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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 258 222 169
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -53
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 153 216 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 1.02% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.09% 4.33% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 144 193
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £239 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Average hourly rate £20.14 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.98% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.42 £29.00 £21.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.68 £39.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.87%
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
4954 4994 5150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.39% 23.55% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3583 3522 3545
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 44
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £12.10 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.05 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 10 February 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
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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 24 £468 +6.25% 20
Feltham - 2 £371 -
Hounslow - 2 £474 -
Uxbridge 0 1 - - 1
Brentford -4 1 £475 +40.22%
Westminster - 1 £200 -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 173 (45.05%) SQL
2 155 (40.36%) SAP
3 152 (39.58%) Business Intelligence
4 126 (32.81%) Finance
5 113 (29.43%) Data Warehouse
6 99 (25.78%) ETL
7 85 (22.14%) Oracle
8 81 (21.09%) SQL Server
9 79 (20.57%) Banking
10 67 (17.45%) Analytics
11 57 (14.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 55 (14.32%) Data Modelling
13 54 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
14 53 (13.80%) Microsoft
15 52 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
16 46 (11.98%) Tableau
17 45 (11.72%) Unix
18 44 (11.46%) MS Excel
19 43 (11.20%) QlikView
20 42 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 36 (9.38%) Data Analysis
22 34 (8.85%) Visualisation
23 33 (8.59%) JavaScript
23 33 (8.59%) SAP BW
24 31 (8.07%) Java
24 31 (8.07%) Oracle Database
25 30 (7.81%) PL/SQL
25 30 (7.81%) Informatica
25 30 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 30 (7.81%) BusinessObjects XI

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 26 (6.77%) SAS
2 17 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.34%) Apache Pig
4 9 (2.34%) JBoss
5 8 (2.08%) NetWeaver
5 8 (2.08%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.30%) Documentum
8 4 (1.04%) Captiva
8 4 (1.04%) Confluence
9 3 (0.78%) IIS
9 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.52%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.26%) Apache
11 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.26%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 44 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.95%) SPSS
3 11 (2.86%) MS Office
3 11 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.08%) MS Project
5 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.60%) SAP BPC
2 8 (2.08%) SAP GRC
3 6 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.04%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.78%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.52%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.52%) Global One
6 2 (0.52%) Maximo
6 2 (0.52%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.26%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.26%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) Taleo
2 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.04%) SAN
2 3 (0.78%) WAN
3 2 (0.52%) Firewall
3 2 (0.52%) Internet
3 2 (0.52%) LDAP
4 1 (0.26%) 2G
4 1 (0.26%) 3G
4 1 (0.26%) 4G
4 1 (0.26%) DNS
4 1 (0.26%) GSM
4 1 (0.26%) LAN
4 1 (0.26%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (29.43%) Data Warehouse
2 81 (21.09%) SQL Server
3 57 (14.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 43 (11.20%) QlikView
5 42 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (8.59%) SAP BW
7 31 (8.07%) Oracle Database
8 30 (7.81%) BusinessObjects XI
8 30 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (7.03%) SAP Data Services
9 27 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (6.51%) Crystal Reports
11 23 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (5.73%) Hadoop
13 21 (5.47%) SAP HANA
14 20 (5.21%) Oracle Database 11g
14 20 (5.21%) Relational Database
15 19 (4.95%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (4.43%) Apache Hive
16 17 (4.43%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 9 (2.34%) JIRA
2 6 (1.56%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.04%) ERwin
3 4 (1.04%) LSMW
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.04%) Subversion
4 2 (0.52%) JUnit
4 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.52%) Toad
4 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.26%) Introscope
5 1 (0.26%) JMeter
5 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.26%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.26%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.26%) Selenium
5 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 126 (32.81%) Finance
2 79 (20.57%) Banking
3 25 (6.51%) Investment Banking
4 23 (5.99%) Retail
5 11 (2.86%) Law
6 10 (2.60%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.82%) Marketing
7 7 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.56%) Front Office
8 6 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.56%) Publishing
9 5 (1.30%) Back Office
9 5 (1.30%) Legal
10 3 (0.78%) Local Government
11 2 (0.52%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (34.64%) Developer
2 114 (29.69%) Analyst
3 63 (16.41%) Business Developer
3 63 (16.41%) Business Objects Developer
4 44 (11.46%) Consultant
5 33 (8.59%) Data Analyst
6 32 (8.33%) Architect
7 24 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 24 (6.25%) Report Analyst
8 21 (5.47%) SAP Consultant
9 20 (5.21%) Business Analyst
9 20 (5.21%) SAP Developer
10 18 (4.69%) SQL Developer
11 17 (4.43%) Data Architect
12 16 (4.17%) ETL Developer
13 15 (3.91%) Business Objects Consultant
14 13 (3.39%) Business Consultant
14 13 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 12 (3.13%) SAP Analyst
16 11 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.73%) .NET
2 21 (5.47%) CSS
3 16 (4.17%) jQuery
4 12 (3.13%) HTML
5 8 (2.08%) XML
6 7 (1.82%) HTML5
6 7 (1.82%) J2EE
6 7 (1.82%) MDX
7 6 (1.56%) RESTful
8 5 (1.30%) Middleware
8 5 (1.30%) Web Services
9 4 (1.04%) REST
9 4 (1.04%) WDK
10 3 (0.78%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.78%) Apache Avro
10 3 (0.78%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.78%) CSS3
10 3 (0.78%) JMS
10 3 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (0.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.85%) Visualisation
3 27 (7.03%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.95%) Statistics
5 15 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.91%) Credit Risk
6 14 (3.65%) NHS
7 8 (2.08%) Economics
8 7 (1.82%) Equities
9 6 (1.56%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.30%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.04%) Data Extraction
11 4 (1.04%) Derivative
11 4 (1.04%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.04%) FMCG
11 4 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.78%) CMDB
12 3 (0.78%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.72%) Unix
2 22 (5.73%) Windows
3 10 (2.60%) Linux
4 8 (2.08%) Solaris
5 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.04%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.78%) AIX
8 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (39.58%) Business Intelligence
2 99 (25.78%) ETL
3 67 (17.45%) Analytics
4 55 (14.32%) Data Modelling
5 52 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 27 (7.03%) Kimball Methodology
7 27 (7.03%) Migration
8 25 (6.51%) Project Management
9 23 (5.99%) Data Management
10 22 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (4.69%) Data Analytics
12 17 (4.43%) Business Analysis
13 16 (4.17%) Waterfall
14 14 (3.65%) Data Migration
14 14 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (3.39%) Asset Management
15 13 (3.39%) Dashboard Development
15 13 (3.39%) Data Visualisation
16 12 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 173 (45.05%) SQL
2 33 (8.59%) JavaScript
3 31 (8.07%) Java
4 30 (7.81%) PL/SQL
5 25 (6.51%) T-SQL
6 19 (4.95%) Shell Script
6 19 (4.95%) VBA
7 16 (4.17%) R
8 13 (3.39%) Python
9 11 (2.86%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.34%) C#
11 8 (2.08%) ABAP
11 8 (2.08%) Perl
12 5 (1.30%) VB
13 3 (0.78%) C++
13 3 (0.78%) Scala
13 3 (0.78%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.52%) VBScript
15 1 (0.26%) C
15 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (5.99%) Degree
2 8 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.78%) CISA
4 3 (0.78%) CISM
4 3 (0.78%) CRISC
4 3 (0.78%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.52%) ISEB
5 2 (0.52%) PMP
6 1 (0.26%) CISSP
6 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.60%) QA
3 3 (0.78%) Basel III
4 2 (0.52%) EMIR
4 2 (0.52%) MiFID
4 2 (0.52%) SLA
4 2 (0.52%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.26%) COREP
5 1 (0.26%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.78%) PowerHA
2 3 (0.78%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) HDFS
4 1 (0.26%) LXC
4 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (2.60%) Tivoli
2 7 (1.82%) Control-M
3 6 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.52%) DameWare
4 2 (0.52%) Oozie
5 1 (0.26%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.26%) Nagios
5 1 (0.26%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.26%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 155 (40.36%) SAP
2 85 (22.14%) Oracle
3 53 (13.80%) Microsoft
4 46 (11.98%) Tableau
5 30 (7.81%) Informatica
6 29 (7.55%) Cognos
7 24 (6.25%) Teradata
8 14 (3.65%) IBM
9 11 (2.86%) Sybase
10 10 (2.60%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (1.82%) OpenText
12 6 (1.56%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.30%) BEA
13 5 (1.30%) CA
13 5 (1.30%) Pega
14 4 (1.04%) Ab Initio
14 4 (1.04%) NetApp
14 4 (1.04%) Netezza
14 4 (1.04%) Solace
14 4 (1.04%) VMware
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £475.00 - £503.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £45k - 49k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + on call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £370 - 380 per day + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 28 days ago