Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 213 203
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10 -30
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 26 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.63% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% 2.59% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 37
City of London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £304 £221 £305
90th Percentile £530 £603 £577
Central London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £37.09 £24.49 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.48% - -
Central London median hourly rate £37.09 £30.40 -
% change year-on-year +22.02% - -

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 1,781 1,740 1,759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.26% 24.40% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,422 1,407 1,402
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +2.70%
10th Percentile £370 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £466
% change year-on-year - +12.60% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 1
City of London median hourly rate £29.80 £27.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.35% -38.89% +80.00%
10th Percentile £18.60 £20.75 £42.50
90th Percentile £48.05 £33.25 £47.50
Central London median hourly rate £29.80 £25.99 £45.00
% change year-on-year +14.63% -42.24% +104.78%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (34.62%) SAP
3 9 (34.62%) Tableau
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 7 (26.92%) Power BI
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
7 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) Data Management
7 5 (19.23%) QlikView
7 5 (19.23%) Data Structures
8 4 (15.38%) BigQuery
8 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (15.38%) Looker
8 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Google
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 4 (15.38%) ETL
9 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle
9 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
9 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
10 2 (7.69%) ETL 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 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (3.85%) SAP MDG
1 1 (3.85%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) Power BI
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (19.23%) QlikView
5 4 (15.38%) BigQuery
5 4 (15.38%) Looker
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
6 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (3.85%) SAS EBI
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Coordinator
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Coordinator
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Programme Coordinator
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Database Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) SAPUI5
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 5 (19.23%) Data Management
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 4 (15.38%) ETL
5 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) ETL Development
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Information Management
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) SAP
1 9 (34.62%) Tableau
2 4 (15.38%) Google
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Adaptive Insights
4 1 (3.85%) Ariba
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.85%) OpenText
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata