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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 129 130 129
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 24 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 1.15% 1.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.80% 4.87% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 58
Average daily rate £468 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £227 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £593 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.87%
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
856 1211 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.21% 23.56% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 958 1084
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 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 12 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 12 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 38 (61.29%) SQL
2 37 (59.68%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (51.61%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (45.16%) Finance
5 26 (41.94%) Banking
6 25 (40.32%) ETL
7 23 (37.10%) SAP
8 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 14 (22.58%) Data Modelling
9 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (20.97%) Data Analysis
11 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle
12 11 (17.74%) BusinessObjects XI
13 10 (16.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
15 8 (12.90%) Tableau
15 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
15 8 (12.90%) Informatica
16 7 (11.29%) ITSM
16 7 (11.29%) Kimball Methodology
16 7 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
17 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
17 6 (9.68%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 12 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 (3.23%) JBoss
1 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.61%) Captiva
2 1 (1.61%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) Documentum
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) SAP HCM
2 2 (3.23%) SAP GRC
2 2 (3.23%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (51.61%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (17.74%) BusinessObjects XI
5 10 (16.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
9 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
9 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
9 4 (6.45%) SAP BI
9 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (4.84%) Pentaho
10 3 (4.84%) PowerCenter
10 3 (4.84%) SAP BW
10 3 (4.84%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) ERwin
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 26 (41.94%) Banking
3 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Back Office
5 2 (3.23%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Front Office
6 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.61%) Law
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 24 (38.71%) Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) Business Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Business Objects Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Banking Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Business Objects Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Report Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) ETL Developer
6 4 (6.45%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Informatica Developer
8 2 (3.23%) SAP Functional Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) CSS
2 3 (4.84%) RESTful
2 3 (4.84%) XML
3 2 (3.23%) MDX
4 1 (1.61%) .NET
4 1 (1.61%) J2EE
4 1 (1.61%) jQuery
4 1 (1.61%) Middleware
4 1 (1.61%) WDK
4 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Equities
4 3 (4.84%) CMDB
4 3 (4.84%) Derivative
4 3 (4.84%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.84%) Statistics
4 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.23%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.23%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
6 1 (1.61%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.61%) Fintech
6 1 (1.61%) FMCG
6 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Unix
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (40.32%) ETL
3 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Data Modelling
4 13 (20.97%) Data Analysis
5 7 (11.29%) ITSM
5 7 (11.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
7 5 (8.06%) Analytics
7 5 (8.06%) Scrum
8 4 (6.45%) Change Management
9 3 (4.84%) Data Management
9 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.84%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (4.84%) ITIL
9 3 (4.84%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (4.84%) Project Management
9 3 (4.84%) Time Management
9 3 (4.84%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.68%) Java
3 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.06%) VBA
5 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.84%) Python
6 2 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) C#
7 1 (1.61%) R
7 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) CISA
1 1 (1.61%) CISM
1 1 (1.61%) CISSP
1 1 (1.61%) CRISC
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
1 1 (1.61%) ISEB
1 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.61%) Basel III
2 1 (1.61%) COREP
2 1 (1.61%) CRD IV
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) SAP
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle
3 8 (12.90%) Informatica
3 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.90%) Tableau
4 4 (6.45%) Teradata
5 3 (4.84%) Cognos
5 3 (4.84%) GoldenSource
5 3 (4.84%) IBM
5 3 (4.84%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.23%) Alteryx
6 2 (3.23%) Kenexa
6 2 (3.23%) Remedy
6 2 (3.23%) Sybase
7 1 (1.61%) BEA
7 1 (1.61%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.61%) Netezza
7 1 (1.61%) Solace
7 1 (1.61%) Sophos
7 1 (1.61%) Vertica
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