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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 448 403 413
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +10
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 133 161 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.25% 1.48% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 82 73
Average daily rate
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£444 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.86% -8.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £549 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -
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
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
10598 10886 11093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.38% 22.62% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6879 6899 6467
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 185 303
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £15.15 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.80 £46.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.34 £32.03 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +4.32%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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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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 +18 78 £460 +10.84% 22
South East -36 20 £398 +2.70% 13
East of England -15 10 £323 -21.81% 9
West Midlands -13 7 £350 -21.34% 10
North West -14 6 £450 +12.50% 9
South West -30 5 £300 -31.81%
East Midlands -6 2 £325 -18.75% 8
North East - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire - - - - 4
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 265 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 252 (95.09%) SAP
3 104 (39.25%) Business Intelligence
4 80 (30.19%) SAP BW
5 70 (26.42%) Finance
6 60 (22.64%) Oracle
7 52 (19.62%) ETL
8 50 (18.87%) SQL
9 46 (17.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 45 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (13.96%) SQL Server
11 37 (13.96%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (12.83%) SAP Data Services
13 33 (12.45%) Migration
13 33 (12.45%) Microsoft
14 31 (11.70%) Data Modelling
15 30 (11.32%) SAP BI
16 29 (10.94%) SAP HANA
17 28 (10.57%) ERP
18 27 (10.19%) ABAP
19 26 (9.81%) MS Excel
20 24 (9.06%) Performance Tuning
21 21 (7.92%) BusinessObjects XI
21 21 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
21 21 (7.92%) Cognos
21 21 (7.92%) IBM
22 18 (6.79%) Degree
22 18 (6.79%) Data Migration
23 17 (6.42%) SAP BPC
23 17 (6.42%) Crystal Reports

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (4.53%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.51%) SAS
3 3 (1.13%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.75%) IIS
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.38%) Documentum
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.38%) Apache
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (9.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.53%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (3.77%) MS Office
4 8 (3.02%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.89%) MS Project
6 4 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (6.42%) SAP BPC
2 7 (2.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (2.26%) SAP ERP
3 6 (2.26%) SAP SRM
4 5 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (1.51%) Maximo
5 4 (1.51%) SAP HR
6 3 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.13%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.13%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.75%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.75%) Agresso
8 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.38%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.38%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.38%) SAP ECC
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (1.51%) Internet
2 4 (1.51%) WAN
3 3 (1.13%) LDAP
3 3 (1.13%) SAN
4 1 (0.38%) WAAS
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (30.19%) SAP BW
2 46 (17.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 37 (13.96%) SQL Server
3 37 (13.96%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (12.83%) SAP Data Services
5 30 (11.32%) SAP BI
6 29 (10.94%) SAP HANA
7 21 (7.92%) BusinessObjects XI
8 17 (6.42%) Crystal Reports
9 14 (5.28%) MS Access
10 12 (4.53%) OLAP
10 12 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (3.77%) QlikView
12 9 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (3.02%) Data Mining
13 8 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (3.02%) BODI
13 8 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (2.64%) Oracle Database
14 7 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (3.77%) LSMW
2 3 (1.13%) Toad
3 2 (0.75%) ERwin
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 70 (26.42%) Finance
2 17 (6.42%) Retail
3 12 (4.53%) Banking
4 9 (3.40%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.64%) Legal
5 7 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.26%) Publishing
6 6 (2.26%) Billing
6 6 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.51%) Marketing
8 3 (1.13%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.75%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.38%) French Language
10 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 83 (31.32%) Consultant
2 72 (27.17%) SAP Consultant
3 51 (19.25%) Developer
4 46 (17.36%) Analyst
5 36 (13.58%) Business Objects Consultant
6 27 (10.19%) Business Consultant
7 24 (9.06%) Business Objects Developer
8 21 (7.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 20 (7.55%) SAP Business Consultant
10 19 (7.17%) Business Developer
10 19 (7.17%) Business Analyst
11 18 (6.79%) Architect
12 17 (6.42%) SAP BI Consultant
13 15 (5.66%) SAP Developer
14 14 (5.28%) Data Consultant
15 12 (4.53%) SAP Data Consultant
16 11 (4.15%) MI Analyst
16 11 (4.15%) Analyst Developer
17 10 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
18 9 (3.40%) SAP BW Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.02%) XML
2 7 (2.64%) SAP XI
3 5 (1.89%) SAP Basis
4 3 (1.13%) .NET
5 2 (0.75%) Middleware
5 2 (0.75%) SOAP
5 2 (0.75%) REST
5 2 (0.75%) SAP PI
5 2 (0.75%) MDX
6 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.38%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.38%) HTML
6 1 (0.38%) Web Services
6 1 (0.38%) SAML
6 1 (0.38%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.28%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.91%) Data Integration
4 11 (4.15%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.51%) FMCG
5 4 (1.51%) Data Conversion
6 3 (1.13%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.13%) HACMP
7 2 (0.75%) AS400
7 2 (0.75%) Replication
7 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.75%) Open Source
7 2 (0.75%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.75%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.38%) Statistics
8 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.38%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.38%) Informatics
8 1 (0.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.42%) Windows
2 9 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (3.40%) UNIX
2 9 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (3.02%) Linux
4 7 (2.64%) Windows 8
4 7 (2.64%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.13%) AIX
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (39.25%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (19.62%) ETL
3 33 (12.45%) Migration
4 31 (11.70%) Data Modelling
5 28 (10.57%) ERP
6 24 (9.06%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (6.79%) Data Migration
9 15 (5.66%) Project Management
10 14 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (3.77%) Business Analysis
11 10 (3.77%) Data Management
12 9 (3.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (3.02%) Scrum
13 8 (3.02%) Change Management
13 8 (3.02%) Data Analysis
13 8 (3.02%) Data Governance
13 8 (3.02%) Dimensional Modelling
13 8 (3.02%) Release Management
14 7 (2.64%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 50 (18.87%) SQL
2 27 (10.19%) ABAP
3 8 (3.02%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.64%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.64%) VBScript
4 7 (2.64%) Java
4 7 (2.64%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.26%) VB
6 4 (1.51%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.38%) C
7 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (6.79%) Degree
2 11 (4.15%) SC Cleared
2 11 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.89%) SAP Certification
4 4 (1.51%) MBA
5 1 (0.38%) HND
5 1 (0.38%) PMP
5 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.64%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.26%) QA
3 2 (0.75%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) COBIT
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (3.77%) VMware ESX
1 10 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 10 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.13%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (2.64%) AppDNA
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 265 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 252 (95.09%) SAP
3 60 (22.64%) Oracle
4 33 (12.45%) Microsoft
5 21 (7.92%) Cognos
5 21 (7.92%) IBM
6 16 (6.04%) Informatica
7 13 (4.91%) Teradata
8 10 (3.77%) VMware
9 8 (3.02%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (2.64%) Citrix
11 6 (2.26%) Tableau
12 5 (1.89%) Remedy
12 5 (1.89%) Ariba
13 4 (1.51%) Sybase
14 3 (1.13%) Siebel
14 3 (1.13%) Primavera
14 3 (1.13%) JDA
14 3 (1.13%) NetApp
14 3 (1.13%) EMC
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