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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BusinessObjects Consultant
Rank 599 586 557
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Consultant 26 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.053% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.058% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 20
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£450 £438 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.26%
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
55081 52161 48911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.78% 92.21% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 35197 31609 29039
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2038 2020 2121
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 1 September 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 24 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 1 September 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 -14 26 £450 +2.85% 3
London -13 10 £475 +11.76%
North West -20 4 £453 +0.55%
South East - 4 £363 -
Berkshire - 3 £363 -
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £436 -
Slough - 2 £344 -
Derby - 2 - - 1
Derbyshire - 2 - - 1
City of London +4 1 - -
Yorkshire -31 1 £400 -
Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £450 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £420 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £400 -

Business Objects Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 39 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 28 (71.79%) SAP
3 22 (56.41%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (53.85%) SAP BW
5 19 (48.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 9 (23.08%) SAP BI
7 8 (20.51%) Finance
8 4 (10.26%) SQL
8 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
9 3 (7.69%) Xcelsius
9 3 (7.69%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (7.69%) Inmon Methodology
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Banking
9 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.69%) OLAP
9 3 (7.69%) Oracle
9 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
10 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
10 2 (5.13%) ABAP
10 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
10 2 (5.13%) ETL
10 2 (5.13%) Crystal Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Logistics

Business Objects Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 21 (53.85%) SAP BW
3 19 (48.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 9 (23.08%) SAP BI
5 3 (7.69%) OLAP
5 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.69%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (7.69%) Xcelsius
6 2 (5.13%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (5.13%) SAP HANA
6 2 (5.13%) Crystal Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.56%) Lumira
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Front Office
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) SOAP
1 1 (2.56%) XML
1 1 (2.56%) JSON
1 1 (2.56%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
2 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 3 (7.69%) Inmon Methodology
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.13%) Logistics
4 2 (5.13%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (5.13%) ETL
4 2 (5.13%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (5.13%) SDLC
5 1 (2.56%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.56%) Data Governance
5 1 (2.56%) Process Management
5 1 (2.56%) Business Development
5 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) ABAP
3 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) SAP
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) EXTOL
4 1 (2.56%) Netezza
4 1 (2.56%) Vitria
4 1 (2.56%) Ab Initio
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