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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 99 102 107
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 18 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.87% 0.81% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 1.62% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 0
Average daily rate
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£324 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.25%
Business Objects
South East

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
945 989 960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 45.74% 50.18% 54.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 499 539
Average daily rate £375 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 54 110
Average hourly rate £15.00 £24.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.04 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hook - 5 £330 -
Southampton -4 2 £575 +125.49%
Basingstoke 0 1 £275 +87.07% 1
Winchester - 1 £250 -
Farnborough - 1 £475 - 1
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 12 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (40.91%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity
5 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 6 (27.27%) System Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Migration
5 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (18.18%) Informatica
7 4 (18.18%) SAP
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) ETL
7 4 (18.18%) SAS
7 4 (18.18%) QlikView
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
8 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (13.64%) Netezza
8 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
8 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (18.18%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) QlikView
3 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (13.64%) Xcelsius
4 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.55%) DB2
6 1 (4.55%) PowerCenter
6 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
6 1 (4.55%) SAP BI
6 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
6 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) ERwin
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Test Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Business Objects Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modeller
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Siebel Configurator
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Business Intelligence
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) SAP XI
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity
2 6 (27.27%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
2 6 (27.27%) System Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) ETL
4 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Data Governance
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) R
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
1 4 (18.18%) Informatica
2 3 (13.64%) Ab Initio
2 3 (13.64%) Netezza
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Siebel
3 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy