Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer was £406 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 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) Developer
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 808 733
Rank change year-on-year -30 -75 +10
Contract jobs requiring an SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer 49 83 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.083% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 52 115
UK median daily rate £406 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £176 £286
90th Percentile £575 £488 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £18.38 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.38 -

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 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Top 12 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) Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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
England -12 45 £413 +3.13% 4
UK excluding London +20 31 £400 +6.67% 3
London -35 16 £463 +8.82% 1
North of England +66 13 £413 +63.37%
South West +5 11 £420 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire +23 7 £450 +172.73%
North West +26 6 £393 -17.37%
South East -1 3 £400 +3.23%
Scotland -4 2 - -
Midlands +15 1 - - 2
Wales - 1 £400 -
East Midlands - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer 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) Developer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 26 (53.06%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (51.02%) SAP
4 21 (42.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 17 (34.69%) SQL
6 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
7 14 (28.57%) Oracle
8 13 (26.53%) ETL
8 13 (26.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (24.49%) Finance
10 11 (22.45%) Migration
10 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (20.41%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
12 8 (16.33%) SAP Data Services
13 7 (14.29%) SAP HANA
14 6 (12.24%) Banking
15 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
15 5 (10.20%) Lumira
15 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects XI
16 4 (8.16%) SAP S/4HANA
16 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 12c
16 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (8.16%) ERP
16 4 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
16 4 (8.16%) VBA
16 4 (8.16%) Java
16 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL

SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 21 (42.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
4 13 (26.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (20.41%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (16.33%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (14.29%) SAP HANA
9 5 (10.20%) Lumira
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (6.12%) SAP BW
11 3 (6.12%) Semantic Layer
12 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
12 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (2.04%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Japanese Language
3 3 (6.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) REST
1 2 (4.08%) SOAP
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.12%) Credit Risk
1 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Equities
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
3 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (26.53%) ETL
3 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.45%) Migration
5 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.16%) Data Management
6 4 (8.16%) ERP
7 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
7 3 (6.12%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (6.12%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (4.08%) Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) Creative Thinking
8 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (4.08%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
8 2 (4.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) Java
2 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
2 4 (8.16%) VBA
3 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) SAP
2 14 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Cognos
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Informatica
4 1 (2.04%) Tableau