The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Rank 279 241 205
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -36
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 144 194 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.86% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.81% 3.56% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 133 154
Median daily rate £425 £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £42.00 £20.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -45.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.95 £17.75 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £21.31 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.94 £37.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-54.83% +56.25%
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
5127 5453 5391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.87% 24.27% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3635 3932 3927
Median daily rate £500 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 38
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.99 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.81% -20.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £49.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Histogram in London

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -23 23 £420 -10.16% 15
Croydon - 6 £375 -
Hammersmith - 3 £365 -
Hackney - 2 £175 -
Brentford +9 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £240 -
Ilford - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 123 (44.89%) SQL
2 117 (42.70%) SAP
3 93 (33.94%) Business Intelligence
4 82 (29.93%) ETL
5 77 (28.10%) Finance
6 65 (23.72%) Data Warehouse
7 59 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (20.80%) Oracle
9 45 (16.42%) Java
10 44 (16.06%) SQL Server
11 41 (14.96%) Tableau
12 40 (14.60%) Data Modelling
13 38 (13.87%) SAP BW
14 37 (13.50%) Banking
15 35 (12.77%) PL/SQL
15 35 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (12.04%) QlikView
17 32 (11.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 32 (11.68%) Degree
18 30 (10.95%) Scrum
18 30 (10.95%) SDLC
19 29 (10.58%) Data Analysis
20 27 (9.85%) Analytics
21 26 (9.49%) XML
22 25 (9.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
23 24 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
23 24 (8.76%) Hadoop
24 23 (8.39%) Crystal Reports
24 23 (8.39%) Cognos
24 23 (8.39%) MS Excel

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.20%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.92%) Apache Solr
3 7 (2.55%) Apache Pig
4 5 (1.82%) Apache
4 5 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.46%) SAS
6 3 (1.09%) JBoss
6 3 (1.09%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.73%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.82%) MS Office
4 4 (1.46%) SPSS
5 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (3.28%) SAP MM
2 8 (2.92%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 5 (1.82%) SAP GRC
4 4 (1.46%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (1.46%) SAP BPC
4 4 (1.46%) SAP HCM
4 4 (1.46%) Unica
5 3 (1.09%) SAP ERP
5 3 (1.09%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.73%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.73%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.73%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.73%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.36%) Servitor
7 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.73%) IaaS
2 2 (0.73%) Taleo
3 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.09%) RFID
2 1 (0.36%) DHCP
2 1 (0.36%) FTP
2 1 (0.36%) NAS
2 1 (0.36%) SAN
2 1 (0.36%) WAN
2 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.72%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (16.06%) SQL Server
3 38 (13.87%) SAP BW
4 33 (12.04%) QlikView
5 32 (11.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 25 (9.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 24 (8.76%) Hadoop
8 23 (8.39%) Crystal Reports
9 22 (8.03%) SAP Data Services
9 22 (8.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (7.66%) Big Data
11 19 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (6.20%) Data Mining
13 16 (5.84%) Pentaho
14 15 (5.47%) Apache Hive
14 15 (5.47%) HBase
15 14 (5.11%) BusinessObjects XI
16 13 (4.74%) SAP HANA
17 11 (4.01%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
17 11 (4.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.92%) JIRA
2 5 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.09%) ClearCase
3 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.73%) ERwin
5 1 (0.36%) Ant
5 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.36%) LSMW
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 77 (28.10%) Finance
2 37 (13.50%) Banking
3 15 (5.47%) Retail
4 5 (1.82%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.46%) Automotive
6 3 (1.09%) Front Office
6 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.09%) Local Government
6 3 (1.09%) Marketing
7 2 (0.73%) Advertising
7 2 (0.73%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (36.86%) Developer
2 87 (31.75%) Analyst
3 32 (11.68%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 25 (9.12%) Business Developer
5 24 (8.76%) Consultant
6 21 (7.66%) Architect
6 21 (7.66%) Data Analyst
7 18 (6.57%) Business Analyst
8 16 (5.84%) Java Developer
9 15 (5.47%) Report Analyst
10 14 (5.11%) Scala Developer
11 13 (4.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 13 (4.74%) SAP Analyst
12 12 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (4.38%) SQL Developer
13 10 (3.65%) Data Architect
13 10 (3.65%) Hadoop Developer
13 10 (3.65%) SAP Consultant
14 9 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (3.28%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.49%) XML
2 9 (3.28%) D3.js
2 9 (3.28%) REST
3 8 (2.92%) Apache Avro
4 7 (2.55%) .NET
5 6 (2.19%) CSS
5 6 (2.19%) HTML
5 6 (2.19%) SAPUI5
5 6 (2.19%) Web Services
6 4 (1.46%) JSON
7 3 (1.09%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.09%) JMX
7 3 (1.09%) Middleware
7 3 (1.09%) SAP CO-PA
7 3 (1.09%) Spring
7 3 (1.09%) Velocity
8 2 (0.73%) Django
8 2 (0.73%) JAX-WS
8 2 (0.73%) JSF
8 2 (0.73%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.66%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.66%) Visualisation
3 17 (6.20%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.92%) Grid Computing
5 7 (2.55%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.82%) Life Science
7 3 (1.09%) Social Media
7 3 (1.09%) User Experience
8 2 (0.73%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.73%) Derivative
8 2 (0.73%) Equities
8 2 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.73%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.73%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.73%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.73%) Replication
8 2 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.30%) Unix
2 13 (4.74%) Windows
3 6 (2.19%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.46%) Linux
5 2 (0.73%) Solaris
5 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (33.94%) Business Intelligence
2 82 (29.93%) ETL
3 59 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (14.60%) Data Modelling
5 30 (10.95%) Scrum
5 30 (10.95%) SDLC
6 29 (10.58%) Data Analysis
7 27 (9.85%) Analytics
8 24 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (8.03%) Migration
9 22 (8.03%) Project Management
10 21 (7.66%) SOA
10 21 (7.66%) TDD
11 19 (6.93%) Data Visualisation
12 18 (6.57%) BDD
13 16 (5.84%) Business Analysis
13 16 (5.84%) Risk Management
14 15 (5.47%) Data Architecture
15 13 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (4.74%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 123 (44.89%) SQL
2 45 (16.42%) Java
3 35 (12.77%) PL/SQL
4 17 (6.20%) JavaScript
5 15 (5.47%) VBA
6 11 (4.01%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.28%) Scala
8 8 (2.92%) Python
8 8 (2.92%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.19%) PHP
10 5 (1.82%) XPath
10 5 (1.82%) XQuery
11 4 (1.46%) C
11 4 (1.46%) C#
11 4 (1.46%) R
11 4 (1.46%) VB
12 3 (1.09%) ABAP
13 2 (0.73%) C++
13 2 (0.73%) VBScript
14 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (11.68%) Degree
2 7 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.09%) ACCA
3 3 (1.09%) CCA
3 3 (1.09%) CIMA
3 3 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.57%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) Basel II
3 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.36%) EMIR
3 1 (0.36%) MiFID
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.92%) HDFS
2 6 (2.19%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (4.01%) Oozie
2 3 (1.09%) BladeLogic
2 3 (1.09%) Control-M
3 2 (0.73%) MOM
3 2 (0.73%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 117 (42.70%) SAP
2 57 (20.80%) Oracle
3 41 (14.96%) Tableau
4 23 (8.39%) Cognos
5 18 (6.57%) Microsoft
6 17 (6.20%) Teradata
7 14 (5.11%) Informatica
8 8 (2.92%) Cloudera
8 8 (2.92%) OpenText
9 7 (2.55%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (1.82%) Adobe
10 5 (1.82%) Ariba
10 5 (1.82%) Remedy
10 5 (1.82%) Talend
11 4 (1.46%) HP
11 4 (1.46%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.46%) IBM
12 3 (1.09%) Northgate
12 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.09%) Sybase
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