Period
to 24 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 (BO) Consultant
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 818 851
Rank change year-on-year -40 +33 -26
Contract jobs requiring an SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant 20 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.039% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.041% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 23
UK median daily rate £363 £423 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.20% -3.43% +4.48%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £292
90th Percentile £415 £579 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £445 £375
% change year-on-year -10.11% +18.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 95,407 90,891 102,711
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.79% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,339 59,264 65,754
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £250
90th Percentile £625 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,822 3,233 3,722
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.47 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +10.61%

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant in the UK

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant in the UK

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant in the UK

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant in the UK

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
England -42 19 £363 -14.20%
UK excluding London -1 9 £400 -10.11%
London -27 9 £350 -8.20%
North of England +21 4 £430 -25.22%
South East -12 4 £400 +10.34%
Yorkshire -2 2 £430 -25.22%
North West - 2 - -
East of England -18 1 £315 -23.64%

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (50.00%) SAP
3 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) SMS
3 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) ResourceLink
3 8 (40.00%) Northgate
3 8 (40.00%) Data Extraction
4 5 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (15.00%) LSMW
6 3 (15.00%) Data Management
6 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Logistics
6 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) SAP ERP
6 3 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (15.00%) Validation
6 3 (15.00%) BAPI
6 3 (15.00%) ERP
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) Runbook
6 3 (15.00%) Cutover Planning
7 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) ResourceLink
2 3 (15.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (5.00%) iTrent
3 1 (5.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) LSMW
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Data Extraction
1 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Cutover Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
4 3 (15.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) Logistics
4 3 (15.00%) Runbook
4 3 (15.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) SAP
2 8 (40.00%) Northgate
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft