Period
to 15 November 2018

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 6 months to 15 November 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 XI (BOXI)
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 877 854
Rank change year-on-year +13 -23 -93
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 14 18 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.017% 0.050%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.060% 0.079% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 41
UK median daily rate £456 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.10% +31.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £416 £444 £225
90th Percentile £492 £575 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £436 £300
% change year-on-year -5.44% +45.42% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £19.84 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BusinessObjects XI 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 23,422 22,760 24,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.48% 22.09% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,306 15,517 15,970
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £283
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 286 375
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £31.23 £28.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.07% +10.82% -1.12%
10th Percentile £12.90 £14.00 £10.10
90th Percentile £57.50 £57.81 £52.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £28.09
% change year-on-year -2.14% +24.60% -5.58%

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 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 7 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 6 months to 15 November 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 +16 13 £456 -17.05% 3
London +21 9 £500 -9.09% 1
UK excluding London -25 4 £413 -5.44% 3
South East - 2 - -
Scotland -18 1 - - 1
North West -20 1 £413 -
North of England -22 1 £413 - 2

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI.

1 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Tableau
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (42.86%) ETL
5 5 (35.71%) Informatica
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) SAP
7 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 3 (21.43%) Unix
7 3 (21.43%) PowerCenter
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) CRM
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (7.14%) R
9 1 (7.14%) F5
9 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
9 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 1 (7.14%) Big Data
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (7.14%) Analytics
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
9 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables

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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (21.43%) PowerCenter
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Tableau Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Business Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Informatica Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Server Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Tableau
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) Informatica
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Cognos
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas
5 1 (7.14%) VMware