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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 258 220 159
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -61
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 154 211 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 1.00% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.10% 4.24% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 142 193
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Average hourly rate £20.14 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.98% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.42 £29.00 £21.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.68 £39.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.87%
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
4960 4974 5138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.37% 23.48% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3596 3506 3538
Average daily rate £475 £450 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 42
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.05 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

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 9 February 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
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 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 23 £473 +7.38% 20
Feltham - 2 £371 -
Hounslow - 2 £474 -
Uxbridge +2 1 - - 1
Brentford -5 1 £475 +40.22%
Westminster - 1 £200 -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 177 (44.58%) SQL
2 163 (41.06%) SAP
3 154 (38.79%) Business Intelligence
4 131 (33.00%) Finance
5 117 (29.47%) Data Warehouse
6 103 (25.94%) ETL
7 87 (21.91%) Oracle
7 87 (21.91%) SQL Server
8 81 (20.40%) Banking
9 68 (17.13%) Analytics
10 59 (14.86%) Data Modelling
11 58 (14.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 56 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
13 55 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (13.35%) Microsoft
15 47 (11.84%) Tableau
16 44 (11.08%) MS Excel
16 44 (11.08%) Unix
16 44 (11.08%) QlikView
17 43 (10.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 37 (9.32%) Visualisation
19 36 (9.07%) SAP BW
20 35 (8.82%) Java
20 35 (8.82%) Data Analysis
21 33 (8.31%) JavaScript
22 32 (8.06%) PL/SQL
22 32 (8.06%) Oracle Database
23 31 (7.81%) SAP Data Services
23 31 (7.81%) Informatica
23 31 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 26 (6.55%) SAS
2 17 (4.28%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.27%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.27%) Apache Pig
4 9 (2.27%) JBoss
5 8 (2.02%) NetWeaver
5 8 (2.02%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.51%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.26%) Documentum
8 4 (1.01%) Captiva
8 4 (1.01%) Confluence
9 3 (0.76%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.76%) IIS
9 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.25%) Apache
10 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.25%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 44 (11.08%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.79%) SPSS
3 11 (2.77%) MS Office
3 11 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.02%) MS Project
5 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.77%) SAP BPC
2 8 (2.02%) SAP GRC
3 6 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.01%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.76%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.50%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.50%) Global One
6 2 (0.50%) Maximo
6 2 (0.50%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.25%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.25%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.25%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.50%) Taleo
2 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.01%) SAN
2 3 (0.76%) WAN
3 2 (0.50%) Firewall
3 2 (0.50%) Internet
3 2 (0.50%) LDAP
4 1 (0.25%) 2G
4 1 (0.25%) 3G
4 1 (0.25%) 4G
4 1 (0.25%) DNS
4 1 (0.25%) GSM
4 1 (0.25%) LAN
4 1 (0.25%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (29.47%) Data Warehouse
2 87 (21.91%) SQL Server
3 58 (14.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 44 (11.08%) QlikView
5 43 (10.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (9.07%) SAP BW
7 32 (8.06%) Oracle Database
8 31 (7.81%) SAP Data Services
8 31 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 30 (7.56%) BusinessObjects XI
10 28 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (6.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (6.05%) Crystal Reports
13 23 (5.79%) Hadoop
14 21 (5.29%) Relational Database
14 21 (5.29%) SAP HANA
15 20 (5.04%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (5.04%) Oracle Reports
16 19 (4.79%) Apache Hive
17 17 (4.28%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 9 (2.27%) JIRA
2 6 (1.51%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.01%) ERwin
3 4 (1.01%) LSMW
3 4 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.01%) Subversion
4 2 (0.50%) JUnit
4 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.50%) Toad
4 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.25%) CA Gen
5 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.25%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.25%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.25%) Introscope
5 1 (0.25%) JMeter
5 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.25%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.25%) Zephyr
General
1 131 (33.00%) Finance
2 81 (20.40%) Banking
3 25 (6.30%) Investment Banking
4 23 (5.79%) Retail
5 11 (2.77%) Law
6 10 (2.52%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.76%) Marketing
7 7 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.51%) Front Office
8 6 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.51%) Publishing
9 5 (1.26%) Back Office
9 5 (1.26%) Legal
10 3 (0.76%) Local Government
11 2 (0.50%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (35.77%) Developer
2 115 (28.97%) Analyst
3 64 (16.12%) Business Objects Developer
4 63 (15.87%) Business Developer
5 43 (10.83%) Consultant
6 33 (8.31%) Data Analyst
7 32 (8.06%) Architect
8 26 (6.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 24 (6.05%) SAP Developer
10 23 (5.79%) Report Analyst
11 22 (5.54%) SQL Developer
12 21 (5.29%) Business Analyst
12 21 (5.29%) SAP Consultant
13 18 (4.53%) ETL Developer
14 17 (4.28%) Data Architect
15 15 (3.78%) Business Objects Consultant
16 13 (3.27%) Business Consultant
16 13 (3.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 12 (3.02%) SAP Analyst
17 12 (3.02%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.79%) .NET
2 21 (5.29%) CSS
3 16 (4.03%) jQuery
4 12 (3.02%) HTML
5 9 (2.27%) XML
6 8 (2.02%) J2EE
6 8 (2.02%) MDX
6 8 (2.02%) Middleware
7 7 (1.76%) HTML5
8 6 (1.51%) RESTful
9 5 (1.26%) Web Services
10 4 (1.01%) Apache Avro
10 4 (1.01%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.01%) REST
10 4 (1.01%) WDK
11 3 (0.76%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.76%) CSS3
11 3 (0.76%) JMS
11 3 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (0.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.32%) Visualisation
3 27 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.79%) Statistics
5 16 (4.03%) Credit Risk
6 15 (3.78%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.53%) NHS
8 8 (2.02%) Economics
9 6 (1.51%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.51%) Equities
10 5 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.26%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.01%) Data Extraction
11 4 (1.01%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.01%) FMCG
11 4 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.76%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.76%) EMC VMAX
12 3 (0.76%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.08%) Unix
2 23 (5.79%) Windows
3 12 (3.02%) Linux
4 8 (2.02%) Solaris
5 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.76%) AIX
8 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (38.79%) Business Intelligence
2 103 (25.94%) ETL
3 68 (17.13%) Analytics
4 59 (14.86%) Data Modelling
5 55 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (8.82%) Data Analysis
7 28 (7.05%) Kimball Methodology
8 27 (6.80%) Migration
9 25 (6.30%) Project Management
10 24 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (5.79%) Data Management
12 19 (4.79%) Data Analytics
13 17 (4.28%) Business Analysis
14 16 (4.03%) Waterfall
15 15 (3.78%) Data Visualisation
16 14 (3.53%) Asset Management
16 14 (3.53%) Data Migration
16 14 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (3.27%) Dashboard Development
17 13 (3.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 177 (44.58%) SQL
2 35 (8.82%) Java
3 33 (8.31%) JavaScript
4 32 (8.06%) PL/SQL
5 26 (6.55%) T-SQL
6 20 (5.04%) Shell Script
7 19 (4.79%) VBA
8 16 (4.03%) R
9 14 (3.53%) Python
10 11 (2.77%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.52%) C#
12 9 (2.27%) ABAP
13 7 (1.76%) Perl
14 5 (1.26%) VB
15 4 (1.01%) Scala
16 3 (0.76%) C++
16 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.50%) VBScript
18 1 (0.25%) C
18 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (5.79%) Degree
2 8 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.76%) CISA
4 3 (0.76%) CISM
4 3 (0.76%) CRISC
4 3 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.50%) ISEB
5 2 (0.50%) PMP
6 1 (0.25%) CISSP
6 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.05%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.52%) QA
3 3 (0.76%) Basel III
4 2 (0.50%) EMIR
4 2 (0.50%) MiFID
4 2 (0.50%) SLA
4 2 (0.50%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.25%) COREP
5 1 (0.25%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.76%) HDFS
2 3 (0.76%) PowerHA
2 3 (0.76%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.25%) LXC
4 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (2.52%) Tivoli
2 7 (1.76%) Control-M
3 6 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.76%) Oozie
5 2 (0.50%) DameWare
6 1 (0.25%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.25%) Nagios
6 1 (0.25%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (0.25%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 163 (41.06%) SAP
2 87 (21.91%) Oracle
3 53 (13.35%) Microsoft
4 47 (11.84%) Tableau
5 31 (7.81%) Informatica
6 30 (7.56%) Cognos
7 24 (6.05%) Teradata
8 14 (3.53%) IBM
9 10 (2.52%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (2.52%) Sybase
10 7 (1.76%) OpenText
11 6 (1.51%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.26%) BEA
12 5 (1.26%) CA
12 5 (1.26%) Pega
13 4 (1.01%) Ab Initio
13 4 (1.01%) NetApp
13 4 (1.01%) Netezza
13 4 (1.01%) Solace
13 4 (1.01%) VMware
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £475.00 - £503.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £45k - 49k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + on call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £370 - 380 per day + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago