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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 463 451 334
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -117
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 128 117 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.24% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.19% 1.13% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 71 100
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.11% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £680 £539
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £401
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £18.14 £55.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.01% +189.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £35.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.03 £111.00 £20.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £42.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-57.31% +115.18%
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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
10761 10345 9099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.21% 21.48% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7181 6690 5600
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 168 211
Average hourly rate £26.00 £32.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.37% +17.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 £14.20 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £53.25 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -6 47 £485 +4.86% 26
South East +1 27 £396 -10.00% 3
West Midlands -2 14 £475 +18.75% 3
North West -13 14 £375 +7.14% 7
South West +12 10 £350 -41.66% 2
East of England +3 6 £360 -15.78% 2
Midlands +3 2 £450 +7.14%
Yorkshire - 2 £400 - 4
East Midlands -3 1 £350 -12.50% 1
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UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 284 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 272 (95.77%) SAP
3 140 (49.30%) Business Intelligence
4 92 (32.39%) SAP BW
5 80 (28.17%) Finance
6 77 (27.11%) SQL
7 66 (23.24%) Oracle
8 60 (21.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 54 (19.01%) SAP Data Services
10 52 (18.31%) Data Warehouse
11 47 (16.55%) SQL Server
11 47 (16.55%) SAP BI
11 47 (16.55%) Microsoft
12 41 (14.44%) MS Excel
12 41 (14.44%) ETL
13 33 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (10.56%) Migration
15 29 (10.21%) Data Modelling
16 28 (9.86%) SAP SRM
17 27 (9.51%) Degree
18 26 (9.15%) BusinessObjects XI
19 25 (8.80%) MS Office
20 24 (8.45%) ABAP
20 24 (8.45%) SAP HANA
21 23 (8.10%) Crystal Reports
22 22 (7.75%) IBM
22 22 (7.75%) Analytics
23 21 (7.39%) QlikView
23 21 (7.39%) UNIX
23 21 (7.39%) Java

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 17 (5.99%) NetWeaver
2 15 (5.28%) SAS
3 8 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.11%) WildFly
5 5 (1.76%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.41%) CMS
6 4 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.06%) Confluence
8 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.70%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.35%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 41 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 25 (8.80%) MS Office
3 6 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.06%) SPSS
5 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.70%) MS Project
5 2 (0.70%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 28 (9.86%) SAP SRM
2 17 (5.99%) SAP BPC
3 7 (2.46%) SAP ERP
4 5 (1.76%) ResourceLink
4 5 (1.76%) SAP HR
4 5 (1.76%) SAP MDM
5 4 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.06%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.06%) Maximo
6 3 (1.06%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.35%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 1 (0.35%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (0.35%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.35%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.41%) LAN
1 4 (1.41%) WAN
2 3 (1.06%) Firewall
3 2 (0.70%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (32.39%) SAP BW
2 60 (21.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 54 (19.01%) SAP Data Services
4 52 (18.31%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (16.55%) SQL Server
5 47 (16.55%) SAP BI
6 26 (9.15%) BusinessObjects XI
7 24 (8.45%) SAP HANA
8 23 (8.10%) Crystal Reports
9 21 (7.39%) QlikView
10 20 (7.04%) BODI
11 19 (6.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (5.99%) OLAP
13 15 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (4.93%) Oracle Database
15 13 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (4.23%) Sybase IQ
16 12 (4.23%) DB2
16 12 (4.23%) Xcelsius
17 11 (3.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.46%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.11%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.76%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.06%) JIRA
4 3 (1.06%) ERwin
5 2 (0.70%) Toad
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.35%) CA Gen
