Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 July 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)
England > London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 355 223
Rank change year-on-year +13 -132 -26
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 259 282 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.62% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.57% 2.67% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 198 338
London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -2.30%
10th Percentile £339 £304 £279
90th Percentile £613 £575 £594
England median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
London median hourly rate £24.49 £21.50 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.88% -34.35% -3.42%
10th Percentile £19.25 £20.75 £29.63
90th Percentile £25.38 £22.25 £35.48
England median hourly rate £23.49 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +56.62% -33.33% +38.46%

BusinessObjects 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 10083 10567 11019
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.14% 23.30% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7306 7649 7668
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £328 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 45 96
London median hourly rate £27.16 £27.50 £23.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.24% +16.45% -14.13%
10th Percentile £18.20 £16.58 £14.50
90th Percentile £47.75 £99.60 £57.50
England median hourly rate £29.81 £29.94 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.43% +19.76% -12.28%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in London

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in London

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in London over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in London

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in London

BusinessObjects
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
City of London +25 60 £500 +17.65% 9
Westminster +11 2 £575 +187.50%
Croydon +2 2 £400 -
West End of London - 1 - - 1
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects 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.

1 128 (49.42%) Business Intelligence
2 126 (48.65%) SQL
3 87 (33.59%) SAP
4 78 (30.12%) Finance
5 77 (29.73%) Analytics
6 64 (24.71%) ETL
6 64 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (20.46%) Data Warehouse
8 47 (18.15%) Oracle
9 46 (17.76%) Visualisation
10 43 (16.60%) Machine Learning
11 42 (16.22%) SQL Server
12 39 (15.06%) Data Visualisation
13 37 (14.29%) Hadoop
13 37 (14.29%) JIRA
13 37 (14.29%) Migration
14 36 (13.90%) QlikView
15 35 (13.51%) Tableau
15 35 (13.51%) Big Data
16 33 (12.74%) R
16 33 (12.74%) Stakeholder Management
17 32 (12.36%) Scrum
18 31 (11.97%) Data Modelling
18 31 (11.97%) Microsoft Excel
19 30 (11.58%) Kanban
20 29 (11.20%) Microsoft
21 26 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
22 25 (9.65%) Unix
22 25 (9.65%) VBA
22 25 (9.65%) Java

