The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
England / East Midlands
Rank 89 80 75
Rank change year-on-year -9 -5  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 11 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.74% 0.92% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.06% 4.31% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
Median daily rate £333 £288 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.65% -14.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £235 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £393 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £396
% change year-on-year -3.12% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -12.82%  

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 East Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 359 348 364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 24.05% 21.44% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 209 206
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £34.50 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.42% -37.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £12.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.50 £20.00 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in the East Midlands

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessObjects in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in the East Midlands

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in the East Midlands

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in the East Midlands

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 6 £325 -
Derbyshire - 2 £415 - 1
Lincolnshire -6 1 £400 +185.71%
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) SAP
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) Pay per click
4 6 (35.29%) Market Research
4 6 (35.29%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (35.29%) SAP BW
4 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
4 6 (35.29%) CRM
4 6 (35.29%) Cognos
4 6 (35.29%) SEO
4 6 (35.29%) Brio
4 6 (35.29%) Web Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) Omniture
5 5 (29.41%) Coremetrics
5 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) WebTrends
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) C
5 5 (29.41%) Marketing
5 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 5 (29.41%) Search Engine Marketing
5 5 (29.41%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) A/B Testing
6 4 (23.53%) SAP HANA
7 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) WebTrends
2 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
2 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
2 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (5.88%) SAP GTS
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Retail
3 1 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SAP BW
2 4 (23.53%) SAP HANA
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) BODI
4 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Power BI
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) DataStage
5 1 (5.88%) DocumentDB
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (5.88%) QlikView
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ETL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SAP BW Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SAP BI Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (41.18%) Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) CRM
3 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
3 6 (35.29%) Market Research
3 6 (35.29%) Pay per click
3 6 (35.29%) SEO
3 6 (35.29%) Web Analytics
4 5 (29.41%) A/B Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Search Engine Marketing
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) ETL
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.88%) Information Management
7 1 (5.88%) Logistics
7 1 (5.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 7 (41.18%) SAP
2 6 (35.29%) Brio
2 6 (35.29%) Cognos
2 6 (35.29%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (35.29%) Omniture
3 5 (29.41%) Coremetrics
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata
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