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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 439 397 436
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +39
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 137 166 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.27% 1.53% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 94 66
Average daily rate
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£450 £424 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £329 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £400 £440
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £41.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessObjects
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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
10770 10842 11414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.41% 22.23% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6784 6828 6744
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 194 282
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.55 £51.27 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 27 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 79 £460 +5.14% 25
South East -18 25 £415 +3.75% 12
North West -2 11 £450 +12.50% 12
East of England -21 5 £200 -51.51% 6
South West -32 4 £356 -20.83%
West Midlands -8 3 £319 -24.10% 8
East Midlands -10 2 £350 -10.25% 1
North East -21 1 £450 -18.18%
Yorkshire - - - - 2
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 258 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 238 (92.25%) SAP
3 104 (40.31%) Business Intelligence
4 73 (28.29%) SAP BW
5 68 (26.36%) Oracle
6 64 (24.81%) Finance
7 53 (20.54%) ETL
8 48 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
9 47 (18.22%) SQL Server
10 45 (17.44%) SQL
11 38 (14.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 36 (13.95%) Migration
13 34 (13.18%) SAP Data Services
14 32 (12.40%) Data Modelling
14 32 (12.40%) Microsoft
15 29 (11.24%) BusinessObjects XI
16 27 (10.47%) SAP BI
17 25 (9.69%) ERP
17 25 (9.69%) SAP HANA
18 24 (9.30%) Cognos
19 23 (8.91%) ABAP
20 22 (8.53%) Informatica
20 22 (8.53%) Performance Tuning
21 21 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 20 (7.75%) Data Migration
23 19 (7.36%) SAP BPC
23 19 (7.36%) IBM
24 17 (6.59%) MS Excel
25 16 (6.20%) QlikView
25 16 (6.20%) Oracle Database

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 12 (4.65%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.16%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.16%) SAS
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.78%) IIS
5 1 (0.39%) Apache
5 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.39%) Documentum
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.88%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.33%) MS Project
3 6 (2.33%) MS Office
4 4 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.78%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 19 (7.36%) SAP BPC
2 6 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.33%) SAP ERP
3 5 (1.94%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.55%) Maximo
5 3 (1.16%) SAP MM
5 3 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.78%) Agresso
6 2 (0.78%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.78%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.78%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.39%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.39%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.39%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.16%) LDAP
3 2 (0.78%) WAN
3 2 (0.78%) SAN
3 2 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (28.29%) SAP BW
2 48 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (18.22%) SQL Server
4 38 (14.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 34 (13.18%) SAP Data Services
6 29 (11.24%) BusinessObjects XI
7 27 (10.47%) SAP BI
8 25 (9.69%) SAP HANA
9 21 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (6.20%) QlikView
10 16 (6.20%) Oracle Database
11 15 (5.81%) Crystal Reports
12 14 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (3.88%) OLAP
13 10 (3.88%) MS Access
13 10 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (3.49%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (3.49%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 9 (3.49%) LSMW
2 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.78%) ERwin
4 1 (0.39%) TestDirector
General
1 64 (24.81%) Finance
2 12 (4.65%) Banking
2 12 (4.65%) Retail
3 8 (3.10%) Billing
4 7 (2.71%) Legal
4 7 (2.71%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.33%) Publishing
6 3 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.78%) Marketing
7 2 (0.78%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (31.40%) Consultant
2 71 (27.52%) SAP Consultant
3 49 (18.99%) Developer
4 36 (13.95%) Analyst
5 29 (11.24%) Business Objects Consultant
6 25 (9.69%) Business Objects Developer
7 23 (8.91%) Business Consultant
8 22 (8.53%) Business Developer
9 19 (7.36%) SAP Business Consultant
10 18 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 17 (6.59%) Architect
12 16 (6.20%) Data Consultant
13 15 (5.81%) SAP BI Consultant
14 14 (5.43%) SAP Developer
15 13 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (5.04%) SAP Data Consultant
16 12 (4.65%) Business Analyst
17 10 (3.88%) Analyst Developer
17 10 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 10 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.43%) XML
2 11 (4.26%) SAP XI
3 6 (2.33%) MDX
4 4 (1.55%) .NET
5 3 (1.16%) HTML
6 2 (0.78%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.78%) REST
6 2 (0.78%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.78%) SOAP
6 2 (0.78%) Middleware
7 1 (0.39%) BAPI
7 1 (0.39%) SAML
7 1 (0.39%) Web Services
7 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.88%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.16%) Data Extraction
4 2 (0.78%) Data Conversion
4 2 (0.78%) FMCG
4 2 (0.78%) Open Source
4 2 (0.78%) SWIFT
4 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.78%) AS400
4 2 (0.78%) Replication
4 2 (0.78%) HACMP
4 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.78%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.39%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.39%) Social Network
5 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.39%) DTV
5 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.39%) Clustering
5 1 (0.39%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.04%) Windows
2 8 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (2.71%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.71%) Windows 8
4 5 (1.94%) UNIX
4 5 (1.94%) Linux
5 2 (0.78%) AIX
6 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (40.31%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (20.54%) ETL
3 36 (13.95%) Migration
4 32 (12.40%) Data Modelling
5 25 (9.69%) ERP
6 22 (8.53%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (7.75%) Data Migration
8 15 (5.81%) Data Management
9 14 (5.43%) Project Management
10 10 (3.88%) Scrum
11 9 (3.49%) Data Cleansing
11 9 (3.49%) Business Analysis
12 8 (3.10%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (3.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (3.10%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.10%) Master Data Management
13 7 (2.71%) Workflow
13 7 (2.71%) DNA
13 7 (2.71%) CRM
13 7 (2.71%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (17.44%) SQL
2 23 (8.91%) ABAP
3 8 (3.10%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.71%) VBScript
4 7 (2.71%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.33%) Java
6 5 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.94%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.55%) VB
8 2 (0.78%) VBA
9 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.39%) VB6
9 1 (0.39%) C
9 1 (0.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (4.65%) Degree
2 11 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.94%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PMP
5 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.39%) HND
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.16%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (3.49%) Active Directory
1 9 (3.49%) VMware ESX
1 9 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.78%) PowerHA
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (2.71%) AppDNA
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 258 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 238 (92.25%) SAP
3 68 (26.36%) Oracle
4 32 (12.40%) Microsoft
5 24 (9.30%) Cognos
6 22 (8.53%) Informatica
7 19 (7.36%) IBM
8 10 (3.88%) Teradata
9 9 (3.49%) VMware
10 7 (2.71%) Citrix
10 7 (2.71%) Tableau
11 4 (1.55%) Sybase
11 4 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (1.16%) Primavera
12 3 (1.16%) JDA
12 3 (1.16%) Siebel
13 2 (0.78%) SunGard
13 2 (0.78%) HP
13 2 (0.78%) EMC
13 2 (0.78%) Hyperion
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 200-250 Per Day
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £9 - £999 per day + QUOTE
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
BPXNet
Rate: £450 - £500+ per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago