The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 307 201 175
Rank change year-on-year
-106 -26
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 133 279 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 1.20% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.54% 5.00% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 186 191
Median daily rate £450 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Median hourly rate £21.69 £13.50 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.66% -56.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.04 £13.50 £19.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £13.50 £32.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £14.50 £30.03
% change year-on-year
-15.51% -51.70%
BusinessObjects
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
5226 5581 5629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.16% 24.07% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3687 3975 3939
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 45
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £45.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Histogram in London

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
City of London -31 14 £450 -5.26% 12
Feltham +1 6 £475 +45.70%
Croydon - 5 £375 -
Hackney - 2 £175 -
Brentford +4 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 - -
Morden - 1 £170 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £525 -
Ilford - 1 £375 -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 London region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 136 (50.56%) SQL
2 102 (37.92%) Business Intelligence
3 97 (36.06%) SAP
4 80 (29.74%) ETL
5 74 (27.51%) Finance
6 70 (26.02%) Oracle
7 62 (23.05%) Data Warehouse
8 57 (21.19%) SQL Server
9 43 (15.99%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (15.61%) Tableau
11 41 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
12 39 (14.50%) Microsoft
13 38 (14.13%) Java
13 38 (14.13%) Data Analysis
14 37 (13.75%) Data Modelling
15 36 (13.38%) SAP Data Services
16 35 (13.01%) Banking
17 34 (12.64%) PL/SQL
18 31 (11.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 31 (11.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 31 (11.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
19 29 (10.78%) Cognos
20 27 (10.04%) MS Excel
20 27 (10.04%) QlikView
21 25 (9.29%) SAP BW
22 22 (8.18%) Data Quality
22 22 (8.18%) Analytics
23 21 (7.81%) Degree
23 21 (7.81%) Crystal Reports
24 20 (7.43%) XML

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 12 (4.46%) SAS
2 11 (4.09%) Apache
3 9 (3.35%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.97%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.86%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.86%) JBoss
6 4 (1.49%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.49%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.12%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.12%) IIS
8 1 (0.37%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (10.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.60%) MS Project
4 6 (2.23%) MS Office
4 6 (2.23%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.49%) SPSS
6 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (2.60%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 7 (2.60%) SAP MM
2 4 (1.49%) Northgate Housing
2 4 (1.49%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.12%) SAP FI-GL
4 2 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.74%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.74%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.37%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.37%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.37%) Exstream
5 1 (0.37%) Global One
5 1 (0.37%) Maximo
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.37%) 3G
1 1 (0.37%) 4G
1 1 (0.37%) DHCP
1 1 (0.37%) FTP
1 1 (0.37%) NAS
1 1 (0.37%) SAN
1 1 (0.37%) WAN
1 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (23.05%) Data Warehouse
2 57 (21.19%) SQL Server
3 36 (13.38%) SAP Data Services
4 31 (11.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 31 (11.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (11.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (10.04%) QlikView
6 25 (9.29%) SAP BW
7 21 (7.81%) Crystal Reports
8 17 (6.32%) Data Mining
8 17 (6.32%) SAP BI
9 16 (5.95%) OLAP
9 16 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (5.58%) Hadoop
11 14 (5.20%) Oracle Database
12 12 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (4.09%) Big Data
13 11 (4.09%) MS Access
13 11 (4.09%) Power BI
13 11 (4.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (4.46%) JIRA
2 7 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (2.60%) ClearCase
3 4 (1.49%) JUnit
4 3 (1.12%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.12%) Rational Robot
4 3 (1.12%) RIATest
4 3 (1.12%) SilkTest
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.12%) WinRunner
5 2 (0.74%) ERwin
5 2 (0.74%) LSMW
5 2 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.37%) Log4j
