The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 102 91 117
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 19 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 1.56% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 3.14% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 8
Average daily rate
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£369 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.07% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -46.15%
Business Objects
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1112 1274 1655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.37% 49.65% 52.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 511 559
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 51 50
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Objects across the Berkshire region.

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Berkshire region.

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 5 £425 - 2
Slough -9 2 £275 -18.51% 4
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Objects also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Objects.

1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
2 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (27.03%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (27.03%) SAP
3 10 (27.03%) Finance
4 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
4 9 (24.32%) Degree
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
5 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) Teradata
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle
6 6 (16.22%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (13.51%) ETL
7 5 (13.51%) MS Office
7 5 (13.51%) Informatica
7 5 (13.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
7 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
8 4 (10.81%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (10.81%) Data Management
8 4 (10.81%) Migration
8 4 (10.81%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
9 3 (8.11%) ITIL
9 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Objects also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Objects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (8.11%) Maximo
3 2 (5.41%) SAP BPC
3 2 (5.41%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (2.70%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (2.70%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.70%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.70%) SAP SEM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.70%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.70%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (8.11%) MS Access
6 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.41%) SAP BW
8 1 (2.70%) SAP BI
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.70%) OLAP
8 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.70%) QlikView
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Business Objects Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Business Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) MI Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Business Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Report Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Designer
7 1 (2.70%) SAP BPC Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Conversion
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) UNIX
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) HPUX
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
3 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.51%) ETL
4 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
5 4 (10.81%) Data Management
5 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.11%) ERP
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) EAM
6 3 (8.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (8.11%) Information Management
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.41%) Analytics
7 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) ABAP
3 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) SAP
2 7 (18.92%) Teradata
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 5 (13.51%) Informatica
5 4 (10.81%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (8.11%) IBM
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.11%) Primavera
7 2 (5.41%) Telerik
8 1 (2.70%) hybris
8 1 (2.70%) SunGard
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) BMC
8 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.70%) Remedy
8 1 (2.70%) JDA
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