Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 771 685 730
Rank change year-on-year -86 +45 -86
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 106 153 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.74% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 96 112
UK median daily rate £421 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.39% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £335 £325 £285
90th Percentile £581 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -7.78% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 22,592 20,695 23,633
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.35% 22.49% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,667 13,832 15,896
UK median daily rate £470 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £280
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 263 393
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £29.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +16.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £14.55 £9.60 £12.00
90th Percentile £54.75 £49.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.39 £24.50
% change year-on-year +47.70% +3.63% -14.60%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -85 95 £418 -7.22% 13
UK excluding London -76 54 £415 -7.78% 9
London -72 35 £438 -2.78% 4
South East -21 19 £438 -2.78% 2
South West +21 17 £415 +15.28% 1
West Midlands -15 7 £383 -19.47%
Midlands -30 7 £383 -19.47%
North of England -5 5 £600 +33.33% 6
East of England -16 3 £413 -8.33%
Wales - 3 £513 -
North West -17 2 £600 -5.51% 4
Yorkshire -16 1 - - 1
North East - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 102 (96.23%) Business Intelligence
2 99 (93.40%) SAP
3 48 (45.28%) SAP BW
4 40 (37.74%) Finance
5 33 (31.13%) BusinessObjects
6 29 (27.36%) Tableau
7 26 (24.53%) SAP HANA
8 20 (18.87%) ETL
8 20 (18.87%) Analytics
9 19 (17.92%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (15.09%) SQL
11 16 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (14.15%) SAS
12 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (11.32%) Scrum
14 12 (11.32%) Data Modelling
14 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (10.38%) DevOps
16 10 (9.43%) Procure-to-Pay
16 10 (9.43%) Amazon Redshift
16 10 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (9.43%) MuleSoft
16 10 (9.43%) Translating Business Requirements
16 10 (9.43%) SAS EBI
17 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
17 9 (8.49%) VBA
17 9 (8.49%) ERP
17 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Excel

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 15 (14.15%) SAS
2 2 (1.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.94%) Apache
3 1 (0.94%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.94%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (4.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.55%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (5.66%) SAP CO
2 6 (5.66%) SAP ERP
2 6 (5.66%) SAP FI
2 6 (5.66%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (4.72%) SAP SD
4 4 (3.77%) SAP APO
4 4 (3.77%) SAP BPC
4 4 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (2.83%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 3 (2.83%) SAP MDG
6 2 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (1.89%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.94%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.94%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.94%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.94%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.94%) SAP SEM
7 1 (0.94%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.55%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.94%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (45.28%) SAP BW
2 33 (31.13%) BusinessObjects
3 26 (24.53%) SAP HANA
4 19 (17.92%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (9.43%) Amazon Redshift
5 10 (9.43%) SAS EBI
6 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
7 8 (7.55%) QlikView
8 7 (6.60%) Lumira
8 7 (6.60%) Power BI
9 6 (5.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 5 (4.72%) Big Data
11 4 (3.77%) Data Lake
12 3 (2.83%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
13 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.94%) Flink
14 1 (0.94%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) JIRA
2 1 (0.94%) CA Gen
2 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.94%) ERwin
General
1 40 (37.74%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Billing
3 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.72%) Banking
4 5 (4.72%) German Language
4 5 (4.72%) Italian Language
4 5 (4.72%) Marketing
4 5 (4.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.77%) Advertising
6 3 (2.83%) Retail
6 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.89%) Back Office
8 1 (0.94%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.94%) Automotive
8 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (22.64%) Consultant
2 22 (20.75%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (18.87%) Developer
4 14 (13.21%) Architect
5 13 (12.26%) Analyst
6 12 (11.32%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 11 (10.38%) SAP BI Consultant
8 9 (8.49%) SAP Analyst
8 9 (8.49%) SAP BI Analyst
8 9 (8.49%) SAP BW Consultant
9 8 (7.55%) SAP Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
11 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Lead
11 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 6 (5.66%) SAP Manager
11 6 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.72%) SAP Architect
12 5 (4.72%) SAP BW Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) .NET
1 6 (5.66%) EDI
2 5 (4.72%) Web Services
3 4 (3.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.77%) HTML
3 4 (3.77%) LDAP
3 4 (3.77%) REST
3 4 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (2.83%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.94%) J2EE
5 1 (0.94%) MDX
5 1 (0.94%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.94%) SAP MI
5 1 (0.94%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.94%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.60%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.83%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.94%) Life Science
6 1 (0.94%) PMI
6 1 (0.94%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.94%) Linux
1 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (96.23%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (18.87%) Analytics
2 20 (18.87%) ETL
3 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.32%) Data Modelling
6 12 (11.32%) Scrum
7 11 (10.38%) DevOps
8 10 (9.43%) Procure-to-Pay
8 10 (9.43%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (8.49%) ERP
10 8 (7.55%) Change Management
10 8 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (6.60%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.60%) Business Transformation
11 7 (6.60%) Process Improvement
12 6 (5.66%) Data Integration
13 5 (4.72%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.09%) SQL
2 9 (8.49%) VBA
3 7 (6.60%) Java
4 6 (5.66%) ABAP
5 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.77%) R
5 4 (3.77%) VB
5 4 (3.77%) XPath
5 4 (3.77%) XQuery
6 1 (0.94%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.94%) C
6 1 (0.94%) Perl
6 1 (0.94%) Python
6 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.77%) Degree
1 4 (3.77%) SAP Certification
2 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.72%) GxP
2 5 (4.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) HP ALM
2 5 (4.72%) MOM
3 1 (0.94%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 99 (93.40%) SAP
2 29 (27.36%) Tableau
3 10 (9.43%) MuleSoft
4 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.60%) Ariba
5 7 (6.60%) Informatica
6 6 (5.66%) HP
7 5 (4.72%) Oracle
7 5 (4.72%) Wallstreet Suite
8 3 (2.83%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.83%) OpenText
8 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.83%) Teradata
9 2 (1.89%) Cognos
9 2 (1.89%) IBM
10 1 (0.94%) BEA
10 1 (0.94%) MapR
10 1 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.94%) Sybase
10 1 (0.94%) webMethods