6 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.35%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.35%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 80 (28.17%) Finance
2 12 (4.23%) Banking
2 12 (4.23%) Retail
3 8 (2.82%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.46%) Legal
5 5 (1.76%) Marketing
5 5 (1.76%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.70%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.70%) Advertising
7 2 (0.70%) Publishing
7 2 (0.70%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Local Government
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (22.89%) Developer
2 56 (19.72%) Analyst
2 56 (19.72%) Consultant
3 48 (16.90%) SAP Consultant
4 37 (13.03%) Business Developer
5 36 (12.68%) Architect
6 33 (11.62%) Business Objects Developer
7 24 (8.45%) SAP Developer
8 23 (8.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 23 (8.10%) Business Analyst
9 16 (5.63%) SAP BW Consultant
10 15 (5.28%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (4.23%) Business Objects Consultant
11 12 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 12 (4.23%) Technical Architect
11 12 (4.23%) SAP Architect
12 11 (3.87%) Business Consultant
13 10 (3.52%) Project Manager
13 10 (3.52%) SAP Manager
14 9 (3.17%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.93%) SAP XI
2 11 (3.87%) Web Services
3 8 (2.82%) Middleware
4 6 (2.11%) JMS
4 6 (2.11%) .NET
4 6 (2.11%) JSON
5 5 (1.76%) MDX
6 4 (1.41%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (1.41%) BAPI
7 3 (1.06%) HTML5
7 3 (1.06%) SAP ALE
7 3 (1.06%) SAP PI
7 3 (1.06%) HTML
7 3 (1.06%) Flash
7 3 (1.06%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (0.70%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.70%) XML
8 2 (0.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.28%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.23%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.11%) Clustering
5 5 (1.76%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.76%) Fat Client
5 5 (1.76%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.41%) Replication
6 4 (1.41%) NHS
6 4 (1.41%) Statistics
7 3 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.06%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.06%) Derivative
7 3 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.06%) Life Science
7 3 (1.06%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.06%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.06%) Equities
8 2 (0.70%) AS400
8 2 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.39%) UNIX
2 11 (3.87%) Windows
2 11 (3.87%) Linux
3 10 (3.52%) AIX
4 6 (2.11%) Solaris
5 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.70%) zOS
6 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (49.30%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (14.44%) ETL
3 30 (10.56%) Migration
4 29 (10.21%) Data Modelling
5 22 (7.75%) Analytics
6 21 (7.39%) Change Management
7 20 (7.04%) Data Governance
8 19 (6.69%) Data Analysis
9 18 (6.34%) Project Management
10 17 (5.99%) ERP
10 17 (5.99%) Data Management
10 17 (5.99%) Data Migration
10 17 (5.99%) Procure-to-pay
11 16 (5.63%) Information Management
11 16 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (4.58%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (4.58%) Dimensional Modelling
13 13 (4.58%) Scrum
14 10 (3.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 77 (27.11%) SQL
2 24 (8.45%) ABAP
3 21 (7.39%) Java
4 10 (3.52%) Shell Script
5 9 (3.17%) VBA
6 7 (2.46%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.41%) SAPscript
7 4 (1.41%) Python
7 4 (1.41%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.41%) C#
8 3 (1.06%) R
8 3 (1.06%) Ruby
8 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.06%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.06%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.06%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.70%) Clojure
10 1 (0.35%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.35%) VB
10 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (9.51%) Degree
2 13 (4.58%) MBA
3 6 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.76%) CIPD
5 4 (1.41%) PMP
5 4 (1.41%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.35%) ISEB
8 1 (0.35%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.11%) QA
3 2 (0.70%) SLA
3 2 (0.70%) COREP
4 1 (0.35%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.06%) Graphite
3 2 (0.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 284 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 272 (95.77%) SAP
3 66 (23.24%) Oracle
4 47 (16.55%) Microsoft
5 22 (7.75%) IBM
6 17 (5.99%) Ariba
6 17 (5.99%) Cognos
7 14 (4.93%) Informatica
7 14 (4.93%) Sybase
8 10 (3.52%) Tableau
9 9 (3.17%) HP
10 6 (2.11%) VMware
11 3 (1.06%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.06%) Teradata
12 2 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.70%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.70%) SunGard
12 2 (0.70%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.70%) Splunk
12 2 (0.70%) Twitter
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