The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 56 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.09% 1.66% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.50% 4.88% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £321 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.46%
BusinessObjects
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
143 82 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 31.15% 34.02% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 34 34
Median daily rate £350 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £495 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.28%
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 Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Kent region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Kent

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Kent region.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Kent 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £321 -
BusinessObjects
South East

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Siebel
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (66.67%) QlikView
2 4 (66.67%) IronPort
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Wiki
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Informatica
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Server Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Legal Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) Wiki
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Case Management
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
1 1 (16.67%) Data Stewardship
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Practice Management
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Siebel
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Informatica
2 4 (66.67%) IronPort
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Ektron