Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 82 69
Rank change year-on-year -46 -13 +31
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 8 29 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.34% 1.66% 2.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.60% 6.78% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 20
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £348 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.13% +11.89% +30.00%
10th Percentile £321 £315 £312
90th Percentile £534 £500 £512
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £37.50

BusinessObjects is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 499 428 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.13% 24.47% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 210 278
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £304 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £520 £513
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £26.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.30% +17.78% +9.76%
10th Percentile £14.30 £25.35 £14.00
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.45 £35.25
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £27.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year +53.42% -2.23% +12.00%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing BusinessObjects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Buckinghamshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessObjects in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Buckinghamshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Buckinghamshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Buckinghamshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -42 6 £348 -8.85%
Amersham - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 4 (50.00%) SAP
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Greenplum
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy