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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 51 63
Rank change year-on-year -26 +12  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.48% 2.59% 2.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.16% 10.67% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 11
Median daily rate £445 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.92% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £294 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £520 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £396
% change year-on-year -3.12% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year +70.58% -14.46%  

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 158 253 267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.32% 24.30% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 130 152
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -57.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes -21 4 £445 +27.14%
BusinessObjects
South East

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (44.44%) SAP
4 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
6 5 (27.78%) Analytics
7 4 (22.22%) Migration
7 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (16.67%) Validation
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) SAP BW
8 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (16.67%) DB2
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
8 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Data Mart
9 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.11%) Telecoms

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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (16.67%) DB2
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mart
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) PowerCenter
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Business Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SAP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) MicroStrategy Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Development Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) MicroStrategy Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SAP BI Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SAP BW Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP BI Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
7 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.56%) High Availability
7 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.56%) Line Management
7 1 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (5.56%) System Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Control-M
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) SAP
3 5 (27.78%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Infor
5 1 (5.56%) Mapinfo
5 1 (5.56%) RedPrairie
5 1 (5.56%) Sun