The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Objects Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects Developer
Rank 193 176 203
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 11 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.46% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.50% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 15
Average daily rate £431 £476 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% +0.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5735 5831 7382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.14% 92.89% 91.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 4277 5223
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 119 170
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £135.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Business Objects Developer
London

Business Objects Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Objects Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Objects Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Objects Developer across the City of London region.

Business Objects Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Objects Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Business Objects Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Business Objects Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Developer across the City of London region.

Business Objects Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Objects Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Business Objects Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Objects Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (38.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) Banking
4 6 (28.57%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) SAP
7 3 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (14.29%) Market Risk
7 3 (14.29%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (9.52%) QlikView
8 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
8 2 (9.52%) Xcelsius
8 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
8 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking

Business Objects Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Business Objects Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Objects Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 6 (28.57%) BusinessObjects XI
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.52%) QlikView
6 2 (9.52%) Xcelsius
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
6 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (4.76%) DTS
7 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Market Risk
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
3 4 (19.05%) ETL
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (4.76%) Siebel