The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 102 138 124
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -14
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 26 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.04% 0.39% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.37% 1.75% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 18
Median daily rate £425 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £226 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.20 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -28.49%
BusinessObjects
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
595 684 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.71% 22.17% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 395 517
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 24
Median hourly rate £43.92 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.12% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.65 £17.30 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.09 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +15.78%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BusinessObjects across the East of England region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the East of England region.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +37 14 £438 - 1
Hertfordshire +5 6 £400 +60.00% 2
Bedfordshire -1 5 £450 +59.29% 2
Essex +5 1 - - 1
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 15 (32.61%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (30.43%) SAP
2 14 (30.43%) Finance
3 13 (28.26%) ETL
4 12 (26.09%) SQL
5 10 (21.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (19.57%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (19.57%) Data Modelling
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.22%) Data Analysis
7 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (13.04%) Tableau
8 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.04%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (10.87%) Data Architecture
9 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.87%) Data Governance
9 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.87%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (8.70%) SAP HANA
10 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
10 4 (8.70%) CRM
10 4 (8.70%) ITIL
10 4 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (8.70%) Data Integration

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (4.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.17%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 9 (19.57%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (13.04%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (10.87%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.70%) SAP HANA
7 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
8 2 (4.35%) MySQL
8 2 (4.35%) SAP BW
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) ERwin
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Consultant
3 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Business Objects Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Architect
4 7 (15.22%) Data Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Business Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Data Architect
6 4 (8.70%) ETL Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Business Objects Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Report Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Change Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) SAP Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.35%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) CMDB
5 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Informatics
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (28.26%) ETL
3 9 (19.57%) Data Modelling
4 7 (15.22%) Data Analysis
5 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) Data Architecture
6 5 (10.87%) Data Governance
6 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) CRM
7 4 (8.70%) Data Management
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.52%) ETL Development
8 3 (6.52%) OO
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 3 (6.52%) RUP
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
9 2 (4.35%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.17%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
1 14 (30.43%) SAP
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Tableau
4 2 (4.35%) Ariba
4 2 (4.35%) Informatica
4 2 (4.35%) Pega
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.17%) BMC
5 1 (2.17%) CA
5 1 (2.17%) Cerner
5 1 (2.17%) Civica
5 1 (2.17%) hybris
5 1 (2.17%) Remedy