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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Rank 265 215 220
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +5
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 411 575 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.90% 1.13% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.02% 4.92% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 353 359
Median daily rate £396 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 12
Median hourly rate £30.25 £22.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.71 £13.90 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £37.50 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £37.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-51.00% +56.25%
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
10236 11693 11071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.38% 23.08% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6842 7887 7428
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 177 180
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -24.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

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 4 December 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
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 4 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 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 -41 148 £425 -8.10% 35
South East -47 77 £375 - 8
West Midlands -30 39 £400 -11.11% 3
North West +14 29 £415 -5.14% 5
South West -21 29 £356 -13.63% 7
Yorkshire +30 27 £228 -32.69% 7
East of England +10 25 £402 +3.69% 1
North East -16 22 £345 -1.42% 2
East Midlands -18 6 £538 +34.37% 3
Midlands -1 3 £475 +46.15%
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 363 (47.14%) SQL
2 322 (41.82%) Business Intelligence
3 311 (40.39%) SAP
4 228 (29.61%) Oracle
5 192 (24.94%) ETL
6 189 (24.55%) Data Warehouse
7 173 (22.47%) Finance
8 157 (20.39%) SQL Server
9 112 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
10 111 (14.42%) SAP BW
10 111 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
11 108 (14.03%) PL/SQL
12 96 (12.47%) Data Modelling
12 96 (12.47%) Microsoft
12 96 (12.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 91 (11.82%) Analytics
14 90 (11.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 87 (11.30%) SAP Data Services
16 86 (11.17%) MS Excel
17 80 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 79 (10.26%) Java
19 78 (10.13%) Unix
20 68 (8.83%) Tableau
21 66 (8.57%) Migration
22 64 (8.31%) Project Management
23 63 (8.18%) Informatica
23 63 (8.18%) Data Analysis
24 60 (7.79%) Security Cleared
24 60 (7.79%) QlikView
25 59 (7.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence

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 32 (4.16%) WebLogic
2 29 (3.77%) SAS
3 23 (2.99%) Apache Spark
4 19 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 12 (1.56%) Apache Pig
7 10 (1.30%) JBoss
8 8 (1.04%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.04%) Confluence
8 8 (1.04%) FileNet
8 8 (1.04%) NetWeaver
8 8 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (1.04%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (0.91%) Apache
10 5 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.26%) CMS
11 2 (0.26%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 86 (11.17%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.29%) MS Office
3 13 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.17%) SPSS
6 6 (0.78%) Open Workbench
6 6 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.39%) MS Project
8 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (2.60%) SAP BPC
2 16 (2.08%) SAP FI
3 13 (1.69%) Adobe Campaign
3 13 (1.69%) SAP ERP
3 13 (1.69%) Unica
4 10 (1.30%) SAP MM
5 9 (1.17%) SAP PSCD
6 8 (1.04%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 8 (1.04%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 8 (1.04%) SAP CO
6 8 (1.04%) SAP FSCM
6 8 (1.04%) SAP GRC
6 8 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.52%) Primavera
8 4 (0.52%) SAP HCM
9 3 (0.39%) Cognos Planning
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.39%) SAP FI-GL
9 3 (0.39%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
2 7 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (0.65%) OpenShift
4 3 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.26%) Taleo
6 1 (0.13%) IaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Office 365
6 1 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.95%) SSL
2 13 (1.69%) HTTP
2 13 (1.69%) LDAP
3 10 (1.30%) SAN
4 9 (1.17%) Network Security
5 8 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.39%) 2G
6 3 (0.39%) 3G
6 3 (0.39%) DNS
6 3 (0.39%) LTE
6 3 (0.39%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (0.39%) RFID
7 2 (0.26%) DHCP
7 2 (0.26%) Firewall
7 2 (0.26%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.26%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.26%) WCDMA
8 1 (0.13%) ATM
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (24.55%) Data Warehouse
2 157 (20.39%) SQL Server
3 111 (14.42%) SAP BW
4 96 (12.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 90 (11.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 87 (11.30%) SAP Data Services
7 80 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 60 (7.79%) QlikView
9 59 (7.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 58 (7.53%) SAP HANA
11 51 (6.62%) Crystal Reports
12 50 (6.49%) Hadoop
12 50 (6.49%) Oracle Database
13 37 (4.81%) Big Data
14 33 (4.29%) Relational Database
15 32 (4.16%) BusinessObjects XI
15 32 (4.16%) Data Mining
16 30 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 29 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
18 28 (3.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (2.60%) JIRA
2 18 (2.34%) Oracle APEX
3 17 (2.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 16 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.30%) ERwin
6 9 (1.17%) Talend Open Studio
7 7 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.65%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.52%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.52%) LSMW
9 4 (0.52%) Subversion
10 3 (0.39%) Ant
