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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 57 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.74% 2.19% 2.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.40% 7.63% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 15
Median daily rate £438 £403 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £319 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £465 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.14 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +3.65%
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
147 249 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.84% 28.75% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 118 109
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £304 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -

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
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (46.67%) SAS
3 7 (46.67%) SAP
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Informatica
4 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) PowerCenter
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (20.00%) Retail
7 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (20.00%) ETL
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (20.00%) DB2
8 2 (13.33%) OLAP
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking

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 7 (46.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (26.67%) PowerCenter
3 3 (20.00%) DB2
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data
4 2 (13.33%) OLAP
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (13.33%) QlikView
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (13.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.67%) Essbase
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Business Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Data Quality Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) MicroStrategy Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) OBIEE Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) ODBC
1 1 (6.67%) SAP XI
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Control-M
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) SAP
3 6 (40.00%) Informatica
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) MicroStrategy