Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 10 December 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 of England
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 140 167
Rank change year-on-year -19 +27 -13
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 41 50 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.81% 1.04% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.26% 4.70% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 17
East of England median daily rate £425 £404 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.30% +15.32% -17.65%
10th Percentile £329 £276 £236
90th Percentile £616 £475 £530
England median daily rate £440 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +10.05% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
East of England median hourly rate £18.25 £31.45 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.97% +124.64% -44.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £28.69 £13.00
90th Percentile £19.00 £35.60 £15.00
England median hourly rate £19.42 £20.25 £20.76
% change year-on-year -4.11% -2.46% -30.80%

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 East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 962 1063 1210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.01% 22.20% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 647 689
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £294 £230 £232
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.67% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 51
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £36.07 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.58% +3.06% +22.81%
10th Percentile £18.73 £15.70 £14.00
90th Percentile £40.38 £45.78 £46.75
England median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +18.18% - +5.77%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing BusinessObjects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in the East of England

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in the East of England

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in the East of England over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in the East of England

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in the East of England

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -18 14 £375 -9.49%
Hertfordshire +3 12 £388 -3.13% 4
Bedfordshire +3 12 £450 -
Norfolk - 3 £450 -
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 of England region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 22 (53.66%) SAP
3 17 (41.46%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
6 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
6 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (24.39%) Business Analysis
8 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (19.51%) Analytics
9 8 (19.51%) iTrent
10 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
11 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (14.63%) Visualisation
11 6 (14.63%) Data Quality
12 5 (12.20%) Big Data
12 5 (12.20%) Apache Spark
12 5 (12.20%) Data Structures
12 5 (12.20%) Power BI
12 5 (12.20%) Data Flow Diagram
12 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
12 5 (12.20%) Use Case
12 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
12 5 (12.20%) Cognos
12 5 (12.20%) Oracle
12 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
12 5 (12.20%) Finance
13 4 (9.76%) Validation

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (12.20%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.88%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) iTrent
2 2 (4.88%) SAP BPC
2 2 (4.88%) SAP GRC
2 2 (4.88%) SAP MM
2 2 (4.88%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.44%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.44%) SAP MDG
3 1 (2.44%) SAP MDM
3 1 (2.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Azure Data Factory
1 3 (7.32%) Data Lake Analytics
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (4.88%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (12.20%) Big Data
5 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
5 5 (12.20%) Power BI
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (9.76%) Impala
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (9.76%) MySQL
7 3 (7.32%) Amazon QuickSight
7 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (7.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Data Lake
7 3 (7.32%) QlikView
8 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) ERwin
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Legal
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Business Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Consultant
5 7 (17.07%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 5 (12.20%) Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Architect
8 4 (9.76%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (9.76%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (7.32%) Azure Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Big Data Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Data Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Report Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (4.88%) Big Data Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.88%) MIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) GraphX
1 2 (4.88%) MLlib
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (4.88%) TensorFlow
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) ODBC
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Structures
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (24.39%) Business Analysis
4 8 (19.51%) Analytics
5 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
6 6 (14.63%) Visualisation
7 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Data Flow Diagram
7 5 (12.20%) Use Case
8 4 (9.76%) Data Management
8 4 (9.76%) Machine Learning
8 4 (9.76%) Migration
8 4 (9.76%) Validation
9 3 (7.32%) BPMN
9 3 (7.32%) CRM
9 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics
9 3 (7.32%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.88%) C
3 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) R
3 2 (4.88%) SAPscript
3 2 (4.88%) U-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) GDPR
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Mesos
2 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) SAP
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Cognos
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) Tableau
5 2 (4.88%) Informatica
6 1 (2.44%) BMC
6 1 (2.44%) Capita
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.44%) Orchard
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.44%) Remedy
6 1 (2.44%) Talend
6 1 (2.44%) Workday