The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 117 95 120
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +25
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 28 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.89% 1.20% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.01% 2.58% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £204 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £77.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.74% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -50.00%
Business Objects
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1396 1122 1496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.57% 46.42% 47.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 503 681
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 115 135
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
Hertfordshire -11 22 £325 -7.14% 7
Bedfordshire - 3 £300 - 2
Essex - 3 £400 -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Norfolk - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
East Anglia - - - - 2
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 21 (40.38%) SQL
1 21 (40.38%) Oracle
2 19 (36.54%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (23.08%) SAP
5 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
5 11 (21.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (19.23%) ETL
7 9 (17.31%) Finance
8 8 (15.38%) Data Mart
8 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
8 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
9 7 (13.46%) MS Project
10 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
10 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 6 (11.54%) Analytics
11 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
11 5 (9.62%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (9.62%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (9.62%) System Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Visualisation
11 5 (9.62%) Informatics
11 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
11 5 (9.62%) Windows
11 5 (9.62%) HTML

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Project
2 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.85%) MS Office
4 1 (1.92%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) TrackWise
2 1 (1.92%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) LDAP
1 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.38%) Data Mart
4 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
6 5 (9.62%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (9.62%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (7.69%) MySQL
8 3 (5.77%) MS Access
8 3 (5.77%) OLTP
8 3 (5.77%) DB2
8 3 (5.77%) OLAP
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (5.77%) DataStage
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (21.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (17.31%) Finance
3 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) Business Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Business Objects Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) IT Support
5 3 (5.77%) MI Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Designer
6 2 (3.85%) Report Writer
6 2 (3.85%) IT Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Excel Specialist
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
6 2 (3.85%) ETL Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) CSS
2 4 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) jQuery
3 2 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
4 1 (1.92%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Informatics
1 5 (9.62%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.85%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) AS400
4 1 (1.92%) Statistics
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) UNIX
3 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (19.23%) ETL
3 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.54%) Analytics
4 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Project Management
4 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) System Testing
5 4 (7.69%) Time Management
5 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.77%) QMS
7 2 (3.85%) OO
7 2 (3.85%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Workflow
7 2 (3.85%) Validation
7 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) C#
2 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.77%) PHP
3 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.77%) VB
4 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.85%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) R
5 1 (1.92%) VBA
5 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) GxP
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Oracle
2 12 (23.08%) SAP
3 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.62%) Cognos
5 3 (5.77%) Informatica
5 3 (5.77%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (5.77%) Orchard
6 2 (3.85%) Teradata
6 2 (3.85%) Actuate
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) JBoss
7 1 (1.92%) Niku
7 1 (1.92%) Adobe
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) KANA
7 1 (1.92%) Lagan
7 1 (1.92%) Nintex
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 200-250 Per Day
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £225 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago