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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 181 181 141
Rank change year-on-year
0 -40
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 303 289 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.26% 1.19% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.34% 5.17% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 181 277
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £255 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Average hourly rate - £30.82 £18.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +63.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.20 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-28.49% +21.42%
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
5672 5590 5747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.55% 22.97% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4035 3750 3964
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 41 38
Average hourly rate £27.78 £28.25 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +4.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £16.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £53.00 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +8 72 £475 +2.70% 21
Canary Wharf - 5 £380 -
Brentford -4 2 £475 -9.52%
Bromley - 2 £250 -
Feltham - 2 £326 -
Croydon -23 1 £388 +51.96%
Ilford - 1 £288 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £325 -
Surbiton - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 232 (42.41%) SQL
2 202 (36.93%) Finance
3 198 (36.20%) Business Intelligence
4 175 (31.99%) Data Warehouse
5 164 (29.98%) SAP
6 143 (26.14%) ETL
7 138 (25.23%) Oracle
8 122 (22.30%) SQL Server
9 111 (20.29%) Banking
10 83 (15.17%) Data Modelling
11 81 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 77 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
13 76 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
14 75 (13.71%) Microsoft
15 72 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 72 (13.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 67 (12.25%) QlikView
17 63 (11.52%) .NET
18 60 (10.97%) Tableau
19 57 (10.42%) MS Excel
19 57 (10.42%) BusinessObjects XI
20 55 (10.05%) Java
21 53 (9.69%) SAP Data Services
22 52 (9.51%) UNIX
22 52 (9.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 51 (9.32%) Investment Banking
23 51 (9.32%) PL/SQL
24 47 (8.59%) Analytics
25 45 (8.23%) Data Analysis
26 44 (8.04%) Business Analysis

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 31 (5.67%) SAS
2 25 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.19%) WebLogic
4 10 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (1.65%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.28%) Apache Solr
7 5 (0.91%) Confluence
7 5 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.91%) JBoss
7 5 (0.91%) Documentum
8 3 (0.55%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.37%) CMS
9 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.37%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.37%) WordPress
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.18%) Captiva
10 1 (0.18%) IIS
Applications
1 57 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.02%) MS Office
3 18 (3.29%) SPSS
4 14 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.10%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.55%) HipChat
7 3 (0.55%) MS Project
8 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (3.66%) SAP BPC
2 12 (2.19%) SAP CO
2 12 (2.19%) SAP FI
2 12 (2.19%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.28%) WebTrends
3 7 (1.28%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (1.10%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (1.10%) Eagle PACE
4 6 (1.10%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.73%) Global One
6 4 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.73%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.46%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.28%) Adobe Analytics
3 6 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.73%) SaaS
4 4 (0.73%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.73%) Intranet
2 2 (0.37%) Internet
2 2 (0.37%) DHCP
2 2 (0.37%) FTP
2 2 (0.37%) SAN
3 1 (0.18%) LDAP
3 1 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (31.99%) Data Warehouse
2 122 (22.30%) SQL Server
3 81 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (13.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 72 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 67 (12.25%) QlikView
6 57 (10.42%) BusinessObjects XI
7 53 (9.69%) SAP Data Services
8 52 (9.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 42 (7.68%) SAP BW
10 40 (7.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 37 (6.76%) Oracle Database
12 33 (6.03%) OLAP
12 33 (6.03%) Oracle Reports
13 28 (5.12%) Relational Database
14 27 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 27 (4.94%) Crystal Reports
15 25 (4.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 24 (4.39%) Oracle Database 11g
16 24 (4.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (2.19%) JIRA
2 11 (2.01%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (1.28%) ERwin
4 7 (1.28%) Subversion
5 5 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (0.73%) CA Gen
6 4 (0.73%) Rational Rose
7 3 (0.55%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.37%) Toad
8 2 (0.37%) Lombardi
8 2 (0.37%) ProC
8 2 (0.37%) LSMW
9 1 (0.18%) Introscope
9 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
General
1 202 (36.93%) Finance
2 111 (20.29%) Banking
3 51 (9.32%) Investment Banking
4 35 (6.40%) Retail
5 18 (3.29%) Marketing
6 17 (3.11%) Publishing
6 17 (3.11%) Legal
