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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 140 121 105
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 68 79 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.16% 1.36% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 5.94% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 62 92
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £302 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £625 £550
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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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
1493 1331 1622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.50% 22.93% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1162 1010 1188
Average daily rate £458 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 18
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.91 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.96% -45.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £22.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.50 £51.49 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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 31 July 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 31 July 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 58 (44.27%) Finance
3 49 (37.40%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (30.53%) SAP
6 38 (29.01%) SQL Server
7 33 (25.19%) ETL
7 33 (25.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (24.43%) Oracle
9 29 (22.14%) Banking
10 26 (19.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 26 (19.85%) .NET
10 26 (19.85%) Data Modelling
11 25 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (16.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (15.27%) QlikView
13 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
13 20 (15.27%) T-SQL
14 19 (14.50%) Asset Management
15 18 (13.74%) OLAP
16 17 (12.98%) BusinessObjects XI
16 17 (12.98%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (12.21%) C#
17 16 (12.21%) Java
17 16 (12.21%) Scrum
18 15 (11.45%) Kimball Methodology
18 15 (11.45%) Tableau
19 14 (10.69%) Investment Banking
19 14 (10.69%) UNIX
19 14 (10.69%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (6.87%) SAS
2 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Pig
5 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 38 (29.01%) SQL Server
3 33 (25.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (19.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (16.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (15.27%) QlikView
7 18 (13.74%) OLAP
8 17 (12.98%) BusinessObjects XI
8 17 (12.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (8.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (5.34%) SSDT
11 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
12 6 (4.58%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (4.58%) SAP BW
13 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database
14 4 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (2.29%) Data Mining
15 3 (2.29%) Star Schema
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 58 (44.27%) Finance
2 29 (22.14%) Banking
3 14 (10.69%) Investment Banking
4 11 (8.40%) Retail
5 8 (6.11%) Advertising
6 7 (5.34%) Marketing
7 6 (4.58%) Front Office
8 4 (3.05%) Legal
9 3 (2.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.76%) French Language
10 1 (0.76%) German Language
10 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (42.75%) Developer
2 32 (24.43%) Analyst
3 18 (13.74%) SQL Developer
4 16 (12.21%) Business Developer
5 14 (10.69%) Business Objects Developer
6 12 (9.16%) Business Analyst
6 12 (9.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (6.11%) Architect
7 8 (6.11%) Consultant
8 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (5.34%) ETL Developer
9 6 (4.58%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (4.58%) Service Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.05%) Programme Manager
11 4 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.05%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.85%) .NET
2 9 (6.87%) XML
3 7 (5.34%) Middleware
3 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.58%) MDX
5 4 (3.05%) HTML
5 4 (3.05%) J2EE
6 3 (2.29%) LINQ
6 3 (2.29%) SAP PI
6 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.53%) JSON
7 2 (1.53%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.53%) Web Services
7 2 (1.53%) SAP BSP
7 2 (1.53%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.76%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.76%) Spring
8 1 (0.76%) COM
8 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (5.34%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.34%) Clustering
3 6 (4.58%) Equities
3 6 (4.58%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.82%) Derivative
4 5 (3.82%) NHS
4 5 (3.82%) Credit Risk
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 14 (10.69%) UNIX
2 8 (6.11%) Windows
3 7 (5.34%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.40%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (25.19%) ETL
3 26 (19.85%) Data Modelling
4 25 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (14.50%) Asset Management
6 16 (12.21%) Scrum
7 15 (11.45%) Kimball Methodology
8 12 (9.16%) Change Management
8 12 (9.16%) Data Analysis
9 11 (8.40%) ITIL
10 10 (7.63%) Service Management
10 10 (7.63%) Migration
10 10 (7.63%) Business Analysis
10 10 (7.63%) Dimensional Modelling
10 10 (7.63%) Analytics
11 9 (6.87%) Project Management
12 8 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (4.58%) CRM
13 6 (4.58%) Data Management
13 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 9 (6.87%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.34%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.34%) Perl
7 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.05%) Python
8 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.53%) VBScript
9 2 (1.53%) VB
9 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.53%) ABAP
10 1 (0.76%) Clojure
10 1 (0.76%) R
10 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.76%) Ruby
10 1 (0.76%) Korn
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 9 (6.87%) 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 32 (24.43%) Oracle
3 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
4 15 (11.45%) Tableau
5 10 (7.63%) Cognos
5 10 (7.63%) Informatica
6 7 (5.34%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.05%) Sybase
8 4 (3.05%) Teradata
9 3 (2.29%) Pega
9 3 (2.29%) IBM
9 3 (2.29%) webMethods
9 3 (2.29%) BEA
10 2 (1.53%) VMware
10 2 (1.53%) Citrix
11 1 (0.76%) Splunk
11 1 (0.76%) Google
11 1 (0.76%) Aprimo
11 1 (0.76%) Eloqua
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