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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 565 546 420
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -126
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 55 65 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.56% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 103
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +21.66%
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
12658 11687 11165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.26% 21.38% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8266 7232 6823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 185 218
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.99 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -3.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.27 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.31 £67.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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 19 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 31 July 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 -36 47 £390 -6.30% 13
London -13 23 £419 -4.28% 9
South West +3 14 £375 +7.14% 1
Gloucestershire +12 13 £375 -21.05% 1
City of London -10 10 £425 -5.02% 4
Gloucester +14 9 £375 -21.05% 1
South East -14 5 £369 -7.81% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £313 -37.50%
Scotland -10 4 £356 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £239 -
East of England - 3 £239 -
Glasgow +5 2 £400 -
Manchester -8 2 £281 -36.61%
North West -29 2 £281 -20.77%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £250 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Bristol -4 1 £420 +20.00%
Surrey -5 1 £425 +6.25%
Edinburgh -9 1 - -

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 118 (88.72%) BusinessObjects
2 72 (54.14%) SQL
3 54 (40.60%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (39.10%) Oracle
5 51 (38.35%) Finance
6 49 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
7 46 (34.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 39 (29.32%) SQL Server
9 33 (24.81%) ETL
10 25 (18.80%) Banking
11 24 (18.05%) SAP
12 22 (16.54%) PL/SQL
12 22 (16.54%) Relational Database
13 20 (15.04%) UNIX
14 19 (14.29%) Shell Script
14 19 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (13.53%) QlikView
16 17 (12.78%) Data Modelling
17 16 (12.03%) SAS
17 16 (12.03%) Dimensional Modelling
18 15 (11.28%) Performance Tuning
19 14 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 14 (10.53%) Data Mart
19 14 (10.53%) RDBMS
19 14 (10.53%) Migration
20 13 (9.77%) Java
20 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
21 12 (9.02%) SQL Server 2012
21 12 (9.02%) Data Management
21 12 (9.02%) MS Excel

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (12.03%) SAS
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.50%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.26%) MS Office
3 3 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.75%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) SAP MDM
1 3 (2.26%) Summit
2 1 (0.75%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) Intranet
1 2 (1.50%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (88.72%) BusinessObjects
2 49 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (34.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 39 (29.32%) SQL Server
5 22 (16.54%) Relational Database
6 19 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (13.53%) QlikView
8 14 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (10.53%) Data Mart
8 14 (10.53%) RDBMS
9 12 (9.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (8.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (7.52%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database
12 9 (6.77%) SAP Data Services
12 9 (6.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (5.26%) Star Schema
13 7 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (4.51%) BODI
15 5 (3.76%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) JIRA
2 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 51 (38.35%) Finance
2 25 (18.80%) Banking
3 10 (7.52%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.01%) Retail
5 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.50%) Front Office
6 2 (1.50%) Publishing
6 2 (1.50%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 77 (57.89%) Developer
2 42 (31.58%) Business Developer
3 41 (30.83%) Business Objects Developer
4 17 (12.78%) Analyst
5 16 (12.03%) Consultant
6 15 (11.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (6.77%) Designer
8 8 (6.02%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Business Consultant
9 6 (4.51%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (3.01%) SAP Consultant
11 4 (3.01%) Data Manager
11 4 (3.01%) ETL Developer
11 4 (3.01%) SAP Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Business Objects Consultant
11 4 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (2.26%) Architect
12 3 (2.26%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.27%) SAP XI
1 11 (8.27%) .NET
2 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.26%) XML
4 6 (4.51%) J2EE
5 5 (3.76%) JMS
6 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.26%) Middleware
7 3 (2.26%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (2.26%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.26%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (2.26%) BAPI
7 3 (2.26%) SAP PI
7 3 (2.26%) Spring
7 3 (2.26%) SAP ALE
7 3 (2.26%) Java EE
8 2 (1.50%) MDX
8 2 (1.50%) EJB
8 2 (1.50%) JSP
9 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.26%) Data Extraction
3 6 (4.51%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.01%) NHS
5 3 (2.26%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.26%) Statistics
5 3 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.50%) Replication
6 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.50%) Online Games
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.75%) FMCG
7 1 (0.75%) Equities
7 1 (0.75%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.75%) Derivative
7 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.04%) UNIX
2 6 (4.51%) Linux
3 4 (3.01%) Windows
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.60%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (24.81%) ETL
3 17 (12.78%) Data Modelling
4 16 (12.03%) Dimensional Modelling
5 15 (11.28%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (10.53%) Migration
7 12 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.02%) Data Management
8 11 (8.27%) OO
8 11 (8.27%) Kimball Methodology
9 10 (7.52%) SDLC
10 7 (5.26%) Analytics
10 7 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.76%) Data Migration
11 5 (3.76%) Open Source
11 5 (3.76%) Dashboard Development
12 4 (3.01%) Visual Analytics
12 4 (3.01%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (54.14%) SQL
2 22 (16.54%) PL/SQL
3 19 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 13 (9.77%) Java
5 10 (7.52%) C#
5 10 (7.52%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.77%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.51%) VBA
8 3 (2.26%) ABAP
8 3 (2.26%) SAPscript
8 3 (2.26%) VB
8 3 (2.26%) Perl
9 2 (1.50%) Python
10 1 (0.75%) XPath
10 1 (0.75%) Scala
10 1 (0.75%) C++
10 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.52%) Degree
2 4 (3.01%) HNC
2 4 (3.01%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.26%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.26%) Basel II
2 3 (2.26%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.75%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.75%) Oozie
Vendors
1 52 (39.10%) Oracle
2 24 (18.05%) SAP
3 12 (9.02%) Informatica
4 11 (8.27%) Tableau
5 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.26%) Actuate
7 6 (4.51%) Teradata
8 5 (3.76%) Cognos
9 2 (1.50%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.75%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.75%) Twitter
10 1 (0.75%) Actian
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