The first table below looks at the demand for BusinessObjects skills 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 BusinessObjects 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 of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the East of England 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 136 116 128
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 8 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.089% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.06% 0.43% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate £428 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £43.50
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
758 461 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.04% 20.47% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 283 380
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 35
Average hourly rate £35.20 £29.63 £29.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.81% +1.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

BusinessObjects
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 BusinessObjects across the East of England region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

BusinessObjects
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 BusinessObjects across the East of England region.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

BusinessObjects
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 BusinessObjects within the East of England 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
Essex - 3 £450 -
Cambridgeshire -9 2 £428 - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 16 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 2 (12.50%) SWIFT
6 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris
6 2 (12.50%) AS400
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) QA
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) TestDirector

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) FormScape
2 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Retail
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (12.50%) Ingres
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) OLTP
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Technical Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Report Writer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
2 2 (12.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) SWIFT
1 2 (12.50%) AS400
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (6.25%) System Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Niku
5 1 (6.25%) Northgate
5 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds