Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 175 166
Rank change year-on-year -7 -9 +17
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 18 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.36% 0.40% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% 1.81% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 13
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £610 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.13% +130.19% -20.90%
10th Percentile £282 £369 £141
90th Percentile £788 £755 £420
England median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 - £18.38
10th Percentile £14.38 - £13.14
90th Percentile £17.13 - £27.61
England median hourly rate £27.50 £19.42 £21.50
% change year-on-year +41.62% -9.69% +3.56%

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 1,129 992 1,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.45% 22.26% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 668 876
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £272
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 4 20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £28.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.82% +98.25% -16.57%
10th Percentile £12.89 £14.63 £12.23
90th Percentile £25.30 £41.65 £31.50
England median hourly rate £32.24 £32.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year -1.56% +16.96% +3.24%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 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
West Yorkshire -16 12 £423 -30.74% 11
South Yorkshire -8 4 £775 +27.05% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £319 - 3
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
5 6 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) SAP
5 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
6 5 (27.78%) SAS
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 4 (22.22%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
8 3 (16.67%) HBase
8 3 (16.67%) Big Data
8 3 (16.67%) Data Lake
8 3 (16.67%) Analytics
8 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
8 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) Unix
8 3 (16.67%) Apache Hive
9 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (11.11%) Thought Leadership

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 5 (27.78%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 3 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 3 (16.67%) Big Data
3 3 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (16.67%) HBase
4 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (11.11%) Pentaho
4 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (11.11%) QlikView
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
5 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ERwin
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Kafka
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) API Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
7 2 (11.11%) Data Security
7 2 (11.11%) Data Virtualisation
7 2 (11.11%) Human Resource Management
7 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
7 2 (11.11%) Metadata Management
7 2 (11.11%) Open Source
7 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) SFIA
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP ALM
2 1 (5.56%) Oozie
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) CA
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Informatica
4 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
4 2 (11.11%) Tableau
5 1 (5.56%) Hortonworks