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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 407 405 317
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -88
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 158 134 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.30% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.62% 1.35% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 62 99
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £444
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
9753 9950 9131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.09% 22.14% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6333 6219 5657
Average daily rate £410 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 160 203
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £27.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +18.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £78.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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 6 March 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
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 6 March 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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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 -4 53 £465 +3.33% 28
South East -18 39 £400 -18.78% 5
East of England +27 17 £425 -5.55% 1
North West -11 14 £475 +8.57% 9
South West 0 12 £300 +9.09% 6
West Midlands +1 6 £340 -24.44% 6
Yorkshire -1 5 £475 - 4
Midlands - 5 £175 - 1
East Midlands -1 4 £475 +18.75% 4
North East - - - -
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 293 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 278 (94.88%) SAP
3 119 (40.61%) Business Intelligence
4 99 (33.79%) SAP BW
5 82 (27.99%) SQL
6 75 (25.60%) Finance
7 66 (22.53%) Oracle
8 63 (21.50%) ETL
9 55 (18.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 54 (18.43%) SAP Data Services
11 47 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
12 45 (15.36%) SQL Server
13 42 (14.33%) MS Excel
14 40 (13.65%) Data Warehouse
15 38 (12.97%) Microsoft
16 37 (12.63%) ABAP
17 36 (12.29%) Migration
18 33 (11.26%) BusinessObjects XI
19 31 (10.58%) SAP BI
20 28 (9.56%) Data Modelling
20 28 (9.56%) SAP HANA
21 27 (9.22%) ERP
22 26 (8.87%) SAP SRM
23 24 (8.19%) Degree
23 24 (8.19%) Crystal Reports
23 24 (8.19%) NetWeaver
24 23 (7.85%) MS Office
25 21 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
25 21 (7.17%) QlikView
25 21 (7.17%) Analytics

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 24 (8.19%) NetWeaver
2 15 (5.12%) SAS
3 10 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.73%) CMS
5 7 (2.39%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.39%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.05%) WildFly
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.68%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.34%) Confluence
9 1 (0.34%) SAP EP
Applications
1 42 (14.33%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.85%) MS Office
3 7 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.02%) SPSS
5 2 (0.68%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (8.87%) SAP SRM
2 14 (4.78%) SAP BPC
3 12 (4.10%) SAP ERP
4 8 (2.73%) SAP HR
5 5 (1.71%) SAP CRM
5 5 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (1.71%) ResourceLink
6 4 (1.37%) SAP FI
7 3 (1.02%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.68%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.68%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.68%) SAP ECC
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Utilities
9 1 (0.34%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.34%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.34%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) SaaS
2 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.39%) WAN
2 4 (1.37%) DNS
2 4 (1.37%) LAN
3 3 (1.02%) SAN
3 3 (1.02%) Internet
3 3 (1.02%) Firewall
4 1 (0.34%) WAAS
4 1 (0.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (33.79%) SAP BW
2 55 (18.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 54 (18.43%) SAP Data Services
4 45 (15.36%) SQL Server
5 40 (13.65%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (11.26%) BusinessObjects XI
7 31 (10.58%) SAP BI
8 28 (9.56%) SAP HANA
9 24 (8.19%) Crystal Reports
10 21 (7.17%) QlikView
11 18 (6.14%) BODI
12 16 (5.46%) Oracle Database
12 16 (5.46%) Relational Database
13 15 (5.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (4.78%) OLAP
15 13 (4.44%) Sybase IQ
16 11 (3.75%) MS Access
16 11 (3.75%) DB2
17 9 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 9 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (2.05%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.02%) LSMW
3 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.68%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.68%) ERwin
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.34%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.34%) Toad
4 1 (0.34%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 75 (25.60%) Finance
2 17 (5.80%) Retail
3 8 (2.73%) Marketing
4 7 (2.39%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.05%) Legal
5 6 (2.05%) Banking
5 6 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.02%) Advertising
6 3 (1.02%) Publishing
7 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.34%) French Language
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (22.18%) Consultant
2 64 (21.84%) Analyst
3 58 (19.80%) Developer
4 51 (17.41%) SAP Consultant
5 33 (11.26%) Architect
5 33 (11.26%) Business Developer
6 24 (8.19%) Business Objects Developer
7 21 (7.17%) Business Objects Consultant
8 19 (6.48%) Business Analyst
8 19 (6.48%) SAP Developer
9 18 (6.14%) Business Consultant
10 13 (4.44%) Project Manager
11 12 (4.10%) Technical Architect
11 12 (4.10%) Data Analyst
11 12 (4.10%) SAP BW Consultant
11 12 (4.10%) SAP Business Consultant
11 12 (4.10%) SAP Architect
12 11 (3.75%) SAP Manager
13 10 (3.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (3.07%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.12%) SAP XI
2 14 (4.78%) Web Services
3 9 (3.07%) XML
4 8 (2.73%) Middleware
5 6 (2.05%) JSON
5 6 (2.05%) JMS
5 6 (2.05%) SAP PI
6 5 (1.71%) HTML
6 5 (1.71%) SAP Basis
6 5 (1.71%) SAP ALE
7 4 (1.37%) .NET
7 4 (1.37%) BAPI
8 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (1.02%) HTML5
8 3 (1.02%) Flash
8 3 (1.02%) Web Dynpro
8 3 (1.02%) SAP Smart Forms
9 2 (0.68%) SAP MI
9 2 (0.68%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.12%) Data Integration
3 13 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.44%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.05%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (1.71%) Fat Client
5 5 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.71%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.37%) NHS
7 3 (1.02%) HACMP
7 3 (1.02%) Replication
7 3 (1.02%) FMCG
7 3 (1.02%) DataPower
7 3 (1.02%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.02%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.02%) Life Science
7 3 (1.02%) Statistics
8 2 (0.68%) Ontologies
8 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.68%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.48%) UNIX
2 17 (5.80%) Windows
3 14 (4.78%) Linux
4 12 (4.10%) AIX
5 6 (2.05%) Solaris
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.68%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (40.61%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (21.50%) ETL
3 36 (12.29%) Migration
4 28 (9.56%) Data Modelling
5 27 (9.22%) ERP
6 21 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (7.17%) Analytics
7 20 (6.83%) Data Governance
7 20 (6.83%) Project Management
8 19 (6.48%) Change Management
8 19 (6.48%) Data Migration
9 17 (5.80%) Procure-to-pay
10 16 (5.46%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (4.44%) PRINCE2
13 12 (4.10%) Data Analysis
14 11 (3.75%) Data Management
14 11 (3.75%) Mentoring
15 10 (3.41%) TOGAF
15 10 (3.41%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 82 (27.99%) SQL
2 37 (12.63%) ABAP
3 20 (6.83%) Java
4 13 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 9 (3.07%) VBA
6 7 (2.39%) VB
6 7 (2.39%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.37%) SAPscript
8 3 (1.02%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.68%) C#
9 2 (0.68%) Python
9 2 (0.68%) Clojure
9 2 (0.68%) R
9 2 (0.68%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.68%) Ruby
10 1 (0.34%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (8.19%) Degree
2 13 (4.44%) MBA
3 10 (3.41%) VCP4
4 5 (1.71%) CIPD
4 5 (1.71%) ISEB
5 4 (1.37%) PMP
5 4 (1.37%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.34%) HNC
8 1 (0.34%) CIMA
8 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.80%) QA
2 7 (2.39%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.02%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.02%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 8 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.68%) Graphite
2 2 (0.68%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 293 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 278 (94.88%) SAP
3 66 (22.53%) Oracle
4 38 (12.97%) Microsoft
5 17 (5.80%) Informatica
5 17 (5.80%) IBM
6 16 (5.46%) Ariba
7 15 (5.12%) Sybase
8 10 (3.41%) Cognos
9 9 (3.07%) VMware
10 8 (2.73%) HP
11 5 (1.71%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.71%) Tableau
12 4 (1.37%) Teradata
12 4 (1.37%) Altiris
12 4 (1.37%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (1.02%) EMC
13 3 (1.02%) Ab Initio
14 2 (0.68%) Twitter
14 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
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