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 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 197 178 132
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -46
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 257 299 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.08% 1.25% 1.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.68% 5.52% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 196 284
Average daily rate
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£450 £457 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +7.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £255 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £31.82 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.13% +49.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -
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
5494 5420 5616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.12% 22.73% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3839 3662 3809
Average daily rate £450 £438 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 33 56
Average hourly rate £27.78 £28.49 £27.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.49% +2.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 67 £525 +10.52% 23
Bromley - 3 £250 -
Canary Wharf - 3 - -
Brentford -6 2 £475 -1.29%
Twickenham -1 1 £300 -
Croydon -18 1 £388 +51.96%
Ilford - 1 £288 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

1 230 (42.91%) SQL
2 205 (38.25%) Business Intelligence
3 185 (34.51%) Finance
4 168 (31.34%) Data Warehouse
5 154 (28.73%) Oracle
6 147 (27.43%) SAP
7 133 (24.81%) ETL
8 115 (21.46%) SQL Server
9 96 (17.91%) Banking
10 84 (15.67%) Data Modelling
11 75 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
11 75 (13.99%) Microsoft
12 74 (13.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 71 (13.25%) Tableau
14 69 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
14 69 (12.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 67 (12.50%) QlikView
16 64 (11.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 64 (11.94%) .NET
17 56 (10.45%) Java
18 55 (10.26%) UNIX
19 54 (10.07%) MS Excel
19 54 (10.07%) BusinessObjects XI
20 53 (9.89%) PL/SQL
21 50 (9.33%) Data Analysis
21 50 (9.33%) Investment Banking
22 49 (9.14%) SAP Data Services
23 45 (8.40%) Business Analysis
23 45 (8.40%) Project Management
24 43 (8.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 40 (7.46%) SAS
2 25 (4.66%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.61%) WebLogic
4 11 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.93%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.75%) Confluence
6 4 (0.75%) Documentum
7 3 (0.56%) IIS
7 3 (0.56%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.56%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.37%) WordPress
8 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.37%) CMS
9 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.19%) Lync
9 1 (0.19%) WildFly
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.10%) MS Office
3 16 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.24%) SPSS
5 6 (1.12%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.93%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.56%) MS Project
7 3 (0.56%) HipChat
8 2 (0.37%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 20 (3.73%) SAP BPC
2 13 (2.43%) SAP CO
2 13 (2.43%) SAP FI
2 13 (2.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.31%) WebTrends
3 7 (1.31%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (1.12%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (1.12%) Eagle PACE
4 6 (1.12%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.75%) Global One
6 4 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.75%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.37%) Summit
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.68%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.31%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (0.93%) IBM Blueworks
3 5 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.75%) Intranet
2 3 (0.56%) Internet
3 2 (0.37%) DHCP
3 2 (0.37%) FTP
3 2 (0.37%) SAN
4 1 (0.19%) VPN
4 1 (0.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (31.34%) Data Warehouse
2 115 (21.46%) SQL Server
3 74 (13.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (12.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 67 (12.50%) QlikView
6 64 (11.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 54 (10.07%) BusinessObjects XI
8 49 (9.14%) SAP Data Services
9 43 (8.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 39 (7.28%) SAP BW
11 36 (6.72%) Oracle Database
12 33 (6.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 33 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 33 (6.16%) Oracle Reports
13 31 (5.78%) OLAP
14 29 (5.41%) Relational Database
15 27 (5.04%) Crystal Reports
16 24 (4.48%) BODI
17 22 (4.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 20 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (1.87%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.49%) JIRA
2 8 (1.49%) CA Gen
3 7 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (1.12%) ERwin
4 6 (1.12%) Subversion
5 5 (0.93%) Rational Rose
5 5 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.56%) Zephyr
7 2 (0.37%) Toad
7 2 (0.37%) Lombardi
7 2 (0.37%) ProC
7 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 185 (34.51%) Finance
2 96 (17.91%) Banking
3 50 (9.33%) Investment Banking
4 34 (6.34%) Retail
5 20 (3.73%) Publishing
6 19 (3.54%) Marketing
7 17 (3.17%) Back Office
8 15 (2.80%) Legal
9 11 (2.05%) Front Office
10 9 (1.68%) Advertising
