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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK / England
Rank 256 228 222
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 371 468 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 1.02% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.03% 4.45% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 288 300
Median daily rate £403 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £288 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 15
Median hourly rate £30.25 £24.63 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.84% -17.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.19 £14.55 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.73 £43.05 £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.33% +50.00%

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
9206 10517 9954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.20% 23.03% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6218 7124 6606
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 196 149
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £56.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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 -5 136 £450 -5.26% 34
South East -7 79 £363 +11.53% 5
West Midlands -36 31 £406 -9.72% 7
Yorkshire +25 30 £269 -28.33% 5
East of England +11 29 £375 -6.25% 3
North West +6 18 £375 -14.52% 5
North East -21 17 £343 -31.50%
South West -26 17 £325 -19.75% 3
East Midlands +4 4 £400 +45.45% 2
Midlands +1 3 £475 +11.76%
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 328 (44.81%) SQL
2 313 (42.76%) Business Intelligence
3 295 (40.30%) SAP
4 210 (28.69%) Oracle
5 194 (26.50%) ETL
6 187 (25.55%) Data Warehouse
7 178 (24.32%) Finance
8 150 (20.49%) SQL Server
9 125 (17.08%) SAP BW
10 118 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
11 117 (15.98%) Data Modelling
12 107 (14.62%) Analytics
13 92 (12.57%) Java
14 88 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
15 82 (11.20%) Unix
16 79 (10.79%) PL/SQL
17 77 (10.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 77 (10.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 75 (10.25%) Microsoft
19 74 (10.11%) Banking
20 72 (9.84%) Migration
20 72 (9.84%) SAP Data Services
21 66 (9.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
22 65 (8.88%) QlikView
23 62 (8.47%) Tableau
23 62 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 59 (8.06%) Degree
25 58 (7.92%) Management Information System
26 56 (7.65%) MS Excel
27 55 (7.51%) Security Cleared

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 35 (4.78%) WebLogic
2 34 (4.64%) SAS
3 28 (3.83%) Apache Spark
4 22 (3.01%) JBoss
5 17 (2.32%) Apache Pig
6 13 (1.78%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (1.09%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.09%) Confluence
8 8 (1.09%) FileNet
8 8 (1.09%) NetWeaver
8 8 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (1.09%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.41%) Apache
9 3 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.27%) CMS
10 2 (0.27%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.87%) MS Office
3 13 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.64%) SPSS
5 8 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.55%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.41%) MS Project
7 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.14%) Weka
Business Applications
1 25 (3.42%) SAP BPC
2 20 (2.73%) SAP ERP
2 20 (2.73%) SAP FI
3 13 (1.78%) Adobe Campaign
3 13 (1.78%) SAP PSCD
3 13 (1.78%) Unica
4 10 (1.37%) SAP CO
4 10 (1.37%) SAP GRC
4 10 (1.37%) SAP MM
5 9 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (1.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 8 (1.09%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 7 (0.96%) SAP FSCM
8 5 (0.68%) SAP HCM
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.55%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.41%) SAP FI-GL
10 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.41%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.96%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (0.82%) IaaS
4 6 (0.82%) OpenShift
5 5 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.55%) PaaS
7 3 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.41%) SaaS
7 3 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.27%) Taleo
9 1 (0.14%) Office 365
9 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.01%) SSL
2 17 (2.32%) Network Security
3 13 (1.78%) LDAP
4 9 (1.23%) DNS
4 9 (1.23%) SAN
5 8 (1.09%) Firewall
5 8 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (1.09%) NetScaler
6 6 (0.82%) Wireless
7 3 (0.41%) Internet
7 3 (0.41%) RFID
8 2 (0.27%) 2G
8 2 (0.27%) 3G
8 2 (0.27%) DHCP
8 2 (0.27%) HTTP
8 2 (0.27%) LTE
8 2 (0.27%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.27%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.14%) SNMP
9 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (25.55%) Data Warehouse
2 150 (20.49%) SQL Server
3 125 (17.08%) SAP BW
4 77 (10.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 77 (10.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 72 (9.84%) SAP Data Services
6 66 (9.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 65 (8.88%) QlikView
8 62 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 54 (7.38%) SAP HANA
10 52 (7.10%) Relational Database
11 48 (6.56%) Oracle Database
12 47 (6.42%) Crystal Reports
12 47 (6.42%) Hadoop
13 39 (5.33%) Big Data
14 30 (4.10%) BusinessObjects XI
15 28 (3.83%) OLAP
15 28 (3.83%) Oracle Reports
15 28 (3.83%) Pentaho
16 27 (3.69%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 11 (1.50%) JIRA
1 11 (1.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (1.09%) ERwin
4 7 (0.96%) CA Gen
4 7 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.68%) Subversion
6 5 (0.68%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.41%) LSMW