10 3 (0.39%) CA Gen
10 3 (0.39%) Toad
10 3 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.13%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 173 (22.47%) Finance
2 50 (6.49%) Banking
3 34 (4.42%) Retail
4 30 (3.90%) Marketing
5 26 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.60%) General Ledger
8 12 (1.56%) Automotive
9 8 (1.04%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.65%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.52%) Electronics
12 3 (0.39%) Front Office
12 3 (0.39%) Legal
12 3 (0.39%) Local Government
12 3 (0.39%) Military
13 2 (0.26%) Advertising
13 2 (0.26%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.26%) French Language
13 2 (0.26%) Law
13 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 240 (31.17%) Developer
2 187 (24.29%) Analyst
3 105 (13.64%) Consultant
4 72 (9.35%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 66 (8.57%) Architect
6 56 (7.27%) Business Developer
7 55 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
8 43 (5.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 41 (5.32%) Data Analyst
10 39 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 35 (4.55%) SQL Developer
12 34 (4.42%) Business Analyst
13 30 (3.90%) Report Analyst
14 24 (3.12%) Oracle Developer
14 24 (3.12%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
15 23 (2.99%) Data Architect
15 23 (2.99%) Java Developer
16 22 (2.86%) ETL Developer
17 21 (2.73%) Report Developer
17 21 (2.73%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (6.23%) XML
2 27 (3.51%) .NET
3 19 (2.47%) Web Services
4 16 (2.08%) HTML
5 15 (1.95%) CSS
6 14 (1.82%) SAP XI
7 13 (1.69%) Software Packaging
8 12 (1.56%) JSON
9 9 (1.17%) D3.js
9 9 (1.17%) REST
9 9 (1.17%) XSLT
10 8 (1.04%) Apache Avro
10 8 (1.04%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (0.91%) SAPUI5
12 6 (0.78%) Spring
13 4 (0.52%) AngularJS
13 4 (0.52%) J2EE
13 4 (0.52%) Velocity
14 3 (0.39%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 111 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.88%) Management Information System
3 37 (4.81%) Visualisation
4 31 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.51%) Data Structures
6 26 (3.38%) Data Integration
7 12 (1.56%) Data Extraction
8 10 (1.30%) Clustering
9 8 (1.04%) DataPower
9 8 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
9 8 (1.04%) Grid Computing
10 7 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.91%) NHS
10 7 (0.91%) Replication
11 6 (0.78%) Life Science
11 6 (0.78%) Mobile App
11 6 (0.78%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.65%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.65%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 78 (10.13%) Unix
2 44 (5.71%) Windows
3 41 (5.32%) Linux
4 18 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.69%) AIX
5 13 (1.69%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.91%) Solaris
7 7 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.65%) HPUX
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.26%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (41.82%) Business Intelligence
2 192 (24.94%) ETL
3 112 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (12.47%) Data Modelling
5 91 (11.82%) Analytics
6 66 (8.57%) Migration
7 64 (8.31%) Project Management
8 63 (8.18%) Data Analysis
9 57 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 47 (6.10%) CRM
10 47 (6.10%) Scrum
11 46 (5.97%) Business Analysis
12 45 (5.84%) Data Management
13 37 (4.81%) Data Migration
14 33 (4.29%) Configuration Management
15 32 (4.16%) SDLC
16 30 (3.90%) ITIL
16 30 (3.90%) Kimball Methodology
17 29 (3.77%) Data Visualisation
17 29 (3.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 363 (47.14%) SQL
2 108 (14.03%) PL/SQL
3 79 (10.26%) Java
4 35 (4.55%) VBA
5 32 (4.16%) Shell Script
6 31 (4.03%) T-SQL
7 29 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 23 (2.99%) C
8 23 (2.99%) Perl
9 20 (2.60%) PowerShell
10 17 (2.21%) ABAP
10 17 (2.21%) PHP
10 17 (2.21%) VB
11 16 (2.08%) Python
12 14 (1.82%) C#
13 9 (1.17%) C++
13 9 (1.17%) Scala
14 7 (0.91%) R
15 5 (0.65%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 60 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 57 (7.40%) Degree
3 43 (5.58%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.56%) CCA
5 9 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.91%) ISEB
7 6 (0.78%) BC Cleared
8 5 (0.65%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.52%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.52%) HNC
9 4 (0.52%) HND
10 3 (0.39%) ACCA
10 3 (0.39%) CIMA
10 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.26%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.26%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.06%) Data Quality
2 12 (1.56%) QA
3 4 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.52%) SLA
4 3 (0.39%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.26%) Basel II
5 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.13%) EMIR
6 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.30%) HDFS
3 9 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.78%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.65%) Docker
7 3 (0.39%) XenApp
7 3 (0.39%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.26%) vSphere
8 2 (0.26%) XenServer
9 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (1.69%) Puppet
2 11 (1.43%) Oozie
3 9 (1.17%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (0.65%) Control-M
5 4 (0.52%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.39%) SCCM
7 2 (0.26%) MOM
7 2 (0.26%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.13%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 311 (40.39%) SAP
2 228 (29.61%) Oracle
3 96 (12.47%) Microsoft
4 68 (8.83%) Tableau
5 63 (8.18%) Informatica
6 54 (7.01%) Cognos
7 44 (5.71%) Teradata
8 29 (3.77%) HP
9 24 (3.12%) IBM
10 23 (2.99%) MicroStrategy
11 20 (2.60%) Red Hat
12 18 (2.34%) TIBCO
13 17 (2.21%) Sun
14 14 (1.82%) Adobe
14 14 (1.82%) Remedy
15 12 (1.56%) webMethods
16 11 (1.43%) Cloudera
17 10 (1.30%) Atlassian
18 9 (1.17%) Siebel
18 9 (1.17%) Talend
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Maclellan Smith
Rate: Market rates paid
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago