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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 88 105 105
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 34 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.32% 1.10% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 2.44% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 17
Average daily rate
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£438 £368 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £126 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £17.48 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+24.46% -11.51%
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
1290 1026 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.19% 45.20% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 534 519
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 114 132
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.16 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +5 19 £475 +58.33% 4
Bedfordshire -7 6 £425 +6.25% 2
Hertfordshire +3 4 £225 -59.09% 3
Norfolk - 3 £280 - 2
Essex -14 2 - - 1
Business Objects
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 35 (50.00%) SQL
2 27 (38.57%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (32.86%) ETL
4 21 (30.00%) SAP
5 20 (28.57%) Oracle
6 18 (25.71%) ISO 9001
6 18 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (25.71%) BusinessObjects XI
7 17 (24.29%) Finance
8 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 13 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (18.57%) SAP Data Services
10 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
10 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (17.14%) Business Analysis
11 11 (15.71%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (15.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 10 (14.29%) OLAP
12 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 8 (11.43%) BODI
13 8 (11.43%) Windows
13 8 (11.43%) Cognos
13 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (10.00%) RDBMS
14 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (8.57%) Sybase IQ
15 6 (8.57%) Financial Institution
15 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) BusinessObjects
2 18 (25.71%) BusinessObjects XI
3 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
4 13 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (18.57%) SAP Data Services
5 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
5 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (15.71%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (15.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 10 (14.29%) OLAP
8 8 (11.43%) BODI
9 7 (10.00%) RDBMS
9 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (8.57%) Sybase IQ
10 6 (8.57%) MS Access
10 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
11 5 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Analyst
2 19 (27.14%) Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Consultant
4 12 (17.14%) Business Analyst
5 10 (14.29%) Data Analyst
6 9 (12.86%) Business Developer
7 8 (11.43%) MI Analyst
7 8 (11.43%) Business Objects Developer
8 7 (10.00%) Master Data Consultant
8 7 (10.00%) Data Consultant
9 6 (8.57%) Master Data Analyst
10 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
11 4 (5.71%) Information Analyst
11 4 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
12 3 (4.29%) IT Support
12 3 (4.29%) Report Analyst
12 3 (4.29%) Administrator
12 3 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
13 2 (2.86%) Excel Specialist
13 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) XML
2 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) J2EE
3 2 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.43%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 5 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) AS400
3 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.43%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.43%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) UNIX
3 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) ETL
2 18 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (17.14%) Business Analysis
4 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.14%) Migration
6 4 (5.71%) System Testing
6 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.29%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (4.29%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (4.29%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.29%) Time Management
7 3 (4.29%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.86%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.43%) Data Reconciliation
9 1 (1.43%) Line Management
9 1 (1.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
2 6 (8.57%) C
3 3 (4.29%) Java
3 3 (4.29%) VB
4 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.86%) PHP
4 2 (2.86%) C#
4 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (25.71%) ISO 9001
2 6 (8.57%) QA
3 5 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) SAP
2 20 (28.57%) Oracle
3 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.43%) Cognos
5 6 (8.57%) Sybase
6 5 (7.14%) Informatica
7 4 (5.71%) Teradata
7 4 (5.71%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (5.71%) IBM
8 3 (4.29%) Orchard
9 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.86%) HP
9 2 (2.86%) Cisco
10 1 (1.43%) Actuate
10 1 (1.43%) Cerner
10 1 (1.43%) KANA
10 1 (1.43%) Lagan
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