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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
UK
Rank 583 573 570
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 19 54 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.46% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 28
Median daily rate £463 £388 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% -9.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £294 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £478 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
- -1.96%
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
10011 11624 11657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.36% 22.35% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6802 7829 7509
Median daily rate £439 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 199 169
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 25 February 2017.

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 14 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +13 18 £475 +26.66% 1
London +17 11 £475 +5.55%
West Midlands +4 5 £375 +7.14% 1
City of London +7 2 £475 +5.55%
Warwickshire - 2 £283 - 1
South East +16 1 - -
Scotland +7 1 £375 -25.00%
Crawley +7 1 - -
East of England -1 1 - -
West Sussex -8 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £375 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £290 - 1
Stevenage - 1 - -

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 35 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 29 (59.18%) Oracle
3 23 (46.94%) SQL
4 20 (40.82%) ETL
5 18 (36.73%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (34.69%) PL/SQL
7 16 (32.65%) Finance
8 15 (30.61%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 11 (22.45%) Dimensional Modelling
10 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
11 10 (20.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 9 (18.37%) Retail
13 8 (16.33%) QlikView
13 8 (16.33%) Data Mart
13 8 (16.33%) Sybase
14 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
14 7 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
14 7 (14.29%) SAP
14 7 (14.29%) Use Case
14 7 (14.29%) Banking
14 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
14 7 (14.29%) ETRM
15 6 (12.24%) SDLC
15 6 (12.24%) Front Office
15 6 (12.24%) Sybase IQ
15 6 (12.24%) Reference Data
15 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
15 6 (12.24%) Unix

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 4 (8.16%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (6.12%) Northgate Housing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) RFID
2 1 (2.04%) 2G
2 1 (2.04%) 3G
2 1 (2.04%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) LTE
2 1 (2.04%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.04%) SNMP
2 1 (2.04%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (30.61%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (20.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
5 8 (16.33%) Data Mart
5 8 (16.33%) QlikView
6 6 (12.24%) Sybase IQ
7 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
9 2 (4.08%) DB2
9 2 (4.08%) OLAP
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (4.08%) SAP BW
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (4.08%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Subversion
1 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Retail
3 7 (14.29%) Banking
4 6 (12.24%) Front Office
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 16 (32.65%) Business Developer
4 7 (14.29%) DBA
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Designer
5 6 (12.24%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) ICT Officer
8 3 (6.12%) ICT Support
8 3 (6.12%) ICT Support Officer
8 3 (6.12%) Support Officer
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Support
9 2 (4.08%) SAP Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) SAP PM Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
1 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.08%) SAP XI
2 2 (4.08%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Reference Data
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) ETL
2 18 (36.73%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (22.45%) Dimensional Modelling
3 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (14.29%) ETRM
4 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 7 (14.29%) Use Case
5 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
5 6 (12.24%) SDLC
6 5 (10.20%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.12%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.12%) Test Management
8 3 (6.12%) Validation
9 2 (4.08%) Case Management
9 2 (4.08%) Data Mapping
9 2 (4.08%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 17 (34.69%) PL/SQL
3 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.08%) C#
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) SAS Macro
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) ISEB
1 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) Basel II
3 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Sybase
3 7 (14.29%) SAP
4 3 (6.12%) Informatica
4 3 (6.12%) Northgate
4 3 (6.12%) Teradata
5 2 (4.08%) Cognos
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.04%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.04%) Huawei
6 1 (2.04%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (2.04%) Nortel
6 1 (2.04%) Orchard
6 1 (2.04%) Remedy
6 1 (2.04%) Samsung