Period
to 19 July 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 19 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)
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 91 82
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 -3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 9 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.12% 1.50% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.08% 5.37% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Essex median daily rate £413 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
East of England median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Essex median hourly rate - £30.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.53 £12.08
% change year-on-year +55.35% +86.51% -

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 177 242 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 21.96% 27.88% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 152 120
Essex median daily rate £475 £447 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.26% +38.60% -7.86%
10th Percentile £327 £300 £220
90th Percentile £585 £575 £475
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 29
Essex median hourly rate £35.54 £31.75 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -7.97% -9.21%
10th Percentile £14.68 £29.55 £26.85
90th Percentile £51.20 £47.00 £42.77
East of England median hourly rate £26.00 £31.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year -16.80% -9.42% +28.97%

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 19 July 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 19 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
Southend-on-Sea +15 4 £425 - 1
BusinessObjects
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Essex region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 5 (55.56%) Process Improvement
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) RUP
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
4 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
4 4 (44.44%) BEA
4 4 (44.44%) Informatica
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) webMethods
4 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Pega
4 4 (44.44%) CA Gen
5 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) Spring
6 1 (11.11%) Open Workbench
6 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Migration

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 (44.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Open Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (11.11%) Data Lake
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
1 1 (11.11%) Power BI
1 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) CA Gen
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Backend Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Process Improvement
3 5 (55.56%) RUP
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) BEA
1 4 (44.44%) Informatica
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Pega
1 4 (44.44%) webMethods
2 1 (11.11%) Niku