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 3 months to 23 June 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 (SAP BO, BOBJ)
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.42% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £371
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.53 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% -33.33%  

BusinessObjects is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 109 131 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 25.47% 27.23% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 62 88
Median daily rate £450 £306 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.29% -12.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 8
Median hourly rate £30.75 £34.75 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.51% -14.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 19 (95.00%) Oracle
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Java
3 13 (65.00%) Unix
4 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) XML
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) PHP
4 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) Adobe
4 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (50.00%) JSON
4 10 (50.00%) Unica
4 10 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
5 9 (45.00%) Analytics
5 9 (45.00%) B2C
5 9 (45.00%) CRM
6 8 (40.00%) SAP
6 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
6 8 (40.00%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (30.00%) RUP
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (30.00%) OO
8 6 (30.00%) ETL
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server

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 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 10 (50.00%) Unica
2 6 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (15.00%) SAP BPC
4 2 (10.00%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (30.00%) Pentaho
3 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (10.00%) MaxDB
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) CA Gen
2 2 (10.00%) NWDI
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) CRM Developer
3 6 (30.00%) ETL Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Pentaho Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Business Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) JSON
1 10 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) COM
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (45.00%) Analytics
2 9 (45.00%) B2C
2 9 (45.00%) CRM
3 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) ETL
3 6 (30.00%) OO
3 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (30.00%) RUP
3 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (20.00%) Case Management
4 4 (20.00%) Data Management
4 4 (20.00%) Document Management
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) Adobe
3 8 (40.00%) SAP
4 6 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (20.00%) Infor
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) BEA
6 3 (15.00%) Informatica
6 3 (15.00%) Pega
6 3 (15.00%) webMethods
7 2 (10.00%) Sybase