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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 205 179 131
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -48
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 248 299 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.06% 1.27% 1.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.58% 5.54% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 196 280
Average daily rate
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£450 £459 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +8.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £260 £285
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 3 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.82 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% +54.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -
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
5411 5397 5533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.05% 22.95% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3781 3666 3758
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 £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 56
Average hourly rate £27.78 £30.00 £27.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £125.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -19 68 £500 +5.26% 28
Bromley - 3 £250 -
Brentford -5 2 £475 +7.04%
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Twickenham -2 1 £300 -
Croydon -20 1 £388 +51.96%
Ilford - 1 £288 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 228 (42.94%) SQL
2 200 (37.66%) Business Intelligence
3 176 (33.15%) Finance
4 164 (30.89%) Data Warehouse
5 151 (28.44%) Oracle
6 148 (27.87%) SAP
7 131 (24.67%) ETL
8 117 (22.03%) SQL Server
9 91 (17.14%) Banking
10 81 (15.25%) Data Modelling
11 75 (14.12%) Microsoft
12 72 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 71 (13.37%) Tableau
14 70 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
15 68 (12.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 66 (12.43%) .NET
16 66 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
17 65 (12.24%) QlikView
18 62 (11.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 55 (10.36%) Java
19 55 (10.36%) UNIX
19 55 (10.36%) BusinessObjects XI
20 54 (10.17%) MS Excel
21 53 (9.98%) PL/SQL
21 53 (9.98%) SAP Data Services
22 48 (9.04%) Project Management
22 48 (9.04%) Data Analysis
22 48 (9.04%) Investment Banking
23 44 (8.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 42 (7.91%) Business Analysis

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (7.72%) SAS
2 27 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 11 (2.07%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (0.94%) Apache Pig
5 5 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.75%) Documentum
6 4 (0.75%) Confluence
7 3 (0.56%) IIS
7 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.38%) WordPress
8 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.38%) CMS
8 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.19%) Lync
9 1 (0.19%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 54 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.33%) MS Office
3 18 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.26%) SPSS
5 6 (1.13%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.94%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.56%) MS Project
7 3 (0.56%) HipChat
8 2 (0.38%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 20 (3.77%) SAP BPC
2 13 (2.45%) SAP CO
2 13 (2.45%) SAP FI
2 13 (2.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.32%) WebTrends
3 7 (1.32%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (1.13%) Markit EDM
4 6 (1.13%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (1.13%) Eagle PACE
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.94%) 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 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.38%) Summit
7 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.69%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.32%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (0.94%) IBM Blueworks
3 5 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.94%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.75%) Intranet
1 4 (0.75%) Internet
2 2 (0.38%) DHCP
2 2 (0.38%) FTP
2 2 (0.38%) SAN
3 1 (0.19%) VPN
3 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (30.89%) Data Warehouse
2 117 (22.03%) SQL Server
3 72 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (12.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 65 (12.24%) QlikView
6 62 (11.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (10.36%) BusinessObjects XI
8 53 (9.98%) SAP Data Services
9 44 (8.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (7.53%) SAP BW
11 35 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (6.59%) Oracle Database
12 34 (6.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (5.84%) OLAP
13 31 (5.84%) Oracle Reports
14 28 (5.27%) Crystal Reports
14 28 (5.27%) Relational Database
15 26 (4.90%) BODI
16 23 (4.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 19 (3.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (1.88%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.51%) CA Gen
3 7 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.32%) JIRA
4 6 (1.13%) ERwin
4 6 (1.13%) Subversion
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.94%) Rational Rose
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.56%) Zephyr
7 2 (0.38%) Toad
7 2 (0.38%) Lombardi
