The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 113 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 4 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.80% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 1.67% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £341 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £235 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £413 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.48 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+11.58% -27.18%
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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 Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1055 896 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 50.41% 47.91% 47.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 457 358
Average daily rate £375 £364 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% +3.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £228 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 47 84
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £13.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +127.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £37.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Southampton -19 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) ETL
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) QlikView
4 4 (28.57%) Data Mapping
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) ERwin
4 4 (28.57%) Star Schema
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Informatica
4 4 (28.57%) PowerCenter
5 3 (21.43%) NHS
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
6 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (14.29%) VBA
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos
6 2 (14.29%) Finance

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) QlikView
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) Star Schema
2 4 (28.57%) PowerCenter
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (7.14%) Xcelsius
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) MS Access
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) ERwin
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modeller
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Data Modeller
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Database Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) NHS
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.14%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 4 (28.57%) Data Mapping
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (7.14%) Information Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Informatica
2 2 (14.29%) Cognos
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (7.14%) SAP