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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 141 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -13
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 66 79 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.14% 1.37% 1.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.48% 6.03% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 61 90
Average daily rate
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£525 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £662 £625 £564
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £31.82 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -
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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
1473 1310 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.49% 22.73% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1155 986 1183
Average daily rate £463 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 18
Average hourly rate £23.25 £27.91 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.69% -45.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £84.25 £51.49 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

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 August 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 August 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 66 (50.38%) SQL
2 59 (45.04%) Finance
3 48 (36.64%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (30.53%) SAP
6 37 (28.24%) SQL Server
7 34 (25.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (24.43%) ETL
9 31 (23.66%) Oracle
10 30 (22.90%) Banking
11 27 (20.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 26 (19.85%) .NET
13 25 (19.08%) Data Modelling
13 25 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (15.27%) QlikView
14 20 (15.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (15.27%) T-SQL
15 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
15 19 (14.50%) Asset Management
16 17 (12.98%) BusinessObjects XI
16 17 (12.98%) OLAP
17 16 (12.21%) C#
17 16 (12.21%) Java
17 16 (12.21%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (11.45%) Kimball Methodology
18 15 (11.45%) Scrum
19 14 (10.69%) Investment Banking
19 14 (10.69%) Tableau
19 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
20 13 (9.92%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (6.11%) SAS
2 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.82%) MS Office
3 4 (3.05%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.53%) SPSS
4 2 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.76%) MS Project
5 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (9.16%) SAP BPC
2 8 (6.11%) SAP FI
2 8 (6.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (6.11%) SAP CO
3 3 (2.29%) Global One
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.76%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.76%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.76%) Endur
5 1 (0.76%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) SaaS
1 2 (1.53%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) Intranet
2 2 (1.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (28.24%) SQL Server
3 34 (25.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (20.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (15.27%) QlikView
5 20 (15.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (12.98%) BusinessObjects XI
6 17 (12.98%) OLAP
7 16 (12.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (8.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (5.34%) SSDT
10 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
11 6 (4.58%) SAP BW
11 6 (4.58%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database
13 4 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (2.29%) PowerCenter
14 3 (2.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.58%) ERwin
4 2 (1.53%) ProC
4 2 (1.53%) Subversion
4 2 (1.53%) Rational Rose
4 2 (1.53%) CA Gen
5 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.76%) JIRA
5 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (45.04%) Finance
2 30 (22.90%) Banking
3 14 (10.69%) Investment Banking
4 12 (9.16%) Retail
5 8 (6.11%) Advertising
6 7 (5.34%) Marketing
6 7 (5.34%) Front Office
7 4 (3.05%) Legal
8 3 (2.29%) Publishing
9 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.76%) French Language
9 1 (0.76%) German Language
9 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (41.98%) Developer
2 34 (25.95%) Analyst
3 19 (14.50%) SQL Developer
4 15 (11.45%) Business Developer
5 14 (10.69%) Business Objects Developer
6 13 (9.92%) Business Analyst
7 11 (8.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Architect
8 8 (6.11%) Consultant
9 7 (5.34%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (5.34%) ETL Developer
10 6 (4.58%) SAP Consultant
10 6 (4.58%) Service Manager
10 6 (4.58%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.82%) Project Manager
12 4 (3.05%) Programme Manager
12 4 (3.05%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.85%) .NET
2 8 (6.11%) XML
2 8 (6.11%) Middleware
3 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.58%) MDX
5 4 (3.05%) LINQ
5 4 (3.05%) HTML
5 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.29%) SAP PI
6 3 (2.29%) J2EE
7 2 (1.53%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (1.53%) Web Services
7 2 (1.53%) SAP BSP
7 2 (1.53%) JSON
8 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.76%) jQuery
8 1 (0.76%) Mason
8 1 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.76%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.34%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.34%) Clustering
2 7 (5.34%) Equities
3 6 (4.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (4.58%) Credit Risk
3 6 (4.58%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.82%) NHS
4 5 (3.82%) Derivative
5 4 (3.05%) Statistics
5 4 (3.05%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.29%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.29%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (1.53%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.53%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.53%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.92%) UNIX
2 9 (6.87%) Windows
3 8 (6.11%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (36.64%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (24.43%) ETL
3 25 (19.08%) Data Modelling
3 25 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.50%) Asset Management
5 15 (11.45%) Scrum
5 15 (11.45%) Kimball Methodology
6 13 (9.92%) Change Management
7 12 (9.16%) Data Analysis
8 11 (8.40%) Business Analysis
8 11 (8.40%) ITIL
9 10 (7.63%) Service Management
9 10 (7.63%) Migration
9 10 (7.63%) Dimensional Modelling
9 10 (7.63%) Analytics
10 8 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.11%) Project Management
11 6 (4.58%) CRM
11 6 (4.58%) Data Management
11 6 (4.58%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (50.38%) SQL
2 20 (15.27%) T-SQL
3 16 (12.21%) C#
3 16 (12.21%) Java
4 10 (7.63%) VBA
5 8 (6.11%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.34%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.82%) Perl
8 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.29%) Python
10 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.53%) ABAP
10 2 (1.53%) VBScript
10 2 (1.53%) VB
11 1 (0.76%) PHP
11 1 (0.76%) Clojure
11 1 (0.76%) R
11 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (4.58%) Degree
2 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.53%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.76%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.11%) QA
2 4 (3.05%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.29%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.53%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.76%) COBIT
5 1 (0.76%) SLA
5 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.76%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.76%) Graphite
Vendors
1 40 (30.53%) SAP
2 31 (23.66%) Oracle
3 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
4 14 (10.69%) Tableau
5 11 (8.40%) Informatica
6 10 (7.63%) Cognos
7 7 (5.34%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (3.05%) Sybase
9 4 (3.05%) Teradata
10 3 (2.29%) IBM
11 2 (1.53%) webMethods
11 2 (1.53%) Citrix
11 2 (1.53%) BEA
11 2 (1.53%) VMware
11 2 (1.53%) Pega
12 1 (0.76%) Splunk
12 1 (0.76%) Google
12 1 (0.76%) Aprimo
12 1 (0.76%) Eloqua
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