Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 137 152
Rank change year-on-year -21 +15 -13
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 38 50 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.80% 1.11% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.26% 5.31% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 20
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £329 £250 £246
90th Percentile £616 £475 £526
England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
East of England median hourly rate £18.25 £31.45 £56.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.97% -43.84% -
10th Percentile £16.25 £28.69 £21.00
90th Percentile £19.00 £35.60 £62.20
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.97 £22.00
% change year-on-year +29.77% +22.59% -26.67%

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 893 942 1,087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.91% 20.88% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 561 625
East of England median daily rate £413 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £300 £231 £237
90th Percentile £575 £538 £574
England median daily rate £470 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +9.30% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 53
East of England median hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £36.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% +2.26% +68.60%
10th Percentile £18.73 £15.15 £14.50
90th Percentile £40.38 £45.85 £57.95
England median hourly rate £31.23 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +13.56% -8.33% +4.57%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -15 13 £375 -7.09% 3
Bedfordshire +5 12 £438 -2.78%
Hertfordshire +4 10 £375 -6.25% 4
Norfolk - 3 £450 -
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) SAP
2 18 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (26.32%) Business Analysis
7 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
8 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.05%) Analytics
8 8 (21.05%) iTrent
9 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (18.42%) Visualisation
9 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
10 6 (15.79%) Cognos
10 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (13.16%) Apache Spark
11 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
11 5 (13.16%) Power BI
11 5 (13.16%) Data Flow Diagram
11 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
11 5 (13.16%) Data Quality
11 5 (13.16%) Big Data
11 5 (13.16%) Oracle
11 5 (13.16%) Use Case
11 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
12 4 (10.53%) Data Management
12 4 (10.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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 (13.16%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.26%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) iTrent
2 2 (5.26%) SAP MM
2 2 (5.26%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.63%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
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%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.89%) Azure Data Factory
1 3 (7.89%) Data Lake Analytics
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (5.26%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (13.16%) Big Data
5 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
5 5 (13.16%) Power BI
6 4 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (10.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (10.53%) Impala
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (10.53%) MySQL
7 3 (7.89%) Amazon QuickSight
7 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (7.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.89%) Data Lake
7 3 (7.89%) QlikView
7 3 (7.89%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) ERwin
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Business Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Azure Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Data Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Report Developer
8 3 (7.89%) SAP Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Big Data Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.26%) MIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) GraphX
1 2 (5.26%) MLlib
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (5.26%) TensorFlow
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) ODBC
2 1 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 8 (21.05%) Analytics
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
5 7 (18.42%) Visualisation
6 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) Data Flow Diagram
6 5 (13.16%) Use Case
7 4 (10.53%) Data Management
7 4 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (10.53%) Machine Learning
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Validation
8 3 (7.89%) BPMN
8 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) ETL
8 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.26%) C
3 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.26%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) R
3 2 (5.26%) SAPscript
3 2 (5.26%) U-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) CDISC
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Mesos
2 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) SAP
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Cognos
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle
5 4 (10.53%) Tableau
6 2 (5.26%) Informatica
7 1 (2.63%) BMC
7 1 (2.63%) Capita
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.63%) Orchard
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) Talend
7 1 (2.63%) Workday