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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects Developer
Rank 529 489 424
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -65
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 58 77 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 63
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£390 £398 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £283 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £540 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £330 £362
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -8.83%
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
48597 46888 42182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.39% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29825 27690 24082
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1851 1997 2274
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -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 3 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 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 3 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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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 -25 55 £395 - 5
London +12 30 £350 -17.64% 2
South East -23 11 £408 -0.60%
City of London +12 8 £308 -44.71%
East Midlands -4 3 £325 -9.72%
Yorkshire -10 3 £335 +3.07% 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £325 -
Berkshire +1 2 £400 -11.11%
North Yorkshire -3 2 £335 +3.07%
York 0 1 £335 +3.07%
West Yorkshire -14 1 - - 2
North West -18 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Reading - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Accrington - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -

Business Objects Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 113 (94.96%) Business Objects
2 74 (62.18%) SQL
3 52 (43.70%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (34.45%) Finance
5 40 (33.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 39 (32.77%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (31.93%) Banking
8 37 (31.09%) Oracle
8 37 (31.09%) BusinessObjects XI
9 31 (26.05%) ETL
10 29 (24.37%) SAP
11 25 (21.01%) BusinessObjects
12 18 (15.13%) SQL Server
13 17 (14.29%) PL/SQL
14 16 (13.45%) Relational Database
15 13 (10.92%) Oracle Database
16 12 (10.08%) SAP Data Services
16 12 (10.08%) RDBMS
16 12 (10.08%) Data Modelling
17 11 (9.24%) UNIX
17 11 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (9.24%) Performance Tuning
18 10 (8.40%) Xcelsius
18 10 (8.40%) VBA
18 10 (8.40%) SAP BW
19 9 (7.56%) OLAP
19 9 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
20 8 (6.72%) Investment Banking
20 8 (6.72%) T-SQL
20 8 (6.72%) Microsoft

Business Objects Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.68%) SAS
2 2 (1.68%) CMS
2 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) MS Office
1 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.52%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.84%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.84%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 39 (32.77%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (31.09%) BusinessObjects XI
4 25 (21.01%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (15.13%) SQL Server
6 16 (13.45%) Relational Database
7 13 (10.92%) Oracle Database
8 12 (10.08%) SAP Data Services
8 12 (10.08%) RDBMS
9 10 (8.40%) SAP BW
9 10 (8.40%) Xcelsius
10 9 (7.56%) OLAP
11 7 (5.88%) SAP BI
12 6 (5.04%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (5.04%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (5.04%) BODI
12 6 (5.04%) QlikView
13 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Toad
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (34.45%) Finance
2 38 (31.93%) Banking
3 8 (6.72%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.36%) Retail
4 4 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.36%) HTML
1 4 (3.36%) Web Services
2 3 (2.52%) XML
2 3 (2.52%) .NET
3 2 (1.68%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.36%) Market Risk
2 4 (3.36%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.68%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.84%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.84%) NHS
4 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.84%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.84%) Equities
4 1 (0.84%) Derivative
4 1 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (0.84%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.24%) UNIX
2 4 (3.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (43.70%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (26.05%) ETL
3 12 (10.08%) Data Modelling
4 11 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.24%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (4.20%) Data Analysis
6 5 (4.20%) CRM
7 4 (3.36%) Project Management
7 4 (3.36%) Migration
7 4 (3.36%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.36%) System Testing
7 4 (3.36%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (3.36%) Data Architecture
7 4 (3.36%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (2.52%) Change Data Capture
8 3 (2.52%) Analytics
8 3 (2.52%) Test Strategy
8 3 (2.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (62.18%) SQL
2 17 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 10 (8.40%) VBA
4 8 (6.72%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.20%) VB
6 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.52%) Java
7 3 (2.52%) ABAP
8 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.84%) C#
9 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.84%) Basel II
Vendors
1 113 (94.96%) Business Objects
2 37 (31.09%) Oracle
3 29 (24.37%) SAP
4 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.88%) Tableau
6 6 (5.04%) Sybase
7 4 (3.36%) Cognos
8 3 (2.52%) Informatica
9 1 (0.84%) Teradata
9 1 (0.84%) Northgate
9 1 (0.84%) Cerner
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