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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 628 587 579
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 25 71 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.20% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 47 32
Median daily rate £394 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £290 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
12297 13632 12470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.73% 23.34% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8158 8901 7671
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 217 206
Median hourly rate £28.18 £32.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +32.00%

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 26 August 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 21 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 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -32 23 £413 +10.00% 4
London -23 11 £438 -7.89% 2
East of England +19 5 £475 +98.95%
South East +9 3 £375 +20.00% 1
Peterborough - 3 £475 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £475 -
Milton Keynes +12 2 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £375 +17.64%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £300 -
West Midlands - 2 £381 - 1
Essex - 2 £300 -
City of London +20 1 £425 -15.00% 1
Scotland +10 1 £100 -68.00%
Glasgow +9 1 £100 -
East Midlands -1 1 £265 +32.50%
Gloucestershire -6 1 - -
South West -8 1 - -
Andover - 1 £375 -
Nottingham - 1 £265 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £265 -
Hampshire - 1 £375 - 1

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 39 (78.00%) BusinessObjects
2 25 (50.00%) SQL
3 22 (44.00%) Oracle
4 19 (38.00%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (36.00%) Finance
6 16 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (24.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 11 (22.00%) ETL
9 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (18.00%) SAP
11 7 (14.00%) Data Modelling
11 7 (14.00%) Informatica
11 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
11 7 (14.00%) SAS
11 7 (14.00%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
12 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
12 6 (12.00%) Windows
13 5 (10.00%) OLAP
13 5 (10.00%) Unix
13 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 5 (10.00%) Banking
13 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
14 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (8.00%) Analytics
14 4 (8.00%) Data Integration
14 4 (8.00%) Big Data
14 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared

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 7 (14.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) DNS
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) LAN
1 3 (6.00%) SAN
1 3 (6.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (78.00%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (24.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (14.00%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (10.00%) OLAP
7 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (8.00%) Big Data
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (6.00%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (6.00%) PowerCenter
9 3 (6.00%) QlikView
9 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Business Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Report Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) ETL Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.00%) ETL Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.00%) MicroStrategy Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
1 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 3 (6.00%) MDX
1 3 (6.00%) SAP XI
1 3 (6.00%) WCF
2 1 (2.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (22.00%) ETL
3 7 (14.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.00%) Analytics
5 4 (8.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (6.00%) Data Architecture
6 3 (6.00%) Data Governance
6 3 (6.00%) Data Management
6 3 (6.00%) MVC
6 3 (6.00%) Network Design
6 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.00%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (6.00%) Validation
6 3 (6.00%) Workflow
7 2 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (4.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.00%) C#
3 3 (6.00%) C++
3 3 (6.00%) Perl
3 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.00%) VB
3 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.00%) VB6
4 1 (2.00%) R
4 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) SAP
3 7 (14.00%) Informatica
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 4 (8.00%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (8.00%) Sybase
6 3 (6.00%) Splunk
6 3 (6.00%) VMware
6 3 (6.00%) webMethods
7 2 (4.00%) Tableau
8 1 (2.00%) Cognos
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow