Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 808 732 735
Rank change year-on-year -76 +3 -41
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 77 149 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.33% 0.68% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 68 86
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.69% -1.67%
10th Percentile £375 £336 £195
90th Percentile £588 £583 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +5.03% +5.69% -5.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £24.66 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.43% +20.29% -80.48%
10th Percentile £25.00 £24.66 £15.80
90th Percentile £27.00 £24.66 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 - £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 23,126 22,066 23,913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.60% 22.21% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,128 14,922 15,919
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 276 393
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.69% +5.36%
10th Percentile £12.37 £13.70 £11.05
90th Percentile £56.55 £54.38 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -0.33%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -74 74 £444 -1.39% 13
UK excluding London -51 40 £444 +5.03% 4
London -38 33 £480 -4.00% 9
South East -13 15 £463 +17.09%
South West -25 10 £438 +15.13% 2
North of England -34 10 £413 -10.81% 2
North West -27 5 £413 -9.59% 1
Yorkshire -17 4 £425 -22.73% 1
East of England +8 2 £563 -
West Midlands -23 1 - -
Scotland -24 1 - -
Midlands -28 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 73 (94.81%) Business Intelligence
2 70 (90.91%) SAP
3 44 (57.14%) BusinessObjects
4 34 (44.16%) SAP BW
5 33 (42.86%) SAP HANA
6 24 (31.17%) Finance
7 19 (24.68%) Analytics
8 17 (22.08%) SQL
9 15 (19.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 12 (15.58%) SAP S/4HANA
11 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
12 10 (12.99%) ERP
13 8 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (9.09%) Lumira
14 7 (9.09%) Visualisation
14 7 (9.09%) ETL
14 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
15 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Excel
15 6 (7.79%) ABAP
15 6 (7.79%) HP
15 6 (7.79%) SAP FI
15 6 (7.79%) SAP BPC
15 6 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (7.79%) Translating Business Requirements
15 6 (7.79%) SAP Data Services
15 6 (7.79%) Tableau
15 6 (7.79%) HP ALM
16 5 (6.49%) Public Cloud

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 2 (2.60%) SAS
2 1 (1.30%) SAP EP
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (15.58%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (7.79%) SAP BPC
2 6 (7.79%) SAP FI
3 4 (5.19%) SAP CO
3 4 (5.19%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (5.19%) SAP MM
4 3 (3.90%) SAP ERP
4 3 (3.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (2.60%) SAP APO
5 2 (2.60%) SAP MDG
5 2 (2.60%) SAP MDM
5 2 (2.60%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.30%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.30%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.30%) SAP PM
6 1 (1.30%) SAP PP
6 1 (1.30%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (57.14%) BusinessObjects
2 34 (44.16%) SAP BW
3 33 (42.86%) SAP HANA
4 15 (19.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 8 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (9.09%) Lumira
7 6 (7.79%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (6.49%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
9 4 (5.19%) Power BI
9 4 (5.19%) QlikView
9 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (3.90%) Big Data
10 3 (3.90%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (3.90%) Spotfire
11 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.30%) Qlik Sense
12 1 (1.30%) SAS EBI
12 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.60%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) LSMW
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Billing
3 3 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) Consultant
3 16 (20.78%) SAP Consultant
4 15 (19.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 14 (18.18%) SAP Developer
6 12 (15.58%) SAP BI Developer
7 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 10 (12.99%) SAP BI Consultant
9 9 (11.69%) Analyst
9 9 (11.69%) Architect
10 7 (9.09%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
11 6 (7.79%) SAP Analyst
12 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 5 (6.49%) SAP BI Analyst
12 5 (6.49%) SAP Engineer
13 4 (5.19%) Business Objects Architect
14 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
14 3 (3.90%) SAP HANA Consultant
14 3 (3.90%) SAP Manager
14 3 (3.90%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) EDI
2 2 (2.60%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) Web Services
3 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.30%) HTML
3 1 (1.30%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) REST
3 1 (1.30%) SAML
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.30%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.49%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.90%) FMCG
4 3 (3.90%) Replication
5 2 (2.60%) AS400
5 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (94.81%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (24.68%) Analytics
3 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 10 (12.99%) ERP
5 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.09%) ETL
5 7 (9.09%) Visualisation
6 6 (7.79%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.49%) Project Management
8 4 (5.19%) Machine Learning
8 4 (5.19%) Migration
8 4 (5.19%) Process Improvement
8 4 (5.19%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (5.19%) SAP Security
9 3 (3.90%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.90%) Kanban
9 3 (3.90%) Predictive Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) Scrum
9 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.08%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) ABAP
3 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.90%) Java
4 3 (3.90%) VBA
5 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.30%) VB
5 1 (1.30%) XPath
5 1 (1.30%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) SAP Certification
2 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) CIPD
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.60%) PMO
2 2 (2.60%) QA
3 1 (1.30%) GDPR
3 1 (1.30%) GxP
3 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.60%) MOM
3 1 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 70 (90.91%) SAP
2 6 (7.79%) HP
2 6 (7.79%) Tableau
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) Google
4 2 (2.60%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.30%) Adobe
5 1 (1.30%) Birst
5 1 (1.30%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.30%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.30%) Wallstreet Suite