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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects Developer
Rank 534 486 437
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 43 75 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 32 59
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£420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £549 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 -

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
46929 45010 42193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.48% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26884 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1996 2455
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -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 26 January 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 20 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 26 January 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 -58 42 £420 +5.00% 13
London -4 26 £425 - 5
City of London +10 10 £375 -30.23% 3
South East -32 5 £420 -6.66%
East Midlands +8 2 - - 1
Yorkshire 0 2 - - 1
Northampton - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - - 1
West Midlands -4 1 £300 +25.00% 1
Scotland - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Reading - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

Business Objects Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 106 (97.25%) Business Objects
2 68 (62.39%) SQL
3 43 (39.45%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (36.70%) Finance
4 40 (36.70%) Banking
5 34 (31.19%) Oracle
5 34 (31.19%) BusinessObjects XI
5 34 (31.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 32 (29.36%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (24.77%) ETL
8 21 (19.27%) SQL Server
9 20 (18.35%) SAP
9 20 (18.35%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (13.76%) Relational Database
11 14 (12.84%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (11.93%) PL/SQL
13 12 (11.01%) Data Modelling
13 12 (11.01%) SAP Data Services
13 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database
14 11 (10.09%) RDBMS
15 10 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (8.26%) Investment Banking
17 8 (7.34%) SAP BW
17 8 (7.34%) OLAP
17 8 (7.34%) Xcelsius
18 7 (6.42%) UNIX
18 7 (6.42%) CRM
18 7 (6.42%) VBA
18 7 (6.42%) T-SQL
18 7 (6.42%) Microsoft

Business Objects Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.83%) SAS
1 2 (1.83%) CMS
2 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Project
2 2 (1.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (1.83%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.92%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.19%) BusinessObjects XI
1 34 (31.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 32 (29.36%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (19.27%) SQL Server
4 20 (18.35%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (13.76%) Relational Database
6 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database
6 12 (11.01%) SAP Data Services
7 11 (10.09%) RDBMS
8 8 (7.34%) Xcelsius
8 8 (7.34%) SAP BW
8 8 (7.34%) OLAP
9 6 (5.50%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (5.50%) SAP BI
10 5 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (3.67%) BODI
11 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Toad
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (36.70%) Finance
1 40 (36.70%) Banking
2 9 (8.26%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.59%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) HTML
1 4 (3.67%) XML
2 2 (1.83%) SAP XI
2 2 (1.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.67%) Market Risk
2 4 (3.67%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.75%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.83%) NHS
4 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.92%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.92%) Equities
5 1 (0.92%) Derivative
5 1 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.92%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) UNIX
2 3 (2.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (24.77%) ETL
3 14 (12.84%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (11.01%) Data Modelling
5 10 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.42%) CRM
7 6 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.59%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.67%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.67%) Data Architecture
9 4 (3.67%) System Testing
9 4 (3.67%) Project Management
10 3 (2.75%) TDD
10 3 (2.75%) Migration
10 3 (2.75%) Scrum
10 3 (2.75%) Software Engineering
10 3 (2.75%) Test Strategy
10 3 (2.75%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (2.75%) Analytics
11 2 (1.83%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 68 (62.39%) SQL
2 13 (11.93%) PL/SQL
3 7 (6.42%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.42%) VBA
4 4 (3.67%) ABAP
5 3 (2.75%) VB
5 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.83%) Java
7 1 (0.92%) C#
7 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.92%) Basel II
Vendors
1 106 (97.25%) Business Objects
2 34 (31.19%) Oracle
3 20 (18.35%) SAP
4 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.50%) Informatica
5 6 (5.50%) Tableau
6 3 (2.75%) Sybase
6 3 (2.75%) Cognos
7 2 (1.83%) Teradata
8 1 (0.92%) Siebel
8 1 (0.92%) Cerner
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