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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 329 357 350
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 86 73 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.57% 1.27% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 44 31
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £347 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £41.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
5481 5729 5526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.36% 22.80% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3802 3971 3669
Average daily rate £430 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 34 70
Average hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.88 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.87 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

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 September 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 September 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 +16 10 £436 +9.06% 13
Docklands, London - - - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 140 (95.24%) SAP
3 66 (44.90%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (36.73%) SAP BW
5 39 (26.53%) Finance
6 30 (20.41%) Oracle
6 30 (20.41%) SQL
7 28 (19.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 25 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (16.33%) Data Modelling
9 24 (16.33%) SAP BI
10 23 (15.65%) ETL
10 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
10 23 (15.65%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (14.29%) SAP HANA
12 20 (13.61%) SAP Data Services
13 19 (12.93%) Migration
14 17 (11.56%) ABAP
15 16 (10.88%) ERP
16 14 (9.52%) Data Migration
16 14 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (8.16%) Retail
18 12 (8.16%) SAP BPC
18 12 (8.16%) Microsoft
19 11 (7.48%) Cognos
19 11 (7.48%) Windows
19 11 (7.48%) QlikView
19 11 (7.48%) LSMW
20 10 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 7 (4.76%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.36%) SAS
3 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.68%) IIS
3 1 (0.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.36%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (8.16%) SAP BPC
2 4 (2.72%) SAP HR
3 3 (2.04%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.36%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.36%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.36%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.68%) Maximo
5 1 (0.68%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.04%) WAN
2 3 (2.04%) SAN
3 2 (1.36%) LDAP
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (36.73%) SAP BW
2 28 (19.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 24 (16.33%) SAP BI
4 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
4 23 (15.65%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (14.29%) SAP HANA
6 20 (13.61%) SAP Data Services
7 11 (7.48%) QlikView
8 8 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (4.08%) Data Mining
10 6 (4.08%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (3.40%) Big Data
12 4 (2.72%) OLAP
13 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
14 2 (1.36%) Xcelsius
14 2 (1.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (7.48%) LSMW
2 3 (2.04%) Toad
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (26.53%) Finance
2 12 (8.16%) Retail
3 8 (5.44%) Banking
4 6 (4.08%) Publishing
4 6 (4.08%) Billing
5 4 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 55 (37.41%) Consultant
2 51 (34.69%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (16.33%) Business Objects Consultant
4 17 (11.56%) Developer
5 16 (10.88%) Analyst
6 15 (10.20%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 13 (8.84%) Business Consultant
7 13 (8.84%) SAP BI Consultant
8 10 (6.80%) SAP Business Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) SAP Data Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Data Migration Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Data Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Migration Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Business Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.44%) Business Objects Developer
10 8 (5.44%) SAP Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Business Manager
10 8 (5.44%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.40%) SAP XI
2 2 (1.36%) MDX
2 2 (1.36%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) XML
3 1 (0.68%) SAML
3 1 (0.68%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.80%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.08%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.04%) HACMP
4 3 (2.04%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.36%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.36%) FMCG
5 2 (1.36%) Replication
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.68%) Statistics
6 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.68%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Social Network
6 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
6 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.68%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.48%) Windows
2 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 7 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 4 (2.72%) Linux
5 3 (2.04%) AIX
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.90%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (16.33%) Data Modelling
3 23 (15.65%) ETL
4 19 (12.93%) Migration
5 16 (10.88%) ERP
6 14 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 14 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.12%) Project Management
9 8 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (5.44%) Release Management
9 8 (5.44%) Data Governance
10 7 (4.76%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.76%) DNA
11 6 (4.08%) Scrum
11 6 (4.08%) TDD
11 6 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (3.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (2.72%) Analytics
13 4 (2.72%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.41%) SQL
2 17 (11.56%) ABAP
3 7 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.76%) VBScript
4 5 (3.40%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.04%) Java
5 3 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.36%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (6.80%) VMware ESX
1 10 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.04%) PowerHA
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 147 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 140 (95.24%) SAP
3 30 (20.41%) Oracle
4 12 (8.16%) Microsoft
5 11 (7.48%) Cognos
6 10 (6.80%) VMware
7 7 (4.76%) Citrix
8 6 (4.08%) Informatica
9 5 (3.40%) Teradata
9 5 (3.40%) Tableau
10 4 (2.72%) IBM
11 3 (2.04%) EMC
11 3 (2.04%) NetApp
12 2 (1.36%) Sybase
12 2 (1.36%) JDA
13 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
13 1 (0.68%) BMC
13 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.68%) Cisco
13 1 (0.68%) Sun
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