7 14 (2.56%) Back Office
8 13 (2.38%) Front Office
9 11 (2.01%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.28%) Law
10 7 (1.28%) Advertising
11 6 (1.10%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.91%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.37%) Local Government
14 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 231 (42.23%) Developer
2 151 (27.61%) Analyst
3 84 (15.36%) Business Developer
4 81 (14.81%) Business Objects Developer
5 53 (9.69%) Business Analyst
6 50 (9.14%) Consultant
6 50 (9.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 34 (6.22%) SQL Developer
7 34 (6.22%) Data Analyst
8 33 (6.03%) SAP Consultant
9 23 (4.20%) Architect
10 21 (3.84%) Project Manager
11 19 (3.47%) Oracle Developer
12 18 (3.29%) ETL Developer
12 18 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 16 (2.93%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (2.74%) SAP Developer
14 15 (2.74%) Business Objects Consultant
15 14 (2.56%) Senior Developer
15 14 (2.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (11.52%) .NET
2 34 (6.22%) XML
3 28 (5.12%) Middleware
4 21 (3.84%) ASP.NET
5 20 (3.66%) MDX
6 16 (2.93%) J2EE
7 13 (2.38%) HTML
8 7 (1.28%) Web Services
8 7 (1.28%) Apache Avro
9 6 (1.10%) REST
9 6 (1.10%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.91%) Spring
10 5 (0.91%) LINQ
10 5 (0.91%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (0.91%) Hibernate
10 5 (0.91%) JMS
11 4 (0.73%) Web Dynpro
11 4 (0.73%) SAP PI
11 4 (0.73%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 77 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.40%) Visualisation
3 29 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 25 (4.57%) NHS
5 18 (3.29%) Equities
5 18 (3.29%) Statistics
6 16 (2.93%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.93%) Credit Risk
7 15 (2.74%) Derivative
7 15 (2.74%) Fixed Income
8 14 (2.56%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.83%) Informatics
10 10 (1.83%) Data Integration
11 8 (1.46%) Clustering
12 7 (1.28%) FMCG
13 6 (1.10%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.10%) Wiki
13 6 (1.10%) Contract for Difference
13 6 (1.10%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 52 (9.51%) UNIX
2 27 (4.94%) Windows
3 26 (4.75%) Linux
4 3 (0.55%) AIX
4 3 (0.55%) Solaris
5 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (36.20%) Business Intelligence
2 143 (26.14%) ETL
3 83 (15.17%) Data Modelling
4 76 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (8.59%) Analytics
6 45 (8.23%) Data Analysis
7 44 (8.04%) Business Analysis
7 44 (8.04%) Kimball Methodology
8 42 (7.68%) Project Management
9 41 (7.50%) Asset Management
10 40 (7.31%) Migration
11 34 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (5.30%) Dimensional Modelling
13 24 (4.39%) Scrum
14 22 (4.02%) ITIL
14 22 (4.02%) Data Migration
14 22 (4.02%) SDLC
15 21 (3.84%) Investment Management
15 21 (3.84%) CRM
16 20 (3.66%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 232 (42.41%) SQL
2 55 (10.05%) Java
3 51 (9.32%) PL/SQL
4 36 (6.58%) T-SQL
5 31 (5.67%) VBA
6 27 (4.94%) C#
7 20 (3.66%) Shell Script
8 17 (3.11%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.38%) VBScript
9 13 (2.38%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.83%) VB
11 9 (1.65%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.46%) Scala
12 8 (1.46%) Perl
12 8 (1.46%) ABAP
13 7 (1.28%) R
14 6 (1.10%) Python
15 2 (0.37%) PHP
16 1 (0.18%) C
16 1 (0.18%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 37 (6.76%) Degree
2 7 (1.28%) PMI Certification
3 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.37%) PMP
5 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.18%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.93%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.38%) QA
3 6 (1.10%) COREP
4 5 (0.91%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.73%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.73%) Basel III
5 4 (0.73%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.73%) SLA
6 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.37%) EMIR
8 1 (0.18%) Basel II
8 1 (0.18%) COBIT
8 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (1.46%) HDFS
2 6 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.37%) Xen
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
7 1 (0.18%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 9 (1.65%) Control-M
2 7 (1.28%) Oozie
3 4 (0.73%) Puppet
4 3 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.55%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.37%) yum
5 2 (0.37%) Nagios
5 2 (0.37%) SCCM
5 2 (0.37%) SCOM
5 2 (0.37%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.18%) Graphite
6 1 (0.18%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 164 (29.98%) SAP
2 138 (25.23%) Oracle
3 75 (13.71%) Microsoft
4 60 (10.97%) Tableau
5 43 (7.86%) Informatica
6 33 (6.03%) Cognos
7 18 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (2.74%) Teradata
9 14 (2.56%) IBM
10 13 (2.38%) Sybase
11 12 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
12 8 (1.46%) Google
13 7 (1.28%) Aprimo
13 7 (1.28%) Eloqua
13 7 (1.28%) Adobe
14 6 (1.10%) HP
14 6 (1.10%) webMethods
14 6 (1.10%) Remedy
14 6 (1.10%) Charles River
14 6 (1.10%) VMware
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
HFG
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £525 - £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
ITF Solutions - Bristol
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Hanger Lane, West London
River Island
Rate: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Hanger Lane, West London
River Island
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago