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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BusinessObjects Developer
Rank 597 573 550
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 48 89 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 59 72
Median daily rate £400 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £605 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
51143 55638 52625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33308 35407 31787
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2080 2057
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -39 40 £413 -
London -45 23 £425 -10.52%
West Midlands -24 5 £400 +4.91%
Northern Ireland - 5 £175 -
County Antrim - 5 £175 -
Belfast - 5 £175 -
East of England +17 4 £190 -24.00%
Surrey +4 3 £388 -8.82%
South East 0 3 £388 +29.16%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £190 -
North West +20 2 £475 +100.00%
Yorkshire +3 2 - -
Manchester +2 2 £475 +100.00%
Glasgow - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £400 -
Peterborough - 2 - -
City of London +14 1 £425 -10.52%
South West +14 1 £350 -5.40%
Wiltshire +7 1 £350 -15.15%
Swindon +6 1 £350 -15.15%
Leeds -2 1 - -
West Yorkshire -2 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £420 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Worcester - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £190 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
York - 1 - -

Business Objects Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 99 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 50 (50.51%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (47.47%) SQL
4 41 (41.41%) Oracle
4 41 (41.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 35 (35.35%) SAP
6 28 (28.28%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (26.26%) ETL
8 23 (23.23%) PL/SQL
9 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
10 17 (17.17%) Finance
10 17 (17.17%) Oracle Database
11 16 (16.16%) QlikView
12 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
13 13 (13.13%) BusinessObjects XI
13 13 (13.13%) SAP Data Services
14 12 (12.12%) Relational Database
15 11 (11.11%) Migration
16 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (10.10%) Tableau
17 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
17 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (9.09%) Cognos
17 9 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (9.09%) SAP BI
18 8 (8.08%) RDBMS
18 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
18 8 (8.08%) Data Modelling
18 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis

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 (2.02%) Apache
1 2 (2.02%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.01%) Content Management Server
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SAP BPC
2 2 (2.02%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (1.01%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (1.01%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Intranet
1 1 (1.01%) LAN
1 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 41 (41.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 28 (28.28%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
5 17 (17.17%) Oracle Database
6 16 (16.16%) QlikView
7 13 (13.13%) BusinessObjects XI
7 13 (13.13%) SAP Data Services
8 12 (12.12%) Relational Database
9 9 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (9.09%) SAP BI
9 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (8.08%) RDBMS
11 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (6.06%) Oracle OWB
13 5 (5.05%) Lumira
13 5 (5.05%) Qlik Sense
13 5 (5.05%) SAP BW
13 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Toad
2 5 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.03%) ClearQuest
3 3 (3.03%) JIRA
3 3 (3.03%) PVCS
General
1 17 (17.17%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Retail
4 3 (3.03%) Automotive
5 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Front Office
6 1 (1.01%) Law
6 1 (1.01%) Marketing
6 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.01%) Publishing
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) XML
2 3 (3.03%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.01%) MDX
3 1 (1.01%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.02%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.02%) NHS
5 1 (1.01%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.01%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.01%) Derivative
5 1 (1.01%) Informatics
5 1 (1.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.01%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.07%) Unix
2 5 (5.05%) Windows
3 1 (1.01%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.51%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (26.26%) ETL
3 11 (11.11%) Migration
4 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.08%) Dashboard Development
5 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis
5 8 (8.08%) Data Modelling
6 7 (7.07%) ETL Development
6 7 (7.07%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (6.06%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (5.05%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.04%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.04%) Kanban
9 4 (4.04%) Scrum
10 3 (3.03%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (3.03%) Data Governance
10 3 (3.03%) Data Mapping
10 3 (3.03%) Defect Tracking
10 3 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) SQL
2 23 (23.23%) PL/SQL
3 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.04%) VBA
4 4 (4.04%) XPath
4 4 (4.04%) XQuery
5 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.01%) C#
6 1 (1.01%) C++
6 1 (1.01%) Perl
6 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) Degree
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) GCP
3 1 (1.01%) Basel II
3 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) vRealize
Vendors
1 41 (41.41%) Oracle
2 35 (35.35%) SAP
3 10 (10.10%) Tableau
4 9 (9.09%) Cognos
5 5 (5.05%) VMware
6 4 (4.04%) Informatica
7 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.02%) Google
9 1 (1.01%) Cerner
9 1 (1.01%) Remedy
9 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.01%) Siebel
9 1 (1.01%) Sybase
9 1 (1.01%) Thunderhead