Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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)
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 199 182
Rank change year-on-year +24 -17 -21
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 59 43 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.91% 0.62% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.53% 2.48% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 93
City of London median daily rate £500 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +2.70%
10th Percentile £374 £245 £328
90th Percentile £613 £576 £638
London median daily rate £475 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £24.49 - -
London median hourly rate £24.49 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year +13.88% -34.35% -3.42%

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1672 1734 2910
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 25.76% 25.13% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1304 1401 2289
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £350 £319 £310
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
City of London median hourly rate £21.92 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.36% -30.91% -13.82%
10th Percentile £20.75 £15.83 £16.28
90th Percentile £27.74 £26.72 £91.63
London median hourly rate £27.16 £27.50 £24.23
% change year-on-year -1.24% +13.50% -12.68%

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 38 (64.41%) SQL
2 24 (40.68%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (35.59%) Finance
4 20 (33.90%) ETL
5 18 (30.51%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (27.12%) Unix
7 13 (22.03%) SAP
7 13 (22.03%) Global One
8 12 (20.34%) VBA
8 12 (20.34%) Derivative
8 12 (20.34%) Analytics
9 11 (18.64%) Data Migration
9 11 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
9 11 (18.64%) Front Office
9 11 (18.64%) Migration
10 9 (15.25%) Asset Management
10 9 (15.25%) Oracle
11 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
11 8 (13.56%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (13.56%) Data Management
11 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (13.56%) Equities
11 8 (13.56%) BusinessObjects XI
12 7 (11.86%) QlikView
12 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (11.86%) SimCorp
13 6 (10.17%) Banking

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 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.39%) Confluence
1 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Global One
2 2 (3.39%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Taleo
2 2 (3.39%) Trello
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (13.56%) BusinessObjects XI
2 8 (13.56%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.86%) QlikView
4 4 (6.78%) Big Data
4 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.78%) MS Access
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.39%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (3.39%) SAP BW
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.69%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) JIRA
2 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) GitLab
3 2 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.69%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.69%) Liquibase
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Front Office
3 6 (10.17%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Japanese Language
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Local Government
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Support Analyst
4 11 (18.64%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 11 (18.64%) SQL Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Business Support Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Business Developer
6 7 (11.86%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 7 (11.86%) SQL Support Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Data Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Architect
9 4 (6.78%) Data Architect
9 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.78%) Unix Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) Unix Support
9 4 (6.78%) Unix Support Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Credit Risk Developer
10 3 (5.08%) QlikView Developer
10 3 (5.08%) SAP Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) JSON
2 2 (3.39%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.39%) XML
3 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.69%) Java EE
3 1 (1.69%) SOAP
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Derivative
2 11 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.56%) Equities
4 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.78%) Credit Risk
6 3 (5.08%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (5.08%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.39%) PMI
7 2 (3.39%) User Experience
8 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.69%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.69%) Social Media
8 1 (1.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Unix
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (33.90%) ETL
3 12 (20.34%) Analytics
4 11 (18.64%) Data Migration
4 11 (18.64%) Migration
5 9 (15.25%) Asset Management
6 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.56%) Data Management
7 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.17%) Quality Management
9 5 (8.47%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.78%) Change Control
10 4 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (6.78%) DevOps
10 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
11 3 (5.08%) Data Reconciliation
11 3 (5.08%) Machine Learning
11 3 (5.08%) Process Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (64.41%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) VBA
3 4 (6.78%) Python
3 4 (6.78%) R
4 3 (5.08%) Java
4 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.39%) C#
5 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.69%) C++
6 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
1 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.39%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.69%) IFRS
3 1 (1.69%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Ansible
1 2 (3.39%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) SAP
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle
3 7 (11.86%) SimCorp
4 4 (6.78%) Informatica
5 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.39%) Netezza
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.39%) Remedy
5 2 (3.39%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe
6 1 (1.69%) comScore
6 1 (1.69%) Facebook
6 1 (1.69%) Google
6 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.69%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.69%) Tableau
6 1 (1.69%) Teradata
6 1 (1.69%) Twitter
6 1 (1.69%) Yardi