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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK / England
Rank 276 233 198
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -35
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 337 482 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 1.03% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.61% 4.57% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 304 355
Median daily rate £435 £414 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 17
Median hourly rate £25.75 £17.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.11% -35.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £15.00 £18.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £56.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £21.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+19.76% +8.17%

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
9346 10542 10429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.36% 22.47% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6368 7175 6843
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 £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 183 148
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.85 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -6 130 £475 +5.55% 23
South East -25 54 £350 -6.66% 12
West Midlands -26 39 £406 -9.72% 4
North West +21 25 £375 +5.26% 6
East of England +8 23 £400 +28.00% 2
North East -12 21 £450 -10.00% 6
Yorkshire -7 18 £368 -2.00% 7
South West -32 13 £363 -11.04% 1
East Midlands -1 6 £400 +45.45% 4
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 333 (43.53%) SQL
2 321 (41.96%) Business Intelligence
3 296 (38.69%) SAP
4 213 (27.84%) Oracle
5 184 (24.05%) Finance
6 179 (23.40%) ETL
7 177 (23.14%) Data Warehouse
8 144 (18.82%) SQL Server
9 131 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
10 127 (16.60%) SAP BW
10 127 (16.60%) Analytics
11 120 (15.69%) Data Modelling
12 106 (13.86%) Unix
13 103 (13.46%) Java
14 102 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
15 86 (11.24%) QlikView
16 84 (10.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 77 (10.07%) Microsoft
18 76 (9.93%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
19 73 (9.54%) Banking
20 70 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 70 (9.15%) Linux
21 69 (9.02%) SAP Data Services
22 68 (8.89%) Windows
23 67 (8.76%) Migration
24 64 (8.37%) SAP HANA
25 63 (8.24%) Tableau
25 63 (8.24%) Security Cleared
25 63 (8.24%) Degree
26 61 (7.97%) Hadoop

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 51 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 42 (5.49%) SAS
3 32 (4.18%) Apache Spark
4 23 (3.01%) Apache Pig
5 22 (2.88%) JBoss
6 20 (2.61%) Confluence
7 17 (2.22%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.05%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.05%) FileNet
8 8 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (0.92%) NetWeaver
9 7 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.52%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.26%) CMS
14 1 (0.13%) IIS
14 1 (0.13%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 51 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.61%) MS Office
3 14 (1.83%) SPSS
4 13 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.52%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.39%) MS Project
8 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.26%) Weka
Business Applications
1 25 (3.27%) SAP BPC
2 23 (3.01%) SAP ERP
3 21 (2.75%) SAP FI
4 20 (2.61%) Adobe Campaign
4 20 (2.61%) Unica
5 13 (1.70%) SAP PSCD
6 11 (1.44%) SAP CO
7 10 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (1.31%) SAP GRC
8 8 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (1.05%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 7 (0.92%) SAP FSCM
9 7 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
10 5 (0.65%) SAP HCM
10 5 (0.65%) SAP HR
10 5 (0.65%) SAP MM
11 4 (0.52%) SAP MDG
11 4 (0.52%) SAP MII
12 3 (0.39%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 3 (0.39%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.57%) Adobe Analytics
3 12 (1.57%) Trello
4 6 (0.78%) IaaS
4 6 (0.78%) OpenShift
5 5 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.52%) Office 365
6 4 (0.52%) PaaS
6 4 (0.52%) Yammer
7 3 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.39%) SaaS
7 3 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.26%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.61%) SSL
2 15 (1.96%) Network Security
3 13 (1.70%) LDAP
4 9 (1.18%) SAN
5 8 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (0.92%) DNS
7 6 (0.78%) Firewall
7 6 (0.78%) NetScaler
7 6 (0.78%) Wireless
8 3 (0.39%) Internet
8 3 (0.39%) RFID
9 2 (0.26%) 2G
9 2 (0.26%) 3G
9 2 (0.26%) FTP
9 2 (0.26%) LTE
9 2 (0.26%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (0.13%) HSPA
10 1 (0.13%) SNMP
10 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.13%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (23.14%) Data Warehouse
2 144 (18.82%) SQL Server
3 127 (16.60%) SAP BW
4 86 (11.24%) QlikView
5 84 (10.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 76 (9.93%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 70 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 69 (9.02%) SAP Data Services
9 64 (8.37%) SAP HANA
10 61 (7.97%) Hadoop
11 57 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 52 (6.80%) Relational Database
13 44 (5.75%) Oracle Database
14 41 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
15 39 (5.10%) Big Data
16 35 (4.58%) BusinessObjects XI
17 32 (4.18%) Apache Hive
18 30 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
18 30 (3.92%) Pentaho
19 25 (3.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 27 (3.53%) Git (software)
2 25 (3.27%) JIRA
3 22 (2.88%) Jenkins
4 20 (2.61%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (1.57%) GitLab
5 12 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (0.92%) CA Gen
6 7 (0.92%) ERwin
6 7 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.78%) Subversion
8 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.52%) NWDI
9 4 (0.52%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.26%) Ant
11 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.26%) Toad
12 1 (0.13%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 184 (24.05%) Finance
2 73 (9.54%) Banking
3 43 (5.62%) Retail
4 27 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.88%) General Ledger
6 19 (2.48%) Marketing
7 18 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.18%) Advertising
9 8 (1.05%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.92%) Automotive
10 7 (0.92%) Front Office
11 6 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.26%) Back Office
14 2 (0.26%) Electronics
14 2 (0.26%) Local Government
15 1 (0.13%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 233 (30.46%) Developer
2 182 (23.79%) Analyst
3 109 (14.25%) Consultant
4 80 (10.46%) Architect
5 79 (10.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 57 (7.45%) SAP Consultant
7 56 (7.32%) Business Developer
8 38 (4.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 37 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 37 (4.84%) Data Analyst
10 35 (4.58%) Business Analyst
11 34 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
12 32 (4.18%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
13 30 (3.92%) SQL Developer
14 27 (3.53%) SQL Analyst
15 26 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
16 25 (3.27%) Report Analyst
17 24 (3.14%) Oracle Developer
18 22 (2.88%) Java Developer
18 22 (2.88%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.41%) XML
2 30 (3.92%) Software Packaging
3 26 (3.40%) HTML
3 26 (3.40%) Web Services
4 23 (3.01%) CSS
5 22 (2.88%) .NET
6 20 (2.61%) JSON
7 15 (1.96%) SAP XI
8 10 (1.31%) J2EE
8 10 (1.31%) REST
9 9 (1.18%) XSLT
10 8 (1.05%) Apache Avro
10 8 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (0.78%) D3.js
11 6 (0.78%) Regular Expression
12 5 (0.65%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.65%) MDX
12 5 (0.65%) Middleware
12 5 (0.65%) SAP Basis
12 5 (0.65%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 102 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.93%) Management Information System
3 30 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 22 (2.88%) Data Structures
5 12 (1.57%) Credit Risk
6 9 (1.18%) Clustering
7 8 (1.05%) DataPower
7 8 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
7 8 (1.05%) Grid Computing
7 8 (1.05%) NHS
8 7 (0.92%) Market Risk
8 7 (0.92%) Private Cloud
9 6 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.65%) Life Science
10 5 (0.65%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.65%) Replication
11 4 (0.52%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.52%) FMCG
11 4 (0.52%) User Experience
12 3 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 106 (13.86%) Unix
2 70 (9.15%) Linux
3 68 (8.89%) Windows
4 38 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (4.84%) Windows Server
6 14 (1.83%) AIX
6 14 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.05%) Solaris
8 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.78%) HPUX
10 2 (0.26%) VME
11 1 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (41.96%) Business Intelligence
2 179 (23.40%) ETL
3 131 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (16.60%) Analytics
5 120 (15.69%) Data Modelling
6 67 (8.76%) Migration
7 54 (7.06%) Data Management
7 54 (7.06%) Project Management
8 53 (6.93%) CRM
9 52 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 48 (6.27%) Data Analysis
11 47 (6.14%) Configuration Management
12 44 (5.75%) DevOps
12 44 (5.75%) SDLC
13 43 (5.62%) ERP
14 41 (5.36%) Scrum
15 36 (4.71%) Change Control
16 34 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
16 34 (4.44%) Visualisation
17 33 (4.31%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 333 (43.53%) SQL
2 103 (13.46%) Java
3 59 (7.71%) PL/SQL
4 43 (5.62%) PowerShell
5 35 (4.58%) T-SQL
5 35 (4.58%) VBA
6 34 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 31 (4.05%) Perl
7 31 (4.05%) Shell Script
8 25 (3.27%) PHP
9 21 (2.75%) Python
10 19 (2.48%) R
11 15 (1.96%) Scala
12 14 (1.83%) ABAP
13 11 (1.44%) C#
14 10 (1.31%) VB
15 8 (1.05%) C
16 5 (0.65%) C++
17 4 (0.52%) COBOL
18 3 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (8.24%) Degree
1 63 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 46 (6.01%) SC Cleared
3 13 (1.70%) CCA
4 11 (1.44%) BC Cleared
5 8 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.78%) ISEB
7 5 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.52%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.39%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.13%) MBA
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.13%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.84%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.18%) QA
3 8 (1.05%) IFRS
3 8 (1.05%) IFRS 9
4 4 (0.52%) Basel II
4 4 (0.52%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.83%) Apache Flume
3 12 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.44%) HDFS
5 9 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.92%) XenApp
6 7 (0.92%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.78%) vSphere
7 6 (0.78%) XenServer
8 5 (0.65%) Docker
9 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (2.75%) Ansible
2 20 (2.61%) Dollar Universe
3 16 (2.09%) Oozie
4 14 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (1.70%) Puppet
6 9 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
7 8 (1.05%) Forum Sentry
8 7 (0.92%) SCCM
9 3 (0.39%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.26%) Control-M
11 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.13%) MOM
11 1 (0.13%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 296 (38.69%) SAP
2 213 (27.84%) Oracle
3 77 (10.07%) Microsoft
4 63 (8.24%) Tableau
5 48 (6.27%) Cognos
6 47 (6.14%) Informatica
7 41 (5.36%) Red Hat
8 40 (5.23%) Teradata
9 29 (3.79%) HP
10 26 (3.40%) TIBCO
11 25 (3.27%) IBM
12 23 (3.01%) MicroStrategy
13 21 (2.75%) Adobe
14 19 (2.48%) webMethods
15 18 (2.35%) Atlassian
15 18 (2.35%) Sybase
16 15 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (1.96%) Sun
17 14 (1.83%) Citrix
18 12 (1.57%) Cisco
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