Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 12 December 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)
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - +65 +20
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 34 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.15% - 2.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.23% - 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 9
Essex median daily rate £438 - £400
10th Percentile £288 - £250
90th Percentile £530 - £455
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £404
% change year-on-year +2.94% +5.30% +15.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Essex median hourly rate £10.50 - £31.45
10th Percentile £10.25 - £28.69
90th Percentile £10.75 - £35.60
East of England median hourly rate £17.97 £18.25 £31.45
% change year-on-year -1.53% -41.97% +124.64%

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 Essex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 239 170 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 22.17% 22.34% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 115 146
Essex median daily rate £475 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £230
90th Percentile £596 £579 £488
East of England median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 34
Essex median hourly rate £16.34 £40.00 £36.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.15% +8.64% +0.88%
10th Percentile £10.64 £25.65 £28.83
90th Percentile £48.91 £42.63 £45.93
East of England median hourly rate £17.67 £37.00 £36.07
% change year-on-year -52.24% +2.58% +3.06%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Essex

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Essex

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Essex over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Essex

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Essex

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Essex region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Southend-on-Sea - 15 £438 - 4
Harlow - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 27 (79.41%) Oracle
2 21 (61.76%) ETL
3 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 20 (58.82%) Unix
4 18 (52.94%) Data Modelling
5 16 (47.06%) MySQL
5 16 (47.06%) Waterfall
6 14 (41.18%) Test Strategy
6 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
7 13 (38.24%) Informatica
7 13 (38.24%) Confluence
7 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (38.24%) JIRA
8 12 (35.29%) Problem Management
8 12 (35.29%) Process Improvement
8 12 (35.29%) Pega
8 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (35.29%) OO
8 12 (35.29%) RUP
8 12 (35.29%) J2EE
8 12 (35.29%) Java
8 12 (35.29%) Perl
8 12 (35.29%) PL/SQL
8 12 (35.29%) WebLogic
8 12 (35.29%) webMethods
8 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
8 12 (35.29%) BEA
8 12 (35.29%) Scrum
8 12 (35.29%) CA Gen
9 11 (32.35%) Problem-Solving

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 13 (38.24%) Confluence
2 12 (35.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP CRM
1 2 (5.88%) SAP GRC
1 2 (5.88%) SAP HR
1 2 (5.88%) SAP R/3
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) MySQL
2 11 (32.35%) Pentaho
3 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (14.71%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (11.76%) BODI
5 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
6 3 (8.82%) Ingres
6 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
6 3 (8.82%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
8 1 (2.94%) Big Data
8 1 (2.94%) HBase
8 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) JIRA
2 12 (35.29%) CA Gen
3 5 (14.71%) Checkstyle
3 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) Maven
4 2 (5.88%) JMeter
4 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) ETL Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports Designer
6 3 (8.82%) Designer
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Change Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Report Writer
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports Writer
8 1 (2.94%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) J2EE
2 5 (14.71%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (14.71%) Spring
2 5 (14.71%) Spring Boot
3 3 (8.82%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) JDBC
4 1 (2.94%) JSON
4 1 (2.94%) Kafka
4 1 (2.94%) RESTful
4 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Structures
1 5 (14.71%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) ETL
2 18 (52.94%) Data Modelling
3 16 (47.06%) Waterfall
4 14 (41.18%) Test Strategy
5 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
6 12 (35.29%) OO
6 12 (35.29%) Problem Management
6 12 (35.29%) Process Improvement
6 12 (35.29%) RUP
6 12 (35.29%) Scrum
7 11 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (23.53%) BDD
8 8 (23.53%) Kanban
8 8 (23.53%) TDD
9 7 (20.59%) Coaching
9 7 (20.59%) Data Engineering
10 6 (17.65%) ETL Development
10 6 (17.65%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
3 12 (35.29%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) Perl
3 12 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Oracle
2 13 (38.24%) Informatica
3 12 (35.29%) BEA
3 12 (35.29%) Pega
3 12 (35.29%) webMethods
4 7 (20.59%) SAP
5 6 (17.65%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow