Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 April 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 173 154
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 -19
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 27 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.57% 0.58% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.77% 2.72% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £408 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.45% +17.27% -34.74%
10th Percentile £311 £325 £210
90th Percentile £486 £615 £425
England median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £21.83 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -37.64% +12.90% +53.96%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 973 1,028 1,039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.63% 21.31% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 692 679
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £310 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 4 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.06 £17.54 £22.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -21.00% +5.69%
10th Percentile £14.26 £12.26 £16.90
90th Percentile £24.51 £19.26 £36.37
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% +12.07% +13.99%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Yorkshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
West Yorkshire +7 17 £388 -3.13% 1
North Yorkshire +6 10 £450 +100.00%
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 19 (70.37%) SAP
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
4 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (29.63%) User Experience
6 7 (25.93%) Analytics
6 7 (25.93%) Tableau
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) ETL
7 6 (22.22%) DSDM
7 6 (22.22%) Google
7 6 (22.22%) Google Analytics
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 5 (18.52%) SAP HANA
8 5 (18.52%) User Stories
8 5 (18.52%) Open Source
8 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
9 4 (14.81%) .NET
9 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
9 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (14.81%) SEO
9 4 (14.81%) Marketing
10 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (18.52%) SAP HANA
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.70%) BODI
6 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) DB2
6 1 (3.70%) Power BI
6 1 (3.70%) QlikView
6 1 (3.70%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 7 (25.93%) SAP Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Business Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) SAP BI Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) SAP Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) SAP XI
2 2 (7.41%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (29.63%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (25.93%) Analytics
3 7 (25.93%) ETL
4 6 (22.22%) DSDM
5 5 (18.52%) Open Source
5 5 (18.52%) User Stories
5 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
6 4 (14.81%) SEO
7 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) API Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Case Management
8 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
8 2 (7.41%) Information Governance
8 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (7.41%) Prototyping
8 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) R
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) SAP
2 7 (25.93%) Tableau
3 6 (22.22%) Google
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (7.41%) Capita
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.70%) F5
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) OpenText
7 1 (3.70%) Progress