Period
to 18 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 152 165
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13 +8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 30 37 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.87% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.62% 3.72% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 36
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £550 £688
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% -20.00% +83.33%
10th Percentile £255 £344 £316
90th Percentile £578 £755 £800
England median daily rate £425 £444 £400
% change year-on-year -4.23% +10.94% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £13.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.24 £15.00
% change year-on-year +57.36% +48.28% -33.33%

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 1,145 995 1,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 23.15% 23.37% 24.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 815 651 1,012
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £288
90th Percentile £545 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +25.00% -24.32%
10th Percentile £14.15 £12.00 £12.23
90th Percentile £34.00 £35.00 £31.73
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.07%

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 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 August 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
South Yorkshire -3 12 £406 -33.40% 3
West Yorkshire -26 12 £411 -8.61% 5
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £225 - 2
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 15 (50.00%) SAP
2 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (33.33%) ETL
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 9 (30.00%) Finance
5 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
6 7 (23.33%) Project Management
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) Data Quality
7 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.67%) Windows
8 5 (16.67%) QA
8 5 (16.67%) Data Extraction
8 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
9 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (13.33%) Data Management
9 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (13.33%) Unix
9 4 (13.33%) SAS
9 4 (13.33%) Informatica

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 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) BPCS
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.67%) Movex
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.00%) QlikView
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.67%) Big Data
4 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (6.67%) Power BI
4 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.33%) HBase
5 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.33%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Burp Suite
1 1 (3.33%) ERwin
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) JMeter
1 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) SAP Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Business Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (3.33%) ETL Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Data Architect
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.33%) Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (33.33%) ETL
3 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (16.67%) Data Extraction
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Data Management
7 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
8 3 (10.00%) Data Governance
8 3 (10.00%) ERP
8 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) Logistics
9 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.33%) R
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) Data Quality
2 5 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (6.67%) SLA
4 1 (3.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.33%) Nessus
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) SAP
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) Informatica
5 3 (10.00%) Tableau
6 2 (6.67%) Embarcadero
6 2 (6.67%) IBM
6 2 (6.67%) Remedy
7 1 (3.33%) Alteryx
7 1 (3.33%) CA
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco
7 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks