The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 286 207 189
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -18
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 400 575 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 1.11% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.61% 4.77% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 362 352
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.32 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% -34.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.35 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £32.65 £83.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.14 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +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
11078 12067 10837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.21% 23.38% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7476 7992 6811
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 178 180
Median hourly rate £32.20 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.91% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £50.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 25 July 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London -101 137 £400 -10.11% 36
South East -29 88 £350 -6.66% 8
West Midlands -17 43 £400 +3.22% 6
East of England +34 26 £425 +41.66% 16
Yorkshire -8 22 £400 +5.26% 9
North East -30 22 £277 +4.43% 1
North West -17 21 £401 -8.45% 6
South West -37 18 £350 -13.58% 16
East Midlands +1 13 £433 +33.07% 4
Midlands -7 2 £500 +11.11% 1
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 England region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 443 (49.00%) SQL
2 397 (43.92%) Business Intelligence
3 340 (37.61%) Oracle
4 299 (33.08%) SAP
5 250 (27.65%) Data Warehouse
6 222 (24.56%) Finance
7 177 (19.58%) ETL
8 164 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
9 163 (18.03%) SQL Server
10 154 (17.04%) Data Modelling
11 151 (16.70%) Microsoft
12 131 (14.49%) Unix
13 129 (14.27%) Informatica
14 127 (14.05%) MS Excel
15 115 (12.72%) Tableau
16 110 (12.17%) PL/SQL
16 110 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
17 103 (11.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 94 (10.40%) Security Cleared
19 93 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 79 (8.74%) Visualisation
21 78 (8.63%) SC Cleared
21 78 (8.63%) Analytics
21 78 (8.63%) Project Management
22 77 (8.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 77 (8.52%) SAP Data Services
22 77 (8.52%) Hadoop
23 76 (8.41%) Data Analysis
24 75 (8.30%) Java
25 74 (8.19%) Shell Script

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in 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 73 (8.08%) SAS
2 60 (6.64%) WebLogic
3 36 (3.98%) SharePoint
4 19 (2.10%) Confluence
5 18 (1.99%) Apache
6 14 (1.55%) IIS
7 12 (1.33%) JBoss
7 12 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 10 (1.11%) Apache Spark
9 9 (1.00%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.66%) NetWeaver
12 5 (0.55%) CMS
12 5 (0.55%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.44%) FileNet
14 3 (0.33%) SAP Portal
14 3 (0.33%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.22%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 127 (14.05%) MS Excel
2 49 (5.42%) MS Office
3 23 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.44%) MS Project
5 9 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.77%) SPSS
7 3 (0.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (1.11%) SAP CRM
1 10 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.00%) Maximo
2 9 (1.00%) Northgate Housing
3 7 (0.77%) Global One
3 7 (0.77%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 7 (0.77%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.66%) ResourceLink
4 6 (0.66%) SAP hybris
4 6 (0.66%) SAP IS-U
4 6 (0.66%) SAP SRM
5 5 (0.55%) SAP BPC
6 4 (0.44%) Unica
7 3 (0.33%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (0.33%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.33%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.33%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.33%) SAP MII
7 3 (0.33%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.44%) OpenShift
3 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.22%) SaaS
3 2 (0.22%) Taleo
4 1 (0.11%) IaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.55%) SSL
2 12 (1.33%) HTTP
3 11 (1.22%) Firewall
4 10 (1.11%) Network Security
5 8 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (0.88%) LDAP
5 8 (0.88%) WAN
6 7 (0.77%) DNS
6 7 (0.77%) LAN
7 6 (0.66%) NetScaler
8 5 (0.55%) GSM
8 5 (0.55%) LTE
8 5 (0.55%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (0.55%) SAN
8 5 (0.55%) UMTS
9 4 (0.44%) 3G
10 3 (0.33%) BGP
10 3 (0.33%) IPv4
10 3 (0.33%) MPLS
10 3 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (27.65%) Data Warehouse
2 163 (18.03%) SQL Server
3 103 (11.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 93 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 77 (8.52%) Hadoop
5 77 (8.52%) SAP Data Services
5 77 (8.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 70 (7.74%) SAP BW
7 69 (7.63%) Oracle Database
8 67 (7.41%) QlikView
9 62 (6.86%) Crystal Reports
10 61 (6.75%) SAP HANA
11 59 (6.53%) Oracle Reports
12 56 (6.19%) Pentaho
13 55 (6.08%) BusinessObjects XI
14 54 (5.97%) Relational Database
15 49 (5.42%) SAP BI
16 41 (4.54%) Apache Hive
17 40 (4.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 37 (4.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (5.75%) JIRA
2 33 (3.65%) ERwin
3 25 (2.77%) Toad
4 20 (2.21%) JUnit
4 20 (2.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 18 (1.99%) ClearQuest
6 16 (1.77%) ClearCase
7 15 (1.66%) Maven
7 15 (1.66%) Visual Studio
8 14 (1.55%) Eclipse
8 14 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 14 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (1.44%) Ant
9 13 (1.44%) Artifactory
9 13 (1.44%) PVCS
10 12 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
11 7 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.77%) LSMW
11 7 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 222 (24.56%) Finance
2 50 (5.53%) Banking
3 42 (4.65%) Retail
4 26 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 25 (2.77%) Manufacturing
5 25 (2.77%) Marketing
6 18 (1.99%) Investment Banking
7 16 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.22%) Legal
9 10 (1.11%) Law
9 10 (1.11%) Military
10 6 (0.66%) Advertising
10 6 (0.66%) Front Office
11 4 (0.44%) Electronics
11 4 (0.44%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.44%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.33%) Automotive
12 3 (0.33%) Back Office
12 3 (0.33%) Publishing
13 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 272 (30.09%) Developer
2 250 (27.65%) Analyst
3 112 (12.39%) Consultant
4 98 (10.84%) Business Objects Developer
5 80 (8.85%) Business Developer
6 78 (8.63%) Architect
7 68 (7.52%) Data Analyst
8 63 (6.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 60 (6.64%) SAP Consultant
10 51 (5.64%) Business Analyst
11 47 (5.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 45 (4.98%) SQL Developer
13 40 (4.42%) Data Architect
13 40 (4.42%) Report Analyst
14 31 (3.43%) SAP Developer
15 30 (3.32%) Enterprise Architect
16 29 (3.21%) Oracle Developer
17 27 (2.99%) Business Objects Consultant
18 26 (2.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
19 25 (2.77%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.76%) XML
2 29 (3.21%) J2EE
3 24 (2.65%) Spring
4 22 (2.43%) Web Services
5 20 (2.21%) .NET
6 18 (1.99%) HTML
7 17 (1.88%) Hibernate
8 16 (1.77%) JSP
8 16 (1.77%) Servlets
9 13 (1.44%) Apache CXF
10 12 (1.33%) SAP XI
11 9 (1.00%) MDX
11 9 (1.00%) Struts
12 8 (0.88%) ASP.NET
12 8 (0.88%) Software Packaging
13 7 (0.77%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (0.66%) AngularJS
14 6 (0.66%) JMS
14 6 (0.66%) Regular Expression
14 6 (0.66%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 164 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (8.74%) Visualisation
3 68 (7.52%) Management Information System
4 34 (3.76%) Data Integration
5 25 (2.77%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.32%) Data Structures
7 15 (1.66%) Algorithms
8 13 (1.44%) Clustering
9 12 (1.33%) Driving Licence
9 12 (1.33%) Fixed Income
10 11 (1.22%) Statistics
11 10 (1.11%) Derivative
12 9 (1.00%) Data Extraction
12 9 (1.00%) Equities
12 9 (1.00%) NHS
12 9 (1.00%) Replication
13 8 (0.88%) DataPower
14 7 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.77%) FMCG
14 7 (0.77%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 131 (14.49%) Unix
2 68 (7.52%) Windows
3 30 (3.32%) Linux
4 13 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.33%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.00%) AIX
7 8 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.33%) Solaris
11 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (43.92%) Business Intelligence
2 177 (19.58%) ETL
3 154 (17.04%) Data Modelling
4 110 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (8.63%) Analytics
5 78 (8.63%) Project Management
6 76 (8.41%) Data Analysis
7 73 (8.08%) Migration
8 65 (7.19%) Business Analysis
9 59 (6.53%) Data Management
10 53 (5.86%) OO
11 52 (5.75%) ITIL
12 49 (5.42%) Data Architecture
13 48 (5.31%) Data Visualisation
14 46 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 45 (4.98%) Scrum
16 44 (4.87%) CRM
17 38 (4.20%) Open Source
18 37 (4.09%) Change Management
19 36 (3.98%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 443 (49.00%) SQL
2 110 (12.17%) PL/SQL
3 75 (8.30%) Java
4 74 (8.19%) Shell Script
5 40 (4.42%) T-SQL
6 33 (3.65%) VBA
7 31 (3.43%) C++
7 31 (3.43%) VB
8 28 (3.10%) Perl
9 24 (2.65%) Python
10 20 (2.21%) JavaScript
11 19 (2.10%) C#
12 16 (1.77%) ABAP
13 15 (1.66%) C
14 13 (1.44%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.55%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.44%) R
16 4 (0.44%) RPG
16 4 (0.44%) RPG IV
17 3 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 94 (10.40%) Security Cleared
2 78 (8.63%) SC Cleared
3 45 (4.98%) Degree
4 11 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.11%) ISEB
5 10 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.88%) OCPJP
7 6 (0.66%) MCDBA
7 6 (0.66%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.33%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.22%) CCA
10 2 (0.22%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.11%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.11%) MCAD
11 1 (0.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.08%) Data Quality
2 15 (1.66%) QA
3 9 (1.00%) SLA
4 8 (0.88%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.22%) Basel II
7 2 (0.22%) Basel III
7 2 (0.22%) COREP
7 2 (0.22%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.22%) GCP
8 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (1.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.55%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.44%) Docker
4 4 (0.44%) vSphere
4 4 (0.44%) XenApp
4 4 (0.44%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.44%) XenServer
5 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.11%) HDFS
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (1.22%) Control-M
2 8 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.77%) BladeLogic
3 7 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.77%) Puppet
4 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (0.66%) Perfmon
5 4 (0.44%) NSN NetAct
6 3 (0.33%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.22%) Netcool
7 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.11%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.11%) SCCM
8 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 340 (37.61%) Oracle
2 299 (33.08%) SAP
3 151 (16.70%) Microsoft
4 129 (14.27%) Informatica
5 115 (12.72%) Tableau
6 60 (6.64%) Cognos
7 35 (3.87%) CA
8 30 (3.32%) HP
9 25 (2.77%) Teradata
10 23 (2.54%) Sybase
11 21 (2.32%) Red Hat
12 19 (2.10%) Remedy
13 18 (1.99%) IBM
13 18 (1.99%) Pega
13 18 (1.99%) VMware
14 15 (1.66%) Citrix
14 15 (1.66%) Northgate
15 14 (1.55%) Siebel
16 12 (1.33%) hybris
16 12 (1.33%) TIBCO
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Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
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Hertfordshire
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Gloucestershire
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