The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 51 43 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 33 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.55% 3.48% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 5.95% 8.08% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 5
Average daily rate
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£280 £366 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.54% +4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -14.63%
Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
555 433 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.89% 43.04% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 200 185
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £435 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 48 35
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £28.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Milton Keynes -13 16 £280 -24.32%
Buckingham - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 17 (30.36%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 15 (26.79%) ETL
5 15 (26.79%) Data Management
5 15 (26.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (21.43%) Finance
8 11 (19.64%) SQL
9 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 9 (16.07%) Management Information System
10 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (12.50%) DTS
11 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
11 7 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
12 6 (10.71%) Project Management
13 5 (8.93%) Banking
14 4 (7.14%) Middleware
14 4 (7.14%) Service Management
14 4 (7.14%) Java
14 4 (7.14%) Change Control
14 4 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
15 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects XI
15 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (5.36%) Data Mart
15 3 (5.36%) Relational Database

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (12.50%) DTS
5 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Data Mart
5 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.36%) OLAP
6 2 (3.57%) OLTP
6 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.57%) PowerCenter
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.79%) QlikView
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.79%) ERwin
General
1 16 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 12 (21.43%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Data Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Data Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Team Leader
5 5 (8.93%) Business Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Support
8 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Support Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (1.79%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) ETL
1 15 (26.79%) Data Management
1 15 (26.79%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
4 6 (10.71%) Project Management
5 4 (7.14%) Service Management
5 4 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (5.36%) ERP
7 2 (3.57%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.79%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (1.79%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (1.79%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.79%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Tableau
2 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.79%) Cognos
2 1 (1.79%) SAP