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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 271 216 198
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -18
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 427 537 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 1.07% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.97% 4.54% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 337 342
Median daily rate £388 £400 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £14.82 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £32.65 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +42.85%
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
10762 11820 10813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.78% 23.61% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7371 7844 6851
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 175 184
Median hourly rate £30.50 £27.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £15.68 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -97 138 £425 -2.57% 42
South East -10 109 £350 -12.50% 16
West Midlands -12 51 £400 -1.60% 10
North West -15 28 £400 +23.07% 8
North East -39 26 £300 +13.20% 1
Yorkshire +4 21 £400 +5.26% 11
East Midlands +7 16 £433 +23.57% 4
East of England +13 12 £450 +50.00% 6
South West -34 12 £420 +5.00% 12
Midlands -4 4 £500 +11.11%
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 468 (50.38%) SQL
2 417 (44.89%) Business Intelligence
3 365 (39.29%) Oracle
4 302 (32.51%) SAP
5 263 (28.31%) Data Warehouse
6 242 (26.05%) Finance
7 176 (18.95%) ETL
8 171 (18.41%) Data Modelling
9 166 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
10 159 (17.12%) Informatica
11 155 (16.68%) SQL Server
12 153 (16.47%) Unix
13 145 (15.61%) Microsoft
14 122 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
15 121 (13.02%) PL/SQL
16 120 (12.92%) MS Excel
17 110 (11.84%) Tableau
18 97 (10.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
19 95 (10.23%) Security Cleared
20 93 (10.01%) Shell Script
21 84 (9.04%) SAS
22 83 (8.93%) Java
22 83 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 82 (8.83%) Analytics
24 81 (8.72%) SC Cleared
24 81 (8.72%) Hadoop
25 80 (8.61%) Visualisation
26 78 (8.40%) SAP Data Services
27 74 (7.97%) Migration
28 73 (7.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 84 (9.04%) SAS
2 60 (6.46%) WebLogic
3 33 (3.55%) SharePoint
4 23 (2.48%) Confluence
5 15 (1.61%) Apache
6 14 (1.51%) IIS
7 12 (1.29%) JBoss
8 10 (1.08%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.97%) Apache Spark
10 8 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.54%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.54%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.43%) CMS
13 4 (0.43%) FileNet
14 3 (0.32%) SAP Portal
14 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.22%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 120 (12.92%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.63%) MS Office
3 23 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.40%) MS Project
5 10 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.97%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.75%) SPSS
8 2 (0.22%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (1.08%) Maximo
1 10 (1.08%) SAP CRM
2 9 (0.97%) SAP ERP
3 8 (0.86%) Northgate Housing
3 8 (0.86%) SAP SRM
4 7 (0.75%) Global One
4 7 (0.75%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 7 (0.75%) SAP BPC
4 7 (0.75%) SAP IS-U
5 6 (0.65%) ResourceLink
5 6 (0.65%) SAP hybris
5 6 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.54%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.43%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.43%) Unica
8 3 (0.32%) Cognos Planning
8 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.32%) SAP GRC
8 3 (0.32%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.43%) OpenShift
3 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.22%) SaaS
3 2 (0.22%) Taleo
4 1 (0.11%) IaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.29%) SSL
2 9 (0.97%) Firewall
3 8 (0.86%) HTTP
3 8 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (0.86%) LDAP
3 8 (0.86%) Network Security
3 8 (0.86%) WAN
4 7 (0.75%) LAN
5 5 (0.54%) DNS
5 5 (0.54%) GSM
5 5 (0.54%) SAN
5 5 (0.54%) UMTS
6 4 (0.43%) LTE
6 4 (0.43%) NetScaler
6 4 (0.43%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (0.32%) 3G
7 3 (0.32%) 4G
7 3 (0.32%) BGP
7 3 (0.32%) MPLS
7 3 (0.32%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (28.31%) Data Warehouse
2 155 (16.68%) SQL Server
3 97 (10.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 83 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 81 (8.72%) Hadoop
6 78 (8.40%) SAP Data Services
7 73 (7.86%) QlikView
7 73 (7.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 68 (7.32%) SAP BW
9 66 (7.10%) Oracle Database
10 65 (7.00%) Pentaho
11 62 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
12 59 (6.35%) Crystal Reports
13 58 (6.24%) BusinessObjects XI
13 58 (6.24%) Relational Database
14 56 (6.03%) SAP HANA
15 50 (5.38%) SAP BI
16 45 (4.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 44 (4.74%) Apache Hive
18 41 (4.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 52 (5.60%) JIRA
2 37 (3.98%) ERwin
3 25 (2.69%) Toad
4 19 (2.05%) JUnit
5 18 (1.94%) ClearCase
5 18 (1.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 17 (1.83%) ClearQuest
7 15 (1.61%) PVCS
8 14 (1.51%) Eclipse
8 14 (1.51%) Maven
9 13 (1.40%) Jenkins
9 13 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (1.40%) Visual Studio
10 12 (1.29%) Ant
10 12 (1.29%) Artifactory
11 9 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (0.65%) LSMW
12 6 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 242 (26.05%) Finance
2 59 (6.35%) Banking
3 36 (3.88%) Retail
4 24 (2.58%) Marketing
5 23 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 23 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 19 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.18%) Legal
9 9 (0.97%) Law
10 8 (0.86%) Military
11 7 (0.75%) Advertising
12 6 (0.65%) Front Office
13 5 (0.54%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.43%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.43%) Local Government
15 3 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.32%) Automotive
15 3 (0.32%) Back Office
15 3 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 287 (30.89%) Developer
2 252 (27.13%) Analyst
3 109 (11.73%) Consultant
4 96 (10.33%) Business Objects Developer
5 89 (9.58%) Architect
6 80 (8.61%) Business Developer
7 69 (7.43%) Data Analyst
8 63 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 57 (6.14%) SAP Consultant
10 51 (5.49%) Business Analyst
11 49 (5.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 42 (4.52%) Data Architect
13 41 (4.41%) Report Analyst
14 39 (4.20%) SQL Developer
15 31 (3.34%) SAP Developer
16 30 (3.23%) Business Objects Consultant
16 30 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
17 29 (3.12%) Oracle Developer
18 27 (2.91%) ETL Developer
19 25 (2.69%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (3.98%) J2EE
2 34 (3.66%) XML
3 26 (2.80%) .NET
4 24 (2.58%) Web Services
5 21 (2.26%) Spring
6 19 (2.05%) HTML
7 16 (1.72%) Hibernate
7 16 (1.72%) JSP
7 16 (1.72%) Servlets
8 12 (1.29%) Apache CXF
9 11 (1.18%) SAP XI
10 10 (1.08%) ASP.NET
11 9 (0.97%) MDX
12 8 (0.86%) Software Packaging
12 8 (0.86%) Struts
13 7 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (0.65%) JMS
15 5 (0.54%) OC4J
15 5 (0.54%) WCF
16 4 (0.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 166 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (8.61%) Visualisation
3 68 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 30 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 23 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.26%) Data Structures
7 16 (1.72%) NHS
8 15 (1.61%) Algorithms
9 13 (1.40%) Clustering
10 12 (1.29%) Fixed Income
11 11 (1.18%) Statistics
12 10 (1.08%) Derivative
13 9 (0.97%) Driving Licence
13 9 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.97%) Equities
13 9 (0.97%) FMCG
13 9 (0.97%) Replication
14 8 (0.86%) DataPower
15 7 (0.75%) Data Extraction
15 7 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 153 (16.47%) Unix
2 72 (7.75%) Windows
3 32 (3.44%) Linux
4 16 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.29%) AIX
6 12 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.43%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.32%) Solaris
11 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (44.89%) Business Intelligence
2 176 (18.95%) ETL
3 171 (18.41%) Data Modelling
4 122 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (8.83%) Analytics
6 74 (7.97%) Migration
7 73 (7.86%) Project Management
8 71 (7.64%) Data Analysis
9 63 (6.78%) Data Management
10 62 (6.67%) OO
11 58 (6.24%) Business Analysis
12 50 (5.38%) Scrum
13 49 (5.27%) Data Architecture
13 49 (5.27%) Data Visualisation
14 46 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 44 (4.74%) ITIL
16 42 (4.52%) Waterfall
17 41 (4.41%) Open Source
18 40 (4.31%) CRM
19 37 (3.98%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 468 (50.38%) SQL
2 121 (13.02%) PL/SQL
3 93 (10.01%) Shell Script
4 83 (8.93%) Java
5 42 (4.52%) T-SQL
6 40 (4.31%) VBA
7 37 (3.98%) Perl
8 33 (3.55%) C++
9 30 (3.23%) VB
10 26 (2.80%) Python
11 25 (2.69%) JavaScript
12 21 (2.26%) C#
13 16 (1.72%) ABAP
14 13 (1.40%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.18%) C
16 7 (0.75%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.43%) R
17 4 (0.43%) RPG
17 4 (0.43%) RPG IV
18 3 (0.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 95 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 81 (8.72%) SC Cleared
3 44 (4.74%) Degree
4 12 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.08%) ISEB
6 9 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.75%) OCPJP
9 6 (0.65%) MCDBA
9 6 (0.65%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.43%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.32%) CCA
12 3 (0.32%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.11%) AAT
14 1 (0.11%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.11%) CITP
14 1 (0.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.46%) Data Quality
2 15 (1.61%) QA
3 9 (0.97%) SLA
4 7 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.32%) Basel II
7 2 (0.22%) Basel III
7 2 (0.22%) COREP
7 2 (0.22%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.22%) GCP
8 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.54%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.43%) Docker
4 4 (0.43%) vSphere
4 4 (0.43%) XenApp
4 4 (0.43%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.43%) XenServer
5 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.11%) HDFS
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) Samba
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (1.18%) Control-M
2 9 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.75%) Puppet
4 6 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (0.65%) Perfmon
5 5 (0.54%) BladeLogic
6 4 (0.43%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (0.32%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.22%) Netcool
9 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.11%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.11%) SCCM
9 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 365 (39.29%) Oracle
2 302 (32.51%) SAP
3 159 (17.12%) Informatica
4 145 (15.61%) Microsoft
5 110 (11.84%) Tableau
6 62 (6.67%) Cognos
7 37 (3.98%) CA
8 30 (3.23%) HP
9 26 (2.80%) Pega
10 24 (2.58%) Red Hat
11 23 (2.48%) Sybase
12 22 (2.37%) IBM
13 21 (2.26%) Teradata
13 21 (2.26%) VMware
14 14 (1.51%) Northgate
14 14 (1.51%) Siebel
15 13 (1.40%) Citrix
15 13 (1.40%) Remedy
15 13 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (1.18%) hybris
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