Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 January 2018 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 191 167
Rank change year-on-year -16 -24 -2
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 42 43 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.59% 0.69% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.37% 2.49% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 61
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £368 £305 £375
90th Percentile £576 £606 £625
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £36.31 - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,771 1,730 1,870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.06% 27.73% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,481 1,385 1,505
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
City of London median hourly rate £27.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% +12.50% +29.79%
10th Percentile £23.38 £42.50 £27.75
90th Percentile £33.25 £47.50 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -38.89% +16.13% +27.43%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing BusinessObjects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in the City of London

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in the City of London

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in the City of London

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 27 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (61.90%) SQL
3 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 19 (45.24%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (42.86%) ETL
5 18 (42.86%) QlikView
6 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (33.33%) Informatica
7 11 (26.19%) Finance
7 11 (26.19%) Oracle
8 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (21.43%) Visualisation
9 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (16.67%) Tableau
11 6 (14.29%) Scrum
11 6 (14.29%) Banking
11 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
12 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
12 5 (11.90%) SAP
12 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
13 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
13 4 (9.52%) VBA
13 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
13 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
13 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) Global One
1 1 (2.38%) iTrent
1 1 (2.38%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 19 (45.24%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (42.86%) QlikView
4 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (4.76%) Big Data
8 2 (4.76%) HBase
8 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
8 2 (4.76%) SAP HANA
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Selenium
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) QlikView Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Business Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Data Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.14%) Fixed Income
3 3 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.76%) Derivative
4 2 (4.76%) iPad
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Equities
5 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (42.86%) ETL
3 9 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 8 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.52%) Analytics
7 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.52%) System Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.14%) Test Planning
8 3 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) VBA
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.38%) R
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Informatica
2 11 (26.19%) Oracle
3 7 (16.67%) Tableau
4 5 (11.90%) SAP
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.14%) Cognos
7 2 (4.76%) Alteryx
7 2 (4.76%) Hortonworks
7 2 (4.76%) Talend
7 2 (4.76%) Vertica
8 1 (2.38%) MapR
8 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy