The median contractor rate for an SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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) Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 605 573
Rank change year-on-year +34 -32  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer 39 46 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.085% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.090% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 48
Median daily rate £450 £356 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.31% -12.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £262 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £454 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +26.42% -6.66%  
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 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98420 117801 120925
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 £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4481 5171 7481
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 7 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 3 months to 28 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 +32 39 £450 +26.31%
UK excluding London +33 27 £443 +26.42%
North of England +65 12 £450 +28.57%
London +9 11 £480 +12.94%
South East +23 9 £350 +0.71%
Midlands +14 5 £443 +36.15%
South West -2 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 81 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 48 (59.26%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (54.32%) SAP
4 40 (49.38%) SQL
5 31 (38.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 21 (25.93%) Oracle
6 21 (25.93%) ETL
7 18 (22.22%) BusinessObjects XI
7 18 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 16 (19.75%) SAP HANA
8 16 (19.75%) Data Modelling
9 15 (18.52%) Migration
10 14 (17.28%) SAP Data Services
11 13 (16.05%) Finance
11 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (16.05%) Crystal Reports
12 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (13.58%) Banking
13 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database
14 10 (12.35%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (12.35%) Java
15 9 (11.11%) PL/SQL
15 9 (11.11%) SAP BW
15 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
16 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
16 7 (8.64%) Analytics
17 6 (7.41%) Windows Server
17 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology

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 6 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.47%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 31 (38.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 18 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 18 (22.22%) BusinessObjects XI
4 16 (19.75%) SAP HANA
5 14 (17.28%) SAP Data Services
6 13 (16.05%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database
8 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 9 (11.11%) SAP BW
9 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
10 5 (6.17%) Lumira
10 5 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (4.94%) QlikView
11 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
11 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (3.70%) Sybase ASE
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Japanese Language
5 2 (2.47%) Back Office
5 2 (2.47%) Electronics
5 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.47%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Automotive
6 1 (1.23%) Front Office
6 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) REST
1 3 (3.70%) SOAP
1 3 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.23%) CSS
2 1 (1.23%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Pricing Data
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Windows
1 6 (7.41%) Windows Server
1 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (25.93%) ETL
3 16 (19.75%) Data Modelling
4 15 (18.52%) Migration
5 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.35%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (8.64%) Analytics
8 6 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 6 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.17%) ERP
10 4 (4.94%) Business Analytics
10 4 (4.94%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.70%) Data Management
11 3 (3.70%) Data Reconciliation
11 3 (3.70%) OO
11 3 (3.70%) Process Improvement
11 3 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.70%) RUP
11 3 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (49.38%) SQL
2 10 (12.35%) Java
3 9 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.94%) VBA
6 1 (1.23%) C
6 1 (1.23%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 44 (54.32%) SAP
2 21 (25.93%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Sybase
4 2 (2.47%) Tableau
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft