The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for BusinessObjects XI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 23 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 XI (BOXI)
England / London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 400 425 392
Rank change year-on-year +25 -33  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 13 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.063% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.26% 0.34% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 11
Median daily rate £425 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £433 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £355
% change year-on-year +30.76% -8.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BusinessObjects XI 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 5048 5561 5406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.64% 24.01% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3656 4020 3761
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 39
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £25.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +6.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.91 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £81.25 £45.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

BusinessObjects XI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects XI in London

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects XI in London

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI in London over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects XI in London

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects XI in London

BusinessObjects XI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 3 £500 +11.11%
BusinessObjects XI
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI.

1 24 (77.42%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) ETL
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Front Office
3 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
4 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (29.03%) QlikView
5 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Sybase
5 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
5 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (22.58%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (22.58%) ETRM
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (22.58%) Use Case
6 7 (22.58%) Banking
6 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
7 6 (19.35%) Sybase IQ
7 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
7 6 (19.35%) Data Mart
7 6 (19.35%) Reference Data
8 5 (16.13%) Unix
8 5 (16.13%) Retail
9 4 (12.90%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (12.90%) Derivative
9 4 (12.90%) Fixed Income

BusinessObjects XI
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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (12.90%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 9 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (29.03%) QlikView
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
5 6 (19.35%) Data Mart
5 6 (19.35%) Sybase IQ
6 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) OLAP
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.45%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Front Office
3 7 (22.58%) Banking
4 5 (16.13%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 14 (45.16%) Business Developer
4 7 (22.58%) DBA
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (19.35%) Designer
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (16.13%) Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Report Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
9 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Business Objects Reports Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Report Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) SAP Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.23%) MDX
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
1 6 (19.35%) Reference Data
2 4 (12.90%) Credit Derivative
2 4 (12.90%) Derivative
2 4 (12.90%) Fixed Income
2 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) ETL
2 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (22.58%) Dimensional Modelling
4 7 (22.58%) ETRM
4 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
4 7 (22.58%) Use Case
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Collateral Management
5 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.23%) Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) Internal Audit
6 1 (3.23%) Line Management
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
2 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Sybase
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Orchard