7 2 (0.38%) ProC
7 2 (0.38%) 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
1 176 (33.15%) Finance
2 91 (17.14%) Banking
3 48 (9.04%) Investment Banking
4 31 (5.84%) Retail
5 19 (3.58%) Marketing
5 19 (3.58%) Publishing
6 17 (3.20%) Back Office
7 14 (2.64%) Legal
8 10 (1.88%) Advertising
9 9 (1.69%) Front Office
10 6 (1.13%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.13%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.38%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Local Government
11 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Games
11 2 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 200 (37.66%) Developer
2 132 (24.86%) Analyst
3 71 (13.37%) Business Developer
4 69 (12.99%) Business Objects Developer
5 60 (11.30%) Consultant
6 49 (9.23%) Business Analyst
7 42 (7.91%) SAP Consultant
8 39 (7.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 30 (5.65%) Architect
10 29 (5.46%) Data Analyst
10 29 (5.46%) SQL Developer
11 22 (4.14%) Oracle Developer
12 20 (3.77%) Project Manager
13 19 (3.58%) Business Objects Consultant
14 18 (3.39%) ETL Developer
14 18 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
15 17 (3.20%) Information Analyst
16 15 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 14 (2.64%) SAP Developer
17 14 (2.64%) NHS Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (12.43%) .NET
2 30 (5.65%) XML
3 21 (3.95%) ASP.NET
4 18 (3.39%) J2EE
5 17 (3.20%) Middleware
6 16 (3.01%) HTML
7 12 (2.26%) MDX
8 11 (2.07%) Web Services
9 7 (1.32%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.94%) Web Dynpro
10 5 (0.94%) SAP PI
10 5 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (0.75%) JSON
12 3 (0.56%) Spring
12 3 (0.56%) SAP BSP
12 3 (0.56%) JMS
12 3 (0.56%) Silverlight
12 3 (0.56%) LINQ
12 3 (0.56%) Hibernate
12 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.40%) Management Information System
3 32 (6.03%) NHS
4 19 (3.58%) Visualisation
5 17 (3.20%) Derivative
5 17 (3.20%) Data Integration
6 16 (3.01%) Equities
7 15 (2.82%) Statistics
7 15 (2.82%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (2.45%) Fixed Income
10 10 (1.88%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.69%) Informatics
12 8 (1.51%) Credit Risk
12 8 (1.51%) Clustering
13 7 (1.32%) FMCG
14 6 (1.13%) Wiki
14 6 (1.13%) Contract for Difference
15 5 (0.94%) Grid Computing
15 5 (0.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (10.36%) UNIX
2 21 (3.95%) Windows
2 21 (3.95%) Linux
3 3 (0.56%) Solaris
4 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.38%) AIX
5 1 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (37.66%) Business Intelligence
2 131 (24.67%) ETL
3 81 (15.25%) Data Modelling
4 70 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (9.04%) Data Analysis
5 48 (9.04%) Project Management
6 42 (7.91%) Migration
6 42 (7.91%) Business Analysis
7 39 (7.34%) Analytics
8 38 (7.16%) Asset Management
9 34 (6.40%) Scrum
10 31 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (5.84%) Kimball Methodology
11 27 (5.08%) Data Management
12 25 (4.71%) Dimensional Modelling
13 24 (4.52%) CRM
14 23 (4.33%) ITIL
15 21 (3.95%) SDLC
16 19 (3.58%) Service Management
16 19 (3.58%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 228 (42.94%) SQL
2 55 (10.36%) Java
3 53 (9.98%) PL/SQL
4 32 (6.03%) T-SQL
5 26 (4.90%) VBA
6 25 (4.71%) C#
7 17 (3.20%) VB.NET
7 17 (3.20%) Shell Script
8 15 (2.82%) Perl
9 14 (2.64%) JavaScript
10 13 (2.45%) VBScript
11 11 (2.07%) Python
12 10 (1.88%) ABAP
13 9 (1.69%) VB
14 8 (1.51%) R
15 7 (1.32%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.94%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.94%) Ruby
17 4 (0.75%) Clojure
18 3 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (6.21%) Degree
2 6 (1.13%) PMI Certification
3 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.56%) PMP
5 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.38%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.38%) 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 16 (3.01%) QA
1 16 (3.01%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.13%) COREP
3 5 (0.94%) CRD IV
3 5 (0.94%) SLA
4 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.56%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.38%) Basel III
6 1 (0.19%) EMIR
6 1 (0.19%) Basel II
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.56%) HDFS
5 2 (0.38%) Xen
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.13%) Control-M
2 5 (0.94%) Graphite
3 4 (0.75%) Puppet
4 3 (0.56%) SCCM
4 3 (0.56%) SCOM
4 3 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.38%) yum
5 2 (0.38%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.38%) Nagios
5 2 (0.38%) Oozie
5 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 151 (28.44%) Oracle
2 148 (27.87%) SAP
3 75 (14.12%) Microsoft
4 71 (13.37%) Tableau
5 38 (7.16%) Informatica
6 35 (6.59%) Cognos
7 17 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (3.01%) Sybase
9 14 (2.64%) IBM
9 14 (2.64%) MicroStrategy
10 13 (2.45%) Netezza
11 11 (2.07%) Teradata
12 10 (1.88%) Pega
13 9 (1.69%) Google
13 9 (1.69%) webMethods
13 9 (1.69%) Remedy
14 7 (1.32%) Adobe
14 7 (1.32%) BEA
14 7 (1.32%) Eloqua
14 7 (1.32%) Aprimo
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Rate: + per Day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £100.00 - £400.00 per month
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £650.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25000.00 per annum + Pro Rata for 9 months
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago