Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 145 164
Rank change year-on-year -23 +19 -6
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 30 46 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.64% 0.89% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.29% 4.52% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 30
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.47% +13.46%
10th Percentile £251 £282 £274
90th Percentile £475 £491 £494
England median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
East of England median hourly rate £22.53 £12.08 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.51% - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% -33.33% +28.57%

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 913 1017 1360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.52% 19.76% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 617 801
East of England median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +6.84%
10th Percentile £265 £233 £225
90th Percentile £565 £509 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 38 52
East of England median hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +9.03% -8.29%
10th Percentile £15.27 £25.88 £14.09
90th Percentile £38.75 £46.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £29.81 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.26% +22.00% -12.66%

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 26 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 July 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
Essex -15 11 £450 -
Cambridgeshire -6 9 £388 -13.89%
Hertfordshire -10 5 £400 - 1
Bedfordshire -15 3 - -
Suffolk +13 2 - -
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 14 (46.67%) SAP
3 12 (40.00%) Java
4 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (30.00%) CSS
6 9 (30.00%) XML
6 9 (30.00%) HTML
6 9 (30.00%) CRM
6 9 (30.00%) Analytics
7 8 (26.67%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (26.67%) JSON
7 8 (26.67%) Unica
7 8 (26.67%) Unix
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 8 (26.67%) Adobe
7 8 (26.67%) PHP
8 7 (23.33%) B2C
8 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
9 6 (20.00%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (16.67%) Cognos
10 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (13.33%) Windows
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
11 4 (13.33%) QlikView

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 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Adobe Campaign
1 8 (26.67%) Unica
2 5 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (13.33%) SAP BPC
4 2 (6.67%) SAP GRC
5 1 (3.33%) iTrent
5 1 (3.33%) ResourceLink
5 1 (3.33%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Yammer
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (13.33%) QlikView
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.67%) Looker
6 2 (6.67%) Power BI
6 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.67%) SAP BW
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (6.67%) SAP HANA
6 2 (6.67%) Star Schema
7 1 (3.33%) Big Data
7 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) MaxDB
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.33%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) NWDI
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) CRM Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Report Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SAP GRC Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) CSS
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 8 (26.67%) JSON
3 3 (10.00%) COM
4 2 (6.67%) SAP Basis
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) Kafka
5 1 (3.33%) SAP PI
5 1 (3.33%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Unix
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (30.00%) Analytics
2 9 (30.00%) CRM
3 7 (23.33%) B2C
4 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Case Management
5 3 (10.00%) Data Flow Diagram
5 3 (10.00%) Data Management
5 3 (10.00%) Document Management
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Use Case
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Security
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) ABAP
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (3.33%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
1 14 (46.67%) SAP
2 8 (26.67%) Adobe
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Cognos
3 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (10.00%) Infor
5 2 (6.67%) Tableau
6 1 (3.33%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (3.33%) Sybase
6 1 (3.33%) VMware