The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 432 366 405
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +39
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 143 184 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.35% 1.81% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 104 84
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £333 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £90.00 £15.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+480.64% -60.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £12.70 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £118.00 £18.30 £41.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £19.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+189.47% -45.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10556 10145 11092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.78% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6659 6323 6678
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 201 275
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.20 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
BusinessObjects
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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 30 July 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
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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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 +2 77 £453 +3.42% 23
South East -5 26 £425 +6.25% 12
North West +13 16 £438 +9.37% 10
South West -16 7 £300 -20.00% 2
West Midlands -31 5 £325 -22.61% 10
East Midlands -6 3 £350 -1.75% 1
East of England -24 2 £450 +5.88% 4
North East -14 1 £450 -18.18% 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 256 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 234 (91.41%) SAP
3 111 (43.36%) Business Intelligence
4 75 (29.30%) SAP BW
5 68 (26.56%) Oracle
6 60 (23.44%) Data Warehouse
7 56 (21.88%) Finance
8 49 (19.14%) ETL
8 49 (19.14%) SQL
9 46 (17.97%) SQL Server
10 38 (14.84%) Migration
11 35 (13.67%) Cognos
12 34 (13.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 34 (13.28%) SAP Data Services
13 31 (12.11%) BusinessObjects XI
13 31 (12.11%) SAP BI
14 30 (11.72%) Microsoft
15 29 (11.33%) Data Modelling
16 25 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 25 (9.77%) ERP
17 23 (8.98%) QlikView
17 23 (8.98%) SAP HANA
18 21 (8.20%) Data Migration
19 20 (7.81%) ABAP
20 19 (7.42%) MS Excel
20 19 (7.42%) IBM
21 18 (7.03%) Performance Tuning
22 17 (6.64%) Informatica
22 17 (6.64%) Crystal Reports
23 15 (5.86%) Data Management

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (2.73%) NetWeaver
2 6 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.56%) SAS
4 3 (1.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.78%) IIS
6 1 (0.39%) Documentum
6 1 (0.39%) Apache
6 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.39%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 19 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (2.34%) MS Office
4 4 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.56%) MS Project
5 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.78%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (5.08%) SAP BPC
2 7 (2.73%) SAP ERP
3 6 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.95%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (1.56%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.56%) Maximo
6 3 (1.17%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.17%) SAP MM
6 3 (1.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.78%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.78%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.78%) Agresso
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.39%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.39%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.39%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) PaaS
1 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.17%) LDAP
2 2 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (29.30%) SAP BW
2 60 (23.44%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (17.97%) SQL Server
4 34 (13.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 34 (13.28%) SAP Data Services
5 31 (12.11%) BusinessObjects XI
5 31 (12.11%) SAP BI
6 25 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (8.98%) QlikView
7 23 (8.98%) SAP HANA
8 17 (6.64%) Crystal Reports
9 14 (5.47%) Oracle Database
9 14 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (3.91%) MS Access
12 9 (3.52%) PowerCenter
12 9 (3.52%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (3.13%) BODI
Development Applications
1 10 (3.91%) LSMW
2 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.78%) ERwin
3 2 (0.78%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.39%) Toad
General
1 56 (21.88%) Finance
2 12 (4.69%) Banking
3 11 (4.30%) Retail
3 11 (4.30%) Billing
4 8 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.95%) Legal
5 5 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.17%) Marketing
6 3 (1.17%) Publishing
7 2 (0.78%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Front Office
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 80 (31.25%) Consultant
2 67 (26.17%) SAP Consultant
3 47 (18.36%) Developer
4 45 (17.58%) Analyst
5 28 (10.94%) Business Objects Consultant
6 27 (10.55%) Business Consultant
7 26 (10.16%) Business Objects Developer
8 25 (9.77%) Business Developer
9 22 (8.59%) SAP Business Consultant
10 19 (7.42%) Data Consultant
11 17 (6.64%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 15 (5.86%) Business Analyst
12 15 (5.86%) Architect
12 15 (5.86%) SAP Data Consultant
13 13 (5.08%) SAP BI Consultant
14 12 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 12 (4.69%) SAP Developer
14 12 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
15 11 (4.30%) Analyst Developer
15 11 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.30%) XML
1 11 (4.30%) SAP XI
2 8 (3.13%) MDX
3 5 (1.95%) HTML
3 5 (1.95%) .NET
4 3 (1.17%) SOAP
4 3 (1.17%) REST
4 3 (1.17%) SAP PI
5 2 (0.78%) Middleware
5 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.39%) COM
6 1 (0.39%) Web Services
6 1 (0.39%) SAML
6 1 (0.39%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.39%) BAPI
6 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.13%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.17%) AS400
3 3 (1.17%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.17%) Open Source
3 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.78%) Wiki
4 2 (0.78%) Social Network
4 2 (0.78%) Credit Risk
4 2 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (0.78%) FMCG
4 2 (0.78%) SWIFT
4 2 (0.78%) Replication
4 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.39%) DTV
5 1 (0.39%) Economics
5 1 (0.39%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.39%) Clustering
5 1 (0.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.52%) Windows
2 8 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (2.73%) Windows 8
3 7 (2.73%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.17%) Linux
4 3 (1.17%) UNIX
5 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (43.36%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (19.14%) ETL
3 38 (14.84%) Migration
4 29 (11.33%) Data Modelling
5 25 (9.77%) ERP
6 21 (8.20%) Data Migration
7 18 (7.03%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (5.86%) Data Management
9 12 (4.69%) Business Analysis
9 12 (4.69%) Project Management
10 11 (4.30%) CRM
11 10 (3.91%) Scrum
12 9 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (3.52%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (3.52%) Test Scripting
12 9 (3.52%) Data Cleansing
13 8 (3.13%) Analytics
13 8 (3.13%) Master Data Management
13 8 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (2.73%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 49 (19.14%) SQL
2 20 (7.81%) ABAP
3 10 (3.91%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.73%) VBScript
4 7 (2.73%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.34%) Java
5 6 (2.34%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.95%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.56%) VBA
7 4 (1.56%) VB
8 2 (0.78%) VB6
8 2 (0.78%) C#
9 1 (0.39%) C
9 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (5.47%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.30%) Degree
4 4 (1.56%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.39%) HND
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB
5 1 (0.39%) PMP
5 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.39%) MBA
5 1 (0.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.91%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.17%) QA
3 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.73%) VMware ESX
2 7 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (2.73%) AppDNA
2 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 256 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 234 (91.41%) SAP
3 68 (26.56%) Oracle
4 35 (13.67%) Cognos
5 30 (11.72%) Microsoft
6 19 (7.42%) IBM
7 17 (6.64%) Informatica
8 8 (3.13%) Tableau
9 7 (2.73%) Citrix
9 7 (2.73%) VMware
10 4 (1.56%) Sybase
11 3 (1.17%) Siebel
11 3 (1.17%) HP
11 3 (1.17%) JDA
11 3 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.17%) Primavera
11 3 (1.17%) Teradata
12 2 (0.78%) Northgate
12 2 (0.78%) Remedy
12 2 (0.78%) Hyperion
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