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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 327 319 333
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 75 85 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.42% 1.56% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 51 46
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £355 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.61%
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 £19.75 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+178.48% -22.54%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5284 5462 5339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.75% 22.52% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3614 3706 3568
Average daily rate £442 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.79% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 63 53
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
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 23 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 23 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 +1 4 £401 +0.12% 3
Docklands, London - - - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 126 (94.03%) SAP
3 59 (44.03%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (33.58%) SAP BW
5 29 (21.64%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (20.90%) Oracle
6 28 (20.90%) SQL Server
6 28 (20.90%) SQL
6 28 (20.90%) Finance
7 24 (17.91%) Data Modelling
8 23 (17.16%) SAP Data Services
9 22 (16.42%) Cognos
9 22 (16.42%) Migration
9 22 (16.42%) SAP BI
10 20 (14.93%) QlikView
11 19 (14.18%) ETL
12 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
13 15 (11.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 15 (11.19%) Data Migration
14 14 (10.45%) SAP HANA
15 13 (9.70%) ERP
16 12 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (8.21%) LSMW
17 11 (8.21%) Management Information System
17 11 (8.21%) ABAP
18 10 (7.46%) SAP BPC
19 9 (6.72%) Billing
19 9 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
20 8 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
20 8 (5.97%) SAP XI

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 8 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.99%) SAS
2 4 (2.99%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.75%) IIS
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.22%) MS Excel
1 7 (5.22%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.99%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.46%) SAP BPC
2 4 (2.99%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.49%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.49%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.49%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.49%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.49%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.49%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.75%) Maximo
4 1 (0.75%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.75%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) LDAP
1 2 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (33.58%) SAP BW
2 29 (21.64%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (20.90%) SQL Server
4 23 (17.16%) SAP Data Services
5 22 (16.42%) SAP BI
6 20 (14.93%) QlikView
7 15 (11.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 14 (10.45%) SAP HANA
9 12 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (4.48%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (3.73%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (2.99%) OLAP
14 4 (2.99%) Xcelsius
15 3 (2.24%) Big Data
15 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (2.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (8.21%) LSMW
2 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.75%) Toad
General
1 28 (20.90%) Finance
2 9 (6.72%) Billing
3 8 (5.97%) Retail
4 5 (3.73%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.75%) Front Office
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 51 (38.06%) Consultant
2 41 (30.60%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (14.18%) Analyst
4 17 (12.69%) Business Consultant
4 17 (12.69%) Business Objects Consultant
5 13 (9.70%) Developer
6 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 11 (8.21%) Data Consultant
7 11 (8.21%) SAP Business Consultant
8 10 (7.46%) Business Developer
9 9 (6.72%) Migration Consultant
9 9 (6.72%) Business Manager
9 9 (6.72%) SAP Data Consultant
10 8 (5.97%) SAP HANA Consultant
10 8 (5.97%) Business Analyst
11 7 (5.22%) Business Objects Developer
11 7 (5.22%) Citrix Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
11 7 (5.22%) SAP BI Consultant
11 7 (5.22%) Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.97%) SAP XI
2 4 (2.99%) MDX
3 2 (1.49%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.49%) .NET
4 1 (0.75%) COM
4 1 (0.75%) XML
4 1 (0.75%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.48%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.49%) Wiki
3 2 (1.49%) Social Network
3 2 (1.49%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (0.75%) Clustering
4 1 (0.75%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (0.75%) Life Science
4 1 (0.75%) AS400
4 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.75%) FMCG
4 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.97%) Windows
1 8 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (5.22%) Windows 7
2 7 (5.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (44.03%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (17.91%) Data Modelling
3 22 (16.42%) Migration
4 19 (14.18%) ETL
5 15 (11.19%) Data Migration
6 13 (9.70%) ERP
7 8 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (5.22%) Test Scripting
8 7 (5.22%) Data Governance
8 7 (5.22%) DNA
8 7 (5.22%) Project Management
8 7 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.48%) Scrum
10 5 (3.73%) Analytics
11 4 (2.99%) Data Mapping
11 4 (2.99%) Release Management
11 4 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (2.99%) TDD
11 4 (2.99%) Data Management
11 4 (2.99%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.90%) SQL
2 11 (8.21%) ABAP
3 7 (5.22%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.22%) VBScript
4 6 (4.48%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.24%) Java
5 3 (2.24%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.99%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.75%) MBA
4 1 (0.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) QA
1 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.22%) VMware ESX
2 7 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 134 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 126 (94.03%) SAP
3 28 (20.90%) Oracle
4 22 (16.42%) Cognos
5 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.97%) Tableau
7 7 (5.22%) VMware
7 7 (5.22%) Citrix
8 6 (4.48%) Informatica
9 2 (1.49%) JDA
9 2 (1.49%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.49%) Sybase
9 2 (1.49%) Teradata
9 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.75%) Reuters
10 1 (0.75%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.75%) i-GRasp
10 1 (0.75%) Northgate
10 1 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
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