The median contractor rate for an SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 635 621
Rank change year-on-year +76 -14  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant 28 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.034% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 9
Median daily rate £450 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% -13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £473 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +18.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 19 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 3 months to 25 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
England +56 26 £438 +12.90% 1
North West - 14 £415 -
Cumbria - 7 £425 -
Manchester - 6 £410 -
Chippenham - 4 - -
South West - 4 - -
Wiltshire - 4 - -
West Midlands +23 3 £451 +3.26%
Yorkshire +22 2 £450 +50.00%
London +2 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £475 -
Scotland - 2 £475 -
South East +39 1 - -
West Yorkshire +21 1 £450 +50.00%
Leeds +18 1 £450 +50.00%
Birmingham +16 1 £548 +36.87%
Surrey - 1 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 23 (53.49%) SAP
3 15 (34.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
4 12 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (25.58%) SAP BW
6 10 (23.26%) Finance
7 9 (20.93%) SAP HANA
8 8 (18.60%) SQL
9 7 (16.28%) Migration
9 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
9 7 (16.28%) DV Cleared
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle
10 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
10 6 (13.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 5 (11.63%) Remedy
11 5 (11.63%) BMC
11 5 (11.63%) ITSM
11 5 (11.63%) Remedy ITSM
12 4 (9.30%) C
13 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
13 3 (6.98%) SAP BPC
13 3 (6.98%) SAP S/4HANA
14 2 (4.65%) iTrent
14 2 (4.65%) SAP Data Services
14 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects XI
14 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
15 1 (2.33%) ETL

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (6.98%) SAP BPC
2 3 (6.98%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (4.65%) iTrent
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (34.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 11 (25.58%) SAP BW
4 9 (20.93%) SAP HANA
5 6 (13.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.65%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 1 (2.33%) Looker
8 1 (2.33%) Lumira
8 1 (2.33%) MySQL
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
4 5 (11.63%) ITSM
5 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.33%) Analytics
5 1 (2.33%) ETL
5 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) C
3 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.33%) ABAP
4 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) DV Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) SAP
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) BMC
3 5 (11.63%) Remedy
4 1 (2.33%) Cognos
4 1 (2.33%) Tableau