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 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 103 102
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 18 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.84% 0.74% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.30% 4.56% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 16
Median daily rate £350 £398 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.94% -3.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +114.81% -40.00%  

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 of England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 419 417 595
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.53% 16.21% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 240 370
Median daily rate £400 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 25
Median hourly rate £31.75 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.28% +9.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £19.00 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £41.95 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year -4.61% +1.24%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 29 April 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 3 months to 29 April 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
Essex - 11 £450 - 1
Cambridgeshire +1 4 £325 -31.57% 1
Suffolk +11 2 - -
Hertfordshire +1 1 - - 1
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 32 (72.73%) Oracle
2 22 (50.00%) SQL
3 21 (47.73%) Java
4 18 (40.91%) SAP
4 18 (40.91%) Unix
4 18 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (36.36%) CRM
6 15 (34.09%) CSS
6 15 (34.09%) XML
6 15 (34.09%) HTML
6 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
6 15 (34.09%) PHP
6 15 (34.09%) Adobe
6 15 (34.09%) JSON
6 15 (34.09%) Unica
6 15 (34.09%) Adobe Campaign
7 14 (31.82%) Analytics
7 14 (31.82%) B2C
8 12 (27.27%) Hadoop
9 11 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (25.00%) SAP BW
9 11 (25.00%) Adobe Analytics
9 11 (25.00%) Oracle Database
10 10 (22.73%) Data Analysis
11 9 (20.45%) SAP BPC
11 9 (20.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 9 (20.45%) ETL
11 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
12 8 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (18.18%) RUP

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 4 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.55%) NetWeaver
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Adobe Campaign
1 15 (34.09%) Unica
2 9 (20.45%) SAP BPC
3 6 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (6.82%) SAP MII
5 2 (4.55%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 4 (9.09%) Yammer
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) 2G
1 2 (4.55%) 4G
1 2 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 11 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 9 (20.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
4 8 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 8 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
5 7 (15.91%) Pentaho
6 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.82%) MaxDB
7 3 (6.82%) QlikView
8 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 2 (4.55%) Power BI
8 2 (4.55%) SAP HANA
8 2 (4.55%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) CA Gen
1 3 (6.82%) NWDI
General
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 8 (18.18%) ETL Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Pentaho Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 6 (13.64%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (6.82%) HTML Developer
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.82%) SAP Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) CSS
1 15 (34.09%) HTML
1 15 (34.09%) JSON
1 15 (34.09%) XML
2 4 (9.09%) COM
2 4 (9.09%) SAP Basis
3 3 (6.82%) J2EE
4 1 (2.27%) Kafka
4 1 (2.27%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Unix
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (36.36%) CRM
3 14 (31.82%) Analytics
3 14 (31.82%) B2C
4 10 (22.73%) Data Analysis
5 9 (20.45%) ETL
6 8 (18.18%) OO
6 8 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (18.18%) RUP
6 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.64%) Migration
8 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
9 4 (9.09%) Case Management
9 4 (9.09%) Coaching
9 4 (9.09%) Data Management
9 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 4 (9.09%) Document Management
9 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.09%) Web Development
10 3 (6.82%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) Java
3 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.09%) PHP
4 3 (6.82%) ABAP
4 3 (6.82%) Perl
4 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.55%) MapBasic
5 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
5 2 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) Scala
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.27%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 32 (72.73%) Oracle
2 18 (40.91%) SAP
3 15 (34.09%) Adobe
4 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (9.09%) Infor
6 3 (6.82%) BEA
6 3 (6.82%) Informatica
6 3 (6.82%) Pega
6 3 (6.82%) Sybase
6 3 (6.82%) webMethods
7 2 (4.55%) Ariba
7 2 (4.55%) Huawei
7 2 (4.55%) Nokia
7 2 (4.55%) Tableau
8 1 (2.27%) Cognos
8 1 (2.27%) Greenplum
8 1 (2.27%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (2.27%) Mapinfo
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