The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 June 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 / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 252 278
Rank change year-on-year +3 +26  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.065% 0.11% 0.032%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.54% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £375 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +13.33% +5.63%  
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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1730 1854 2007
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.35% 20.69% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1159 1226
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 48 28
Median hourly rate £26.25 £34.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.79% +51.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

BusinessObjects XI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects XI in the South East

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects XI in the South East

BusinessObjects XI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Buckinghamshire -19 2 £375 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
BusinessObjects XI
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South East region with a requirement for BusinessObjects XI.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Lumira

BusinessObjects XI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (20.00%) Lumira
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Report Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos