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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 54 45 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 27 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.09% 3.38% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 4.88% 7.76% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 5
Average daily rate
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£295 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.27% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £351 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -17.85%
Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
553 451 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.90% 43.57% 47.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 214 185
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 £201 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 48 38
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.75 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% -7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £27.15 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
Milton Keynes -21 12 £290 -21.62% 1
Buckingham - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 19 (34.55%) MS Excel
2 18 (32.73%) Oracle
2 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.09%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (29.09%) Telecoms
3 16 (29.09%) Data Management
4 15 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (23.64%) Finance
5 13 (23.64%) ETL
5 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (18.18%) SQL
7 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
8 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
9 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
9 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.91%) DTS
10 6 (10.91%) Project Management
11 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 5 (9.09%) Banking
11 5 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
12 4 (7.27%) Radio Access Network
12 4 (7.27%) Change Control
12 4 (7.27%) Middleware
12 4 (7.27%) Java
13 3 (5.45%) ERP
13 3 (5.45%) UNIX
13 3 (5.45%) Service Management
13 3 (5.45%) BusinessObjects XI
13 3 (5.45%) Data Mart

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) SAS
3 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (34.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.91%) DTS
5 3 (5.45%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (5.45%) Data Mart
6 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.64%) OLAP
6 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.64%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.82%) OLTP
7 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.82%) ERwin
General
1 16 (29.09%) Telecoms
2 13 (23.64%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Data Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Data Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Business Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior ETL Developer
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Business Objects Developer
7 2 (3.64%) ETL Developer
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.82%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Data Management
2 15 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (23.64%) ETL
3 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (10.91%) Project Management
5 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 5 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (7.27%) Change Control
7 3 (5.45%) ERP
7 3 (5.45%) Service Management
8 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Migration
9 1 (1.82%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.82%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Basel II
1 1 (1.82%) CRD IV
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.82%) SAP
2 1 (1.82%) Cognos
2 1 (1.82%) Tableau