The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Objects Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BusinessObjects Specialist
Rank 654 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Specialist 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Business Objects Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Objects Specialist in the job title.

Business Objects Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Objects Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Objects Specialist within the UK.

Business Objects Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Objects Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Specialist within the UK.

Business Objects Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Objects Specialist
Top 3 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 Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 - 2 £650 -
London - 1 £650 -
Midlands - 1 - -

Business Objects Specialist Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Business Objects Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development

Business Objects Specialist 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP