Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 2017 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
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 686 716 676
Rank change year-on-year +30 -40 -57
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 169 169 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.78% 0.70% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 106 105
UK median daily rate £463 £421 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.79% -3.16% -3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £200 £300
90th Percentile £594 £596 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.25% - +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £24.66 £25.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.29% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.50 -

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 21576 24284 25974
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.45% 22.10% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14391 16275 16839
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 381 350
UK median hourly rate £31.25 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.46% +22.00% -14.50%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.50 £13.73
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £53.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £31.70 £25.00
% change year-on-year +7.26% +26.80% -13.79%

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 28 July 2017.

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
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 28 July 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 +52 160 £463 +8.82% 8
UK excluding London +33 91 £445 +11.25% 8
London +38 58 £500 - 1
South East +26 34 £385 +2.67%
Midlands +34 27 £475 +6.98% 1
West Midlands +38 24 £475 +11.76% 1
North of England +77 20 £463 +15.63% 5
North West +38 19 £463 +15.63% 5
South West -2 5 £360 +0.70%
Scotland +38 3 - -
East Midlands -8 2 £463 -6.57%
East of England - 2 £550 -
Yorkshire +33 1 £550 +77.42%

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence.

1 164 (97.04%) Business Intelligence
2 160 (94.67%) SAP
3 73 (43.20%) BusinessObjects
4 69 (40.83%) SAP BW
5 57 (33.73%) SAP HANA
6 39 (23.08%) Finance
7 35 (20.71%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (14.20%) SQL
9 22 (13.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 21 (12.43%) Data Modelling
11 18 (10.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (9.47%) Oracle
14 15 (8.88%) ETL
14 15 (8.88%) Lumira
15 14 (8.28%) Analytics
16 12 (7.10%) Business Analysis
17 11 (6.51%) Project Management
17 11 (6.51%) Microsoft
17 11 (6.51%) ERP
17 11 (6.51%) SQL Server
17 11 (6.51%) Test Management
17 11 (6.51%) QA
17 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (5.92%) Data Structures
18 10 (5.92%) Banking
18 10 (5.92%) ISEB
19 9 (5.33%) SLA
19 9 (5.33%) Java
19 9 (5.33%) Migration

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 5 (2.96%) SAS
2 3 (1.78%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.18%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.59%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) SAP APO
1 7 (4.14%) SAP CO
1 7 (4.14%) SAP FI
1 7 (4.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (3.55%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (2.37%) SAP ERP
3 4 (2.37%) Teamcenter
4 3 (1.78%) SAP BPC
4 3 (1.78%) SAP CAR
4 3 (1.78%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.78%) SAP POS DM
4 3 (1.78%) SAP Retail
5 2 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.18%) ResourceLink
5 2 (1.18%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.59%) Endur
6 1 (0.59%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.59%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.59%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.59%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.37%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.59%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (43.20%) BusinessObjects
2 69 (40.83%) SAP BW
3 57 (33.73%) SAP HANA
4 35 (20.71%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (13.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 15 (8.88%) Lumira
7 11 (6.51%) SQL Server
8 7 (4.14%) SAP Data Services
9 6 (3.55%) DB2
9 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.96%) Big Data
10 5 (2.96%) SAS EBI
11 4 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (2.37%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.37%) OLAP
11 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.78%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.78%) Pentaho
12 3 (1.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.18%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.59%) JIRA
2 1 (0.59%) JMeter
2 1 (0.59%) Selenium
2 1 (0.59%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (23.08%) Finance
2 10 (5.92%) Banking
3 8 (4.73%) Retail
4 5 (2.96%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.18%) Marketing
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
7 1 (0.59%) Billing
7 1 (0.59%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.59%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) French Language
7 1 (0.59%) German Language
7 1 (0.59%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.59%) Publishing
7 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (33.73%) Consultant
2 52 (30.77%) SAP Consultant
3 32 (18.93%) Developer
4 26 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 24 (14.20%) SAP BI Consultant
5 24 (14.20%) SAP BW Consultant
6 23 (13.61%) SAP Developer
7 22 (13.02%) Analyst
8 19 (11.24%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 15 (8.88%) SAP HANA Consultant
9 15 (8.88%) SAP Manager
10 14 (8.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 12 (7.10%) Architect
11 12 (7.10%) SAP Analyst
12 11 (6.51%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 11 (6.51%) Test Manager
13 10 (5.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 10 (5.92%) SAP Architect
13 10 (5.92%) SAP BI Developer
14 9 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.78%) IDoc
1 3 (1.78%) SAP ALE
1 3 (1.78%) SAP Fiori
1 3 (1.78%) XML
2 2 (1.18%) J2EE
2 2 (1.18%) SAP Basis
2 2 (1.18%) SAP MI
2 2 (1.18%) SAP PI
2 2 (1.18%) Web Services
3 1 (0.59%) .NET
3 1 (0.59%) COM
3 1 (0.59%) CSS
3 1 (0.59%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.59%) Kafka
3 1 (0.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.92%) Data Structures
3 8 (4.73%) FMCG
3 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.37%) CMDB
5 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.59%) Pricing Data
5 1 (0.59%) User Experience
5 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.18%) Unix
2 1 (0.59%) Linux
2 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.59%) Windows
2 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (97.04%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (12.43%) Data Modelling
3 18 (10.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (8.88%) ETL
6 14 (8.28%) Analytics
7 12 (7.10%) Business Analysis
8 11 (6.51%) ERP
8 11 (6.51%) Project Management
8 11 (6.51%) Test Management
9 9 (5.33%) Migration
9 9 (5.33%) System Integration Testing
10 8 (4.73%) Dashboard Development
11 7 (4.14%) Release Management
11 7 (4.14%) Scrum
11 7 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (3.55%) Change Management
12 6 (3.55%) Incident Management
12 6 (3.55%) ITIL
12 6 (3.55%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.20%) SQL
2 9 (5.33%) Java
3 5 (2.96%) ABAP
4 3 (1.78%) C
4 3 (1.78%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.18%) Perl
5 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (5.92%) ISEB
2 8 (4.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (4.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.55%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.37%) Degree
5 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.59%) APMP
6 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.59%) CIPD
6 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.51%) QA
2 9 (5.33%) SLA
3 5 (2.96%) PMO
4 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.59%) HDFS
1 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 160 (94.67%) SAP
2 16 (9.47%) Oracle
3 11 (6.51%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.33%) Tableau
5 5 (2.96%) Informatica
6 4 (2.37%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.78%) Ariba
8 2 (1.18%) BEA
8 2 (1.18%) Birst
8 2 (1.18%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.18%) HP
8 2 (1.18%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.18%) OpenText
8 2 (1.18%) Sybase
8 2 (1.18%) Talend
8 2 (1.18%) webMethods
9 1 (0.59%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.59%) hybris
9 1 (0.59%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.59%) Splunk
England
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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