The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 53 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% - 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.03 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+71.57% -50.00%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
209 168 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.14% 45.90% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 72 73
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 14 24
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -40.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.20 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.60 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Business Objects
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) Spotfire
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
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