09%) Accounts Receivable
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Order to Cash
5 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (9.09%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oozie
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Hortonworks
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft