The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 198 178 143
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -35
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 572 571 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.11% 1.16% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.95% 5.39% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 353 439
Average daily rate
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£413 £401 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% -0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 19
Average hourly rate £20.32 £27.91 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.19% +59.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £15.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.65 £43.91 £60.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -
BusinessObjects
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11544 10594 10229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.35% 21.46% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7644 6652 6375
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 158 205
Average hourly rate £27.95 £28.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.35 £51.30
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in England

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in England

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in England

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in England

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Histogram in England

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 252 £450 -0.55% 68
South East -15 134 £389 +7.24% 19
South West +3 47 £405 +8.00% 20
North West -13 47 £430 +7.50% 4
West Midlands +12 32 £400 +14.12% 5
Yorkshire -16 25 £375 -21.46% 16
East Midlands 0 11 £325 -18.75% 4
East of England -14 11 £308 -23.12% 6
Midlands +4 6 £450 -18.18%
North East -19 3 - - 1
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 493 (43.21%) Business Intelligence
2 482 (42.24%) SQL
3 370 (32.43%) Data Warehouse
4 356 (31.20%) SAP
5 343 (30.06%) Finance
6 338 (29.62%) Oracle
7 242 (21.21%) ETL
8 203 (17.79%) SQL Server
9 185 (16.21%) Data Modelling
10 162 (14.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 145 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
12 141 (12.36%) Microsoft
13 127 (11.13%) Banking
14 120 (10.52%) MS Excel
15 116 (10.17%) SAP BW
16 115 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
16 115 (10.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 111 (9.73%) Migration
18 110 (9.64%) UNIX
19 108 (9.47%) PL/SQL
19 108 (9.47%) SAS
19 108 (9.47%) BusinessObjects XI
20 105 (9.20%) QlikView
20 105 (9.20%) Data Analysis
21 100 (8.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 96 (8.41%) Java
22 96 (8.41%) Tableau
23 92 (8.06%) Informatica
24 90 (7.89%) Oracle Database
25 87 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 108 (9.47%) SAS
2 46 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 36 (3.16%) WebLogic
4 20 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 17 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (0.79%) WebSphere
6 9 (0.79%) Confluence
7 8 (0.70%) Documentum
8 7 (0.61%) IIS
8 7 (0.61%) NetWeaver
9 6 (0.53%) WildFly
10 5 (0.44%) Lync
10 5 (0.44%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.44%) JBoss
10 5 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.44%) FileNet
11 4 (0.35%) CMS
12 3 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.26%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 120 (10.52%) MS Excel
2 65 (5.70%) MS Office
3 43 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.14%) SPSS
5 10 (0.88%) MS Project
5 10 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.79%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.44%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.26%) HipChat
9 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.088%) Weka
Business Applications
1 31 (2.72%) SAP BPC
2 16 (1.40%) SAP FI
2 16 (1.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (1.40%) SAP CO
3 12 (1.05%) Adobe Campaign
4 10 (0.88%) WebTrends
5 8 (0.70%) SAP SRM
5 8 (0.70%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.61%) SAP MII
6 7 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.53%) SimCorp Dimension
7 6 (0.53%) Eagle PACE
7 6 (0.53%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.53%) Markit EDM
8 5 (0.44%) Summit
8 5 (0.44%) SAP MDM
8 5 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.35%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.05%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
3 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.44%) SaaS
3 5 (0.44%) PaaS
4 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.14%) 3G
1 13 (1.14%) 4G
2 10 (0.88%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (0.79%) LTE
3 9 (0.79%) Intranet
4 8 (0.70%) 2G
5 7 (0.61%) Internet
5 7 (0.61%) GSM
6 5 (0.44%) LDAP
6 5 (0.44%) GPRS
6 5 (0.44%) SSL
6 5 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.35%) Network Security
7 4 (0.35%) HSPA
7 4 (0.35%) NetScaler
7 4 (0.35%) SAN
7 4 (0.35%) LAN
7 4 (0.35%) WAN
7 4 (0.35%) WCDMA
8 3 (0.26%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (32.43%) Data Warehouse
2 203 (17.79%) SQL Server
3 162 (14.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 116 (10.17%) SAP BW
5 115 (10.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 108 (9.47%) BusinessObjects XI
7 105 (9.20%) QlikView
8 100 (8.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 90 (7.89%) Oracle Database
10 86 (7.54%) SAP Data Services
11 65 (5.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 65 (5.70%) Crystal Reports
12 61 (5.35%) SAP BI
12 61 (5.35%) Relational Database
13 59 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
14 54 (4.73%) Oracle BI EE
15 43 (3.77%) OLAP
16 41 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
17 39 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
18 36 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (1.31%) CA Gen
2 14 (1.23%) JIRA
3 13 (1.14%) ERwin
4 12 (1.05%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.88%) Toad
6 7 (0.61%) Subversion
6 7 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.44%) Rational Rose
9 3 (0.26%) Zephyr
10 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.18%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.18%) ProC
10 2 (0.18%) Lombardi
11 1 (0.088%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (0.088%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.088%) TeamCity
General
1 343 (30.06%) Finance
2 127 (11.13%) Banking
3 56 (4.91%) Investment Banking
4 48 (4.21%) Retail
5 39 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.24%) Marketing
7 21 (1.84%) Legal
8 20 (1.75%) Publishing
8 20 (1.75%) Back Office
9 18 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.14%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.05%) Front Office
12 9 (0.79%) Advertising
13 8 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.70%) Automotive
14 7 (0.61%) General Ledger
14 7 (0.61%) Local Government
15 5 (0.44%) Electronics
16 4 (0.35%) Billing
17 3 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 398 (34.88%) Developer
2 299 (26.21%) Analyst
3 142 (12.45%) Business Objects Developer
4 141 (12.36%) Business Developer
5 124 (10.87%) Business Analyst
6 123 (10.78%) Consultant
7 84 (7.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 82 (7.19%) SAP Consultant
9 68 (5.96%) Data Analyst
10 66 (5.78%) Architect
11 48 (4.21%) SQL Developer
12 47 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 42 (3.68%) Project Manager
14 38 (3.33%) SAP Developer
15 37 (3.24%) Business Objects Consultant
16 33 (2.89%) Oracle Developer
17 27 (2.37%) Business Consultant
18 26 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
19 24 (2.10%) Business Intelligence Consultant
19 24 (2.10%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (7.62%) .NET
2 70 (6.13%) XML
3 41 (3.59%) ASP.NET
4 31 (2.72%) Web Services
5 29 (2.54%) HTML
5 29 (2.54%) J2EE
6 26 (2.28%) Middleware
7 18 (1.58%) MDX
8 17 (1.49%) SAP XI
9 13 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (1.05%) JSON
11 11 (0.96%) Web Dynpro
11 11 (0.96%) SAP PI
12 10 (0.88%) .NET Framework
13 8 (0.70%) BAPI
13 8 (0.70%) JMS
13 8 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (0.61%) HTML5
14 7 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
15 6 (0.53%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 145 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (6.49%) Management Information System
3 42 (3.68%) NHS
4 28 (2.45%) Data Integration
5 27 (2.37%) Visualisation
5 27 (2.37%) Data Structures
6 24 (2.10%) Statistics
7 18 (1.58%) Equities
8 17 (1.49%) Derivative
8 17 (1.49%) Data Extraction
9 15 (1.31%) Computer Science
10 14 (1.23%) Fixed Income
11 13 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (0.96%) Informatics
13 10 (0.88%) Credit Risk
13 10 (0.88%) Oracle Exalytics
14 9 (0.79%) FMCG
14 9 (0.79%) Mathematics
14 9 (0.79%) Clustering
15 8 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 110 (9.64%) UNIX
2 56 (4.91%) Windows
3 50 (4.38%) Linux
4 18 (1.58%) Solaris
5 13 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (0.96%) AIX
7 10 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (0.53%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.26%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.26%) VMS
12 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.088%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.088%) SUSE
13 1 (0.088%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 493 (43.21%) Business Intelligence
2 242 (21.21%) ETL
3 185 (16.21%) Data Modelling
4 115 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (9.73%) Migration
6 105 (9.20%) Data Analysis
7 87 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 82 (7.19%) Project Management
9 76 (6.66%) Analytics
10 70 (6.13%) Business Analysis
11 67 (5.87%) Data Management
12 54 (4.73%) Dimensional Modelling
13 49 (4.29%) Data Migration
14 47 (4.12%) Kimball Methodology
15 44 (3.86%) SDLC
16 42 (3.68%) Waterfall
16 42 (3.68%) Scrum
17 39 (3.42%) Asset Management
17 39 (3.42%) ITIL
17 39 (3.42%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 482 (42.24%) SQL
2 108 (9.47%) PL/SQL
3 96 (8.41%) Java
4 60 (5.26%) VBA
5 53 (4.65%) Shell Script
6 45 (3.94%) T-SQL
7 39 (3.42%) C#
8 32 (2.80%) VB.NET
9 29 (2.54%) ABAP
10 28 (2.45%) Perl
11 27 (2.37%) JavaScript
12 20 (1.75%) VBScript
13 19 (1.67%) VB
14 17 (1.49%) R
15 11 (0.96%) PowerShell
16 10 (0.88%) Python
17 8 (0.70%) SAPscript
17 8 (0.70%) Korn
18 7 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 7 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 71 (6.22%) Degree
2 35 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.93%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.53%) PMI Certification
4 6 (0.53%) ISEB
5 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.44%) SAP Certification
6 4 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.35%) HNC
6 4 (0.35%) HND
6 4 (0.35%) MBA
6 4 (0.35%) CIPD
7 3 (0.26%) PMP
8 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.088%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.088%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.088%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.86%) Data Quality
2 37 (3.24%) QA
3 11 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.61%) SLA
4 7 (0.61%) Solvency II
5 6 (0.53%) COREP
5 6 (0.53%) Basel II
6 5 (0.44%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.26%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.18%) Basel III
10 1 (0.088%) COBIT
10 1 (0.088%) EMIR
System Software
1 12 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.44%) XenApp
3 5 (0.44%) HDFS
4 4 (0.35%) XenServer
4 4 (0.35%) vSphere
4 4 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.18%) Xen
7 1 (0.088%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.61%) Control-M
3 5 (0.44%) Graphite
4 4 (0.35%) Puppet
4 4 (0.35%) Oozie
5 3 (0.26%) SCCM
5 3 (0.26%) SCOM
6 2 (0.18%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.18%) NSN NetAct
6 2 (0.18%) Nagios
6 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.18%) yum
7 1 (0.088%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.088%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.088%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.088%) Netcool
7 1 (0.088%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 356 (31.20%) SAP
2 338 (29.62%) Oracle
3 141 (12.36%) Microsoft
4 96 (8.41%) Tableau
5 92 (8.06%) Informatica
6 69 (6.05%) Cognos
7 34 (2.98%) Teradata
8 29 (2.54%) IBM
9 26 (2.28%) MicroStrategy
9 26 (2.28%) Netezza
10 20 (1.75%) Pega
10 20 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (1.67%) Adobe
11 19 (1.67%) webMethods
12 16 (1.40%) Ab Initio
13 14 (1.23%) BEA
13 14 (1.23%) Sybase
14 13 (1.14%) Red Hat
15 12 (1.05%) Eloqua
15 12 (1.05%) Aprimo
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