The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for BusinessObjects XI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 29 June 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 XI (BOXI)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 619 575
Rank change year-on-year +26 -44  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 21 30 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.056% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.20% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 46
UK median daily rate £488 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -5.06%  
10th Percentile £375 £265 £313
90th Percentile £575 £456 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BusinessObjects XI 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 10536 11727 13206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.37% 21.83% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15348 17471 20004
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £313 £290 £268
90th Percentile £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 335 344
UK median hourly rate £31.25 £31.90 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.03% +19.25%  
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £15.07
90th Percentile £51.83 £50.10 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

BusinessObjects XI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BusinessObjects XI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects XI in the UK

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects XI in the UK

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects XI in the UK

BusinessObjects XI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects XI in the UK

BusinessObjects XI
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 18 £500 +33.33% 2
London +6 11 £500 +17.64%
UK excluding London +54 10 £425 +13.33% 3
South East +10 4 £375 -
Scotland +37 3 £475 +375.00% 1
Midlands +10 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI.

1 33 (86.84%) BusinessObjects
2 25 (65.79%) SQL
3 20 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (44.74%) Finance
5 13 (34.21%) Oracle
6 10 (26.32%) ETL
7 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
7 8 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (21.05%) Front Office
7 8 (21.05%) Banking
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.79%) SAP
9 6 (15.79%) Unix
9 6 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (15.79%) Fixed Income
9 6 (15.79%) Global One
9 6 (15.79%) Credit Derivative
9 6 (15.79%) Derivative
10 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
10 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
11 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
11 4 (10.53%) VBA
11 4 (10.53%) Cognos
11 4 (10.53%) QlikView
12 3 (7.89%) ETRM
12 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
12 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
12 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (7.89%) Analytics

BusinessObjects XI
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 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (86.84%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (10.53%) QlikView
6 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
6 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.26%) Kalido
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (5.26%) Power BI
7 2 (5.26%) PowerCenter
7 2 (5.26%) SAP BW
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (5.26%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (5.26%) Sybase IQ
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
2 8 (21.05%) Front Office
3 3 (7.89%) Back Office
3 3 (7.89%) Japanese Language
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 16 (42.11%) Business Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Credit Risk Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Business Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (5.26%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) SAP BW Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) SAP PM Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) MDX
1 1 (2.63%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Credit Derivative
1 6 (15.79%) Derivative
1 6 (15.79%) Fixed Income
1 6 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (26.32%) ETL
3 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
4 3 (7.89%) Analytics
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Collateral Management
4 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
4 3 (7.89%) Data Management
4 3 (7.89%) Data Reconciliation
4 3 (7.89%) ETRM
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
4 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (5.26%) Release Management
5 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.53%) VBA
4 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) SAP
3 4 (10.53%) Cognos
4 3 (7.89%) Informatica
4 3 (7.89%) Sybase
5 2 (5.26%) Netezza
6 1 (2.63%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) Tableau