The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Objects Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects Consultant
Rank 403 403 405
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Consultant 23 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.067% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.072% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £468 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.13% -6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £333 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £568 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £475 £456
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Objects Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22765 23591 22534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.33% 93.10% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16128 16266 15004
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 406 529
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £43.00 £45.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Business Objects Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Objects Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Business Objects Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Objects Consultant across the London region.

Business Objects Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Business Objects Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Business Objects Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Business Objects Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Consultant across the London region.

Business Objects Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Business Objects Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 2 £475 +7.95%
Business Objects Consultant
England

Business Objects Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Business Objects Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Objects Consultant in their job title.

1 33 (91.67%) Business Objects
2 26 (72.22%) SAP
3 23 (63.89%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (38.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 10 (27.78%) SQL
7 9 (25.00%) SAP BI
8 8 (22.22%) SAP BW
9 7 (19.44%) Finance
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) ETL
10 6 (16.67%) SAP HANA
11 5 (13.89%) SAP BPC
11 5 (13.89%) ABAP
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle
12 4 (11.11%) Banking
13 3 (8.33%) Retail
13 3 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
14 2 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
14 2 (5.56%) Tableau
14 2 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
14 2 (5.56%) ERP
14 2 (5.56%) OLAP
14 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (5.56%) Informatica
14 2 (5.56%) SAP Certification
14 2 (5.56%) Management Information System

Business Objects Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Business Objects Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Objects Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (38.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 9 (25.00%) SAP BI
4 8 (22.22%) SAP BW
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
6 6 (16.67%) SAP HANA
7 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (5.56%) OLAP
8 2 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (2.78%) Xcelsius
9 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.56%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (16.67%) ETL
3 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Scrum
4 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) ERP
4 2 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
5 1 (2.78%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) ABAP
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Business Objects
2 26 (72.22%) SAP
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Informatica
4 2 (5.56%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Hyperion