The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects XI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 247 227 229
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 13 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.79% 0.92% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £365 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +82.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £465 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £364
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessObjects XI
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1656 1734 1616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.65% 18.60% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 1003 858
Average daily rate £375 £370 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 64
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +81.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

BusinessObjects XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

BusinessObjects XI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

BusinessObjects XI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

BusinessObjects XI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BusinessObjects XI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Buckinghamshire -2 10 £325 +8.33%
West Sussex - 2 £580 -
Surrey - 1 £425 -
BusinessObjects XI
England

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI.

1 20 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 12 (60.00%) SAP
2 12 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) SAP XI
5 8 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (35.00%) Data Mart
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (30.00%) QlikView
7 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Migration
9 4 (20.00%) Banking
9 4 (20.00%) UNIX
9 4 (20.00%) SAS
9 4 (20.00%) Informatica
9 4 (20.00%) PowerCenter
9 4 (20.00%) SAP BW
9 4 (20.00%) Analytics
9 4 (20.00%) Visual Analytics
10 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
10 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
10 3 (15.00%) ABAP
10 3 (15.00%) ETL
10 3 (15.00%) OO

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 7 (35.00%) Data Mart
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) QlikView
5 4 (20.00%) PowerCenter
5 4 (20.00%) SAP BW
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.00%) Xcelsius
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (5.00%) DB2
8 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Business Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
5 3 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Business Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Business Objects Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Support
6 2 (10.00%) SAS Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Support Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) SAP BW Support
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Business Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Architect
7 1 (5.00%) SAP MDM Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (10.00%) SAP ALE
2 2 (10.00%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (10.00%) BAPI
2 2 (10.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (20.00%) Visual Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) ETL
5 3 (15.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (5.00%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (5.00%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
1 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.00%) ABAP
3 2 (10.00%) SAPscript
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VBScript
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 12 (60.00%) SAP
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) Informatica