The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Oxfordshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 43 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 4 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.84% 2.02% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 4.26% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £300 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £256 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £335 £431
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 £17.50 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -17.85%
Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
198 235 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.51% 47.57% 55.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 147 160
Average daily rate £350 £340 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £183 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 26
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.35 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.97% -19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £11.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Oxford -4 3 £475 +58.33%
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (71.43%) SAP
1 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Sybase
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
5 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
5 1 (14.29%) Syclo
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Informatics
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Economics
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) BAPI

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (14.29%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
4 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Business Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Business Objects Developer
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BI Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BW Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Economics
1 1 (14.29%) Informatics
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) Syclo