The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects 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 over the 3 months to 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 351 304 327
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +23
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 52 114 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.02% 2.07% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 78 41
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £388 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £425 £411
% change year-on-year
-6.82% +3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50
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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
5097 5513 4760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.40% 23.17% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3705 3860 3323
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 48
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% +19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.50 £48.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in London

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in London

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in London

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in London

BusinessObjects
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 14 £438 +4.16% 9
Brentford - 2 £500 -
Greenford - - - - 1
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BusinessObjects 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 131 (94.93%) SAP
3 61 (44.20%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (28.99%) Finance
5 38 (27.54%) SAP BW
6 33 (23.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 30 (21.74%) Oracle
8 29 (21.01%) ETL
9 27 (19.57%) SQL
10 26 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (15.94%) SAP BI
11 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
11 22 (15.94%) Data Modelling
12 21 (15.22%) ABAP
12 21 (15.22%) SAP Data Services
12 21 (15.22%) SAP HANA
13 18 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (12.32%) ERP
15 16 (11.59%) Migration
16 14 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (10.14%) Data Structures
17 13 (9.42%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (9.42%) Data Migration
17 13 (9.42%) Microsoft
18 12 (8.70%) NetWeaver
18 12 (8.70%) Windows
18 12 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
19 11 (7.97%) T-SQL
19 11 (7.97%) SAP BPC
19 11 (7.97%) BusinessObjects XI

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BusinessObjects 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.70%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.45%) SAS
4 1 (0.72%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (7.97%) SAP BPC
2 6 (4.35%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.45%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.45%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.45%) SAP SRM
3 2 (1.45%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.72%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.72%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.72%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.72%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) WAN
1 6 (4.35%) SAN
2 5 (3.62%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (2.90%) DNS
4 1 (0.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.54%) SAP BW
2 33 (23.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 22 (15.94%) SAP BI
3 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
4 21 (15.22%) SAP Data Services
4 21 (15.22%) SAP HANA
5 18 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (7.97%) QlikView
7 11 (7.97%) BusinessObjects XI
8 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database
9 6 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (4.35%) Data Mining
10 5 (3.62%) Xcelsius
11 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (2.90%) Big Data
11 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (5.80%) LSMW
2 3 (2.17%) Toad
3 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.45%) ERwin
3 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.72%) LoadRunner
General
1 40 (28.99%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Retail
3 7 (5.07%) Banking
4 6 (4.35%) Publishing
4 6 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (32.61%) Consultant
2 40 (28.99%) SAP Consultant
3 27 (19.57%) Developer
4 24 (17.39%) Business Objects Consultant
5 17 (12.32%) Analyst
6 14 (10.14%) Business Developer
7 13 (9.42%) Business Objects Developer
7 13 (9.42%) Business Consultant
8 11 (7.97%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 11 (7.97%) SAP BI Consultant
9 10 (7.25%) SAP Developer
10 9 (6.52%) SAP Business Consultant
11 8 (5.80%) Architect
11 8 (5.80%) ETL Developer
12 7 (5.07%) Project Manager
12 7 (5.07%) Data Consultant
13 6 (4.35%) SAP Architect
13 6 (4.35%) Business Analyst
13 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
13 6 (4.35%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) SAP XI
2 4 (2.90%) .NET
3 2 (1.45%) SAP MI
4 1 (0.72%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.72%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.72%) Web Services
4 1 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.14%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.35%) HACMP
3 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.62%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.90%) Data Extraction
6 3 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (2.17%) FMCG
7 2 (1.45%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.45%) Clustering
7 2 (1.45%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.72%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.72%) Statistics
8 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.72%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.72%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.70%) Windows
2 6 (4.35%) AIX
2 6 (4.35%) Linux
2 6 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (44.20%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (21.01%) ETL
3 22 (15.94%) Data Modelling
4 17 (12.32%) ERP
5 16 (11.59%) Migration
6 14 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (9.42%) Data Migration
7 13 (9.42%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (7.25%) Release Management
8 10 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (6.52%) Scrum
9 9 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (5.80%) Data Governance
11 6 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
11 6 (4.35%) High Availability
11 6 (4.35%) WAN Optimisation
11 6 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.35%) TDD
11 6 (4.35%) Project Management
11 6 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.57%) SQL
2 21 (15.22%) ABAP
3 11 (7.97%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.45%) VBScript
4 2 (1.45%) Java
4 2 (1.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.72%) PMP
3 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (5.80%) VMware ESX
1 8 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.35%) PowerHA
2 6 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) AppDNA
2 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 138 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 131 (94.93%) SAP
3 30 (21.74%) Oracle
4 13 (9.42%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.52%) IBM
6 8 (5.80%) VMware
7 7 (5.07%) Informatica
8 6 (4.35%) Teradata
8 6 (4.35%) EMC
8 6 (4.35%) Tableau
9 5 (3.62%) Cognos
9 5 (3.62%) NetApp
10 4 (2.90%) Altiris
11 3 (2.17%) Ariba
12 2 (1.45%) Citrix
12 2 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
13 1 (0.72%) Symantec
13 1 (0.72%) Remedy
13 1 (0.72%) Ab Initio
13 1 (0.72%) BMC
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