The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Objects Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BusinessObjects Developer
Rank 612 568 546
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 43 86 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 53 78
Median daily rate £400 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £315 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £620 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Business Objects Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Objects Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Objects Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Objects Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Objects Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Business Objects Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Objects Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Objects Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Objects Developer
Top 28 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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -33 36 £420 -4.00% 1
London -33 18 £425 -18.66% 1
East of England +11 6 £320 +28.00%
West Midlands -27 6 £400 +5.96%
Belfast - 5 £175 -
Northern Ireland - 5 £175 -
County Antrim - 5 £175 -
South East +6 4 £392 +25.36%
Berkshire +9 3 £396 +34.23%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £190 -
North West +17 2 £475 -
Coventry - 2 £400 -
Reading - 2 £396 -
Manchester - 2 £475 -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
Surrey +9 1 £388 -8.82%
Cambridge - 1 £190 -
Stafford - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £420 -
Worcester - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £420 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £450 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Business Objects Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Business Objects Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 47 (52.81%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (49.44%) SQL
4 38 (42.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 32 (35.96%) SAP
6 31 (34.83%) Oracle
7 24 (26.97%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (26.97%) ETL
8 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
9 17 (19.10%) PL/SQL
10 14 (15.73%) SAP Data Services
11 13 (14.61%) Finance
11 13 (14.61%) QlikView
12 12 (13.48%) Oracle Database
13 11 (12.36%) Data Analysis
13 11 (12.36%) Migration
14 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (11.24%) SAP BI
14 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
15 9 (10.11%) Cognos
15 9 (10.11%) Banking
16 8 (8.99%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (8.99%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (8.99%) BusinessObjects XI
17 7 (7.87%) Tableau
17 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
17 7 (7.87%) Data Modelling
17 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
18 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Business Objects Developer 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 2 (2.25%) Apache
1 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) SAP BPC
2 2 (2.25%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Intranet
1 1 (1.12%) LAN
1 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 38 (42.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 24 (26.97%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
5 14 (15.73%) SAP Data Services
6 13 (14.61%) QlikView
7 12 (13.48%) Oracle Database
8 10 (11.24%) SAP BI
8 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (8.99%) BusinessObjects XI
9 8 (8.99%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (8.99%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (6.74%) SAP BW
10 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (5.62%) Lumira
11 5 (5.62%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
11 5 (5.62%) Xcelsius
12 4 (4.49%) Big Data
12 4 (4.49%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.12%) Toad
General
1 13 (14.61%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Automotive
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Front Office
5 1 (1.12%) Law
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Publishing
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) XML
2 2 (2.25%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.12%) MDX
3 1 (1.12%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.12%) Derivative
4 1 (1.12%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.12%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) Unix
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.81%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (26.97%) ETL
3 11 (12.36%) Data Analysis
3 11 (12.36%) Migration
4 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.87%) Data Modelling
5 6 (6.74%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (6.74%) ETL Development
6 5 (5.62%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (5.62%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.49%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.49%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (4.49%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.37%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (3.37%) Data Governance
8 3 (3.37%) Data Mapping
8 3 (3.37%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.37%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (3.37%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (2.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 44 (49.44%) SQL
2 17 (19.10%) PL/SQL
3 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.49%) XPath
4 4 (4.49%) XQuery
5 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.37%) VBA
6 1 (1.12%) ABAP
6 1 (1.12%) C#
6 1 (1.12%) C++
6 1 (1.12%) Perl
6 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.25%) GCP
4 1 (1.12%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) SAP
2 31 (34.83%) Oracle
3 9 (10.11%) Cognos
4 7 (7.87%) Tableau
5 5 (5.62%) VMware
6 3 (3.37%) Informatica
6 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.25%) Google
7 2 (2.25%) Remedy
8 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.12%) Siebel
8 1 (1.12%) Sybase
8 1 (1.12%) Thunderhead