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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 555 548 453
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -95
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 75 60 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.49% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 35 92
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.98% +15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £508 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 - -

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
13378 12150 11851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.57% 21.49% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8798 7526 7331
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 187 207
Average hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £13.50 £16.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.72 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

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 2 September 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 30 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 2 September 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 +4 62 £378 -16.11% 17
London -13 24 £469 +6.23% 11
South West +6 14 £385 -17.20% 1
Gloucestershire +4 14 £385 -17.20% 1
South East -14 14 £325 -23.52% 3
Gloucester +5 11 £385 -17.20%
Buckinghamshire -1 10 £325 -
Scotland -4 6 £313 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £450 -
City of London +8 5 £538 +20.11% 5
Glasgow +8 3 - -
North West -25 3 £325 -8.45%
East of England - 3 £239 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £239 -
Edinburgh -10 2 - -
Surrey -11 2 £413 -2.94% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 2 £306 -
Tyne and Wear -26 2 £306 -
North East -29 2 £306 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £250 -
Manchester - 2 £281 -
Berkshire - 2 £288 -
Cobham -1 1 £400 -15.78% 1
Lancashire -10 1 £450 +26.76%
Yorkshire -28 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £200 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Preston - 1 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £380 -

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 122 (88.41%) BusinessObjects
2 78 (56.52%) SQL
3 63 (45.65%) Oracle
4 56 (40.58%) Finance
5 55 (39.86%) Data Warehouse
6 53 (38.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 52 (37.68%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (34.78%) SQL Server
9 41 (29.71%) ETL
10 32 (23.19%) PL/SQL
11 29 (21.01%) Banking
12 25 (18.12%) UNIX
13 23 (16.67%) SAP
14 21 (15.22%) SAS
14 21 (15.22%) Shell Script
14 21 (15.22%) Dimensional Modelling
15 20 (14.49%) Data Modelling
16 19 (13.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (13.04%) Relational Database
18 17 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 17 (12.32%) Informatica
19 15 (10.87%) Oracle Database
20 14 (10.14%) SAP XI
20 14 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
21 13 (9.42%) Migration
21 13 (9.42%) MS Excel
21 13 (9.42%) Java
22 12 (8.70%) Linux

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (15.22%) SAS
2 4 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.62%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Summit
2 1 (0.72%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) Intranet
1 2 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (88.41%) BusinessObjects
2 55 (39.86%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (38.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 48 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 19 (13.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (13.04%) Relational Database
7 17 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (10.87%) Oracle Database
9 12 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (8.70%) Data Mart
9 12 (8.70%) QlikView
9 12 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (7.25%) PowerCenter
10 10 (7.25%) RDBMS
10 10 (7.25%) Star Schema
11 9 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (6.52%) BODI
12 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) JIRA
2 5 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.45%) Toad
General
1 56 (40.58%) Finance
2 29 (21.01%) Banking
3 12 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.52%) Retail
5 7 (5.07%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.35%) Publishing
7 3 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.45%) Front Office
9 1 (0.72%) Legal
9 1 (0.72%) Games
9 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 85 (61.59%) Developer
2 48 (34.78%) Business Developer
3 44 (31.88%) Business Objects Developer
4 20 (14.49%) Analyst
5 18 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (7.97%) Consultant
7 10 (7.25%) Designer
8 9 (6.52%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.35%) Architect
9 6 (4.35%) Administrator
9 6 (4.35%) SQL Developer
9 6 (4.35%) SAS Administrator
10 5 (3.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 5 (3.62%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Business Consultant
10 5 (3.62%) Data Architect
11 4 (2.90%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Data Manager
12 3 (2.17%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.14%) SAP XI
2 11 (7.97%) .NET
3 10 (7.25%) XML
3 10 (7.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (6.52%) J2EE
5 6 (4.35%) Middleware
6 5 (3.62%) Hibernate
6 5 (3.62%) JMS
6 5 (3.62%) Spring
6 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.17%) Java EE
8 2 (1.45%) EJB
8 2 (1.45%) JSP
9 1 (0.72%) Web Services
9 1 (0.72%) MDX
9 1 (0.72%) WPF
9 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 1 (0.72%) HTML5
9 1 (0.72%) REST
9 1 (0.72%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.90%) Data Extraction
2 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.17%) Statistics
3 3 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.17%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.72%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.72%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.72%) Online Games
5 1 (0.72%) Replication
5 1 (0.72%) Equities
5 1 (0.72%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (0.72%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.12%) UNIX
2 12 (8.70%) Linux
3 9 (6.52%) Windows
4 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.68%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (29.71%) ETL
3 21 (15.22%) Dimensional Modelling
4 20 (14.49%) Data Modelling
5 18 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.42%) Migration
8 11 (7.97%) OO
8 11 (7.97%) Kimball Methodology
9 9 (6.52%) SDLC
10 8 (5.80%) Data Migration
11 7 (5.07%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (5.07%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (5.07%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.07%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.35%) Data Management
12 6 (4.35%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.35%) Multithreading
12 6 (4.35%) OOP
12 6 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 78 (56.52%) SQL
2 32 (23.19%) PL/SQL
3 21 (15.22%) Shell Script
4 13 (9.42%) Java
5 10 (7.25%) C#
5 10 (7.25%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.52%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.90%) VBA
8 2 (1.45%) Perl
9 1 (0.72%) VBScript
9 1 (0.72%) VB
9 1 (0.72%) Python
9 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (6.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) HNC
2 4 (2.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.17%) Basel II
2 3 (2.17%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) Basel III
3 1 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.72%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.72%) Oozie
Vendors
1 63 (45.65%) Oracle
2 23 (16.67%) SAP
3 17 (12.32%) Informatica
4 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.25%) Cognos
5 8 (5.80%) Teradata
6 7 (5.07%) Tableau
7 3 (2.17%) Actuate
8 2 (1.45%) Trillium
8 2 (1.45%) IBM
8 2 (1.45%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.72%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.72%) Actian
9 1 (0.72%) GoldenSource
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