The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Objects Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BusinessObjects Analyst
Rank 637 643 633
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Analyst 10 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.028% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.029% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 7
Median daily rate £398 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £283 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £519 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51191 54614 52615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33346 34728 31784
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2049 2054
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Business Objects Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Objects Analyst in the job title.

Business Objects Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Objects Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Objects Analyst within the UK.

Business Objects Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Objects Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Analyst within the UK.

Business Objects Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Objects Analyst
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 10 £398 +20.00% 2
London -15 4 £404 -9.26%
North West +10 3 £400 +30.08%
South East +11 2 £348 -7.33%
City of London +27 1 £413 -25.00%
Berkshire +3 1 £370 -1.33%
East Midlands -1 1 £300 -
Surrey - 1 £325 -

Business Objects Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Business Objects Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Objects Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (61.90%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) SAP
5 5 (23.81%) Marketing
6 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Electronics
7 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (9.52%) Xcelsius
8 2 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (9.52%) Global Marketing
8 2 (9.52%) Publishing
8 2 (9.52%) ETL
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.76%) Service Management
9 1 (4.76%) SPSS
9 1 (4.76%) NHS
9 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking

Business Objects Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (9.52%) Xcelsius
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 3 (14.29%) Electronics
4 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (9.52%) Publishing
6 1 (4.76%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (9.52%) ETL
3 2 (9.52%) Global Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft