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 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 18 April 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 Cambridgeshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 61 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.83% 1.17% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 2.29% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate £425 £408 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +14.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £383 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £422 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £31.30 £35.38
% change year-on-year
-52.06% -11.53%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
356 306 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.38% 51.00% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 126 172
Average daily rate £375 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 39 47
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -42.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Business Objects
East of England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +4 6 £425 +7.59% 1
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) ResourceLink
2 2 (22.22%) Spotfire
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (22.22%) Spotfire
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Scrum
1 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP