The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects 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 over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 127 130 105
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 70 74 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.33% 1.27% 1.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.10% 5.56% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 55 95
Average daily rate
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£500 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £652 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £31.82 £21.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.20 £30.03 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-49.39% +71.57%
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London

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
1372 1331 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 26.08% 22.92% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 992 1246
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 £38.66 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.33% +10.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £24.40 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £47.07 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BusinessObjects
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 across the City of London region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BusinessObjects
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 across the City of London region.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BusinessObjects 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.

1 73 (52.52%) SQL
2 59 (42.45%) Finance
3 52 (37.41%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (36.69%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (30.22%) SAP
6 38 (27.34%) SQL Server
6 38 (27.34%) ETL
6 38 (27.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (25.90%) Banking
8 30 (21.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (21.58%) Data Modelling
8 30 (21.58%) Oracle
9 27 (19.42%) .NET
10 26 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (17.27%) T-SQL
12 22 (15.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 21 (15.11%) QlikView
14 20 (14.39%) Asset Management
15 19 (13.67%) Microsoft
15 19 (13.67%) Kimball Methodology
16 18 (12.95%) BusinessObjects XI
16 18 (12.95%) C#
16 18 (12.95%) Java
16 18 (12.95%) OLAP
17 17 (12.23%) MS Excel
17 17 (12.23%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (11.51%) Investment Banking
18 16 (11.51%) Informatica
19 15 (10.79%) UNIX
19 15 (10.79%) Tableau

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BusinessObjects 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.32%) SAS
3 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.44%) JBoss
4 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.72%) Documentum
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.72%) Captiva
4 1 (0.72%) Confluence
4 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.60%) MS Office
3 4 (2.88%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.16%) SPSS
5 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.72%) MS Project
6 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.19%) SAP BPC
2 7 (5.04%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (5.04%) SAP FI
2 7 (5.04%) SAP CO
3 3 (2.16%) Global One
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.72%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.72%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.72%) Endur
5 1 (0.72%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) SaaS
1 2 (1.44%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) Intranet
2 2 (1.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.69%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (27.34%) SQL Server
2 38 (27.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (21.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (15.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (15.11%) QlikView
6 18 (12.95%) BusinessObjects XI
6 18 (12.95%) OLAP
7 17 (12.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (10.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 9 (6.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (5.76%) SAP BW
10 8 (5.76%) SSDT
11 7 (5.04%) Relational Database
11 7 (5.04%) PowerCenter
12 6 (4.32%) Star Schema
13 5 (3.60%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
14 3 (2.16%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.47%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.04%) ERwin
4 3 (2.16%) Subversion
5 2 (1.44%) JIRA
5 2 (1.44%) ProC
5 2 (1.44%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 59 (42.45%) Finance
2 36 (25.90%) Banking
3 16 (11.51%) Investment Banking
4 13 (9.35%) Retail
5 7 (5.04%) Front Office
6 6 (4.32%) Advertising
7 5 (3.60%) Marketing
8 4 (2.88%) Legal
9 3 (2.16%) Publishing
10 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.72%) French Language
10 1 (0.72%) German Language
10 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (44.60%) Developer
2 41 (29.50%) Analyst
3 22 (15.83%) SQL Developer
4 19 (13.67%) Business Developer
5 17 (12.23%) Business Objects Developer
6 16 (11.51%) Business Analyst
7 12 (8.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (6.47%) SQL Server Developer
8 9 (6.47%) Architect
9 8 (5.76%) Data Analyst
9 8 (5.76%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Consultant
10 6 (4.32%) ETL Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 5 (3.60%) MI Analyst
11 5 (3.60%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.60%) Service Manager
12 4 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (2.88%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (2.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.42%) .NET
2 11 (7.91%) Middleware
3 10 (7.19%) XML
4 7 (5.04%) MDX
4 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.60%) LINQ
5 5 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.16%) SAP PI
6 3 (2.16%) HTML
7 2 (1.44%) JSON
7 2 (1.44%) SAP BSP
7 2 (1.44%) Web Services
7 2 (1.44%) J2EE
7 2 (1.44%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.72%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.72%) Spring
8 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.72%) WDK
8 1 (0.72%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.76%) Clustering
3 7 (5.04%) Equities
3 7 (5.04%) Credit Risk
4 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.32%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.32%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.60%) NHS
5 5 (3.60%) Derivative
6 4 (2.88%) Statistics
7 3 (2.16%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.16%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (1.44%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (1.44%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.44%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.72%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.79%) UNIX
2 11 (7.91%) Windows
3 10 (7.19%) Linux
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.41%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (27.34%) ETL
3 30 (21.58%) Data Modelling
4 26 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (14.39%) Asset Management
6 19 (13.67%) Kimball Methodology
7 14 (10.07%) Change Management
8 13 (9.35%) Scrum
8 13 (9.35%) Data Analysis
9 11 (7.91%) Business Analysis
9 11 (7.91%) Dimensional Modelling
10 10 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (7.19%) ITIL
10 10 (7.19%) Analytics
11 9 (6.47%) Service Management
11 9 (6.47%) Migration
12 7 (5.04%) Project Management
13 6 (4.32%) CRM
13 6 (4.32%) Investment Management
13 6 (4.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (52.52%) SQL
2 24 (17.27%) T-SQL
3 18 (12.95%) C#
3 18 (12.95%) Java
4 12 (8.63%) VBA
5 8 (5.76%) VB.NET
5 8 (5.76%) Shell Script
5 8 (5.76%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.04%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.88%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.16%) Python
9 2 (1.44%) VBScript
9 2 (1.44%) VB
10 1 (0.72%) Perl
10 1 (0.72%) ABAP
10 1 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
2 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.44%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.72%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) QA
2 4 (2.88%) Solvency II
2 4 (2.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.44%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.72%) COBIT
4 1 (0.72%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.72%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (30.22%) SAP
2 30 (21.58%) Oracle
3 19 (13.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (11.51%) Informatica
5 15 (10.79%) Tableau
6 9 (6.47%) Cognos
7 7 (5.04%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.88%) Teradata
9 4 (2.88%) Sybase
10 3 (2.16%) IBM
10 3 (2.16%) Alteryx
11 2 (1.44%) VMware
11 2 (1.44%) Citrix
12 1 (0.72%) BEA
12 1 (0.72%) Google
12 1 (0.72%) Aprimo
12 1 (0.72%) Perforce
12 1 (0.72%) Adobe
12 1 (0.72%) Murex
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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