Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 186 201
Rank change year-on-year -37 +15 -26
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 25 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.90% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.39% 3.49% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 38
City of London median daily rate £444 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.30% +14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £363 £370 £343
90th Percentile £563 £610 £579
Central London median daily rate £450 £500 £431
% change year-on-year -10.10% +15.94% -5.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £24.49 -
Central London median hourly rate - £24.49 -

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 1,798 1,662 1,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.61% 25.79% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,445 1,295 1,372
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £315
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £471
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.10% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 8
City of London median hourly rate £21.75 £21.92 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +15.36% -30.91%
10th Percentile £17.96 £20.75 £15.83
90th Percentile £33.00 £27.74 £26.72
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.92 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.38% +15.36% -24.00%

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 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 23 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (36.00%) QlikView
4 9 (36.00%) Tableau
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (32.00%) SAP
6 7 (28.00%) Analytics
6 7 (28.00%) Power BI
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.00%) Banking
8 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
9 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Big Data
9 4 (16.00%) Teradata
9 4 (16.00%) ETL
9 4 (16.00%) SAS
9 4 (16.00%) SMS
10 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (12.00%) Oracle
10 3 (12.00%) Project Management
10 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
10 3 (12.00%) Investment Management
10 3 (12.00%) FIX Protocol

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 4 (16.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (8.00%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (4.00%) Minerva
2 1 (4.00%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (4.00%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (4.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) QlikView
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (28.00%) Power BI
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.00%) Big Data
7 2 (8.00%) BigQuery
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (8.00%) Looker
7 2 (8.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.00%) Lumira
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
8 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) French Language
4 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Charles River Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) CRM Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Database Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ETL Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (8.00%) REST
2 2 (8.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Derivative
3 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (4.00%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (28.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.00%) ETL
5 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (12.00%) Investment Management
6 3 (12.00%) Logistics
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) IFRS
1 2 (8.00%) IFRS 9
2 1 (4.00%) COREP
2 1 (4.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Tableau
2 8 (32.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) Teradata
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Charles River
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Cognos
5 2 (8.00%) Google
5 2 (8.00%) Informatica
5 2 (8.00%) Vermilion
6 1 (4.00%) Fidessa
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) SimCorp