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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 127 132 125
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 25 58 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 1.15% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.93% 4.92% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 59
Average daily rate £463 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.55% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £596 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.38 £21.75 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +24.46%
BusinessObjects
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
854 1178 1439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.22% 23.40% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 933 1059
Average daily rate £475 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 39 (58.21%) SQL
1 39 (58.21%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (49.25%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (43.28%) Finance
4 26 (38.81%) ETL
4 26 (38.81%) Banking
5 25 (37.31%) SAP
6 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
7 16 (23.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (22.39%) Data Modelling
9 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (19.40%) Data Analysis
10 13 (19.40%) T-SQL
11 10 (14.93%) Oracle
11 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (14.93%) BusinessObjects XI
12 9 (13.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 9 (13.43%) Tableau
12 9 (13.43%) Kimball Methodology
12 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (13.43%) Java
12 9 (13.43%) Informatica
13 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
13 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (10.45%) Investment Banking
14 7 (10.45%) ITSM
14 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
14 7 (10.45%) Windows
14 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (8.96%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (2.99%) JBoss
1 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.49%) Captiva
2 1 (1.49%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) Documentum
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) SAP HCM
2 2 (2.99%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.99%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) DNS
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (49.25%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
3 16 (23.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (14.93%) BusinessObjects XI
4 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (13.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.97%) Big Data
7 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.97%) PowerCenter
7 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.97%) SAP BI
7 4 (5.97%) SAP BW
7 4 (5.97%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.97%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) ERwin
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 26 (38.81%) Banking
3 7 (10.45%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.46%) Back Office
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Front Office
6 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.49%) Law
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (49.25%) Developer
2 25 (37.31%) Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Business Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Business Objects Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Banking Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) SQL Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (7.46%) ETL Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Report Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Business Objects Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) HR Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) CSS
2 3 (4.48%) Middleware
2 3 (4.48%) RESTful
2 3 (4.48%) XML
3 2 (2.99%) .NET
3 2 (2.99%) MDX
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.49%) J2EE
4 1 (1.49%) jQuery
4 1 (1.49%) LINQ
4 1 (1.49%) WDK
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.48%) CMDB
4 3 (4.48%) Equities
4 3 (4.48%) Statistics
5 2 (2.99%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.99%) Derivative
5 2 (2.99%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.99%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.99%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (2.99%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.49%) Clustering
6 1 (1.49%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.49%) Fintech
6 1 (1.49%) FMCG
6 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Unix
3 3 (4.48%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (38.81%) ETL
3 15 (22.39%) Data Modelling
4 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.40%) Data Analysis
6 9 (13.43%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (10.45%) ITSM
8 6 (8.96%) Analytics
8 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
8 6 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.46%) Scrum
10 4 (5.97%) Change Management
10 4 (5.97%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (4.48%) Data Management
11 3 (4.48%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.48%) ITIL
11 3 (4.48%) Project Management
11 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.48%) Time Management
11 3 (4.48%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 39 (58.21%) SQL
2 13 (19.40%) T-SQL
3 9 (13.43%) Java
4 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.96%) VBA
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.46%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.97%) Python
8 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.99%) C#
10 1 (1.49%) Perl
10 1 (1.49%) R
10 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) CISA
1 1 (1.49%) CISM
1 1 (1.49%) CISSP
1 1 (1.49%) CRISC
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
1 1 (1.49%) ISEB
1 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.49%) Basel III
2 1 (1.49%) COREP
2 1 (1.49%) CRD IV
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) SAP
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle
3 9 (13.43%) Informatica
3 9 (13.43%) Tableau
4 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.97%) Teradata
6 3 (4.48%) Alteryx
6 3 (4.48%) Cognos
6 3 (4.48%) GoldenSource
6 3 (4.48%) IBM
6 3 (4.48%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.99%) Kenexa
7 2 (2.99%) Remedy
8 1 (1.49%) BEA
8 1 (1.49%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.49%) Netezza
8 1 (1.49%) Solace
8 1 (1.49%) Sophos
8 1 (1.49%) Sybase
8 1 (1.49%) Vertica
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