The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects Developer
Rank 184 202 178
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 6 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.14% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 20
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £476
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £383 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5068 5991 5862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.20% 92.48% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3821 4322 4320
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 84 121
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (7.69%) Retail
7 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (7.69%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) Derivative
7 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) IntelliMatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) Star Schema
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
1 1 (7.69%) Equities
1 1 (7.69%) Derivative
1 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
1 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
1 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
3 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica