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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects Developer
Rank 539 518 449
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -69
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 70 64 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 47 71
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£400 £390 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £252 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
51607 50411 43965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.30% 92.36% 92.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31422 30973 25103
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2048 2023 2174
Average hourly rate £17.22 £17.50 £18.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% -5.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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 64 £400 +4.57% 12
London +21 37 £425 - 7
South East -26 8 £400 +9.58%
East of England +13 5 £400 +66.66%
City of London +6 5 £375 -14.28% 3
Yorkshire -18 4 £368 +13.07%
South West +4 3 £400 +11.88% 4
Bedfordshire - 3 £406 -
Scotland -5 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -9 2 - -
West Midlands -14 2 - - 1
North West - 2 £388 -
Kent - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £388 -
Berkshire - 2 £400 -
Walsall - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £400 -
Wiltshire +10 1 £450 +23.28%
Bristol +8 1 £385 +10.00%
Glasgow -4 1 - -
Hertfordshire -4 1 £350 +45.83%
North Yorkshire -5 1 £335 +3.07%
West Yorkshire -6 1 - -
York -6 1 £335 +3.07%
East Midlands -10 1 £325 -17.72%
Hampshire -12 1 - -
Oxfordshire -20 1 £330 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Business Objects Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

1 108 (95.58%) Business Objects
2 52 (46.02%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (40.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 45 (39.82%) Finance
5 44 (38.94%) SQL
6 43 (38.05%) SAP
7 39 (34.51%) BusinessObjects
8 36 (31.86%) Oracle
9 30 (26.55%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (23.89%) ETL
11 26 (23.01%) BusinessObjects XI
12 24 (21.24%) SQL Server
13 21 (18.58%) Banking
13 21 (18.58%) SAP Data Services
14 19 (16.81%) SAP BW
15 16 (14.16%) SAP BI
16 15 (13.27%) PL/SQL
17 13 (11.50%) Relational Database
18 12 (10.62%) VBA
18 12 (10.62%) UNIX
19 10 (8.85%) CRM
20 9 (7.96%) Crystal Reports
20 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
20 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 9 (7.96%) Migration
20 9 (7.96%) Oracle Database
21 8 (7.08%) Investment Banking
21 8 (7.08%) Dimensional Modelling
21 8 (7.08%) RDBMS
21 8 (7.08%) Data Modelling

Business Objects Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 4 (3.54%) SAS
2 2 (1.77%) CMS
2 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Project
3 2 (1.77%) MS Office
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.88%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (40.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 39 (34.51%) BusinessObjects
3 30 (26.55%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (23.01%) BusinessObjects XI
5 24 (21.24%) SQL Server
6 21 (18.58%) SAP Data Services
7 19 (16.81%) SAP BW
8 16 (14.16%) SAP BI
9 13 (11.50%) Relational Database
10 9 (7.96%) Oracle Database
10 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (7.96%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (7.08%) RDBMS
12 7 (6.19%) BODI
12 7 (6.19%) QlikView
13 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (4.42%) Data Mart
14 5 (4.42%) OLAP
14 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Toad
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (39.82%) Finance
2 21 (18.58%) Banking
3 8 (7.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Legal
4 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) .NET
2 4 (3.54%) Web Services
3 3 (2.65%) XML
4 1 (0.88%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.65%) Data Integration
1 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (2.65%) Data Structures
2 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.77%) Data Extraction
3 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
3 1 (0.88%) Equities
3 1 (0.88%) Derivative
3 1 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
3 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.62%) UNIX
2 4 (3.54%) Windows
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.02%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (23.89%) ETL
3 10 (8.85%) CRM
4 9 (7.96%) Migration
5 8 (7.08%) Data Modelling
5 8 (7.08%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (6.19%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.42%) Change Data Capture
8 5 (4.42%) Data Migration
9 3 (2.65%) ERP
9 3 (2.65%) Test Strategy
10 2 (1.77%) Change Control
10 2 (1.77%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (1.77%) Project Management
10 2 (1.77%) Change Management
10 2 (1.77%) Validation
10 2 (1.77%) Scrum
10 2 (1.77%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (38.94%) SQL
2 15 (13.27%) PL/SQL
3 12 (10.62%) VBA
4 6 (5.31%) VB
5 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.77%) Java
6 2 (1.77%) ABAP
7 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 108 (95.58%) Business Objects
2 43 (38.05%) SAP
3 36 (31.86%) Oracle
4 5 (4.42%) Tableau
4 5 (4.42%) Cognos
4 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.54%) Sybase
6 2 (1.77%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Cerner
7 1 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.88%) Teradata
7 1 (0.88%) Northgate
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
South West England
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago