The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects XI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 632 616 549
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -67
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 28 58 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 0.44% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 43 44
Median daily rate £375 £375 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +0.68%
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12055 13234 11847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.33% 23.20% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8014 8634 7314
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 190 197
Median hourly rate £29.88 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.92% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%

BusinessObjects XI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects XI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Trend

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

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BusinessObjects XI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

BusinessObjects XI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BusinessObjects XI
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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 -39 27 £375 -1.31% 5
London -16 9 £438 +6.06% 2
West Midlands - 6 £375 -
East of England +22 5 £475 +98.95% 3
South East +2 5 £375 +1.69%
Hampshire - 3 £375 -
Peterborough - 3 £475 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £475 - 3
Andover - 3 £375 -
Milton Keynes +13 2 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £375 +20.00%
Essex - 2 £300 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £300 -
City of London +38 1 £425 - 2
Glasgow +9 1 £100 -75.00%
Scotland +2 1 £100 -71.92%
South West -9 1 - -
Gloucestershire -14 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £265 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £265 -
Nottingham - 1 £265 -
Birmingham - 1 £325 -

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects XI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for BusinessObjects XI.

1 63 (84.00%) BusinessObjects
2 48 (64.00%) SQL
3 34 (45.33%) Finance
4 33 (44.00%) Oracle
5 32 (42.67%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (42.67%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (34.67%) ETL
7 24 (32.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 15 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (20.00%) Unix
8 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (18.67%) Informatica
10 13 (17.33%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (17.33%) Windows
11 12 (16.00%) SAP
12 11 (14.67%) Sybase
12 11 (14.67%) PL/SQL
12 11 (14.67%) Banking
12 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (13.33%) Data Analysis
13 10 (13.33%) Workflow
13 10 (13.33%) Perl
14 9 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (12.00%) Data Modelling
14 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
15 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database
15 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (9.33%) Visualisation
16 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (9.33%) SAS

BusinessObjects XI
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.33%) SAS
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) DNS
1 3 (4.00%) Firewall
1 3 (4.00%) LAN
1 3 (4.00%) SAN
1 3 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (84.00%) BusinessObjects
2 32 (42.67%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (32.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (17.33%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database
9 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (6.67%) Big Data
10 5 (6.67%) OLAP
10 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
11 4 (5.33%) PowerCenter
12 3 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (4.00%) QlikView
13 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.33%) Toad
General
1 34 (45.33%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Front Office
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Developer
2 26 (34.67%) Business Objects Developer
3 24 (32.00%) Business Developer
4 12 (16.00%) Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Consultant
5 10 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (9.33%) ETL Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Architect
7 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (8.00%) ETL Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Informatica Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Oracle Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Report Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Business Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) SAP XI
2 4 (5.33%) MDX
3 3 (4.00%) .NET
3 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 3 (4.00%) WCF
4 1 (1.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Visualisation
2 5 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Derivative
3 4 (5.33%) Equities
3 4 (5.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Fintech
5 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Unix
2 13 (17.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (34.67%) ETL
3 10 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 10 (13.33%) Workflow
4 9 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.33%) Migration
6 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.67%) Analytics
8 4 (5.33%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.00%) Data Architecture
9 3 (4.00%) Data Governance
9 3 (4.00%) Data Management
9 3 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (4.00%) MVC
9 3 (4.00%) Network Design
9 3 (4.00%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.00%) Validation
10 2 (2.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.00%) SQL
2 11 (14.67%) PL/SQL
3 10 (13.33%) Perl
4 6 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.00%) C#
5 3 (4.00%) C++
5 3 (4.00%) VB
5 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.00%) VB6
6 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 33 (44.00%) Oracle
2 14 (18.67%) Informatica
3 12 (16.00%) SAP
4 11 (14.67%) Sybase
5 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.33%) IBM
6 4 (5.33%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (4.00%) Splunk
7 3 (4.00%) Tableau
7 3 (4.00%) VMware
7 3 (4.00%) webMethods
8 2 (2.67%) Cognos
9 1 (1.33%) Adobe
9 1 (1.33%) Remedy
9 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com