Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BusinessObjects XI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 6 months to 18 November 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 XI (BOXI)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 821 730
Rank change year-on-year -1 -91 -28
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 9 52 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.053% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.043% 0.23% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 40 87
England median daily rate £550 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £505 £239 £286
90th Percentile £575 £488 £546
UK median daily rate £525 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +31.25% +4.92% -10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
England median hourly rate £19.84 - £15.00
10th Percentile £18.75 - £14.50
90th Percentile £20.92 - £15.50
UK median hourly rate £19.84 - £15.00

BusinessObjects XI 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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20718 22156 24548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.07% 22.57% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14345 14872 16334
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 320 377
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.75 £48.08 £52.29
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.00
% change year-on-year +10.54% -2.83% +19.59%

BusinessObjects XI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BusinessObjects XI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects XI in England

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects XI in England

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects XI in England

BusinessObjects XI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
London -28 7 £550 +25.71%
North of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
BusinessObjects XI
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 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 England region with a requirement for BusinessObjects XI.

1 8 (88.89%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Data Management
4 4 (44.44%) ETL
4 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (44.44%) VBA
4 4 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Japanese Language
5 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Front Office
6 2 (22.22%) SAP
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) Sybase
7 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (11.11%) VBScript
7 1 (11.11%) VB
7 1 (11.11%) ABAP
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

BusinessObjects XI
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (44.44%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase IQ
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Japanese Language
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) ABAP
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau