The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Objects Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects Developer
Rank 533 499 471
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 73 80 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 51 80
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£388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £290 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00

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
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2118 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Business Objects Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 August 2014.

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 17 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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -23 72 £388 -3.12% 15
London +22 41 £438 -7.89% 11
City of London +13 13 £475 - 6
South East -20 8 £383 +17.69%
Hertfordshire -16 5 £375 -6.25%
East of England -26 5 £375 -6.25%
Berkshire - 4 £425 -
West Sussex 0 3 £350 +55.55%
Yorkshire 0 1 - - 2
Slough - 1 £475 -
Wakefield - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Leeds - - - - 2
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -

Business Objects Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Objects Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 131 (97.76%) Business Objects
2 61 (45.52%) SQL
3 46 (34.33%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (32.09%) Oracle
5 39 (29.10%) Finance
6 38 (28.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 37 (27.61%) BusinessObjects XI
8 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
9 28 (20.90%) ETL
10 27 (20.15%) Banking
11 26 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (18.66%) BusinessObjects
13 20 (14.93%) SAP
14 17 (12.69%) Oracle Database
15 16 (11.94%) Business Analysis
16 15 (11.19%) Performance Tuning
17 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (9.70%) Data Modelling
18 13 (9.70%) Relational Database
19 12 (8.96%) Tableau
19 12 (8.96%) PL/SQL
20 10 (7.46%) MDX
20 10 (7.46%) Informatica
20 10 (7.46%) SAP Data Services
21 9 (6.72%) SAP BW
21 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 9 (6.72%) Migration
22 8 (5.97%) Data Mart
22 8 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
22 8 (5.97%) RDBMS

Business Objects Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Objects Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.24%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.49%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (0.75%) SAP ECC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (28.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 37 (27.61%) BusinessObjects XI
3 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
4 26 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (18.66%) BusinessObjects
6 17 (12.69%) Oracle Database
7 13 (9.70%) Relational Database
8 10 (7.46%) SAP Data Services
9 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (6.72%) SAP BW
10 8 (5.97%) RDBMS
10 8 (5.97%) Data Mart
10 8 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (4.48%) QlikView
12 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (2.99%) BODI
13 4 (2.99%) SAP HANA
14 3 (2.24%) SQLPlus
15 2 (1.49%) Star Schema
15 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Rational Rose
1 2 (1.49%) Toad
2 1 (0.75%) ERwin
2 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (29.10%) Finance
2 27 (20.15%) Banking
3 7 (5.22%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.48%) Retail
5 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.24%) Marketing
6 3 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.49%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.49%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.75%) Local Government
8 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.46%) MDX
2 5 (3.73%) .NET
3 2 (1.49%) XML
3 2 (1.49%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.73%) Management Information System
1 5 (3.73%) Credit Risk
2 4 (2.99%) NHS
3 3 (2.24%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.24%) Informatics
3 3 (2.24%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.49%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.49%) Economics
5 1 (0.75%) Derivative
5 1 (0.75%) FMCG
5 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.75%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.33%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (20.90%) ETL
3 16 (11.94%) Business Analysis
4 15 (11.19%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (9.70%) Data Modelling
7 9 (6.72%) Migration
8 7 (5.22%) TDD
8 7 (5.22%) Scrum
9 6 (4.48%) Analytics
9 6 (4.48%) Release Management
10 4 (2.99%) Data Migration
10 4 (2.99%) Data Analysis
10 4 (2.99%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.99%) Change Management
10 4 (2.99%) CRM
11 3 (2.24%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.24%) System Testing
11 3 (2.24%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.24%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 61 (45.52%) SQL
2 12 (8.96%) PL/SQL
3 7 (5.22%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.73%) ABAP
5 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.49%) Java
5 2 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.75%) C#
6 1 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (2.24%) SAP Certification
1 3 (2.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) Basel II
1 1 (0.75%) Basel III
1 1 (0.75%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 131 (97.76%) Business Objects
2 43 (32.09%) Oracle
3 20 (14.93%) SAP
4 12 (8.96%) Tableau
5 10 (7.46%) Informatica
6 7 (5.22%) Teradata
7 6 (4.48%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.73%) Siebel
9 3 (2.24%) Northgate
10 1 (0.75%) IBM
10 1 (0.75%) JDA
10 1 (0.75%) Sage
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