Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 752 692 685
Rank change year-on-year -60 -7 -44
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 117 161 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.74% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 89 109
UK median daily rate £423 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £359 £335 £281
90th Percentile £538 £655 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £450 £405
% change year-on-year -7.22% +11.11% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
UK median hourly rate - £15.50 £105.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -85.24% +460.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.50 -

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 22,104 21,876 24,514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.98% 22.56% 23.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,381 14,584 16,354
UK median daily rate £455 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 314 425
UK median hourly rate £30.63 £28.18 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.68% -6.07% +9.09%
10th Percentile £14.54 £10.15 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.41 £48.64 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +32.08% -8.62% +11.54%

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 24 January 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
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 24 January 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 -60 106 £423 -6.11% 10
UK excluding London -9 57 £418 -7.22% 3
London -74 42 £450 -10.00% 7
South West +19 23 £415 +27.69% 1
Midlands +1 11 £400 -31.18% 1
North of England +35 9 £450 -
West Midlands +3 9 £383 -34.89% 1
South East -32 9 £488 +10.17%
North West +2 7 £450 -19.28%
Scotland -13 3 £438 -
East Midlands +1 2 £525 -7.69%
East of England -23 2 £413 -8.33% 1
Yorkshire +6 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 116 (99.15%) Business Intelligence
2 113 (96.58%) SAP
3 61 (52.14%) SAP BW
4 51 (43.59%) BusinessObjects
5 32 (27.35%) SAP HANA
6 29 (24.79%) Finance
7 28 (23.93%) ETL
8 27 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (20.51%) Tableau
11 21 (17.95%) ERP
12 19 (16.24%) SAS
12 19 (16.24%) Analytics
12 19 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (15.38%) Scrum
14 17 (14.53%) Data Modelling
15 16 (13.68%) SAS EBI
16 15 (12.82%) MuleSoft
16 15 (12.82%) Amazon Redshift
16 15 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
17 14 (11.97%) SQL
18 13 (11.11%) Ariba
18 13 (11.11%) Amazon S3
18 13 (11.11%) DevOps
18 13 (11.11%) German Language
18 13 (11.11%) Italian Language
18 13 (11.11%) SAP ERP
18 13 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (10.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
19 12 (10.26%) Marketing

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 19 (16.24%) SAS
2 3 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.71%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.71%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.85%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (11.11%) SAP ERP
2 8 (6.84%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (5.98%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 4 (3.42%) SAP APO
4 4 (3.42%) SAP MDG
4 4 (3.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.71%) SAP CAR
5 2 (1.71%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.71%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.71%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.71%) SAP POS DM
5 2 (1.71%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.85%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.85%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.85%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.85%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.85%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (52.14%) SAP BW
2 51 (43.59%) BusinessObjects
3 32 (27.35%) SAP HANA
4 26 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (13.68%) SAS EBI
6 15 (12.82%) Amazon Redshift
7 12 (10.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
9 8 (6.84%) Big Data
9 8 (6.84%) Lumira
10 7 (5.98%) QlikView
10 7 (5.98%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (4.27%) Data Lake
11 5 (4.27%) Hadoop
11 5 (4.27%) Power BI
12 4 (3.42%) Apache Hive
12 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database
13 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) ERwin
1 3 (2.56%) JIRA
2 2 (1.71%) LSMW
General
1 29 (24.79%) Finance
2 13 (11.11%) German Language
2 13 (11.11%) Italian Language
3 12 (10.26%) Marketing
4 11 (9.40%) Advertising
5 6 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.27%) Retail
7 2 (1.71%) Automotive
7 2 (1.71%) Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.85%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.85%) Back Office
8 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (28.21%) Developer
2 27 (23.08%) Consultant
3 24 (20.51%) SAP Consultant
4 15 (12.82%) SAP Developer
5 14 (11.97%) Analyst
6 13 (11.11%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
7 12 (10.26%) SAP Analyst
8 11 (9.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 11 (9.40%) SAP BI Analyst
9 10 (8.55%) SAP BW Consultant
10 9 (7.69%) SAP HANA Consultant
11 8 (6.84%) SAP BW Developer
12 7 (5.98%) Business Analyst
12 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
12 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (5.98%) SAP BI Consultant
12 7 (5.98%) SAP Business Analyst
12 7 (5.98%) Technical Design Leader
12 7 (5.98%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) SAP PI
2 3 (2.56%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.71%) IDoc
3 2 (1.71%) SAP ALE
3 2 (1.71%) XML
4 1 (0.85%) .NET
4 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) Kafka
4 1 (0.85%) LDAP
4 1 (0.85%) MDX
4 1 (0.85%) REST
4 1 (0.85%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.85%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.42%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (99.15%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (23.93%) ETL
3 27 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (17.95%) ERP
5 19 (16.24%) Analytics
6 18 (15.38%) Scrum
7 17 (14.53%) Data Modelling
8 13 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (11.11%) DevOps
9 12 (10.26%) Procure-to-Pay
10 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.69%) Data Management
12 8 (6.84%) Master Data Management
12 8 (6.84%) Order to Cash
13 7 (5.98%) Contract Management
14 6 (5.13%) Business Analysis
14 6 (5.13%) Project Management
14 6 (5.13%) Translating Business Requirements
15 5 (4.27%) CRM
15 5 (4.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.97%) SQL
2 6 (5.13%) ABAP
2 6 (5.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.71%) Java
3 2 (1.71%) Python
3 2 (1.71%) R
4 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.85%) VB
4 1 (0.85%) VBA
4 1 (0.85%) XPath
4 1 (0.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (3.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) HDFS
Vendors
1 113 (96.58%) SAP
2 24 (20.51%) Tableau
3 15 (12.82%) MuleSoft
4 13 (11.11%) Ariba
5 10 (8.55%) Informatica
5 10 (8.55%) Oracle
6 7 (5.98%) OpenText
7 4 (3.42%) Cognos
7 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.42%) Teradata
8 3 (2.56%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.71%) IBM
9 2 (1.71%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.71%) Sage
9 2 (1.71%) Talend
10 1 (0.85%) HP
10 1 (0.85%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.85%) Netezza
10 1 (0.85%) Splunk