Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 157 117
Rank change year-on-year +28 -40 +35
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 15 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.41% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.18% 1.79% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 20
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.23% +9.64%
10th Percentile £316 £385 £301
90th Percentile £483 £463 £485
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £406 £413
% change year-on-year +4.62% -1.52% -22.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 689 784 678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.17% 23.20% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 554 440
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +0.67%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £575 £544 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 9
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.33 £33.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.31% +76.32% -9.52%
10th Percentile £14.86 £14.65 £15.27
90th Percentile £28.73 £33.75 £35.09
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 £21.42 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.61% +12.71% -9.52%

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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 0 7 £393 -
Leeds +24 4 £481 +20.31% 1
BusinessObjects
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 12 (80.00%) SAP
2 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (73.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (53.33%) User Experience
6 6 (40.00%) DSDM
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Visualisation
7 5 (33.33%) SAP HANA
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (33.33%) User Stories
8 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
9 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (13.33%) Tableau
9 2 (13.33%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (13.33%) Lumira
9 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
10 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
10 1 (6.67%) Line Management
10 1 (6.67%) SDLC
10 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
10 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
10 1 (6.67%) QlikView
10 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (6.67%) MongoDB

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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) EngageOne
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) Lumira
3 2 (13.33%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) Power BI
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (6.67%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAP BI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (53.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) DSDM
3 6 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Data Virtualisation
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) SEO
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) OpenText
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Progress