The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects 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 over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 163 162 127
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -35
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 95 108 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 1.15% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.42% 6.48% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 61 51
Average daily rate £350 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £31.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.60% +64.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.67 £25.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £19.88 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-3.14% +13.73%
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1753 1666 1775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.42% 17.69% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1144 970 901
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 32 61
Average hourly rate £37.78 £32.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.23% +41.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BusinessObjects
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 across the South East region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

BusinessObjects
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 across the South East region.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

BusinessObjects
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 27 £375 -9.09% 3
West Sussex +22 20 £260 -32.90% 1
Hampshire +21 15 £341 +24.09% 7
Berkshire -12 15 £401 -5.76% 5
Middlesex -3 6 £375 -11.34%
Oxfordshire +3 4 £350 -30.00% 3
Surrey -17 4 £475 +19.94% 5
Kent - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 106 (38.41%) Oracle
2 104 (37.68%) SQL
3 102 (36.96%) SAP
4 77 (27.90%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (22.83%) Finance
6 54 (19.57%) Data Modelling
7 50 (18.12%) SAS
8 49 (17.75%) MS Excel
8 49 (17.75%) Data Warehouse
9 39 (14.13%) Oracle BI EE
10 37 (13.41%) Microsoft
11 36 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
12 35 (12.68%) Windows
13 34 (12.32%) SQL Server
14 33 (11.96%) ERP
14 33 (11.96%) Oracle Database
15 32 (11.59%) Security Cleared
16 28 (10.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 27 (9.78%) SC Cleared
17 27 (9.78%) Project Management
17 27 (9.78%) Banking
17 27 (9.78%) Windows Server
18 25 (9.06%) Informatica
18 25 (9.06%) Analytics
18 25 (9.06%) BusinessObjects XI
18 25 (9.06%) QlikView
19 24 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
19 24 (8.70%) Data Quality
20 23 (8.33%) SAP BW
20 23 (8.33%) Change Management

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 50 (18.12%) SAS
2 20 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.90%) IIS
3 8 (2.90%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.45%) Confluence
5 3 (1.09%) CMS
6 1 (0.36%) Apache
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.36%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (17.75%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (6.52%) MS Office
4 10 (3.62%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (1.81%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.36%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (5.43%) Maximo
2 12 (4.35%) SAP SRM
3 10 (3.62%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (1.09%) SAP BPC
4 3 (1.09%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.72%) SAP PSCD
6 1 (0.36%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.36%) Minerva
6 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.90%) NetScaler
2 4 (1.45%) 2G
2 4 (1.45%) 3G
2 4 (1.45%) Intranet
2 4 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.09%) RNC
4 2 (0.72%) GPRS
4 2 (0.72%) GSM
4 2 (0.72%) LAN
4 2 (0.72%) WAN
5 1 (0.36%) 4G
5 1 (0.36%) CDMA
5 1 (0.36%) DNS
5 1 (0.36%) Firewall
5 1 (0.36%) LTE
5 1 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.36%) SAN
5 1 (0.36%) UMTS
5 1 (0.36%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.75%) Data Warehouse
2 39 (14.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 34 (12.32%) SQL Server
4 33 (11.96%) Oracle Database
5 28 (10.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 25 (9.06%) BusinessObjects XI
6 25 (9.06%) QlikView
7 23 (8.33%) SAP BW
8 19 (6.88%) Relational Database
9 18 (6.52%) MS Access
10 16 (5.80%) Qlik Sense
11 15 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
11 15 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (5.07%) SAP BI
13 13 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (4.35%) PowerCenter
15 11 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (3.62%) Big Data
16 10 (3.62%) Data Mart
16 10 (3.62%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Rational Rose
2 4 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 63 (22.83%) Finance
2 27 (9.78%) Banking
3 22 (7.97%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.62%) Retail
5 7 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.81%) Legal
6 5 (1.81%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.09%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.72%) Japanese Language
8 2 (0.72%) Marketing
8 2 (0.72%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 93 (33.70%) Analyst
2 60 (21.74%) Developer
3 33 (11.96%) Consultant
4 27 (9.78%) Data Analyst
5 23 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 19 (6.88%) Applications Support
6 19 (6.88%) Business Developer
6 19 (6.88%) Business Objects Developer
7 15 (5.43%) Architect
7 15 (5.43%) Report Analyst
8 14 (5.07%) Financial Analyst
8 14 (5.07%) SAP Analyst
9 13 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 12 (4.35%) SAS Developer
11 10 (3.62%) Administrator
11 10 (3.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (3.62%) OBIEE Developer
11 10 (3.62%) Oracle Analyst
11 10 (3.62%) SAP Consultant
12 9 (3.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.35%) EDI
2 11 (3.99%) SAP XI
3 5 (1.81%) XML
4 4 (1.45%) .NET
5 3 (1.09%) Web Services
6 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.72%) jQuery
7 1 (0.36%) Ajax
7 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.36%) CSS
7 1 (0.36%) Java EE
7 1 (0.36%) Middleware
7 1 (0.36%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.36%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.36%) Spring
7 1 (0.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.25%) Data Integration
3 17 (6.16%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.35%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.81%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.81%) NHS
6 3 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.72%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.72%) FMCG
7 2 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.36%) Clustering
8 1 (0.36%) Economics
8 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.36%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.36%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.68%) Windows
2 27 (9.78%) Windows Server
3 22 (7.97%) Linux
4 13 (4.71%) Unix
5 12 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (1.45%) AIX
8 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.09%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.09%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (27.90%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (19.57%) Data Modelling
3 33 (11.96%) ERP
4 27 (9.78%) Project Management
5 25 (9.06%) Analytics
6 23 (8.33%) Change Management
7 21 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (6.88%) Data Management
8 19 (6.88%) Systems Analysis
9 17 (6.16%) Procure-to-pay
10 16 (5.80%) Data Cleansing
11 15 (5.43%) Data Analysis
12 14 (5.07%) Migration
13 13 (4.71%) Data Architecture
14 12 (4.35%) ETL
14 12 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
15 11 (3.99%) Business Analysis
15 11 (3.99%) Infrastructure Management
15 11 (3.99%) Risk Management
16 10 (3.62%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 104 (37.68%) SQL
2 14 (5.07%) VBA
3 12 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.35%) R
4 8 (2.90%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.81%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.45%) Java
8 3 (1.09%) ABAP
8 3 (1.09%) MapBasic
9 2 (0.72%) C#
9 2 (0.72%) C++
9 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.72%) VB
10 1 (0.36%) Perl
10 1 (0.36%) Python
10 1 (0.36%) Scala
10 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 27 (9.78%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.07%) Degree
4 11 (3.99%) SAS Certification
5 6 (2.17%) MBA
6 3 (1.09%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.72%) ACCA
7 2 (0.72%) CCA
7 2 (0.72%) ISEB
8 1 (0.36%) CCAB
8 1 (0.36%) CIMA
8 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.71%) SLA
3 3 (1.09%) QA
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.35%) XenApp
3 11 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.99%) vSphere
3 11 (3.99%) XenServer
4 4 (1.45%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (2.54%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.45%) SCCM
3 3 (1.09%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (1.09%) SCOM
3 3 (1.09%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.09%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.36%) OPNET
Vendors
1 106 (38.41%) Oracle
2 102 (36.96%) SAP
3 37 (13.41%) Microsoft
4 25 (9.06%) Informatica
5 15 (5.43%) Tableau
6 14 (5.07%) Hyperion
7 13 (4.71%) Ariba
7 13 (4.71%) Baan
7 13 (4.71%) Citrix
8 12 (4.35%) VMware
9 10 (3.62%) Teradata
10 9 (3.26%) Concur
10 9 (3.26%) IBM
10 9 (3.26%) Tripwire
11 6 (2.17%) HP
12 5 (1.81%) ATG
12 5 (1.81%) Cognos
12 5 (1.81%) webMethods
13 4 (1.45%) Huawei
13 4 (1.45%) Nokia
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Surrey
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Northern Recruitment Group
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