7 3 (0.41%) NWDI
7 3 (0.41%) Toad
7 3 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.27%) Ant
8 2 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.14%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 178 (24.32%) Finance
2 74 (10.11%) Banking
3 33 (4.51%) Retail
4 29 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.42%) General Ledger
6 19 (2.60%) Marketing
7 17 (2.32%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.23%) Automotive
9 8 (1.09%) Advertising
9 8 (1.09%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.09%) Front Office
10 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.41%) Legal
11 3 (0.41%) Local Government
12 2 (0.27%) Back Office
12 2 (0.27%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.27%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 219 (29.92%) Developer
2 162 (22.13%) Analyst
3 112 (15.30%) Consultant
4 87 (11.89%) Architect
5 67 (9.15%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 56 (7.65%) SAP Consultant
7 49 (6.69%) Business Developer
8 35 (4.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 32 (4.37%) Business Analyst
9 32 (4.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 30 (4.10%) Data Analyst
10 30 (4.10%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
11 28 (3.83%) Data Architect
12 27 (3.69%) SQL Developer
13 25 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
14 23 (3.14%) Oracle Developer
14 23 (3.14%) SQL Analyst
15 22 (3.01%) Business Consultant
15 22 (3.01%) ETL Developer
15 22 (3.01%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (6.42%) XML
2 26 (3.55%) .NET
2 26 (3.55%) Web Services
3 18 (2.46%) HTML
4 16 (2.19%) CSS
4 16 (2.19%) SAP XI
5 14 (1.91%) Software Packaging
6 13 (1.78%) JSON
7 10 (1.37%) REST
8 9 (1.23%) J2EE
8 9 (1.23%) XSLT
9 8 (1.09%) Apache Avro
9 8 (1.09%) Regular Expression
9 8 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (0.96%) ASP.NET
10 7 (0.96%) SAPUI5
11 5 (0.68%) D3.js
11 5 (0.68%) Middleware
12 4 (0.55%) SAP Basis
13 3 (0.41%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 88 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (7.92%) Management Information System
3 36 (4.92%) Visualisation
4 33 (4.51%) Data Integration
5 32 (4.37%) Computer Science
6 14 (1.91%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.50%) Credit Risk
7 11 (1.50%) Data Extraction
8 9 (1.23%) Clustering
9 8 (1.09%) DataPower
9 8 (1.09%) Freedom of Information
9 8 (1.09%) Grid Computing
9 8 (1.09%) Replication
10 7 (0.96%) Market Risk
10 7 (0.96%) NHS
10 7 (0.96%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.68%) Life Science
12 5 (0.68%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 82 (11.20%) Unix
2 53 (7.24%) Linux
3 50 (6.83%) Windows
4 21 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (2.87%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (1.91%) AIX
7 9 (1.23%) Solaris
8 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.82%) HPUX
11 2 (0.27%) VME
12 1 (0.14%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (42.76%) Business Intelligence
2 194 (26.50%) ETL
3 118 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (15.98%) Data Modelling
5 107 (14.62%) Analytics
6 72 (9.84%) Migration
7 54 (7.38%) Data Analysis
7 54 (7.38%) Project Management
8 53 (7.24%) Data Management
9 51 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 47 (6.42%) CRM
11 45 (6.15%) SDLC
12 42 (5.74%) Scrum
13 39 (5.33%) ERP
14 38 (5.19%) Data Migration
15 37 (5.05%) Configuration Management
16 34 (4.64%) SOA
16 34 (4.64%) Waterfall
17 32 (4.37%) Business Analysis
17 32 (4.37%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 328 (44.81%) SQL
2 92 (12.57%) Java
3 79 (10.79%) PL/SQL
4 32 (4.37%) T-SQL
4 32 (4.37%) VBA
5 31 (4.23%) JavaScript
6 30 (4.10%) Shell Script
7 29 (3.96%) Perl
8 26 (3.55%) PowerShell
9 17 (2.32%) ABAP
9 17 (2.32%) PHP
10 16 (2.19%) Python
11 13 (1.78%) C
11 13 (1.78%) C#
12 12 (1.64%) R
13 11 (1.50%) VB
14 9 (1.23%) Scala
15 4 (0.55%) C++
15 4 (0.55%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 59 (8.06%) Degree
2 55 (7.51%) Security Cleared
3 37 (5.05%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.19%) CCA
5 10 (1.37%) BC Cleared
6 7 (0.96%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.68%) ISEB
9 4 (0.55%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.55%) HNC
9 4 (0.55%) HND
10 3 (0.41%) ACCA
10 3 (0.41%) CIMA
10 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.27%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.19%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.37%) QA
3 3 (0.41%) Basel II
3 3 (0.41%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.41%) SLA
4 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.14%) EMIR
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.37%) HDFS
4 9 (1.23%) Apache Flume
4 9 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.96%) XenApp
5 7 (0.96%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.82%) vSphere
6 6 (0.82%) XenServer
7 5 (0.68%) Docker
8 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (1.91%) Oozie
2 13 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.78%) Puppet
3 9 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
4 7 (0.96%) SCCM
5 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.27%) Ansible
6 2 (0.27%) Dollar Universe
6 2 (0.27%) MOM
6 2 (0.27%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.14%) Control-M
7 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 295 (40.30%) SAP
2 210 (28.69%) Oracle
3 75 (10.25%) Microsoft
4 62 (8.47%) Tableau
5 53 (7.24%) Cognos
6 51 (6.97%) Informatica
7 42 (5.74%) Teradata
8 27 (3.69%) IBM
8 27 (3.69%) MicroStrategy
9 24 (3.28%) Red Hat
10 23 (3.14%) HP
11 19 (2.60%) webMethods
12 17 (2.32%) Sun
13 16 (2.19%) Citrix
13 16 (2.19%) Sybase
14 14 (1.91%) Adobe
14 14 (1.91%) Cisco
15 12 (1.64%) VMware
16 11 (1.50%) Netezza
16 11 (1.50%) Talend
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