Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 62 57
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5 -1
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.47% 0.19% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 0.87% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Kent median daily rate - £500 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +52.67% +24.76%
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -10.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 Kent with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 64 115 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 15.06% 21.42% 29.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 84 122
Kent median daily rate £409 £340 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.22% -12.82% +15.56%
10th Percentile £312 £200 £263
90th Percentile £545 £400 £725
South East median daily rate £438 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +8.02% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Kent median hourly rate - £62.00 -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £19.48 £35.50
% change year-on-year +105.37% -45.13% +42.00%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Kent

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Kent

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Kent region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP