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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BusinessObjects Developer
Rank 578 550 548
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 69 90 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 60
Median daily rate £363 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £301 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £485 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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 30 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 3 May 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 -50 55 £363 -9.37% 4
London -55 15 £418 -1.76% 3
West Midlands +2 13 £400 +45.27%
South East -6 11 £318 -25.29%
Scotland -8 10 £375 -
Hampshire +5 6 £308 -
Birmingham - 5 £375 -
Stirling - 5 - -
East of England +3 4 £290 -27.50%
North West -3 4 £363 -6.45%
City of London +29 3 £418 -1.76%
Hertfordshire +14 3 £290 -17.14%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £290 -
Crawley - 3 £356 -
West Sussex - 3 £356 -
Solihull - 3 £442 -
East Midlands +8 2 £313 -3.84% 1
North Yorkshire +8 2 £350 +4.47%
Glasgow +6 2 £405 -
Berkshire +5 2 £338 -25.00%
Yorkshire +1 2 £350 -4.76%
Warwickshire 0 2 £400 -
Worcestershire - 2 £313 -
Midlands - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 £363 -
Worcester - 2 £313 -
Slough +10 1 £250 -37.50%
Reading -4 1 £425 -16.25%
Warwick -7 1 £400 -
Cheshire -14 1 £263 -32.25%

Business Objects Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 145 (99.32%) BusinessObjects
2 68 (46.58%) SQL
3 50 (34.25%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (30.14%) SAP
5 41 (28.08%) BusinessObjects XI
6 36 (24.66%) ETL
7 35 (23.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 34 (23.29%) Relational Database
9 33 (22.60%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (21.23%) Oracle
10 31 (21.23%) Finance
11 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
12 20 (13.70%) RDBMS
12 20 (13.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (13.01%) Banking
14 18 (12.33%) PL/SQL
15 16 (10.96%) MS Excel
16 14 (9.59%) QA
16 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
16 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (9.59%) MS Access
17 12 (8.22%) Business Continuity
17 12 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (8.22%) QlikView
18 11 (7.53%) SAP Data Services
19 10 (6.85%) SAP HANA
19 10 (6.85%) SC Cleared
19 10 (6.85%) Migration
19 10 (6.85%) Service Delivery
20 9 (6.16%) Oracle Reports

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 3 (2.05%) IIS
2 2 (1.37%) Apache
2 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 16 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Global One
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.37%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.68%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.68%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.68%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Intranet
1 1 (0.68%) LAN
1 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (99.32%) BusinessObjects
2 41 (28.08%) BusinessObjects XI
3 35 (23.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 34 (23.29%) Relational Database
5 33 (22.60%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
7 20 (13.70%) RDBMS
7 20 (13.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (9.59%) MS Access
9 12 (8.22%) QlikView
10 11 (7.53%) SAP Data Services
11 10 (6.85%) SAP HANA
12 9 (6.16%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (5.48%) Oracle Database
13 8 (5.48%) Xcelsius
14 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (4.11%) Oracle OWB
15 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (2.74%) SAP BW
16 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Toad
2 5 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.74%) JIRA
4 3 (2.05%) ClearQuest
4 3 (2.05%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.05%) PVCS
5 2 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 19 (13.01%) Banking
3 7 (4.79%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.11%) Retail
5 3 (2.05%) Back Office
5 3 (2.05%) Front Office
6 2 (1.37%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.42%) CSS
1 5 (3.42%) SAP XI
2 3 (2.05%) jQuery
2 3 (2.05%) RESTful
3 2 (1.37%) MDX
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.68%) HTML
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.48%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.48%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.74%) NHS
4 3 (2.05%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.05%) Linked Data
5 2 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.68%) e-Health
6 1 (0.68%) Equities
6 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.68%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.11%) Unix
2 5 (3.42%) Windows
3 2 (1.37%) Linux
4 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.25%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (24.66%) ETL
3 12 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.22%) Business Continuity
4 10 (6.85%) Migration
4 10 (6.85%) Service Delivery
5 8 (5.48%) Dashboard Development
6 7 (4.79%) Data Modelling
6 7 (4.79%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (4.11%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (3.42%) Data Analysis
8 5 (3.42%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (3.42%) ETL Development
8 5 (3.42%) Unit Testing
8 5 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (2.74%) Analytics
9 4 (2.74%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (2.74%) Scrum
9 4 (2.74%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (2.05%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (46.58%) SQL
2 18 (12.33%) PL/SQL
3 7 (4.79%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.79%) VBA
4 6 (4.11%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.74%) C#
5 4 (2.74%) Java
6 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.37%) VB
7 1 (0.68%) ABAP
7 1 (0.68%) C
7 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) Degree
4 2 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.59%) QA
2 5 (3.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.68%) GCP
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
Vendors
1 44 (30.14%) SAP
2 31 (21.23%) Oracle
3 9 (6.16%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.48%) Tableau
5 2 (1.37%) Capita
5 2 (1.37%) Cognos
5 2 (1.37%) Informatica
5 2 (1.37%) Talend
6 1 (0.68%) BMC
6 1 (0.68%) Cerner
6 1 (0.68%) Google
6 1 (0.68%) InterSystems
6 1 (0.68%) Remedy
6 1 (0.68%) Sybase