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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 112 104 117
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 35 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.14% 0.97% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 2.10% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 14
Average daily rate
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£311 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.07% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £223 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
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 £19.23 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -48.14%
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
1386 1094 1454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.10% 46.10% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 486 647
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 123 136
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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
Hertfordshire -8 26 £300 -25.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £325 +1.56% 7
Essex -5 3 £400 -
Bedfordshire -12 2 £251 -8.63%
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
East Anglia - - - -
Business Objects
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (41.82%) SQL
1 23 (41.82%) Oracle
2 16 (29.09%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (25.45%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (23.64%) ETL
4 13 (23.64%) SAP
4 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
5 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (18.18%) Finance
5 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
7 7 (12.73%) SAP Data Services
7 7 (12.73%) RDBMS
7 7 (12.73%) Cognos
7 7 (12.73%) MS Project
7 7 (12.73%) Windows
7 7 (12.73%) MySQL
8 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
8 6 (10.91%) UNIX
8 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
8 6 (10.91%) QA
8 6 (10.91%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (9.09%) Data Integration
9 5 (9.09%) Data Quality
9 5 (9.09%) Oracle ODI

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (1.82%) SAS
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.73%) MS Project
3 3 (5.45%) MS Office
4 1 (1.82%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) TrackWise
2 1 (1.82%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
1 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (25.45%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
4 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
5 7 (12.73%) SAP Data Services
5 7 (12.73%) RDBMS
5 7 (12.73%) MySQL
6 6 (10.91%) BusinessObjects XI
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (9.09%) Data Mart
7 5 (9.09%) DataStage
7 5 (9.09%) OLTP
7 5 (9.09%) OLAP
7 5 (9.09%) MS Access
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (5.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) TestDirector
General
1 10 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Business Objects Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Business Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) MI Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Coordinator
6 4 (7.27%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (5.45%) IT Support
7 3 (5.45%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Report Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Excel Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.64%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) XML
2 4 (7.27%) CSS
2 4 (7.27%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) .NET
4 1 (1.82%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.82%) HTML5
4 1 (1.82%) jQuery
4 1 (1.82%) jBPM
4 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) FMCG
4 1 (1.82%) AS400
4 1 (1.82%) Informatics
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
3 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (23.64%) ETL
3 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.09%) Project Management
3 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
4 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (7.27%) System Testing
4 4 (7.27%) Time Management
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.45%) QMS
5 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Validation
5 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.27%) VB
4 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) PHP
4 3 (5.45%) C#
4 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.64%) Java
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) R
6 1 (1.82%) VBA
6 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
2 5 (9.09%) Data Quality
3 4 (7.27%) GxP
4 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Oracle
2 13 (23.64%) SAP
3 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.73%) Cognos
5 5 (9.09%) Informatica
5 5 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (7.27%) IBM
6 4 (7.27%) Teradata
7 3 (5.45%) Orchard
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco
8 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.64%) Actuate
9 1 (1.82%) KANA
9 1 (1.82%) Lagan
9 1 (1.82%) Niku
9 1 (1.82%) Adobe
9 1 (1.82%) HP
9 1 (1.82%) JBoss
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