Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 230 213 184
Rank change year-on-year -17 -29 -7
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 22 41 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.58% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.33% 2.38% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 36
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £274 £369 £305
90th Percentile £563 £563 £606
Central London median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £37.09 - -
Central London median hourly rate £37.09 - -

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 1,652 1,722 1,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.63% 24.39% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,321 1,471 1,383
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £400 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £662
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
City of London median hourly rate £37.09 £27.50 £33.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.87% -18.32% -27.21%
10th Percentile £29.50 £19.37 £23.75
90th Percentile £65.61 £48.76 £45.05
Central London median hourly rate £37.09 £27.50 £33.67
% change year-on-year +34.87% -18.32% +13.22%

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019, 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 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (31.82%) SAP
4 7 (31.82%) Power BI
5 6 (27.27%) Tableau
5 6 (27.27%) Visualisation
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) Cognos
6 5 (22.73%) ETL
6 5 (22.73%) Data Management
6 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Data Structures
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
8 3 (13.64%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (13.64%) Data Science
8 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
8 3 (13.64%) IBM
8 3 (13.64%) Hyperion
8 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development

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 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (4.55%) SAP MDG
1 1 (4.55%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.55%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (31.82%) Power BI
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (9.09%) QlikView
6 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
6 2 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (4.55%) Big Data
7 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
7 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Coordinator
3 4 (18.18%) Programme Coordinator
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Programme Coordinator
4 3 (13.64%) Power BI Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Data Coordinator
5 2 (9.09%) Data Visualisation Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Report Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) SAP XI
2 1 (4.55%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Equities
2 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.55%) Reinsurance
2 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (27.27%) Visualisation
3 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) Data Management
3 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) Data Science
5 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
5 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) ABAP
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) R
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) EMIR
1 1 (4.55%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) SAP
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Tableau
3 5 (22.73%) Cognos
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Hyperion
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) Adaptive Insights
6 1 (4.55%) Ariba
6 1 (4.55%) Birst
6 1 (4.55%) Calypso
6 1 (4.55%) Fidessa
6 1 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (4.55%) OpenText
6 1 (4.55%) SnapLogic
6 1 (4.55%) Workday