Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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 (SAP BO, BOBJ)
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 94
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 0 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 2.19% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 8.19% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Essex median daily rate - £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.27% +33.33%
East of England median daily rate £450 £404 £350
% change year-on-year +11.49% +15.32% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Essex median hourly rate - £31.45 -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.23 £14.00
% change year-on-year -43.96% +123.04% -44.00%

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 188 232 316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 23.71% 26.76% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 149 173
Essex median daily rate £450 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -3.45% -14.71%
10th Percentile £310 £230 £242
90th Percentile £588 £495 £550
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 30
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +19.67%
10th Percentile £26.09 £30.83 £18.53
90th Percentile £43.00 £46.00 £44.05
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.82 £31.76
% change year-on-year -19.88% +15.93% +11.44%

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 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