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 Slough 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 Slough 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 29 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.54% 0.84% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.39% 1.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.89% -
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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
118 113 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 45.38% 47.28% 42.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 60 48
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (42.86%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
1 3 (42.86%) MS Access
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
1 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) DataStage
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) FastStats
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) ABAP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (42.86%) MS Access
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
2 2 (28.57%) DataStage
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BW Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Database Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Database Marketing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Information Management
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
2 1 (14.29%) Campaign Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) JDA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle