The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 249 198 188
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -10
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 473 569 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.93% 1.12% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.23% 4.89% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 340 373
Median daily rate £413 £421 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.07% +5.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Median hourly rate £12.83 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.97% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £18.83 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £24.90 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.46%
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
11191 11626 11556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.96% 22.95% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7653 7609 7400
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 160 202
Median hourly rate £33.50 £32.10 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.36% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.35 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £46.09 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -135 128 £450 +5.88% 51
South East +22 119 £348 -13.12% 11
West Midlands +31 83 £440 +3.41% 8
Yorkshire +23 39 £700 +94.44% 7
North West -18 21 £325 -23.52% 8
North East -19 21 £320 +20.75%
South West -29 20 £420 +9.09% 3
East of England -7 18 £436 +5.75% 2
East Midlands +6 14 £325 -7.14% 4
Midlands -5 5 £300 +71.42%
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 462 (47.78%) SQL
2 438 (45.29%) Business Intelligence
3 363 (37.54%) Oracle
4 313 (32.37%) SAP
5 263 (27.20%) Finance
6 259 (26.78%) Data Warehouse
7 186 (19.23%) Data Modelling
8 161 (16.65%) ETL
8 161 (16.65%) Analytical Skills
9 157 (16.24%) SQL Server
10 156 (16.13%) Informatica
11 149 (15.41%) Unix
12 146 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
13 131 (13.55%) Microsoft
14 108 (11.17%) Tableau
15 104 (10.75%) Java
16 99 (10.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 97 (10.03%) Analytics
17 97 (10.03%) Shell Script
18 94 (9.72%) MS Excel
19 91 (9.41%) PL/SQL
20 88 (9.10%) Windows
21 82 (8.48%) Hadoop
22 81 (8.38%) SAS
23 79 (8.17%) Visualisation
24 78 (8.07%) Security Cleared
25 77 (7.96%) SAP BW
26 76 (7.86%) Project Management
27 72 (7.45%) Management Information System
27 72 (7.45%) Migration

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 81 (8.38%) SAS
2 45 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 31 (3.21%) Confluence
4 28 (2.90%) IIS
4 28 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 23 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 22 (2.28%) Apache
7 19 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
8 18 (1.86%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.24%) JBoss
9 12 (1.24%) Jetty
9 12 (1.24%) nginx
9 12 (1.24%) Oracle 10gAS
9 12 (1.24%) Oracle Application Server
9 12 (1.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 11 (1.14%) PowerExchange
11 8 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (0.72%) NetWeaver
13 6 (0.62%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 94 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.10%) MS Office
3 14 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.14%) MS Project
5 9 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.83%) SPSS
7 4 (0.41%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.03%) SAP BPC
1 10 (1.03%) SAP ERP
2 8 (0.83%) Maximo
2 8 (0.83%) SAP SRM
3 7 (0.72%) Global One
3 7 (0.72%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 7 (0.72%) Northgate Housing
3 7 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 7 (0.72%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.72%) SAP CRM
3 7 (0.72%) SAP IS-U
4 6 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.62%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.52%) ResourceLink
5 5 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.41%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
1 7 (0.72%) Amazon S3
2 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.41%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.21%) Taleo
5 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.48%) SSL
2 17 (1.76%) DNS
3 13 (1.34%) HTTP
3 13 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.24%) DHCP
5 11 (1.14%) FTP
5 11 (1.14%) IPsec
6 10 (1.03%) Firewall
7 9 (0.93%) LAN
7 9 (0.93%) WAN
8 8 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (0.83%) LDAP
8 8 (0.83%) NetScaler
8 8 (0.83%) Network Security
9 5 (0.52%) GSM
9 5 (0.52%) UMTS
10 4 (0.41%) LTE
10 4 (0.41%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (0.41%) SAN
11 3 (0.31%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (26.78%) Data Warehouse
2 157 (16.24%) SQL Server
3 99 (10.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 82 (8.48%) Hadoop
5 77 (7.96%) SAP BW
6 69 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
7 67 (6.93%) Pentaho
8 62 (6.41%) QlikView
8 62 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 60 (6.20%) BusinessObjects XI
10 59 (6.10%) Oracle Database
10 59 (6.10%) Relational Database
11 56 (5.79%) SAP HANA
12 55 (5.69%) Oracle Reports
12 55 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 51 (5.27%) SAP BI
14 48 (4.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 46 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
16 44 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
17 41 (4.24%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 47 (4.86%) JIRA
2 36 (3.72%) ERwin
3 21 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 20 (2.07%) Toad
5 17 (1.76%) ClearCase
6 15 (1.55%) Eclipse
6 15 (1.55%) PVCS
7 14 (1.45%) Log4j
8 12 (1.24%) JUnit
8 12 (1.24%) Travis CI
9 11 (1.14%) ClearQuest
10 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 7 (0.72%) Git (software)
11 7 (0.72%) Maven
12 6 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.52%) Ant
13 5 (0.52%) Artifactory
13 5 (0.52%) HP UFT
13 5 (0.52%) LSMW
13 5 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 263 (27.20%) Finance
2 69 (7.14%) Banking
3 42 (4.34%) Retail
