The first table below looks at the demand for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 Essex 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 63 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.40% - 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £301
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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
206 81 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.21% 19.71% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 39 31
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 16
Average hourly rate £35.20 £30.89 £26.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% +14.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £27.50 £22.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £37.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
BusinessObjects
East of England

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Essex

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Essex 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
Colchester - - - -
BusinessObjects
East of England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) Ingres
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
4 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) AS400
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) FormScape
2 1 (12.50%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Ingres
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (25.00%) AS400
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Northgate