Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 835 737
Rank change year-on-year -27 -98 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 17 53 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.051% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.075% 0.23% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 41 94
UK median daily rate £525 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% +4.92% -10.29%
10th Percentile £444 £225 £288
90th Percentile £575 £488 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +45.42% -14.29% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £19.84 - £15.00
10th Percentile £18.75 - £14.50
90th Percentile £20.92 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.00

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 22595 23511 26618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.09% 22.60% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15446 15594 17543
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.51%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 366 411
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.54% -2.83% +16.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.13 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.00 £52.09 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.20% -6.07% +33.33%

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 6 months to 20 November 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 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 20 November 2017. 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
UK excluding London +22 10 £436 +45.42%
England -16 9 £550 +37.50% 2
Scotland -6 8 £436 +336.25%
London -37 7 £550 +25.71% 2
North of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 12 (70.59%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (29.41%) ETL
5 5 (29.41%) VBA
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (23.53%) Informatica
6 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) SAP
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (17.65%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (17.65%) Japanese Language
7 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
7 3 (17.65%) Tableau
7 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Unix

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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (11.76%) PowerCenter
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data
6 1 (5.88%) BODI
6 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) DataStage
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.88%) Sybase IQ
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Japanese Language
4 2 (11.76%) Front Office
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Publishing
5 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Business Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (5.88%) Derivative
3 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) ETL
3 4 (23.53%) Data Management
3 4 (23.53%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Data Reconciliation
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) VBA
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) ABAP
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Informatica
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) Tableau
4 1 (5.88%) Alteryx
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Sybase
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata