The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 27 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 (SAP BO, BOBJ)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 69 57
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.39% 0.95% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.40% 5.38% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £365 £369 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.01% -18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £344 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £394 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +14.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.53 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% -33.33%  

BusinessObjects 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 advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 159 130 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 31.55% 17.57% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 74 79
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Median hourly rate - £51.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in West Sussex

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in West Sussex

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in West Sussex

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Worthing - 3 - -
Crawley -5 1 £438 +18.64% 1
BusinessObjects
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 11 (84.62%) SAP
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Test Management
3 9 (69.23%) Data Management
3 9 (69.23%) Master Data Management
4 8 (61.54%) SAP PSCD
4 8 (61.54%) Revenue Management
4 8 (61.54%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (61.54%) SAP ERP
4 8 (61.54%) General Ledger
4 8 (61.54%) SAP XI
4 8 (61.54%) CRM
4 8 (61.54%) ERP
4 8 (61.54%) CCA
4 8 (61.54%) SAP BW
4 8 (61.54%) webMethods
4 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
5 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) ISEB
7 2 (15.38%) Cognos
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Sybase
7 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
7 2 (15.38%) QA
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
7 2 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) SAP ERP
1 8 (61.54%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SAP BW
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Power BI
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) DB2
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) General Ledger
2 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Database Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Insight Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects Data Integrator
4 1 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects Integrator
4 1 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) SAP XI
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Test Management
2 9 (69.23%) Data Management
2 9 (69.23%) Master Data Management
3 8 (61.54%) CRM
3 8 (61.54%) ERP
3 8 (61.54%) Revenue Management
4 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
5 2 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Data Security
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Invoice Processing
6 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCA
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) SAP
2 8 (61.54%) webMethods
3 2 (15.38%) Cognos
3 2 (15.38%) Sybase
4 1 (7.69%) Netezza
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Teradata