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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects Consultant
Rank 555 551 560
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Consultant 41 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.059% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.063% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 19
Average daily rate
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£438 £431 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £537 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
51582 48912 54385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.74% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31504 29191 30441
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2115 2659
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 2014.

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 16 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 17 September 2014. 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 -12 37 £438 +1.44% 10
London +21 27 £350 -20.00% 4
North West 0 5 £450 +9.09% 1
City of London +19 2 £475 -5.00%
South East - 1 £330 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £330 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Northampton - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Egham - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -

Business Objects Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 58 (89.23%) Business Objects
2 45 (69.23%) SAP
3 38 (58.46%) BusinessObjects
4 31 (47.69%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (26.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 14 (21.54%) Oracle
7 13 (20.00%) SQL
8 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
8 12 (18.46%) ETL
8 12 (18.46%) SAP BW
9 11 (16.92%) SAP Data Services
10 10 (15.38%) SAP BI
10 10 (15.38%) Finance
11 8 (12.31%) BusinessObjects XI
11 8 (12.31%) BODI
12 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (9.23%) Informatica
13 6 (9.23%) Banking
13 6 (9.23%) SAP HANA
13 6 (9.23%) SAP BPC
14 5 (7.69%) UNIX
14 5 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (6.15%) OLAP
15 4 (6.15%) Windows
15 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
16 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
16 3 (4.62%) Dimensional Modelling
16 3 (4.62%) Xcelsius
16 3 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical

Business Objects Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (1.54%) SAS
1 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.54%) Maximo
2 1 (1.54%) Agresso
2 1 (1.54%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (58.46%) BusinessObjects
2 17 (26.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
3 12 (18.46%) SAP BW
4 11 (16.92%) SAP Data Services
5 10 (15.38%) SAP BI
6 8 (12.31%) BusinessObjects XI
6 8 (12.31%) BODI
7 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (9.23%) SAP HANA
9 5 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (6.15%) OLAP
11 3 (4.62%) Xcelsius
11 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (4.62%) DB2
12 2 (3.08%) PowerCenter
12 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (1.54%) Big Data
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.54%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.08%) Credit Risk
2 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.54%) Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) UNIX
2 4 (6.15%) Windows
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (18.46%) ETL
3 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.62%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (3.08%) ERP
5 2 (3.08%) Data Modelling
5 2 (3.08%) CRM
5 2 (3.08%) Scrum
5 2 (3.08%) Data Management
5 2 (3.08%) SAP Security
5 2 (3.08%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (3.08%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.54%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.54%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.54%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (1.54%) Business Development
6 1 (1.54%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (1.54%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) C
2 3 (4.62%) ABAP
3 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 58 (89.23%) Business Objects
2 45 (69.23%) SAP
3 14 (21.54%) Oracle
4 6 (9.23%) Informatica
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (3.08%) Tableau
5 2 (3.08%) Birst
6 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Sybase
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