The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 29 March 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 / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 161 168
Rank change year-on-year -31 +7  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 56 108 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.71% 1.16% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.50% 5.77% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 67 61
Median daily rate £388 £389 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.32% -2.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £396
% change year-on-year -3.12% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.54% -53.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year +70.58% -14.46%  

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 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 1598 1872 1707
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 20.31% 20.03% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 1209 1037
Median daily rate £408 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 30
Median hourly rate £18.00 £38.05 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.69% +1.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.90 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £55.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in the South East

BusinessObjects
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 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in the South East

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in the South East

BusinessObjects
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 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in the South East

BusinessObjects
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Berkshire +32 19 £396 -1.00%
Hampshire +1 12 £300 -13.04% 3
West Sussex +2 7 £525 +2.94%
Buckinghamshire -24 6 £438 +34.61%
Surrey -11 4 £550 +22.22% 1
East Sussex - 4 £325 - 2
Middlesex -6 1 £610 +62.66%
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South East region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 60 (46.15%) SAP
2 56 (43.08%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (31.54%) SQL
4 37 (28.46%) Oracle
5 36 (27.69%) Finance
6 29 (22.31%) SAP BW
7 24 (18.46%) SQL Server
8 23 (17.69%) SAP Data Services
9 21 (16.15%) Telecoms
10 19 (14.62%) CRM
11 18 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (13.85%) Data Management
11 18 (13.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 17 (13.08%) Analytics
12 17 (13.08%) Microsoft
13 16 (12.31%) ERP
13 16 (12.31%) Master Data Management
14 15 (11.54%) Data Modelling
15 14 (10.77%) webMethods
15 14 (10.77%) CCA
15 14 (10.77%) SAP XI
15 14 (10.77%) General Ledger
15 14 (10.77%) SAP ERP
15 14 (10.77%) Test Management
15 14 (10.77%) SAP PSCD
15 14 (10.77%) Revenue Management
15 14 (10.77%) Customer Requirements
16 13 (10.00%) Citrix
17 12 (9.23%) Linux

BusinessObjects
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.62%) SAS
2 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.31%) IIS
3 3 (2.31%) JBoss
4 2 (1.54%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.77%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.77%) MS Office
2 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (10.77%) SAP ERP
1 14 (10.77%) SAP PSCD
2 3 (2.31%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.31%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.54%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.77%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (0.77%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.77%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.77%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) DNS
2 6 (4.62%) Firewall
2 6 (4.62%) NetScaler
2 6 (4.62%) Network Security
2 6 (4.62%) SSL
2 6 (4.62%) Wireless
3 2 (1.54%) 2G
3 2 (1.54%) 3G
3 2 (1.54%) LTE
3 2 (1.54%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.77%) ATM
4 1 (0.77%) GPRS
4 1 (0.77%) GSM
4 1 (0.77%) HSPA
4 1 (0.77%) Internet
4 1 (0.77%) LAN
4 1 (0.77%) Telnet
4 1 (0.77%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.77%) WAN
4 1 (0.77%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.31%) SAP BW
2 24 (18.46%) SQL Server
3 23 (17.69%) SAP Data Services
4 18 (13.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 18 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (8.46%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 10 (7.69%) SAP HANA
8 8 (6.15%) DB2
8 8 (6.15%) Oracle Database
8 8 (6.15%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (4.62%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.62%) Lumira
10 5 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
10 5 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (3.85%) Power BI
10 5 (3.85%) QlikView
11 4 (3.08%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.77%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.77%) JIRA
1 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.77%) Subversion
1 1 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (27.69%) Finance
2 21 (16.15%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.77%) General Ledger
4 11 (8.46%) Marketing
5 3 (2.31%) Retail
6 2 (1.54%) Banking
7 1 (0.77%) Advertising
7 1 (0.77%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.77%) Billing
7 1 (0.77%) Electronics
7 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Analyst
2 31 (23.85%) Developer
3 27 (20.77%) Consultant
4 18 (13.85%) SAP Consultant
5 13 (10.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 12 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Business Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (5.38%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) Data Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) SAP Developer
9 7 (5.38%) SQL Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.62%) Architect
10 6 (4.62%) Network Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
11 5 (3.85%) Business Consultant
11 5 (3.85%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.08%) SAP BW Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.77%) SAP XI
2 8 (6.15%) XML
3 6 (4.62%) Regular Expression
3 6 (4.62%) Web Services
4 4 (3.08%) XSD
5 3 (2.31%) REST
5 3 (2.31%) SOAP
5 3 (2.31%) XSLT
6 2 (1.54%) HTML
6 2 (1.54%) HTML5
7 1 (0.77%) CSS
7 1 (0.77%) CSS3
7 1 (0.77%) DOM
7 1 (0.77%) jQuery
7 1 (0.77%) JSON
7 1 (0.77%) MDX
7 1 (0.77%) Middleware
7 1 (0.77%) Node.js
7 1 (0.77%) OLE
7 1 (0.77%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.62%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.54%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.77%) iSeries
5 1 (0.77%) User Experience
5 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.23%) Linux
2 10 (7.69%) Windows
3 8 (6.15%) Unix
4 7 (5.38%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (43.08%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (14.62%) CRM
3 18 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.85%) Data Management
4 17 (13.08%) Analytics
5 16 (12.31%) ERP
5 16 (12.31%) Master Data Management
6 15 (11.54%) Data Modelling
7 14 (10.77%) Customer Requirements
7 14 (10.77%) Revenue Management
7 14 (10.77%) Test Management
8 11 (8.46%) Scrum
9 9 (6.92%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.15%) Change Management
10 8 (6.15%) ITIL
10 8 (6.15%) Migration
11 7 (5.38%) ETL
11 7 (5.38%) Service Management
12 6 (4.62%) Project Management
12 6 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (31.54%) SQL
2 8 (6.15%) PL/SQL
2 8 (6.15%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.62%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.85%) ABAP
4 5 (3.85%) Java
5 3 (2.31%) ANSI SQL
6 2 (1.54%) C#
6 2 (1.54%) C++
6 2 (1.54%) COBOL
6 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.54%) Perl
7 1 (0.77%) PHP
7 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) CCA
2 6 (4.62%) Degree
3 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.77%) PMP
4 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.77%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.31%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.38%) XenApp
2 7 (5.38%) XenDesktop
3 6 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.62%) vSphere
3 6 (4.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) SCCM
2 1 (0.77%) Control-M
2 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (46.15%) SAP
2 37 (28.46%) Oracle
3 17 (13.08%) Microsoft
4 14 (10.77%) webMethods
5 13 (10.00%) Citrix
6 9 (6.92%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (4.62%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.62%) Cisco
7 6 (4.62%) Dell
7 6 (4.62%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (4.62%) Teradata
7 6 (4.62%) VMware
8 5 (3.85%) Cognos
9 4 (3.08%) Informatica
9 4 (3.08%) Thunderhead
10 3 (2.31%) Netezza
10 3 (2.31%) OpenText
11 2 (1.54%) Google
11 2 (1.54%) Greenplum
11 2 (1.54%) Nokia Networks
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