The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 322 323 343
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 77 89 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.44% 1.63% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 54 47
Average daily rate
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£453 £438 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% +12.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £352 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £125.00 £12.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+941.66% -69.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £19.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+189.47% -25.49%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5365 5473 5367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.75% 22.57% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3658 3720 3582
Average daily rate £440 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 58 55
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.99 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.20 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
BusinessObjects
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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 -19 4 £401 +0.12% 1
Docklands, London - - - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 120 (93.02%) SAP
3 55 (42.64%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (34.11%) SAP BW
5 28 (21.71%) Oracle
5 28 (21.71%) SQL Server
5 28 (21.71%) SQL
6 27 (20.93%) Finance
7 26 (20.16%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (17.05%) Data Modelling
8 22 (17.05%) SAP Data Services
9 21 (16.28%) Cognos
9 21 (16.28%) Migration
10 19 (14.73%) SAP BI
11 18 (13.95%) ETL
11 18 (13.95%) QlikView
12 16 (12.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
13 15 (11.63%) SAP HANA
14 14 (10.85%) Data Migration
15 12 (9.30%) ERP
15 12 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (8.53%) ABAP
16 11 (8.53%) Management Information System
17 10 (7.75%) LSMW
18 9 (6.98%) Billing
18 9 (6.98%) Retail
18 9 (6.98%) SAP BPC
18 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
18 9 (6.98%) Performance Tuning

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.10%) SAS
3 3 (2.33%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
4 1 (0.78%) Apache
4 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.10%) MS Office
4 2 (1.55%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.98%) SAP BPC
2 4 (3.10%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.55%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.55%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.55%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.55%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.55%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.78%) Maximo
4 1 (0.78%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.78%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) LDAP
1 2 (1.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (34.11%) SAP BW
2 28 (21.71%) SQL Server
3 26 (20.16%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (17.05%) SAP Data Services
5 19 (14.73%) SAP BI
6 18 (13.95%) QlikView
7 16 (12.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 15 (11.63%) SAP HANA
9 12 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (4.65%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (3.10%) OLAP
14 4 (3.10%) Xcelsius
15 3 (2.33%) Big Data
15 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (7.75%) LSMW
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.78%) Toad
General
1 27 (20.93%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Retail
2 9 (6.98%) Billing
3 5 (3.88%) Banking
4 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Publishing
5 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.78%) Front Office
5 1 (0.78%) Back Office
5 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 48 (37.21%) Consultant
2 41 (31.78%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (13.95%) Analyst
4 16 (12.40%) Business Objects Consultant
5 15 (11.63%) Business Consultant
6 14 (10.85%) Developer
7 11 (8.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 11 (8.53%) Business Developer
7 11 (8.53%) SAP Business Consultant
8 10 (7.75%) Data Consultant
9 9 (6.98%) SAP Data Consultant
9 9 (6.98%) Business Manager
10 8 (6.20%) Business Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Migration Consultant
10 8 (6.20%) Business Objects Developer
10 8 (6.20%) SAP HANA Consultant
11 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 7 (5.43%) Citrix Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) Data Migration Consultant
11 7 (5.43%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) SAP XI
2 4 (3.10%) MDX
3 2 (1.55%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.55%) .NET
4 1 (0.78%) COM
4 1 (0.78%) XML
4 1 (0.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.53%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.65%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.55%) Wiki
3 2 (1.55%) Social Network
3 2 (1.55%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.55%) Replication
4 1 (0.78%) Clustering
4 1 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.78%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (0.78%) Life Science
4 1 (0.78%) AS400
4 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.78%) FMCG
4 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.20%) Windows
1 8 (6.20%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (5.43%) Windows 7
2 7 (5.43%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (42.64%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (17.05%) Data Modelling
3 21 (16.28%) Migration
4 18 (13.95%) ETL
5 14 (10.85%) Data Migration
6 12 (9.30%) ERP
7 9 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.43%) DNA
9 7 (5.43%) Project Management
9 7 (5.43%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.65%) Data Governance
10 6 (4.65%) Scrum
11 5 (3.88%) TDD
11 5 (3.88%) Release Management
11 5 (3.88%) Analytics
12 4 (3.10%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (3.10%) Data Mapping
12 4 (3.10%) Data Management
12 4 (3.10%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.71%) SQL
2 11 (8.53%) ABAP
3 7 (5.43%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.43%) VBScript
4 6 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.33%) Java
5 3 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.10%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.55%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.78%) MBA
3 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
1 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (6.20%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.43%) VMware ESX
2 7 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 129 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 120 (93.02%) SAP
3 28 (21.71%) Oracle
4 21 (16.28%) Cognos
5 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (6.20%) Tableau
7 7 (5.43%) VMware
7 7 (5.43%) Citrix
8 6 (4.65%) Informatica
9 2 (1.55%) JDA
9 2 (1.55%) Sybase
9 2 (1.55%) Teradata
9 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.78%) Reuters
10 1 (0.78%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.78%) Northgate
10 1 (0.78%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.78%) Apple
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago