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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 545 490 400
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -90
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 68 99 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.88% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 69 92
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
12183 11270 9884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.08% 21.37% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7993 7197 5954
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 184 213
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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 27 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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 -52 61 £395 +3.26% 10
London 0 42 £425 +4.29% 5
City of London -5 21 £425 +6.91% 1
South East -25 9 £325 -24.85%
Buckinghamshire +4 8 £319 -20.31%
Scotland 0 7 £363 -9.37% 1
South West +11 5 £355 +13.60% 1
Milton Keynes +7 5 £313 +4.16%
Glasgow +1 5 £350 -
East of England 0 5 £400 +66.66%
Devon - 3 £355 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £406 -
Exeter - 3 £355 -
Bristol +2 1 £420 +20.00% 1
Edinburgh -1 1 £363 - 1
Hertfordshire -6 1 £350 +45.83%
Gloucestershire -13 1 £325 -31.57%
Norfolk - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £425 -
Hammersmith - 1 £448 -
Cobham - 1 £425 -
Luton - 1 £400 -

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 105 (85.37%) Business Objects
2 66 (53.66%) SQL
3 49 (39.84%) Finance
4 46 (37.40%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (32.52%) Oracle
6 30 (24.39%) SQL Server
6 30 (24.39%) ETL
6 30 (24.39%) BusinessObjects
6 30 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (23.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 26 (21.14%) SAP
9 22 (17.89%) Data Modelling
9 22 (17.89%) Banking
10 19 (15.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (15.45%) PL/SQL
11 18 (14.63%) QlikView
12 17 (13.82%) Informatica
12 17 (13.82%) Relational Database
13 16 (13.01%) UNIX
14 15 (12.20%) SAP XI
15 14 (11.38%) Tableau
16 13 (10.57%) Investment Banking
16 13 (10.57%) Java
16 13 (10.57%) RDBMS
16 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (9.76%) Data Management
18 11 (8.94%) Star Schema
18 11 (8.94%) Oracle Reports
18 11 (8.94%) Migration
18 11 (8.94%) Performance Tuning

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 9 (7.32%) SAS
2 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Office
3 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Summit
2 3 (2.44%) CODA-Financials
2 3 (2.44%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.39%) SQL Server
1 30 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
1 30 (24.39%) BusinessObjects
2 29 (23.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 19 (15.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (14.63%) QlikView
5 17 (13.82%) Relational Database
6 13 (10.57%) RDBMS
7 11 (8.94%) Star Schema
7 11 (8.94%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (8.13%) Data Mart
8 10 (8.13%) Oracle Database
8 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (6.50%) DB2
10 8 (6.50%) SAP Data Services
11 7 (5.69%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (5.69%) BODI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) JIRA
1 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 49 (39.84%) Finance
2 22 (17.89%) Banking
3 13 (10.57%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Retail
5 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.63%) Publishing
6 2 (1.63%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (49.59%) Developer
2 30 (24.39%) Business Developer
3 27 (21.95%) Analyst
4 25 (20.33%) Business Objects Developer
5 13 (10.57%) Consultant
6 10 (8.13%) Business Analyst
7 9 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Designer
9 6 (4.88%) SAP Developer
10 5 (4.07%) MI Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Architect
11 4 (3.25%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (3.25%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Database Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Report Writer
12 3 (2.44%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
12 3 (2.44%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.20%) SAP XI
2 7 (5.69%) .NET
3 6 (4.88%) XML
4 5 (4.07%) JMS
4 5 (4.07%) J2EE
5 3 (2.44%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (2.44%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (2.44%) BAPI
5 3 (2.44%) SAP ALE
5 3 (2.44%) Java EE
5 3 (2.44%) SAP PI
6 2 (1.63%) Spring
6 2 (1.63%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.63%) Middleware
7 1 (0.81%) EJB
7 1 (0.81%) JSP
7 1 (0.81%) Web Services
7 1 (0.81%) MDX
7 1 (0.81%) WPF
7 1 (0.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.50%) Data Extraction
4 7 (5.69%) Data Integration
5 6 (4.88%) Fixed Income
5 6 (4.88%) Equities
5 6 (4.88%) Derivative
6 5 (4.07%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (4.07%) NHS
7 4 (3.25%) Reference Data
8 3 (2.44%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.63%) Online Games
9 2 (1.63%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.63%) Replication
9 2 (1.63%) Statistics
10 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.81%) FMCG
10 1 (0.81%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.01%) UNIX
2 10 (8.13%) Linux
3 4 (3.25%) Windows
4 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.40%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (24.39%) ETL
3 22 (17.89%) Data Modelling
4 12 (9.76%) Data Management
5 11 (8.94%) Migration
5 11 (8.94%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (8.13%) OO
7 7 (5.69%) Data Analysis
8 6 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.88%) Analytics
9 5 (4.07%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (4.07%) SDLC
9 5 (4.07%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.07%) ITIL
9 5 (4.07%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.25%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.25%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.25%) Workflow
10 4 (3.25%) Visual Analytics
10 4 (3.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (53.66%) SQL
2 19 (15.45%) PL/SQL
3 13 (10.57%) Java
4 10 (8.13%) Shell Script
5 9 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.50%) Perl
7 6 (4.88%) VB
8 4 (3.25%) VBA
9 3 (2.44%) ABAP
9 3 (2.44%) VB6
9 3 (2.44%) SAPscript
10 2 (1.63%) Python
10 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.81%) VBScript
11 1 (0.81%) C
11 1 (0.81%) C#
11 1 (0.81%) C++
11 1 (0.81%) XPath
11 1 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) QA
1 8 (6.50%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.88%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.25%) SLA
3 4 (3.25%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.81%) Basel III
4 1 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 105 (85.37%) Business Objects
2 40 (32.52%) Oracle
3 26 (21.14%) SAP
4 17 (13.82%) Informatica
5 14 (11.38%) Tableau
6 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.69%) Actuate
6 7 (5.69%) Greenplum
7 3 (2.44%) CODA
7 3 (2.44%) Cognos
7 3 (2.44%) Sybase
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.81%) Remedy
8 1 (0.81%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.81%) Netezza
8 1 (0.81%) Twitter
8 1 (0.81%) Actian
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