Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 April 2018 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 140 145
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 -23
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 38 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.86% 1.15% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.23% 6.09% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 26
East of England median daily rate £375 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +5.44% -13.53%
10th Percentile £313 £245 £244
90th Percentile £455 £475 £500
England median daily rate £401 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -5.76% +1.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £59.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.55% -47.90% -
10th Percentile £14.80 £28.20 £54.00
90th Percentile £18.90 £35.20 £62.60
England median hourly rate £35.75 £31.00 £20.14
% change year-on-year +15.32% +53.96% -24.02%

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 899 821 912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.39% 18.94% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 508 538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £300 £239 £245
90th Percentile £575 £569 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 30
East of England median hourly rate £24.00 £31.48 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.75% -20.32% +9.72%
10th Percentile £13.76 £12.05 £18.10
90th Percentile £45.20 £43.98 £62.50
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +12.07% +11.54% -13.33%

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 25 April 2018.

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 25 April 2018. 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 +5 12 £350 -9.68% 3
Hertfordshire +1 12 £375 +7.14% 3
Bedfordshire -3 7 £425 +61.90%
Essex -29 5 £383 -7.27%
Norfolk - 2 - -
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 24 (63.16%) SQL
1 24 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (52.63%) SAP
3 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (39.47%) Data Modelling
5 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
7 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (18.42%) Business Analysis
10 7 (18.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 7 (18.42%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (18.42%) ETL
10 7 (18.42%) CRM
10 7 (18.42%) Cognos
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle
10 7 (18.42%) Data Structures
11 6 (15.79%) Data Flow Diagram
11 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
11 6 (15.79%) MySQL
11 6 (15.79%) Finance
11 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
11 6 (15.79%) Use Case
11 6 (15.79%) Visualisation
12 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
12 5 (13.16%) Process Improvement
12 5 (13.16%) Validation
12 5 (13.16%) OO

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 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) iTrent
2 2 (5.26%) assyst
2 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.63%) SAP MDG
3 1 (2.63%) SAP MDM
3 1 (2.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Azure Data Factory
1 3 (7.89%) Data Lake Analytics
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (18.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 7 (18.42%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (15.79%) MySQL
7 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (10.53%) Power BI
8 3 (7.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (7.89%) Data Lake
8 3 (7.89%) GIS
8 3 (7.89%) OLTP
8 3 (7.89%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
9 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
9 2 (5.26%) SAP BW
9 2 (5.26%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) CA Gen
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) ERwin
4 1 (2.63%) ER Studio
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Data Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Business Data Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Report Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Azure Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Information Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) MIS Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) SAP Data Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) J2EE
2 2 (5.26%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Structures
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (39.47%) Data Modelling
3 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) Business Analysis
5 7 (18.42%) CRM
5 7 (18.42%) ETL
6 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.79%) Data Flow Diagram
6 6 (15.79%) Use Case
6 6 (15.79%) Visualisation
7 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) OO
7 5 (13.16%) Process Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) Validation
8 4 (10.53%) Analytics
8 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 4 (10.53%) RUP
8 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) Perl
4 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) Lua
5 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) CDISC
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) SAP
2 7 (18.42%) Cognos
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) Informatica
4 4 (10.53%) BEA
4 4 (10.53%) Pega
4 4 (10.53%) webMethods
5 2 (5.26%) Remedy
5 2 (5.26%) Tableau
6 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.63%) Capita
6 1 (2.63%) ESRI
6 1 (2.63%) Mapinfo
6 1 (2.63%) Talend
6 1 (2.63%) Workday