The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Objects Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BusinessObjects Consultant
Rank 626 622 611
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Consultant 12 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.037% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.039% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 12
Median daily rate £375 £451 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.89% +2.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £420 £419
% change year-on-year
+10.11% +0.29%
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
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Business Objects Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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 -5 12 £375 -16.89% 1
London -15 4 £325 -31.57%
Yorkshire 0 2 £300 -20.00%
West Midlands -20 2 £400 -8.30%
East Midlands - 2 £525 -
Derbyshire - 2 £525 -
South East +6 1 - -
West Yorkshire +1 1 £300 -20.00%
Leeds -6 1 £300 -20.00%
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £400 -

Business Objects Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Business Objects Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (41.94%) SAP
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) Finance
4 8 (25.81%) Migration
5 6 (19.35%) ETL
5 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.13%) SAP BW
6 5 (16.13%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (12.90%) Unix
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
7 4 (12.90%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (9.68%) Xcelsius
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (9.68%) SAP BI
9 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (6.45%) Tableau
9 2 (6.45%) Banking
9 2 (6.45%) Northgate
9 2 (6.45%) SAP Security
9 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
10 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter

Business Objects Consultant 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (3.23%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (19.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 5 (16.13%) BusinessObjects XI
3 5 (16.13%) SAP BW
4 4 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (12.90%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.68%) SAP BI
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.68%) Xcelsius
6 1 (3.23%) PowerCenter
6 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) LSMW
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (3.23%) SAP PI
1 1 (3.23%) SAP XI
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Migration
2 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (19.35%) ETL
3 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Security
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) ETL Development
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) UML
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Northgate
3 2 (6.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.23%) Civica
4 1 (3.23%) Informatica