The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 June 2015 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 67 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.13% 1.00% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 1.86% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -11.39%
Business Objects
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
352 377 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.68% 54.09% 50.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 170 111
Average daily rate £325 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 33 34
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015. 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
Cambridge -8 1 £300 -29.41%
Peterborough - 1 £300 -
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) OLAP
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (20.00%) NHS
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
5 1 (10.00%) McKesson

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) OLAP
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) MI Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Master Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) NHS Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) McKesson