11 8 (1.49%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.12%) Telecoms
12 6 (1.12%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.56%) Law
14 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.37%) Local Government
14 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.37%) Games
14 2 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 209 (38.99%) Developer
2 135 (25.19%) Analyst
3 78 (14.55%) Business Developer
4 76 (14.18%) Business Objects Developer
5 57 (10.63%) Consultant
6 53 (9.89%) Business Analyst
7 41 (7.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 40 (7.46%) SAP Consultant
9 30 (5.60%) Architect
9 30 (5.60%) SQL Developer
10 26 (4.85%) Data Analyst
11 22 (4.10%) Oracle Developer
12 21 (3.92%) Project Manager
13 19 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
14 18 (3.36%) Business Objects Consultant
14 18 (3.36%) ETL Developer
15 17 (3.17%) Information Analyst
16 16 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 15 (2.80%) SAP Developer
18 14 (2.61%) NHS Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (11.94%) .NET
2 30 (5.60%) XML
3 21 (3.92%) ASP.NET
4 19 (3.54%) Middleware
5 17 (3.17%) J2EE
6 16 (2.99%) HTML
7 12 (2.24%) Web Services
7 12 (2.24%) MDX
8 7 (1.31%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.93%) JSON
9 5 (0.93%) Web Dynpro
9 5 (0.93%) SAP PI
9 5 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.75%) Apache Avro
10 4 (0.75%) LINQ
11 3 (0.56%) Silverlight
11 3 (0.56%) Spring
11 3 (0.56%) SAP BSP
11 3 (0.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.16%) Management Information System
3 30 (5.60%) NHS
4 22 (4.10%) Visualisation
5 18 (3.36%) Equities
6 17 (3.17%) Derivative
7 15 (2.80%) Statistics
7 15 (2.80%) Data Integration
7 15 (2.80%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.61%) Fixed Income
9 13 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (2.05%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.87%) Credit Risk
12 9 (1.68%) Informatics
13 8 (1.49%) Clustering
14 6 (1.12%) Contract for Difference
14 6 (1.12%) Wiki
14 6 (1.12%) FMCG
15 5 (0.93%) Grid Computing
15 5 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (10.26%) UNIX
2 23 (4.29%) Windows
3 21 (3.92%) Linux
4 3 (0.56%) Solaris
5 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.37%) AIX
6 1 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (38.25%) Business Intelligence
2 133 (24.81%) ETL
3 84 (15.67%) Data Modelling
4 75 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (9.33%) Data Analysis
6 45 (8.40%) Business Analysis
6 45 (8.40%) Project Management
7 41 (7.65%) Analytics
8 38 (7.09%) Asset Management
8 38 (7.09%) Migration
9 33 (6.16%) Scrum
10 32 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (5.97%) Kimball Methodology
11 27 (5.04%) Dimensional Modelling
11 27 (5.04%) Data Management
12 23 (4.29%) CRM
12 23 (4.29%) ITIL
12 23 (4.29%) SDLC
13 19 (3.54%) Service Management
13 19 (3.54%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (42.91%) SQL
2 56 (10.45%) Java
3 53 (9.89%) PL/SQL
4 32 (5.97%) T-SQL
5 28 (5.22%) VBA
6 25 (4.66%) C#
7 18 (3.36%) Shell Script
8 17 (3.17%) VB.NET
9 14 (2.61%) JavaScript
10 13 (2.43%) Perl
10 13 (2.43%) VBScript
11 10 (1.87%) Python
12 9 (1.68%) VB
12 9 (1.68%) ABAP
13 8 (1.49%) R
14 7 (1.31%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.93%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.93%) Ruby
16 4 (0.75%) Clojure
17 3 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (6.34%) Degree
2 6 (1.12%) PMI Certification
3 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.56%) PMP
5 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.37%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.37%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.19%) CITP
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.19%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (0.19%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.17%) Data Quality
2 15 (2.80%) QA
3 6 (1.12%) COREP
4 5 (0.93%) CRD IV
4 5 (0.93%) SLA
5 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.56%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.37%) Basel III
7 1 (0.19%) EMIR
7 1 (0.19%) Basel II
7 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.93%) HDFS
3 4 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.37%) Xen
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.12%) Control-M
2 5 (0.93%) Graphite
3 4 (0.75%) Puppet
3 4 (0.75%) Oozie
4 3 (0.56%) SCCM
4 3 (0.56%) SCOM
4 3 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.37%) yum
5 2 (0.37%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.37%) Nagios
5 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 154 (28.73%) Oracle
2 147 (27.43%) SAP
3 75 (13.99%) Microsoft
4 71 (13.25%) Tableau
5 40 (7.46%) Informatica
6 36 (6.72%) Cognos
7 18 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (2.80%) MicroStrategy
9 14 (2.61%) Sybase
9 14 (2.61%) IBM
10 13 (2.43%) Netezza
11 11 (2.05%) Teradata
12 9 (1.68%) Google
12 9 (1.68%) Pega
12 9 (1.68%) Remedy
13 8 (1.49%) webMethods
14 7 (1.31%) Aprimo
14 7 (1.31%) Eloqua
14 7 (1.31%) Adobe
15 6 (1.12%) BEA
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Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Pioneer Search
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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HFG
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £440 - £540 per day
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Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £380 - £400 per day
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Rate: £100.00 - £400.00 per month
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