Period
to 20 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 81 104
Rank change year-on-year +12 +23 -27
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 16 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.09% 2.11% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.47% 9.91% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 2
Essex median daily rate £460 £420 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +21.74% -
10th Percentile £411 £310 £259
90th Percentile £578 £530 £452
East of England median daily rate £443 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +10.63% +10.34% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Essex median hourly rate - - £31.00
East of England median hourly rate - £35.00 £16.06
% change year-on-year - +117.93% +32.95%

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 189 212 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 24.74% 21.35% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 115 149
Essex median daily rate £450 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +47.30%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £310
90th Percentile £553 £595 £577
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 8
Essex median hourly rate £30.00 £33.45 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.31% +9.67% -12.86%
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +45.83% -16.52% -17.86%

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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 +7 10 £460 +5.14%
BusinessObjects
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 16 (100.00%) ETL
2 13 (81.25%) MySQL
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle
4 10 (62.50%) BODI
4 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (56.25%) Pentaho
5 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) Unix
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
6 7 (43.75%) Solaris
6 7 (43.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
6 7 (43.75%) DevOps
6 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
8 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
8 5 (31.25%) Analytics
8 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
8 5 (31.25%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (31.25%) Project Delivery
9 4 (25.00%) Public Sector
9 4 (25.00%) Sprint Retrospective
9 4 (25.00%) Sprint Planning
9 4 (25.00%) Sprint Review
9 4 (25.00%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) TDD

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 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) MySQL
2 10 (62.50%) BODI
3 9 (56.25%) Pentaho
4 7 (43.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
5 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (31.25%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (18.75%) Big Data
6 3 (18.75%) Ingres
7 2 (12.50%) Base SAS
7 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (12.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA Agile
General
1 4 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) ETL Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Business Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 7 (43.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ETL
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 5 (31.25%) Analytics
6 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
6 5 (31.25%) Project Delivery
6 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
7 4 (25.00%) Coaching
7 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) Sprint Planning
7 4 (25.00%) Sprint Retrospective
7 4 (25.00%) Sprint Review
7 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (25.00%) User Stories
8 3 (18.75%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SAS Macro
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GDPR
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle