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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects Developer
Rank 195 205 197
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 12 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 14
Average daily rate
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£475 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £373 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £333 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.76% +20.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.50 -
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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
5598 6659 6481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 92.58% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4229 4859 4739
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 127 155
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £40.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 33 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
3 17 (51.52%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (48.48%) Finance
4 16 (48.48%) Banking
5 15 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (42.42%) Oracle
7 13 (39.39%) BusinessObjects XI
8 12 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 7 (21.21%) ETL
10 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
11 6 (18.18%) Informatica
11 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
12 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
13 4 (12.12%) UNIX
13 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
13 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (12.12%) MDX
14 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
14 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (9.09%) Siebel
14 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
14 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
14 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
15 2 (6.06%) Analytics
15 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.06%) Siebel Analytics
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.03%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (3.03%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (39.39%) BusinessObjects XI
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (6.06%) SQLPlus
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
10 1 (3.03%) QlikView
10 1 (3.03%) OLAP
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
1 16 (48.48%) Banking
2 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) MDX
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (21.21%) ETL
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
5 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.03%) E-business
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Logistics
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Fund Management
6 1 (3.03%) Release Management
6 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) R
4 1 (3.03%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Basel II
1 1 (3.03%) Basel III
1 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Informatica
4 3 (9.09%) Siebel
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Tableau
6 1 (3.03%) SAP