Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 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 Business Intelligence Platform (BOBI, SAP BI)
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 807 694 723
Rank change year-on-year -113 +29 -58
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 94 166 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.40% 0.77% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 94 107
UK median daily rate £450 £469 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +10.29% -1.16%
10th Percentile £310 £325 £208
90th Percentile £592 £609 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £445 £400
% change year-on-year -0.28% +11.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
UK median hourly rate £39.50 £24.66 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.18% -3.29% -
10th Percentile £27.70 £24.66 £25.25
90th Percentile £49.25 £24.66 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 - £25.50

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 23,455 21,539 24,282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.70% 22.45% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,368 14,311 16,259
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 269 377
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.84% +8.77% +14.00%
10th Percentile £14.11 £11.17 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.25 £30.10
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.13% +20.41%

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence in the UK

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence in the UK

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence in the UK

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence in the UK

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence in the UK

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence within the UK over the 6 months to 22 July 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 -110 89 £438 -5.41% 10
London -49 45 £444 -11.25% 4
UK excluding London -71 42 £444 -0.28% 6
South East -31 23 £438 +13.64% 4
North of England -33 8 £438 -5.41% 1
South West +4 4 - -
North West -31 4 £600 +29.73% 1
Yorkshire -17 3 £425 -22.73%
Midlands -32 3 £365 -23.16% 1
West Midlands -46 3 £365 -23.16%
Wales - 3 £513 -
East of England +4 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence.

1 88 (93.62%) SAP
1 88 (93.62%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (50.00%) Finance
3 38 (40.43%) SAP BW
4 35 (37.23%) BusinessObjects
5 34 (36.17%) SAP HANA
6 21 (22.34%) Analytics
7 18 (19.15%) Tableau
8 17 (18.09%) SQL
9 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Excel
9 13 (13.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (12.77%) Translating Business Requirements
10 12 (12.77%) HP ALM
10 12 (12.77%) HP
11 11 (11.70%) Process Improvement
11 11 (11.70%) SAP S/4HANA
12 10 (10.64%) Procure-to-Pay
12 10 (10.64%) Billing
12 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (10.64%) VBA
13 9 (9.57%) ABAP
13 9 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (9.57%) EDI
13 9 (9.57%) SAP FI
13 9 (9.57%) Change Management
13 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
14 8 (8.51%) SAP Security
14 8 (8.51%) Visualisation
14 8 (8.51%) SAP FI/CO

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
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 4 (4.26%) SAS
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) SAP EP
3 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (6.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (11.70%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (9.57%) SAP FI
3 8 (8.51%) SAP CO
3 8 (8.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (7.45%) SAP BPC
4 7 (7.45%) SAP SD
5 5 (5.32%) SAP MM
6 4 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (2.13%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (2.13%) SAP APO
7 2 (2.13%) SAP CRM
7 2 (2.13%) SAP ERP
7 2 (2.13%) SAP MDG
7 2 (2.13%) SAP MDM
8 1 (1.06%) SAP HR
8 1 (1.06%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (1.06%) SAP PM
8 1 (1.06%) SAP PP
8 1 (1.06%) SAP R/3
8 1 (1.06%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.06%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) SAP BW
2 35 (37.23%) BusinessObjects
3 34 (36.17%) SAP HANA
4 9 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 7 (7.45%) QlikView
6 6 (6.38%) Power BI
7 5 (5.32%) Lumira
7 5 (5.32%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (4.26%) Spotfire
9 2 (2.13%) Big Data
9 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.06%) CorVu
10 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (1.06%) CA Gen
3 1 (1.06%) LSMW
General
1 47 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Billing
3 8 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (6.38%) Banking
4 6 (6.38%) Retail
5 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Consultant
2 20 (21.28%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (17.02%) Developer
4 14 (14.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 13 (13.83%) Architect
5 13 (13.83%) SAP BI Consultant
6 12 (12.77%) Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) SAP Developer
8 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (8.51%) SAP BI Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 6 (6.38%) SAP Analyst
12 5 (5.32%) SAP BI Analyst
12 5 (5.32%) SAP BW Consultant
13 4 (4.26%) SAP Architect
13 4 (4.26%) SAP Engineer
13 4 (4.26%) VBA Developer
14 3 (3.19%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 3 (3.19%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) EDI
2 6 (6.38%) .NET
2 6 (6.38%) Web Services
3 4 (4.26%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.26%) HTML
3 4 (4.26%) LDAP
3 4 (4.26%) REST
3 4 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.13%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (2.13%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.06%) J2EE
5 1 (1.06%) SAML
5 1 (1.06%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.06%) SAP MI
5 1 (1.06%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.26%) Replication
4 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.19%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.13%) AS400
5 2 (2.13%) FMCG
6 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.06%) Life Science
6 1 (1.06%) PMI
6 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Linux
1 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (93.62%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (22.34%) Analytics
3 13 (13.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (12.77%) Translating Business Requirements
5 11 (11.70%) Process Improvement
6 10 (10.64%) Procure-to-Pay
6 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (9.57%) Change Management
8 8 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.51%) Data Modelling
8 8 (8.51%) ERP
8 8 (8.51%) ETL
8 8 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (8.51%) SAP Security
8 8 (8.51%) Visualisation
9 6 (6.38%) Data Integration
9 6 (6.38%) SOA
10 5 (5.32%) CRM
10 5 (5.32%) Migration
10 5 (5.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.09%) SQL
2 10 (10.64%) VBA
3 9 (9.57%) ABAP
4 7 (7.45%) Java
5 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.26%) VB
5 4 (4.26%) XPath
5 4 (4.26%) XQuery
6 3 (3.19%) R
7 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.06%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.06%) C
8 1 (1.06%) Perl
8 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.06%) CIPD
2 1 (1.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) Data Quality
1 6 (6.38%) GxP
1 6 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.13%) PMO
2 2 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (12.77%) HP ALM
2 6 (6.38%) MOM
3 1 (1.06%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 88 (93.62%) SAP
2 18 (19.15%) Tableau
3 12 (12.77%) HP
4 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.32%) Wallstreet Suite
6 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.13%) Ariba
7 2 (2.13%) Cognos
7 2 (2.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.13%) Informatica
7 2 (2.13%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle
8 1 (1.06%) BEA
8 1 (1.06%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.06%) hybris
8 1 (1.06%) Pega
8 1 (1.06%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.06%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (1.06%) Sybase
8 1 (1.06%) webMethods