4 27 (2.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 22 (2.28%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.28%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 9 (0.93%) Advertising
7 9 (0.93%) Legal
7 9 (0.93%) Marketing
8 7 (0.72%) Back Office
8 7 (0.72%) Front Office
9 6 (0.62%) General Ledger
9 6 (0.62%) Law
9 6 (0.62%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.52%) Local Government
11 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.41%) Military
12 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.21%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 314 (32.47%) Developer
2 235 (24.30%) Analyst
3 124 (12.82%) Business Objects Developer
4 121 (12.51%) Consultant
5 112 (11.58%) Business Developer
6 95 (9.82%) Architect
7 63 (6.51%) Data Analyst
8 57 (5.89%) Business Analyst
8 57 (5.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 56 (5.79%) SAP Consultant
10 47 (4.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 41 (4.24%) Data Architect
12 39 (4.03%) Business Objects Consultant
13 34 (3.52%) Business Consultant
14 33 (3.41%) Lead Developer
14 33 (3.41%) SQL Developer
15 32 (3.31%) SAP Developer
16 31 (3.21%) Report Analyst
17 30 (3.10%) Enterprise Architect
18 27 (2.79%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (6.00%) J2EE
2 46 (4.76%) .NET
3 27 (2.79%) XML
4 21 (2.17%) Web Services
5 19 (1.96%) Servlets
6 16 (1.65%) CSS
7 15 (1.55%) HTML
8 12 (1.24%) SAP XI
9 9 (0.93%) jQuery
10 8 (0.83%) ASP.NET
10 8 (0.83%) Hibernate
10 8 (0.83%) JSP
10 8 (0.83%) Software Packaging
10 8 (0.83%) Spring
11 7 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (0.62%) EDI
12 6 (0.62%) RESTful
12 6 (0.62%) SAP Basis
13 5 (0.52%) Apache CXF
13 5 (0.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 161 (16.65%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (8.17%) Visualisation
3 72 (7.45%) Management Information System
4 32 (3.31%) Data Integration
5 26 (2.69%) NHS
6 17 (1.76%) Data Structures
7 16 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 13 (1.34%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.14%) Clustering
10 10 (1.03%) Data Extraction
10 10 (1.03%) Statistics
10 10 (1.03%) User Experience
11 8 (0.83%) DataPower
11 8 (0.83%) Equities
12 7 (0.72%) Life Science
13 6 (0.62%) CMDB
13 6 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.62%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.62%) FMCG
13 6 (0.62%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 149 (15.41%) Unix
2 88 (9.10%) Windows
3 50 (5.17%) Linux
4 30 (3.10%) Windows Server
5 24 (2.48%) AIX
6 22 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.76%) Solaris
8 15 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.83%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.41%) Android
12 4 (0.41%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (45.29%) Business Intelligence
2 186 (19.23%) Data Modelling
3 161 (16.65%) ETL
4 146 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (10.03%) Analytics
6 76 (7.86%) Project Management
7 72 (7.45%) Migration
8 69 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 67 (6.93%) OO
10 57 (5.89%) Data Management
11 56 (5.79%) Scrum
12 51 (5.27%) Data Architecture
13 50 (5.17%) Configuration Management
14 49 (5.07%) Data Visualisation
14 49 (5.07%) Waterfall
15 45 (4.65%) Test Strategy
16 44 (4.55%) Business Analysis
16 44 (4.55%) Open Source
17 41 (4.24%) Information Management
18 40 (4.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 462 (47.78%) SQL
2 104 (10.75%) Java
3 97 (10.03%) Shell Script
4 91 (9.41%) PL/SQL
5 42 (4.34%) Perl
6 40 (4.14%) JavaScript
7 37 (3.83%) VBA
8 28 (2.90%) ABAP
8 28 (2.90%) T-SQL
9 25 (2.59%) Python
10 23 (2.38%) C++
10 23 (2.38%) PowerShell
11 19 (1.96%) C#
12 15 (1.55%) VB
13 6 (0.62%) R
14 4 (0.41%) C
14 4 (0.41%) RPG
14 4 (0.41%) RPG IV
15 3 (0.31%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (8.07%) Security Cleared
2 61 (6.31%) SC Cleared
3 29 (3.00%) Degree
4 11 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (0.83%) ISEB
6 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.52%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.52%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.41%) MCDBA
9 3 (0.31%) CCA
9 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.21%) ACCA
10 2 (0.21%) CIMA
10 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.10%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.10%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.79%) Data Quality
2 31 (3.21%) QA
3 11 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (1.14%) SLA
4 4 (0.41%) COBIT
4 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.41%) ISO27002
5 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.10%) Basel II
6 1 (0.10%) Basel III
6 1 (0.10%) COREP
6 1 (0.10%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.10%) EMIR
6 1 (0.10%) GCP
6 1 (0.10%) MiFID
6 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.24%) Xen
4 11 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (1.14%) XenApp
5 10 (1.03%) vSphere
5 10 (1.03%) XenServer
6 7 (0.72%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.52%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.41%) Docker
9 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.10%) Samba
10 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.72%) Puppet
3 6 (0.62%) Control-M
4 4 (0.41%) NSN NetAct
4 4 (0.41%) Perfmon
4 4 (0.41%) SCCM
5 3 (0.31%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.31%) SCOM
5 3 (0.31%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.31%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.21%) Netcool
6 2 (0.21%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.10%) DameWare
7 1 (0.10%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 363 (37.54%) Oracle
2 313 (32.37%) SAP
3 156 (16.13%) Informatica
4 131 (13.55%) Microsoft
5 108 (11.17%) Tableau
6 62 (6.41%) Cognos
7 38 (3.93%) VMware
8 36 (3.72%) CA
9 34 (3.52%) Pega
10 31 (3.21%) Red Hat
10 31 (3.21%) Teradata
11 29 (3.00%) IBM
12 25 (2.59%) HP
13 20 (2.07%) Citrix
14 19 (1.96%) Axway
14 19 (1.96%) Siebel
15 18 (1.86%) Sybase
16 16 (1.65%) Sun
17 14 (1.45%) webMethods
18 13 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
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