6 1 (0.37%) Maven
6 1 (0.37%) NUnit
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
General
1 74 (27.51%) Finance
2 35 (13.01%) Banking
3 10 (3.72%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.97%) Retail
5 5 (1.86%) Law
5 5 (1.86%) Marketing
6 4 (1.49%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.49%) Local Government
7 3 (1.12%) Front Office
7 3 (1.12%) Publishing
7 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.74%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Billing
9 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (35.32%) Developer
2 79 (29.37%) Analyst
3 31 (11.52%) Business Objects Developer
4 26 (9.67%) Consultant
5 24 (8.92%) Business Developer
5 24 (8.92%) Data Analyst
6 17 (6.32%) Architect
6 17 (6.32%) SQL Developer
7 15 (5.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (4.46%) Business Analyst
8 12 (4.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 12 (4.46%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.09%) SAP Consultant
9 11 (4.09%) SQL Analyst
10 10 (3.72%) Report Analyst
11 9 (3.35%) Data Architect
11 9 (3.35%) ETL Developer
11 9 (3.35%) SAP Developer
12 8 (2.97%) Business Objects Analyst
12 8 (2.97%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.43%) XML
2 8 (2.97%) Spring
3 6 (2.23%) .NET
3 6 (2.23%) AngularJS
3 6 (2.23%) D3.js
3 6 (2.23%) JMS
3 6 (2.23%) MDX
3 6 (2.23%) Velocity
4 5 (1.86%) Django
4 5 (1.86%) JMX
4 5 (1.86%) Web Services
5 4 (1.49%) JAXB
5 4 (1.49%) SAPUI5
6 3 (1.12%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.12%) EJB
6 3 (1.12%) JAX-WS
6 3 (1.12%) JSF
6 3 (1.12%) XML Schema
6 3 (1.12%) XSLT
7 2 (0.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.20%) Visualisation
3 9 (3.35%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.23%) Derivative
5 6 (2.23%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.49%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.49%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.49%) Equities
7 3 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.12%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.12%) Social Media
7 3 (1.12%) Statistics
8 2 (0.74%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.74%) Fintech
8 2 (0.74%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.74%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.32%) Unix
2 15 (5.58%) Windows
3 9 (3.35%) Linux
4 4 (1.49%) Solaris
5 3 (1.12%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (37.92%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (29.74%) ETL
3 43 (15.99%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (14.13%) Data Analysis
5 37 (13.75%) Data Modelling
6 22 (8.18%) Analytics
7 20 (7.43%) Business Analysis
7 20 (7.43%) Migration
8 17 (6.32%) Data Management
8 17 (6.32%) Project Management
9 16 (5.95%) SDLC
10 15 (5.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (5.58%) TDD
11 14 (5.20%) Scrum
12 13 (4.83%) Risk Management
12 13 (4.83%) SOA
12 13 (4.83%) Waterfall
13 12 (4.46%) BDD
14 11 (4.09%) Dashboard Development
14 11 (4.09%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 136 (50.56%) SQL
2 38 (14.13%) Java
3 34 (12.64%) PL/SQL
4 15 (5.58%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.72%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.72%) Shell Script
6 9 (3.35%) Python
6 9 (3.35%) VBA
7 6 (2.23%) C
7 6 (2.23%) C++
7 6 (2.23%) VB
8 5 (1.86%) C#
8 5 (1.86%) XPath
8 5 (1.86%) XQuery
9 4 (1.49%) ABAP
9 4 (1.49%) Perl
10 2 (0.74%) R
10 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.74%) VBScript
11 1 (0.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (7.81%) Degree
2 10 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) ACCA
4 3 (1.12%) CCA
4 3 (1.12%) CIMA
4 3 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.74%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.37%) MCAD
6 1 (0.37%) MCSA
6 1 (0.37%) MCTS
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.18%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.49%) QA
3 2 (0.74%) Basel II
4 1 (0.37%) Basel III
4 1 (0.37%) COREP
4 1 (0.37%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.37%) EMIR
4 1 (0.37%) MiFID
4 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.12%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.74%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) Samba
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.60%) BladeLogic
1 7 (2.60%) Control-M
2 3 (1.12%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.37%) MOM
3 1 (0.37%) Oozie
3 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 97 (36.06%) SAP
2 70 (26.02%) Oracle
3 42 (15.61%) Tableau
4 39 (14.50%) Microsoft
5 29 (10.78%) Cognos
6 18 (6.69%) Informatica
7 14 (5.20%) Teradata
8 9 (3.35%) Remedy
9 8 (2.97%) Northgate
10 7 (2.60%) Atlassian
10 7 (2.60%) OpenText
10 7 (2.60%) Sybase
11 6 (2.23%) HP
11 6 (2.23%) IBM
12 5 (1.86%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (1.49%) Ariba
13 4 (1.49%) Sun
14 3 (1.12%) Green Hat
14 3 (1.12%) Hyperion
14 3 (1.12%) Solace
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