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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 58 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 8 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.15% 1.73% 2.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 7.61% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 20
Median daily rate £230 £300 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +1.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.17 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-41.48% +28.57%
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
168 184 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.10% 22.80% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 97 118
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 21 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (62.96%) Oracle
3 15 (55.56%) SAP
4 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 11 (40.74%) Finance
7 10 (37.04%) SAS
8 8 (29.63%) Project Management
8 8 (29.63%) Informatica
8 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
10 6 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
10 6 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
11 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (18.52%) Banking
11 5 (18.52%) Retail
11 5 (18.52%) Essbase
11 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
11 5 (18.52%) Retail Banking
11 5 (18.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects XI
12 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
12 4 (14.81%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
12 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
12 4 (14.81%) Big Data
12 4 (14.81%) Analytics
12 4 (14.81%) Microsoft

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (18.52%) Essbase
4 5 (18.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (14.81%) Big Data
5 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (14.81%) SAP BW
6 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) DB2
7 2 (7.41%) OLAP
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (7.41%) PowerCenter
7 2 (7.41%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Rational Rose
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Data Quality Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Quality Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Business Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) OBIEE Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.41%) MicroStrategy Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SAP BW Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (29.63%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Validation
8 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.70%) V-Model
8 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 3 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Control-M
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 15 (55.56%) SAP
3 8 (29.63%) Informatica
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (7.41%) Tableau
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos