The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for BusinessObjects Dashboards skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects Dashboards over the 3 months to 30 April 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 Dashboards (formerly Xcelsius)
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 430 429
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Dashboards 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.037% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £325
% change year-on-year -0.64% +18.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 -

BusinessObjects Dashboards 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 London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4968 5463 5471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.56% 23.71% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3611 3968 3808
Median daily rate £494 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £328 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 37
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +0.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.91 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £81.25 £45.75 £58.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.23% -  

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects Dashboards in London

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects Dashboards in London

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects Dashboards in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects Dashboards 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 London region with a requirement for BusinessObjects Dashboards.

1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (80.00%) OLAP
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (60.00%) VBA
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SAP XI
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) SAP MDG
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
5 1 (20.00%) MVVM
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MDG
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (80.00%) OLAP
3 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Procurement Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) SAPUI5
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Ariba
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) OpenText
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata