Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 755 707 688
Rank change year-on-year -48 -19 -50
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 125 172 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% 0.74% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 93 118
UK median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £344 £196 £300
90th Percentile £560 £670 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £421
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.04% +5.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
UK median hourly rate - £20.50 £105.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -80.48% +460.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.50 -

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 22644 23279 26161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.94% 22.62% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15596 15408 17369
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 352 413
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.18 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.82% +2.47% -
10th Percentile £14.54 £10.05 £11.80
90th Percentile £57.81 £51.44 £51.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -1.75% +14.00%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -34 114 £438 -2.78% 14
UK excluding London -7 54 £425 +6.25% 9
London -4 52 £450 - 5
South West +6 14 £370 +5.71% 5
Midlands +11 13 £525 -9.68%
North of England +43 11 £450 - 3
South East -31 11 £488 +21.88%
West Midlands +9 10 £400 -31.91%
North West +15 9 £450 -16.67%
Scotland -14 3 £438 -
East Midlands -5 2 £525 -7.69%
East of England -22 2 £413 -8.33% 1
Yorkshire +19 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 123 (98.40%) SAP
3 66 (52.80%) SAP BW
4 59 (47.20%) BusinessObjects
5 45 (36.00%) SAP HANA
6 30 (24.00%) Finance
7 25 (20.00%) ETL
8 24 (19.20%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (15.20%) Data Modelling
9 19 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (14.40%) ERP
10 18 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (12.80%) Analytics
12 15 (12.00%) SQL
12 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
13 14 (11.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 14 (11.20%) Tableau
14 13 (10.40%) Ariba
14 13 (10.40%) German Language
14 13 (10.40%) Italian Language
15 12 (9.60%) Marketing
15 12 (9.60%) Procure-to-Pay
15 12 (9.60%) Lumira
16 11 (8.80%) SAP S/4HANA
16 11 (8.80%) Informatica
16 11 (8.80%) Oracle
16 11 (8.80%) Advertising
16 11 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (8.00%) Scrum
17 10 (8.00%) Retail

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 10 (8.00%) SAS
2 3 (2.40%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.60%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.60%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.80%) Apache
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.80%) Confluence
4 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.80%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) SPSS
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (8.80%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (7.20%) SAP ERP
3 7 (5.60%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 5 (4.00%) SAP CAR
4 5 (4.00%) SAP POS DM
4 5 (4.00%) SAP Retail
5 4 (3.20%) SAP MDG
6 3 (2.40%) SAP CRM
7 2 (1.60%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.80%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.80%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.80%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.80%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.80%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.80%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (5.60%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (52.80%) SAP BW
2 59 (47.20%) BusinessObjects
3 45 (36.00%) SAP HANA
4 24 (19.20%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (11.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 12 (9.60%) Lumira
8 10 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
9 8 (6.40%) SAS EBI
10 7 (5.60%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (5.60%) Big Data
11 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database
11 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 5 (4.00%) Hadoop
12 5 (4.00%) OLAP
12 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (4.00%) Power BI
12 5 (4.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) ERwin
2 2 (1.60%) JIRA
2 2 (1.60%) LSMW
2 2 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.80%) JMeter
3 1 (0.80%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.80%) Selenium
3 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (24.00%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) German Language
2 13 (10.40%) Italian Language
3 12 (9.60%) Marketing
4 11 (8.80%) Advertising
5 10 (8.00%) Retail
6 5 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (3.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.60%) Automotive
9 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.80%) Back Office
9 1 (0.80%) Banking
9 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (29.60%) Consultant
2 34 (27.20%) SAP Consultant
3 27 (21.60%) Developer
4 16 (12.80%) Analyst
5 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 15 (12.00%) SAP Analyst
5 15 (12.00%) SAP BI Consultant
6 14 (11.20%) SAP BW Consultant
6 14 (11.20%) SAP Developer
7 13 (10.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 13 (10.40%) SAP BI Analyst
7 13 (10.40%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 12 (9.60%) SAP HANA Consultant
9 8 (6.40%) Business Analyst
9 8 (6.40%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 8 (6.40%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 8 (6.40%) SAP Business Analyst
10 7 (5.60%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.60%) Technical Design Leader
10 7 (5.60%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.00%) IDoc
1 5 (4.00%) SAP ALE
1 5 (4.00%) XML
2 4 (3.20%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (3.20%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.60%) .NET
3 2 (1.60%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.60%) SAP MI
4 1 (0.80%) COM
4 1 (0.80%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.80%) Kafka
4 1 (0.80%) MDX
4 1 (0.80%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.40%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.40%) User Experience
4 2 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.80%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (20.00%) ETL
3 19 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (15.20%) Data Modelling
4 18 (14.40%) ERP
5 16 (12.80%) Analytics
6 12 (9.60%) Procure-to-Pay
7 11 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (8.00%) Order to Cash
8 10 (8.00%) Scrum
9 9 (7.20%) Data Management
9 9 (7.20%) Master Data Management
10 7 (5.60%) Contract Management
10 7 (5.60%) Project Management
10 7 (5.60%) SAP Implementation
11 6 (4.80%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.80%) Translating Business Requirements
12 5 (4.00%) CRM
12 5 (4.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.00%) SQL
2 9 (7.20%) ABAP
3 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.40%) Java
5 2 (1.60%) Python
6 1 (0.80%) R
6 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) ISEB
3 1 (0.80%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) HDFS
Vendors
1 123 (98.40%) SAP
2 14 (11.20%) Tableau
3 13 (10.40%) Ariba
4 11 (8.80%) Informatica
4 11 (8.80%) Oracle
5 10 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.60%) MuleSoft
6 7 (5.60%) OpenText
7 5 (4.00%) Teradata
8 4 (3.20%) Cognos
9 3 (2.40%) Hortonworks
9 3 (2.40%) HP
9 3 (2.40%) IBM
9 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.60%) Netezza
10 2 (1.60%) Sage
10 2 (1.60%) Talend
11 1 (0.80%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.80%) MicroStrategy