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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 345 320 305
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -15
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 41 81 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.87% 1.63% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 37
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £400 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £632 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £57.50 -
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
4713 4977 4615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.79% 22.77% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3355 3433 3196
Average daily rate £450 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 43
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.00 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £104.75 £49.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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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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 +5 12 £438 +0.57% 6
Greenford - - - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 113 (97.41%) SAP
3 52 (44.83%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (31.90%) SAP BW
5 34 (29.31%) Finance
6 28 (24.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 25 (21.55%) Oracle
8 24 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (18.97%) SAP HANA
9 22 (18.97%) ABAP
9 22 (18.97%) ETL
10 21 (18.10%) SQL
11 20 (17.24%) SAP BI
12 17 (14.66%) SAP Data Services
13 15 (12.93%) ERP
13 15 (12.93%) Data Modelling
13 15 (12.93%) NetWeaver
14 14 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
14 14 (12.07%) Migration
15 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (10.34%) IBM
15 12 (10.34%) Data Structures
15 12 (10.34%) Oracle Database
16 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
16 11 (9.48%) Windows
16 11 (9.48%) Data Migration
17 10 (8.62%) BusinessObjects XI
17 10 (8.62%) Retail
17 10 (8.62%) AIX

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 15 (12.93%) NetWeaver
2 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.59%) SAS
3 3 (2.59%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.86%) SAP EP
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (6.90%) SAP BPC
2 6 (5.17%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.72%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.72%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.72%) SAP SRM
3 2 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.72%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.86%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.86%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) WAN
2 6 (5.17%) SAN
3 5 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (3.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.86%) Firewall
5 1 (0.86%) LAN
5 1 (0.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.90%) SAP BW
2 28 (24.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 22 (18.97%) SAP HANA
4 20 (17.24%) SAP BI
5 17 (14.66%) SAP Data Services
6 14 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
7 12 (10.34%) Oracle Database
8 10 (8.62%) BusinessObjects XI
9 8 (6.90%) QlikView
9 8 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (4.31%) Data Mining
11 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.45%) DB2
12 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.59%) Big Data
12 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.59%) Xcelsius
13 2 (1.72%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) LSMW
2 3 (2.59%) Toad
3 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.72%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.72%) ERwin
3 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.86%) LoadRunner
General
1 34 (29.31%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Retail
3 7 (6.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.31%) Publishing
5 5 (4.31%) Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (33.62%) Consultant
2 34 (29.31%) SAP Consultant
3 21 (18.10%) Developer
4 19 (16.38%) Business Objects Consultant
5 16 (13.79%) Analyst
6 13 (11.21%) Architect
7 10 (8.62%) SAP Developer
7 10 (8.62%) SAP BI Consultant
7 10 (8.62%) Business Consultant
7 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 9 (7.76%) SAP Architect
9 8 (6.90%) Business Developer
9 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (6.90%) Business Objects Developer
10 7 (6.03%) Data Consultant
11 6 (5.17%) SAP Business Consultant
11 6 (5.17%) SAP Data Consultant
12 5 (4.31%) SAP BW Consultant
12 5 (4.31%) Migration Consultant
12 5 (4.31%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) SAP XI
2 3 (2.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (1.72%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.72%) .NET
3 2 (1.72%) SAP MI
4 1 (0.86%) Web Services
4 1 (0.86%) Middleware
4 1 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.86%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.34%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.17%) Data Integration
3 6 (5.17%) HACMP
4 3 (2.59%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (2.59%) DataPower
4 3 (2.59%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.72%) Social Media
5 2 (1.72%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.72%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.72%) FMCG
5 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.72%) Clustering
5 2 (1.72%) Replication
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.48%) Windows
2 10 (8.62%) AIX
3 6 (5.17%) Linux
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.72%) zOS
5 2 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (44.83%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (18.97%) ETL
3 15 (12.93%) ERP
3 15 (12.93%) Data Modelling
4 14 (12.07%) Migration
5 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (9.48%) Data Migration
7 9 (7.76%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.90%) High Availability
9 7 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.03%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (6.03%) Analytics
10 6 (5.17%) WAN Optimisation
10 6 (5.17%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (5.17%) Data Governance
10 6 (5.17%) Service Management
11 5 (4.31%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (4.31%) Release Management
11 5 (4.31%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.97%) ABAP
2 21 (18.10%) SQL
3 9 (7.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.72%) Java
5 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.86%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (4.31%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) PMP
2 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (5.17%) PowerHA
2 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.17%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 116 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 113 (97.41%) SAP
3 25 (21.55%) Oracle
4 12 (10.34%) IBM
5 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.03%) VMware
7 6 (5.17%) EMC
8 5 (4.31%) Teradata
8 5 (4.31%) Informatica
8 5 (4.31%) NetApp
9 4 (3.45%) Altiris
10 3 (2.59%) Sybase
10 3 (2.59%) Ariba
11 2 (1.72%) Tableau
11 2 (1.72%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.72%) Cognos
12 1 (0.86%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.86%) Symantec
12 1 (0.86%) Remedy
12 1 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
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