The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 16 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.02% 0.72% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 10.67% 1.27% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £17.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -51.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
75 79 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 56.39% 57.25% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 52 21
Average daily rate £375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £182 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £446 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Greenplum
3 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 5 (62.50%) Validation
4 4 (50.00%) Huawei
4 4 (50.00%) LTE
4 4 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Nortel
4 4 (50.00%) Ericsson
4 4 (50.00%) 3G
4 4 (50.00%) 2G
4 4 (50.00%) SNMP
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) Telnet
5 3 (37.50%) DNS

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LTE
1 4 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (50.00%) 3G
1 4 (50.00%) 2G
1 4 (50.00%) SNMP
1 4 (50.00%) Telnet
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Perl Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
1 8 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Validation
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Greenplum
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Huawei
4 4 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (50.00%) Nortel
4 4 (50.00%) Ericsson
5 3 (37.50%) Talend