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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects Developer
Rank 515 518 439
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -79
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 74 70 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 69
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£400 £390 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.00 -

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
50807 49213 43153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30874 29577 24780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
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 1991 2026 2213
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 26 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 31 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 69 £400 +4.57% 10
London +12 36 £425 - 3
South East -28 11 £400 +9.58% 1
City of London +13 8 £425 -
South West -6 5 £450 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire -7 5 £368 +13.07% 3
East of England +6 4 £400 +53.84%
Bristol - 4 £430 -
North Yorkshire -4 2 £335 +3.07% 2
Scotland -7 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £400 -
York +3 1 £335 +3.07%
Hertfordshire -3 1 £350 +45.83%
East Midlands -3 1 £325 -9.72%
Glasgow -4 1 - -
West Yorkshire -12 1 - - 1
North West -18 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Stirling - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Accrington - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -

Business Objects Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 112 (95.73%) Business Objects
2 61 (52.14%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (49.57%) SQL
4 44 (37.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 43 (36.75%) Finance
6 42 (35.90%) SAP
7 39 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
8 37 (31.62%) Oracle
9 35 (29.91%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (28.21%) ETL
11 29 (24.79%) Banking
11 29 (24.79%) BusinessObjects XI
12 21 (17.95%) SQL Server
13 19 (16.24%) SAP BW
14 18 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
15 15 (12.82%) SAP BI
15 15 (12.82%) PL/SQL
16 14 (11.97%) UNIX
17 13 (11.11%) Data Modelling
18 12 (10.26%) VBA
18 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 12 (10.26%) Relational Database
19 10 (8.55%) Crystal Reports
20 9 (7.69%) RDBMS
20 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database
21 8 (6.84%) Xcelsius
21 8 (6.84%) Investment Banking
21 8 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
21 8 (6.84%) QlikView
22 7 (5.98%) BODI

Business Objects Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.56%) SAS
2 2 (1.71%) CMS
2 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) MS Project
2 2 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.56%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.85%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (37.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 39 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 35 (29.91%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (24.79%) BusinessObjects XI
5 21 (17.95%) SQL Server
6 19 (16.24%) SAP BW
7 18 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
8 15 (12.82%) SAP BI
9 12 (10.26%) Relational Database
9 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (8.55%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (7.69%) RDBMS
11 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database
12 8 (6.84%) QlikView
12 8 (6.84%) Xcelsius
13 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (5.98%) BODI
14 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Toad
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
1 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 43 (36.75%) Finance
2 29 (24.79%) Banking
3 8 (6.84%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) .NET
2 5 (4.27%) Web Services
3 3 (2.56%) XML
4 2 (1.71%) SAP XI
4 2 (1.71%) HTML
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.71%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.71%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.85%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.85%) NHS
4 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.85%) Equities
4 1 (0.85%) Derivative
4 1 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.97%) UNIX
2 4 (3.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (52.14%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (28.21%) ETL
3 13 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 8 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (5.98%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (5.98%) Migration
5 7 (5.98%) CRM
6 5 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.27%) Change Data Capture
6 5 (4.27%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (3.42%) Data Migration
7 4 (3.42%) Data Architecture
7 4 (3.42%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.56%) Test Strategy
8 3 (2.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (2.56%) Web Development
8 3 (2.56%) ERP
9 2 (1.71%) Project Management
9 2 (1.71%) Change Management
9 2 (1.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 58 (49.57%) SQL
2 15 (12.82%) PL/SQL
3 12 (10.26%) VBA
4 6 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.13%) VB
5 4 (3.42%) Java
5 4 (3.42%) ABAP
6 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.85%) C#
7 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.85%) Basel II
Vendors
1 112 (95.73%) Business Objects
2 42 (35.90%) SAP
3 37 (31.62%) Oracle
4 6 (5.13%) Tableau
5 4 (3.42%) Sybase
5 4 (3.42%) Cognos
5 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.56%) Informatica
7 1 (0.85%) Teradata
7 1 (0.85%) Northgate
7 1 (0.85%) Cerner
South West England
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago