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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects Developer
Rank 551 493 466
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 71 91 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 57 80
Average daily rate
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£390 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £290 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.71% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -41.42%

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
52334 49033 54752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.28% 92.74% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31946 29302 30708
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2035 2098 2640
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% -8.10%
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 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 15 September 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 23 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 15 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 -17 70 £390 -2.50% 8
London +6 43 £468 -6.50% 4
City of London +25 14 £475 -5.00% 1
South East -28 6 £381 +17.30%
Berkshire +4 3 £425 +30.76%
West Sussex 0 3 £350 +55.55%
North West -5 2 £525 +31.25%
Yorkshire +3 1 - - 1
West Midlands -20 1 £313 -28.16%
Scotland - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Slough - - - -
Stirling - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1

Business Objects Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 133 (97.08%) Business Objects
2 65 (47.45%) SQL
3 50 (36.50%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (33.58%) Oracle
5 39 (28.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 38 (27.74%) Finance
7 37 (27.01%) BusinessObjects XI
8 29 (21.17%) Banking
9 28 (20.44%) SQL Server
9 28 (20.44%) ETL
10 27 (19.71%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (16.79%) BusinessObjects
12 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (13.87%) SAP
13 19 (13.87%) Oracle Database
14 18 (13.14%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (11.68%) Relational Database
15 16 (11.68%) Business Analysis
16 14 (10.22%) PL/SQL
17 13 (9.49%) Data Modelling
17 13 (9.49%) Tableau
18 10 (7.30%) MDX
18 10 (7.30%) RDBMS
18 10 (7.30%) Informatica
18 10 (7.30%) SAP Data Services
19 9 (6.57%) SAP BW
19 9 (6.57%) Oracle Reports
20 8 (5.84%) Investment Banking
20 8 (5.84%) T-SQL
21 7 (5.11%) UNIX

Business Objects Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

Applications
1 5 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.19%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.46%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (0.73%) SAP ECC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 37 (27.01%) BusinessObjects XI
3 28 (20.44%) SQL Server
4 27 (19.71%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (16.79%) BusinessObjects
6 19 (13.87%) Oracle Database
7 16 (11.68%) Relational Database
8 10 (7.30%) SAP Data Services
8 10 (7.30%) RDBMS
9 9 (6.57%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (6.57%) SAP BW
10 7 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (4.38%) QlikView
12 5 (3.65%) Data Mart
12 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (2.92%) BODI
13 4 (2.92%) SAP HANA
14 3 (2.19%) SQLPlus
14 3 (2.19%) OLAP
15 2 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Toad
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.73%) Rational Rose
General
1 38 (27.74%) Finance
2 29 (21.17%) Banking
3 8 (5.84%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.38%) Retail
5 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.19%) Marketing
8 2 (1.46%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.46%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.73%) Local Government
9 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.73%) Legal
9 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.30%) MDX
2 4 (2.92%) .NET
3 2 (1.46%) XML
4 1 (0.73%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
1 5 (3.65%) Credit Risk
2 4 (2.92%) NHS
3 3 (2.19%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.46%) Economics
4 2 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.46%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.73%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.73%) FMCG
5 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.73%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.73%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.73%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (0.73%) Derivative
5 1 (0.73%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.50%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (20.44%) ETL
3 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (13.14%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (11.68%) Business Analysis
6 13 (9.49%) Data Modelling
7 7 (5.11%) TDD
7 7 (5.11%) Scrum
7 7 (5.11%) Migration
8 6 (4.38%) Data Analysis
8 6 (4.38%) Release Management
9 5 (3.65%) Analytics
9 5 (3.65%) System Testing
9 5 (3.65%) CRM
10 4 (2.92%) Change Management
11 3 (2.19%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.19%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.19%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.19%) Dimensional Modelling
11 3 (2.19%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 65 (47.45%) SQL
2 14 (10.22%) PL/SQL
3 8 (5.84%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.65%) ABAP
5 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.46%) Java
5 2 (1.46%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.73%) C#
6 1 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (2.92%) Degree
2 3 (2.19%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) Basel II
1 1 (0.73%) QA
1 1 (0.73%) Basel III
1 1 (0.73%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 133 (97.08%) Business Objects
2 46 (33.58%) Oracle
3 19 (13.87%) SAP
4 13 (9.49%) Tableau
5 10 (7.30%) Informatica
6 7 (5.11%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.11%) Teradata
7 5 (3.65%) Siebel
8 3 (2.19%) Northgate
9 1 (0.73%) IBM
9 1 (0.73%) JDA
9 1 (0.73%) Sage
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