Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 166 148
Rank change year-on-year +10 -18 +18
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 37 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.78% 0.68% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.11% 3.46% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 26
East of England median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £235 £254 £254
90th Percentile £550 £475 £494
England median daily rate £421 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -6.39% +12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.53 £12.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.35% +86.51% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £23.49 £15.00
% change year-on-year +48.98% +56.62% -33.33%

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 900 924 999
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.03% 19.63% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 541 595
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £233
90th Percentile £563 £565 £509
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 32
East of England median hourly rate £26.45 £31.25 £33.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.36% -6.58% +25.05%
10th Percentile £13.59 £15.27 £25.13
90th Percentile £49.25 £42.88 £42.83
England median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +14.00%

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 22 July 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
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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 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
Hertfordshire -3 11 £294 -26.56% 6
Bedfordshire +8 10 £400 -
Essex +7 9 £413 -8.33% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 5 £325 -16.13% 2
Norfolk - 2 - -
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 22 (59.46%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (45.95%) SAP
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 13 (35.14%) Data Modelling
5 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
6 8 (21.62%) Informatica
6 8 (21.62%) ETL
6 8 (21.62%) OO
6 8 (21.62%) Java
7 7 (18.92%) J2EE
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle
7 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (18.92%) Finance
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (18.92%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (18.92%) Process Improvement
8 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
8 6 (16.22%) CRM
9 5 (13.51%) RUP
9 5 (13.51%) Remedy
9 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
9 5 (13.51%) Data Quality
9 5 (13.51%) Data Structures
10 4 (10.81%) CA Gen
10 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.81%) Data Flow Diagram

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 (10.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (5.41%) assyst
3 2 (5.41%) BPCS
3 2 (5.41%) Movex
4 1 (2.70%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.11%) Amazon Athena
4 3 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (8.11%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (8.11%) Big Data
4 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.11%) MySQL
4 3 (8.11%) Power BI
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (5.41%) GIS
6 1 (2.70%) OLTP
6 1 (2.70%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.70%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) CA Gen
2 1 (2.70%) ER Studio
2 1 (2.70%) ERwin
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Data Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Business Data Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) AWS Architect
6 3 (8.11%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Big Data Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Big Data Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Data Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Data Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Information Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Master Data Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) J2EE
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.70%) Spring
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Structures
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.70%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (35.14%) Data Modelling
3 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
4 8 (21.62%) ETL
4 8 (21.62%) OO
5 7 (18.92%) Process Improvement
6 6 (16.22%) CRM
6 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) RUP
7 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Change Control
8 4 (10.81%) Data Management
8 4 (10.81%) ERP
8 4 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.81%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) Perl
3 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.11%) C++
4 3 (8.11%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) Lua
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.41%) PMO
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) SAP
2 8 (21.62%) Informatica
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle
4 5 (13.51%) Remedy
5 4 (10.81%) BEA
5 4 (10.81%) Cognos
5 4 (10.81%) Pega
5 4 (10.81%) Tableau
5 4 (10.81%) webMethods
6 2 (5.41%) Embarcadero
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.70%) ESRI
7 1 (2.70%) Mapinfo
7 1 (2.70%) Niku
7 1 (2.70%) Workday