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 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 340 345 350
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 79 73 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.43% 1.26% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 32
Average daily rate
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£460 £431 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
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
5541 5771 5421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.79% 22.78% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3728 3985 3608
Average daily rate £445 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 66
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.80 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £59.16 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.33%

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 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 1 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 +3 6 £456 +14.06% 5
Docklands, London - - - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 127 (94.78%) SAP
3 57 (42.54%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (37.31%) SAP BW
5 33 (24.63%) Finance
6 29 (21.64%) Oracle
7 26 (19.40%) SQL Server
8 24 (17.91%) SQL
8 24 (17.91%) Data Modelling
9 21 (15.67%) ETL
9 21 (15.67%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (15.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 19 (14.18%) SAP Data Services
10 19 (14.18%) Migration
11 18 (13.43%) SAP BI
11 18 (13.43%) SAP HANA
12 14 (10.45%) SAP BPC
12 14 (10.45%) Data Migration
12 14 (10.45%) ERP
13 13 (9.70%) Cognos
13 13 (9.70%) ABAP
13 13 (9.70%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (9.70%) QlikView
14 12 (8.96%) Microsoft
15 10 (7.46%) Management Information System
15 10 (7.46%) Windows
15 10 (7.46%) LSMW
16 9 (6.72%) Retail
16 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (5.97%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.24%) SAS
3 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.49%) MS Office
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (10.45%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.24%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.49%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.49%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.75%) Maximo
4 1 (0.75%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.75%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.75%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.75%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.49%) LDAP
2 2 (1.49%) WAN
2 2 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (37.31%) SAP BW
2 26 (19.40%) SQL Server
3 21 (15.67%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (15.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 19 (14.18%) SAP Data Services
5 18 (13.43%) SAP HANA
5 18 (13.43%) SAP BI
6 13 (9.70%) QlikView
7 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (4.48%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (4.48%) Data Mining
10 5 (3.73%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (3.73%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.99%) OLAP
11 4 (2.99%) Big Data
12 2 (1.49%) Xcelsius
12 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.46%) LSMW
2 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (24.63%) Finance
2 9 (6.72%) Retail
3 7 (5.22%) Billing
4 6 (4.48%) Publishing
4 6 (4.48%) Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 49 (36.57%) Consultant
2 46 (34.33%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (14.18%) Business Objects Consultant
4 14 (10.45%) Developer
4 14 (10.45%) Analyst
5 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 12 (8.96%) Business Consultant
6 10 (7.46%) SAP Business Consultant
6 10 (7.46%) SAP BI Consultant
7 9 (6.72%) Business Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Migration Consultant
8 8 (5.97%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 8 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 8 (5.97%) SAP Data Consultant
8 8 (5.97%) Data Migration Consultant
8 8 (5.97%) Business Manager
8 8 (5.97%) Data Consultant
8 8 (5.97%) SAP HANA Consultant
9 7 (5.22%) SAP BW Consultant
9 7 (5.22%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) SAP XI
2 3 (2.24%) MDX
3 2 (1.49%) .NET
4 1 (0.75%) XML
4 1 (0.75%) SAML
4 1 (0.75%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.73%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.24%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.49%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.49%) HACMP
4 2 (1.49%) Replication
5 1 (0.75%) Clustering
5 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Social Network
5 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.75%) AS400
5 1 (0.75%) FMCG
5 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.46%) Windows
2 8 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.22%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.22%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.24%) Linux
5 2 (1.49%) AIX
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.54%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (17.91%) Data Modelling
3 21 (15.67%) ETL
4 19 (14.18%) Migration
5 14 (10.45%) ERP
5 14 (10.45%) Data Migration
6 13 (9.70%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (6.72%) Project Management
8 8 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.22%) DNA
9 7 (5.22%) Release Management
9 7 (5.22%) Data Governance
10 6 (4.48%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.48%) TDD
10 6 (4.48%) Scrum
11 4 (2.99%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (2.99%) Data Mapping
11 4 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (2.24%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.91%) SQL
2 13 (9.70%) ABAP
3 7 (5.22%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.22%) VBScript
4 5 (3.73%) 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 2 (1.49%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.75%) HND
System Software
1 9 (6.72%) VMware ESX
1 9 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.97%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.49%) PowerHA
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 134 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 127 (94.78%) SAP
3 29 (21.64%) Oracle
4 13 (9.70%) Cognos
5 12 (8.96%) Microsoft
6 9 (6.72%) VMware
7 7 (5.22%) Citrix
7 7 (5.22%) Informatica
8 6 (4.48%) Teradata
8 6 (4.48%) Tableau
9 3 (2.24%) IBM
10 2 (1.49%) EMC
10 2 (1.49%) Sybase
10 2 (1.49%) JDA
10 2 (1.49%) NetApp
11 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.75%) Apple
11 1 (0.75%) Reuters
11 1 (0.75%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
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