Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 165 152
Rank change year-on-year +40 -13 -35
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 26 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.91% 0.27% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.80% 1.18% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 22
West Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.93% -1.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £306 £278 £319
90th Percentile £615 £527 £423
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £508 £375
% change year-on-year -11.33% +35.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £16.63
% change year-on-year - -18.83% -84.88%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 684 934 1231
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 23.95% 23.02% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 671 813
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £385 £350
% change year-on-year +0.65% +10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £16.09 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.09% -18.53% -31.90%
10th Percentile £15.27 £14.25 £11.66
90th Percentile £35.09 £91.55 £44.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +31.03% -34.09% -24.14%

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 22 July 2017.

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 22 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
Leeds +37 21 £425 +38.78% 2
Bradford +10 3 £575 +21.05% 1
Halifax +14 1 £310 -27.06%
Wakefield 0 1 - -
BusinessObjects
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 23 (88.46%) SAP
2 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 10 (38.46%) Migration
4 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) SAS
5 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle
6 6 (23.08%) Lumira
6 6 (23.08%) Data Lineage
6 6 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
7 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (19.23%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (19.23%) VB
7 5 (19.23%) VBA
8 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (15.38%) MS Access
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) QlikView
8 4 (15.38%) Data Management
8 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 4 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
9 3 (11.54%) Physical Data Model
9 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (11.54%) Analytics
9 3 (11.54%) Data Migration

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 9 (34.62%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Lumira
2 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (15.38%) MS Access
3 4 (15.38%) QlikView
3 4 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (11.54%) DTS
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
5 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data
6 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.85%) HBase
6 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Toad
2 2 (7.69%) LSMW
3 1 (3.85%) ERwin
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) SAP Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Business Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Data Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Data Migration Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Migration Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Manager
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Migration Manager
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Manager
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Business Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Migration
2 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
4 6 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (23.08%) Data Lineage
5 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
6 4 (15.38%) Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) Analytics
7 3 (11.54%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (11.54%) Data Extraction
7 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) Statistics
7 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Revenue Management
8 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
9 1 (3.85%) Information Assurance
9 1 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) VB
2 5 (19.23%) VBA
3 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) SAP
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau