The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects XI skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 367 373 338
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -35
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 41 39 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.17% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% 0.75% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 59
Average daily rate
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£413 £456 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £287 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £400 £265
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +50.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessObjects XI
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5311 5195 5171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.21% 22.67% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3727 3585 3499
Average daily rate £450 £440 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 26 65
Average hourly rate £27.78 £27.50 £24.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £14.00 £17.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £125.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.96% -5.00%

BusinessObjects XI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects XI across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects XI Jobs Demand Trend in London

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Trend in London

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI across the London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Histogram in London

BusinessObjects XI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

BusinessObjects XI Hourly Rate Trend in London

BusinessObjects XI
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 BusinessObjects XI within the London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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 -1 18 £425 -10.52% 3
BusinessObjects XI
England

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BusinessObjects XI also 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 that cited BusinessObjects XI.

1 58 (79.45%) Business Objects
2 42 (57.53%) SQL
3 26 (35.62%) Finance
4 25 (34.25%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (34.25%) ETL
5 24 (32.88%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (31.51%) Oracle
7 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
8 20 (27.40%) Banking
9 17 (23.29%) PL/SQL
10 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (19.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 13 (17.81%) Tableau
12 13 (17.81%) Data Modelling
13 12 (16.44%) Informatica
13 12 (16.44%) UNIX
13 12 (16.44%) Investment Banking
14 11 (15.07%) Java
14 11 (15.07%) Star Schema
14 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
15 10 (13.70%) RDBMS
15 10 (13.70%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (12.33%) Linux
16 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (10.96%) Degree
17 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
18 7 (9.59%) SAP
18 7 (9.59%) Perl
18 7 (9.59%) T-SQL

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BusinessObjects XI also 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 that cited BusinessObjects XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
3 3 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Global One
1 1 (1.37%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
3 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (19.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 11 (15.07%) Star Schema
5 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
6 10 (13.70%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (13.70%) RDBMS
7 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (9.59%) DB2
8 7 (9.59%) DB2 UDB
8 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (8.22%) KDB
9 6 (8.22%) QlikView
9 6 (8.22%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database
10 5 (6.85%) OLTP
10 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) JIRA
1 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (35.62%) Finance
2 20 (27.40%) Banking
3 12 (16.44%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Publishing
5 2 (2.74%) Games
5 2 (2.74%) Front Office
6 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Developer
2 21 (28.77%) Business Developer
3 19 (26.03%) Business Objects Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) Designer
7 5 (6.85%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Business Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Business Objects Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Report Writer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) J2EE
1 5 (6.85%) XML
2 4 (5.48%) JMS
3 3 (4.11%) SAP XI
3 3 (4.11%) Java EE
4 2 (2.74%) Spring
4 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.74%) Middleware
4 2 (2.74%) .NET
5 1 (1.37%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.37%) EJB
5 1 (1.37%) JSP
5 1 (1.37%) Web Services
5 1 (1.37%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (1.37%) BAPI
5 1 (1.37%) SAP ALE
5 1 (1.37%) MDX
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (1.37%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.85%) Fixed Income
1 5 (6.85%) Equities
1 5 (6.85%) Derivative
1 5 (6.85%) Equity Derivative
1 5 (6.85%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.48%) NHS
2 4 (5.48%) Reference Data
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.74%) Statistics
4 2 (2.74%) Online Games
5 1 (1.37%) FMCG
5 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) UNIX
2 9 (12.33%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) ETL
2 24 (32.88%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (17.81%) Data Modelling
4 6 (8.22%) Migration
4 6 (8.22%) OO
4 6 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (6.85%) ITIL
6 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.48%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.48%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (5.48%) Open Source
6 4 (5.48%) SDLC
7 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (4.11%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.11%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (57.53%) SQL
2 17 (23.29%) PL/SQL
3 11 (15.07%) Java
4 7 (9.59%) Perl
4 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.85%) VBA
6 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.11%) VB
8 2 (2.74%) Python
9 1 (1.37%) SAPscript
9 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.37%) ABAP
9 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
2 4 (5.48%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 58 (79.45%) Business Objects
2 23 (31.51%) Oracle
3 13 (17.81%) Tableau
4 12 (16.44%) Informatica
5 7 (9.59%) SAP
5 7 (9.59%) Greenplum
6 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.11%) Cognos
8 1 (1.37%) Remedy
8 1 (1.37%) GoldenSource
8 1 (1.37%) Twitter