The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Objects Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects Consultant
Rank 560 545 503
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Consultant 16 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.061% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.066% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 16
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£438 £407 £442
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.62% -8.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London average 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
48562 47237 41574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.41% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29824 27903 23737
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1861 2009 2246
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Business Objects Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Objects Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Objects Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Objects Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Objects Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Business Objects Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Objects Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Objects Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Objects Consultant
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 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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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
England -45 14 £438 +6.06% 3
London 0 10 £445 +4.70% 1
City of London +5 2 £430 -21.81% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
East Midlands -5 1 £325 -18.75%
South East -20 1 £500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Goole - - - -
Kettering - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -

Business Objects Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Objects Consultant in their job title 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 with Business Objects Consultant in their job title.

1 41 (80.39%) Business Objects
2 34 (66.67%) SAP
3 24 (47.06%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (31.37%) SAP BW
6 13 (25.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 11 (21.57%) SQL
8 10 (19.61%) Oracle
8 10 (19.61%) SAP BI
9 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (13.73%) BusinessObjects XI
10 6 (11.76%) ABAP
10 6 (11.76%) Finance
11 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
11 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (7.84%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (7.84%) SAP HANA
12 4 (7.84%) Informatica
13 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
13 3 (5.88%) Linux
13 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (5.88%) Retail
13 3 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
13 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
14 2 (3.92%) Banking
14 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 2 (3.92%) Degree
14 2 (3.92%) SAP Security
14 2 (3.92%) Analytics
14 2 (3.92%) Mentoring

Business Objects Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Objects Consultant in their job title 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 with Business Objects Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (31.37%) SAP BW
3 13 (25.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 10 (19.61%) SAP BI
5 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (13.73%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
7 4 (7.84%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (7.84%) SAP HANA
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.92%) DB2
9 2 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (1.96%) BODI
10 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.96%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) SAP XI
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.96%) FMCG
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 3 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.92%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (3.92%) Migration
4 2 (3.92%) SAP Security
4 2 (3.92%) Analytics
4 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.92%) ETL
4 2 (3.92%) CRM
4 2 (3.92%) ERP
5 1 (1.96%) BCP
5 1 (1.96%) Project Management
5 1 (1.96%) Service Management
5 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) ABAP
3 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 41 (80.39%) Business Objects
2 34 (66.67%) SAP
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) Informatica
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.96%) Cognos
6 1 (1.96%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) Google
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