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 Dorset 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 Dorset 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 32 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.44% 3.78% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 9.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate - £363 -
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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 76 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 45.85% 41.08% 39.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 59
Average daily rate £450 £328 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.40% -9.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 11
Average hourly rate £30.00 £47.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +227.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Business Objects
South West

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset 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
Bournemouth -10 1 - -
Weymouth - - - -
Business Objects
South West

Business Objects
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle