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 June 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 78 94
Rank change year-on-year -20 +16  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.40% 1.05% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.92% 5.13% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 4
Median daily rate - £433 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +14.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.53 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% -33.33%  

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 313 312 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.77% 20.57% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 203 252
Median daily rate £393 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £238 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.82% -64.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 June 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
Lincolnshire -1 4 - -
Derbyshire -17 2 - -
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) E-Commerce
2 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (52.94%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (35.29%) SEO
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) CRM
4 6 (35.29%) Cognos
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) Brio
4 6 (35.29%) Web Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) Omniture
4 6 (35.29%) Pay per click
4 6 (35.29%) Market Research
4 6 (35.29%) Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) A/B Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Data Strategy
5 5 (29.41%) Coremetrics
5 5 (29.41%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) Marketing
5 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 5 (29.41%) Search Engine Marketing
5 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (29.41%) C
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (29.41%) WebTrends
6 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 4 (23.53%) SAP

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring 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%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) WebTrends
2 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) SAP BW
3 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) Kalido
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.76%) Power BI
3 2 (11.76%) PowerCenter
3 2 (11.76%) SAP HANA
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) BODI
4 1 (5.88%) DocumentDB
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) MIS Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Web Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) PPC Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SEO Expert
5 1 (5.88%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) E-Commerce
2 9 (52.94%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) CRM
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%) Data Strategy
4 5 (29.41%) Search Engine Marketing
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) ETL
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management
7 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Brio
1 6 (35.29%) Cognos
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (35.29%) MicroStrategy
1 6 (35.29%) Omniture
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Coremetrics
3 4 (23.53%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) Informatica
4 2 (11.76%) Netezza