The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 40 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.71% 0.33% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 0.70% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.05 - £19.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.24 £21.71
% change year-on-year
+53.96% -25.20%
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
154 143 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 54.80% 47.51% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 72 92
Average daily rate £375 £390 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% +58.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £255 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 38
Average hourly rate £21.59 £11.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.22% -42.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £18.75 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
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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
Maidstone - - - - 1
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Spotfire

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Spotfire
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Report Writer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau
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