The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 57 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 10 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.32% 1.52% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.65% 7.29% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 11
Average daily rate £315 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £333 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.46%
BusinessObjects
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
177 192 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.32% 20.89% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 107 92
Average daily rate £390 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Milton Keynes region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Milton Keynes region.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 21 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (60.71%) Oracle
3 15 (53.57%) SAP
4 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) Finance
5 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (42.86%) SAS
7 9 (32.14%) Project Management
8 7 (25.00%) Banking
8 7 (25.00%) Informatica
8 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (25.00%) Data Quality
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 6 (21.43%) Retail Banking
9 6 (21.43%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
9 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
9 6 (21.43%) Retail
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle OWB
10 5 (17.86%) Scrum
10 5 (17.86%) Essbase
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (17.86%) Big Data
10 5 (17.86%) Analytics
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
11 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 12 (42.86%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (21.43%) BusinessObjects XI
2 6 (21.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 5 (17.86%) Big Data
3 5 (17.86%) Essbase
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (14.29%) SAP BW
5 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (10.71%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (10.71%) QlikView
6 2 (7.14%) DB2
6 2 (7.14%) OLAP
6 2 (7.14%) PowerCenter
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Rational Rose
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 6 (21.43%) Retail
3 6 (21.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Data Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Data Quality Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Quality Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Business Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) OBIEE Architect
6 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (32.14%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) Analytics
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) ETL
6 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Validation
8 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) V-Model
8 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Control-M
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle
2 15 (53.57%) SAP
3 7 (25.00%) Informatica
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (7.14%) Tableau
6 1 (3.57%) Cognos