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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects Consultant
Rank 569 524 509
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Consultant 14 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.060% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.065% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 12
Average daily rate
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£428 £401 £417
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% -3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £570 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 9 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 30 January 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 -34 12 £430 +5.78% 3
London -16 6 £483 +18.69% 1
South East -4 4 £388 -
Surrey - 2 £450 -
Yorkshire - 2 £375 - 1
City of London +7 1 £430 +1.17%
East Yorkshire - - - -
Egham - - - -
Goole - - - -

Business Objects Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (82.35%) Business Objects
2 34 (66.67%) SAP
3 25 (49.02%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (39.22%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (33.33%) SAP BW
6 14 (27.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 12 (23.53%) SAP BI
8 11 (21.57%) Oracle
9 10 (19.61%) SQL
10 7 (13.73%) BusinessObjects XI
11 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
12 5 (9.80%) ABAP
12 5 (9.80%) Informatica
12 5 (9.80%) Finance
12 5 (9.80%) SAP HANA
13 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (7.84%) Retail
14 3 (5.88%) ERP
14 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (5.88%) Banking
14 3 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
14 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
14 3 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
14 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
15 2 (3.92%) SAP Security
15 2 (3.92%) Degree
15 2 (3.92%) SAP Data Services
15 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
15 2 (3.92%) Mentoring

Business Objects Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.96%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (49.02%) BusinessObjects
2 17 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 14 (27.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 12 (23.53%) SAP BI
5 7 (13.73%) BusinessObjects XI
6 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
7 5 (9.80%) SAP HANA
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.92%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (3.92%) DB2
10 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.96%) Xcelsius
10 1 (1.96%) BODI
10 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.96%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) SAP XI
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) FMCG
2 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) UNIX
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.88%) ERP
3 3 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (3.92%) SAP Security
4 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.92%) CRM
4 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
4 2 (3.92%) ETL
5 1 (1.96%) BCP
5 1 (1.96%) Project Management
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL
5 1 (1.96%) Information Management
5 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.96%) Validation
5 1 (1.96%) Migration
5 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) 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 42 (82.35%) Business Objects
2 34 (66.67%) SAP
3 11 (21.57%) Oracle
4 5 (9.80%) Informatica
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.96%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) Tableau
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