BusinessObjects
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 15 (5.79%) Apache Spark
2 12 (4.63%) Confluence
3 11 (4.25%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.86%) SAS
5 9 (3.47%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.32%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.54%) IIS
8 3 (1.16%) CMS
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.77%) Documentum
9 2 (0.77%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.39%) JBoss
10 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.39%) SAP EP
Applications
1 31 (11.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.54%) SPSS
4 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Weka
Business Applications
1 17 (6.56%) Global One
2 4 (1.54%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (1.16%) ResourceLink
3 3 (1.16%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.16%) Summit
4 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.77%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.39%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.39%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.39%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.93%) Trello
4 2 (0.77%) PaaS
4 2 (0.77%) Taleo
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.77%) Intranet
1 2 (0.77%) SSL
2 1 (0.39%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) LDAP
2 1 (0.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (20.46%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 37 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 36 (13.90%) QlikView
5 35 (13.51%) Big Data
6 25 (9.65%) MongoDB
7 21 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (7.34%) BusinessObjects XI
8 19 (7.34%) Crystal Reports
8 19 (7.34%) SAP BW
8 19 (7.34%) SAP HANA
9 16 (6.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (5.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 14 (5.41%) Apache Hive
12 11 (4.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 11 (4.25%) Power BI
12 11 (4.25%) Qlik Sense
12 11 (4.25%) SAP Data Services
13 8 (3.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (14.29%) JIRA
2 11 (4.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.09%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (1.54%) GitLab
5 3 (1.16%) FitNesse
5 3 (1.16%) Subversion
5 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.77%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.39%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.39%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.39%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.39%) Selenium
7 1 (0.39%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.39%) Toad
7 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 78 (30.12%) Finance
2 25 (9.65%) Banking
3 20 (7.72%) Front Office
4 13 (5.02%) Retail
5 10 (3.86%) Publishing
6 9 (3.47%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.09%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.09%) Marketing
8 7 (2.70%) Electronics
9 6 (2.32%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.54%) Back Office
10 4 (1.54%) Japanese Language
10 4 (1.54%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.16%) Billing
11 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.77%) Advertising
12 2 (0.77%) Local Government
13 1 (0.39%) Games
13 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 85 (32.82%) Analyst
2 69 (26.64%) Developer
3 30 (11.58%) Business Analyst
4 26 (10.04%) Business Developer
5 25 (9.65%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 22 (8.49%) Architect
7 21 (8.11%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
8 19 (7.34%) SQL Analyst
9 16 (6.18%) Consultant
10 15 (5.79%) Data Analyst
10 15 (5.79%) Delivery Manager
10 15 (5.79%) Support Analyst
11 13 (5.02%) Data Scientist
12 12 (4.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 12 (4.63%) Project Manager
13 11 (4.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 10 (3.86%) Report Developer
15 9 (3.47%) Business Support Analyst
15 9 (3.47%) Data Architect
15 9 (3.47%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.65%) JSON
2 15 (5.79%) D3.js
3 11 (4.25%) .NET
4 9 (3.47%) XML
5 7 (2.70%) MDX
6 6 (2.32%) Software Packaging
6 6 (2.32%) Web Services
7 4 (1.54%) HTML
7 4 (1.54%) SAP Basis
7 4 (1.54%) SOAP
8 3 (1.16%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.16%) CSS
8 3 (1.16%) REST
8 3 (1.16%) SAPUI5
9 2 (0.77%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.77%) J2EE
9 2 (0.77%) Java EE
9 2 (0.77%) Middleware
10 1 (0.39%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.65%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.79%) Derivative
3 15 (5.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (4.63%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.09%) Equities
6 7 (2.70%) User Experience
7 6 (2.32%) Credit Derivative
7 6 (2.32%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.32%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.77%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.77%) PMI
9 2 (0.77%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.65%) Unix
2 14 (5.41%) Linux
3 10 (3.86%) Windows
4 9 (3.47%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.77%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (49.42%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (29.73%) Analytics
3 64 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (24.71%) ETL
4 46 (17.76%) Visualisation
5 43 (16.60%) Machine Learning
6 39 (15.06%) Data Visualisation
7 37 (14.29%) Migration
8 33 (12.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (12.36%) Scrum
10 31 (11.97%) Data Modelling
11 30 (11.58%) Kanban
12 23 (8.88%) Data Migration
13 21 (8.11%) Business Analysis
14 18 (6.95%) Data Management
14 18 (6.95%) Predictive Analytics
15 16 (6.18%) Data Analysis
15 16 (6.18%) Data Governance
16 14 (5.41%) Asset Management
16 14 (5.41%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 126 (48.65%) SQL
2 33 (12.74%) R
3 25 (9.65%) Java
3 25 (9.65%) VBA
4 22 (8.49%) Python
5 19 (7.34%) JavaScript
6 12 (4.63%) C#
7 11 (4.25%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.47%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.32%) ABAP
10 6 (2.32%) Scala
11 5 (1.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.93%) VB
12 3 (1.16%) C++
13 2 (0.77%) C
13 2 (0.77%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.77%) Ruby
13 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.39%) JCL
Qualifications
1 20 (7.72%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.18%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.79%) Degree
4 4 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.77%) PMP
7 1 (0.39%) AAT
7 1 (0.39%) ACCA
7 1 (0.39%) CFA
7 1 (0.39%) CIMA
7 1 (0.39%) MBA
7 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.63%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.86%) QA
3 2 (0.77%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.39%) IFRS
4 1 (0.39%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.54%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.47%) Ansible
2 8 (3.09%) Dollar Universe
3 3 (1.16%) Control-M
4 1 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.39%) Oozie
4 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 87 (33.59%) SAP
2 47 (18.15%) Oracle
3 35 (13.51%) Tableau
4 29 (11.20%) Microsoft
5 22 (8.49%) Informatica
6 19 (7.34%) Cognos
7 9 (3.47%) Hyperion
8 8 (3.09%) TIBCO
9 7 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.70%) SimCorp
10 6 (2.32%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (1.93%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.93%) Sybase
12 4 (1.54%) Birst
12 4 (1.54%) Netezza
12 4 (1.54%) Teradata
13 3 (1.16%) Adobe
13 3 (1.16%) Google
13 3 (1.16%) Jaspersoft
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