The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects XI skills 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 BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 179 176 171
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 20 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.47% 1.96% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 24
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£425 £398 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -6.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £348 £358
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -2.79%
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1358 1326 1412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.93% 22.23% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1006 1061
Average daily rate £450 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £36.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -23.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £27.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.75 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

BusinessObjects XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects XI across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects XI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BusinessObjects XI
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 BusinessObjects XI across the City of London region.

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BusinessObjects XI
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 BusinessObjects XI across the City of London region.

BusinessObjects XI Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BusinessObjects XI also 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 that cited BusinessObjects XI.

1 22 (73.33%) Business Objects
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (36.67%) ETL
4 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle
5 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (20.00%) Banking
7 6 (20.00%) Star Schema
7 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (16.67%) Java
8 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
8 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (13.33%) JIRA
9 4 (13.33%) QA
9 4 (13.33%) Data Mart
9 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (13.33%) Informatica
9 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
9 4 (13.33%) J2EE
9 4 (13.33%) XML

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BusinessObjects XI also 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 that cited BusinessObjects XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (20.00%) Star Schema
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (13.33%) Data Mart
7 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (10.00%) QlikView
9 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (6.67%) OLAP
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
10 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Designer
3 4 (13.33%) Business Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Business Objects Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Report Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) ETL Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Report Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) J2EE
1 4 (13.33%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) JMS
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) Java EE
3 2 (6.67%) SAP XI
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.67%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) ETL
2 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.00%) BCP
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) VB
5 3 (10.00%) VB6
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Business Objects
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Informatica
3 4 (13.33%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) Sybase
4 3 (10.00%) CODA
5 2 (6.67%) Cognos
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) Tableau