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 Crawley 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 Crawley 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 18 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.38% 3.83% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 6.93% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Average daily rate £400 £378 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +67.77%
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
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 101 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 35.71% 55.19% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 65 52
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £26.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% +40.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £15.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.50 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Business Objects
West Sussex

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Avionics
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Military
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP EP
3 1 (20.00%) PDM

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (20.00%) SAP EP
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Avionics
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Report Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Reporting Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) PDM
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau