The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 28 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.40% 2.14% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% 7.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
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 £25.00 £17.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -48.14%
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Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Vendors Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
93 57 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 43.46% 30.48% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 27 38
Average daily rate £400 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £235 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £482 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Business Objects
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) MS Access
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Business Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) MS Access
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Report Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Pricing Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Business Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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