The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects XI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 577 561 516
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -45
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 49 51 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.098% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.45% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 41
Average daily rate £375 £430 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.65
UK excluding London average 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
11419 11340 11451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.20% 21.90% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7676 7338 6934
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 174 234
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £48.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

BusinessObjects XI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -9 38 £375 -16.20% 15
London -5 13 £475 -13.63% 7
Scotland -1 10 £500 +31.57% 1
Stirling - 8 - -
North West -11 7 £325 -
City of London +29 5 £550 +27.90% 6
South East +16 5 £375 -9.09%
West Midlands -10 4 £363 +31.81% 5
Milton Keynes - 4 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £375 -
Yorkshire -19 3 £375 - 2
Leeds - 3 £375 - 2
West Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 2
Cambridgeshire +10 2 £240 -52.00%
East of England 0 2 £240 -52.00%
Midlands - 2 £375 -
Cambridge - 2 £240 -
Hampshire +5 1 £450 +63.63%
South West +2 1 £475 +45.03% 1
East Midlands -14 1 £300 -
Manchester -15 1 £325 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £300 -
Glasgow - 1 £500 -
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £475 -

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BusinessObjects XI also 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 that cited BusinessObjects XI.

1 129 (90.21%) BusinessObjects
2 113 (79.02%) SQL
3 76 (53.15%) Data Warehouse
4 68 (47.55%) ETL
5 64 (44.76%) Oracle
6 62 (43.36%) Business Intelligence
7 59 (41.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 50 (34.97%) PL/SQL
9 47 (32.87%) Finance
10 44 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 40 (27.97%) SAP
11 40 (27.97%) Unix
12 32 (22.38%) Banking
13 31 (21.68%) Shell Script
14 30 (20.98%) Informatica
15 28 (19.58%) Dimensional Modelling
16 26 (18.18%) Oracle Database
17 24 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (16.78%) Linux
17 24 (16.78%) SAP XI
18 23 (16.08%) Oracle Reports
19 22 (15.38%) SAS
19 22 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 21 (14.69%) Windows
20 21 (14.69%) Relational Database
21 19 (13.29%) PowerCenter
22 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
23 17 (11.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
24 16 (11.19%) Xcelsius

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BusinessObjects XI also 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 that cited BusinessObjects XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (15.38%) SAS
2 9 (6.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.10%) MS Office
2 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.70%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.70%) 2G
2 1 (0.70%) 3G
2 1 (0.70%) 4G
2 1 (0.70%) DHCP
2 1 (0.70%) DNS
2 1 (0.70%) LTE
2 1 (0.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.70%) SNMP
2 1 (0.70%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (90.21%) BusinessObjects
2 76 (53.15%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (41.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 44 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 26 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 23 (16.08%) Oracle Reports
7 22 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (14.69%) Relational Database
9 19 (13.29%) PowerCenter
10 17 (11.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (11.19%) Xcelsius
12 14 (9.79%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (9.09%) BODI
13 13 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
14 12 (8.39%) Ingres
14 12 (8.39%) QlikView
14 12 (8.39%) RDBMS
14 12 (8.39%) SAP BI
15 11 (7.69%) Big Data
15 11 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Rational Rose
1 5 (3.50%) Toad
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.80%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 47 (32.87%) Finance
2 32 (22.38%) Banking
3 10 (6.99%) Retail
4 6 (4.20%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.20%) Publishing
5 5 (3.50%) Back Office
6 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (56.64%) Developer
2 60 (41.96%) Business Developer
3 58 (40.56%) Business Objects Developer
4 18 (12.59%) Consultant
4 18 (12.59%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (9.79%) Analyst
6 12 (8.39%) Administrator
6 12 (8.39%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 12 (8.39%) DBA
6 12 (8.39%) SQL Developer
7 11 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (7.69%) SQL DBA
8 9 (6.29%) Report Developer
8 9 (6.29%) Tester
9 8 (5.59%) SQL Server Consultant
9 8 (5.59%) SQL Server DBA
10 7 (4.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (4.90%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (4.90%) SAS Administrator
11 6 (4.20%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.78%) SAP XI
2 4 (2.80%) .NET
2 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.90%) NHS
3 4 (2.80%) Equities
3 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.10%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.40%) Derivative
5 2 (1.40%) Fintech
5 2 (1.40%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.70%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.97%) Unix
2 24 (16.78%) Linux
3 21 (14.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (47.55%) ETL
2 62 (43.36%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (19.58%) Dimensional Modelling
4 24 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (10.49%) Analytics
5 15 (10.49%) Data Modelling
5 15 (10.49%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (9.09%) CRM
6 13 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 13 (9.09%) ETL Development
7 12 (8.39%) SQL Optimisation
8 11 (7.69%) Identity Management
9 10 (6.99%) Defect Management
9 10 (6.99%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (6.99%) Migration
9 10 (6.99%) Project Management
10 9 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.29%) Technical Analysis
11 8 (5.59%) Data Architecture
11 8 (5.59%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (79.02%) SQL
2 50 (34.97%) PL/SQL
3 31 (21.68%) Shell Script
4 13 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.20%) Perl
6 5 (3.50%) C#
6 5 (3.50%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.80%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.40%) VB
8 2 (1.40%) VBA
9 1 (0.70%) C++
9 1 (0.70%) Java
9 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.59%) ISEB
1 8 (5.59%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.50%) Degree
3 2 (1.40%) HNC
3 2 (1.40%) HND
3 2 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.80%) QA
1 4 (2.80%) SLA
2 3 (2.10%) Basel II
2 3 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 64 (44.76%) Oracle
2 40 (27.97%) SAP
3 30 (20.98%) Informatica
4 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.59%) Cognos
6 7 (4.90%) Teradata
7 5 (3.50%) Tableau
8 4 (2.80%) Talend
9 3 (2.10%) Ab Initio
9 3 (2.10%) Greenplum
9 3 (2.10%) IBM
9 3 (2.10%) Sybase
10 2 (1.40%) Capita
10 2 (1.40%) Trillium
11 1 (0.70%) Adobe
11 1 (0.70%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.70%) Huawei
11 1 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.70%) Nortel
11 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
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