The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 156 115 150
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +35
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 87 126 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.95% 1.44% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 2.95% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 76 34
Average daily rate
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£375 £366 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +6.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £258 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £26.28 £15.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.16% -57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -50.00%
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England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4307 4272 4879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.16% 48.86% 49.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2233 2162 2121
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 263 294
Average hourly rate £16.72 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Business Objects Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Surrey +6 28 £378 -5.62% 3
Berkshire +3 23 £375 +7.44% 5
Buckinghamshire -16 15 £325 -17.46% 1
West Sussex 0 5 £400 +33.33% 4
Middlesex -5 5 - - 1
Hampshire -15 4 £279 -15.31% 3
Kent -10 3 £475 +111.11%
Oxfordshire -6 1 £500 +53.84%
Thames Valley - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 71 (35.50%) SQL
2 67 (33.50%) Oracle
3 59 (29.50%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (26.50%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (24.00%) BusinessObjects
6 47 (23.50%) MS Excel
7 43 (21.50%) ETL
8 41 (20.50%) Telecoms
9 40 (20.00%) Finance
10 39 (19.50%) Microsoft
11 35 (17.50%) SAP
12 31 (15.50%) SQL Server
12 31 (15.50%) Data Management
13 24 (12.00%) BusinessObjects XI
14 20 (10.00%) Management Information System
15 18 (9.00%) UNIX
15 18 (9.00%) Oracle Database
16 17 (8.50%) PowerCenter
16 17 (8.50%) MS Office
17 16 (8.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 16 (8.00%) Informatica
17 16 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
18 15 (7.50%) XML
18 15 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 14 (7.00%) Business Analysis
19 14 (7.00%) Data Analysis
19 14 (7.00%) Data Cleansing
20 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 13 (6.50%) Oracle Database 11g
20 13 (6.50%) MS Access

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.50%) SAS
3 1 (0.50%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.50%) Documentum
Applications
1 47 (23.50%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.50%) MS Office
3 8 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.50%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.50%) Maximo
3 2 (1.00%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.50%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.50%) SAP ECC
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.50%) Agresso
4 1 (0.50%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.50%) SAP SEM
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.50%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) Taleo
1 3 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.50%) Radio Access Network
2 10 (5.00%) 3G
2 10 (5.00%) 2G
3 9 (4.50%) LTE
4 5 (2.50%) 4G
4 5 (2.50%) GPRS
4 5 (2.50%) GSM
4 5 (2.50%) UMTS
5 4 (2.00%) SNMP
5 4 (2.00%) Telnet
6 3 (1.50%) DNS
6 3 (1.50%) DHCP
7 2 (1.00%) SAN
8 1 (0.50%) Intranet
8 1 (0.50%) Internet
8 1 (0.50%) FTP
8 1 (0.50%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.50%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (26.50%) Data Warehouse
2 48 (24.00%) BusinessObjects
3 31 (15.50%) SQL Server
4 24 (12.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 18 (9.00%) Oracle Database
6 17 (8.50%) PowerCenter
7 16 (8.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 15 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (6.50%) MS Access
9 13 (6.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (6.00%) QlikView
10 12 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (5.50%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (4.50%) MySQL
13 8 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (3.50%) SAP BW
15 6 (3.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Toad
1 3 (1.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.00%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.50%) ERwin
3 1 (0.50%) ProC
3 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (20.50%) Telecoms
2 40 (20.00%) Finance
3 8 (4.00%) Marketing
4 7 (3.50%) Banking
5 5 (2.50%) Legal
6 4 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.00%) Military
7 3 (1.50%) Retail
8 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 71 (35.50%) Analyst
2 52 (26.00%) Developer
3 25 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 18 (9.00%) Business Analyst
4 18 (9.00%) Business Developer
4 18 (9.00%) Consultant
5 17 (8.50%) Business Objects Developer
6 10 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
7 9 (4.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 8 (4.00%) Data Manager
9 7 (3.50%) MI Analyst
9 7 (3.50%) SQL Developer
9 7 (3.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (3.00%) Database Developer
10 6 (3.00%) Report Developer
10 6 (3.00%) SAP Developer
10 6 (3.00%) Report Analyst
10 6 (3.00%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.50%) Architect
11 5 (2.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.50%) XML
2 4 (2.00%) HTML
2 4 (2.00%) Middleware
2 4 (2.00%) Web Services
3 3 (1.50%) .NET
3 3 (1.50%) MDX
4 2 (1.00%) Mason
4 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.50%) BAPI
5 1 (0.50%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.50%) Flash
5 1 (0.50%) JPA
5 1 (0.50%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.50%) Data Extraction
2 3 (1.50%) Data Integration
2 3 (1.50%) NHS
3 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.50%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.50%) Replication
4 1 (0.50%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.50%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.50%) Economics
4 1 (0.50%) Informatics
4 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.50%) FMCG
4 1 (0.50%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.00%) UNIX
2 11 (5.50%) Linux
3 2 (1.00%) Windows
4 1 (0.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.50%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (21.50%) ETL
3 31 (15.50%) Data Management
4 16 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (7.00%) Data Cleansing
5 14 (7.00%) Data Analysis
5 14 (7.00%) Business Analysis
6 12 (6.00%) Migration
6 12 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (5.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (4.50%) Data Modelling
8 9 (4.50%) Project Management
8 9 (4.50%) Master Data Management
8 9 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (4.00%) Analytics
9 8 (4.00%) CRM
9 8 (4.00%) ERP
10 7 (3.50%) Validation
10 7 (3.50%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (3.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (35.50%) SQL
2 11 (5.50%) Java
3 8 (4.00%) VBA
4 6 (3.00%) C#
4 6 (3.00%) Perl
5 5 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.00%) C++
6 4 (2.00%) VB
7 2 (1.00%) C
7 2 (1.00%) ABAP
7 2 (1.00%) VB6
7 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.50%) VBScript
8 1 (0.50%) XPath
8 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (5.00%) Degree
1 10 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.50%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) Basel II
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.50%) Netcool
1 3 (1.50%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (0.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 67 (33.50%) Oracle
2 39 (19.50%) Microsoft
3 35 (17.50%) SAP
4 16 (8.00%) Informatica
5 9 (4.50%) Greenplum
6 6 (3.00%) Teradata
7 5 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.50%) IBM
7 5 (2.50%) Ericsson
8 4 (2.00%) Nortel
8 4 (2.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 4 (2.00%) Huawei
9 3 (1.50%) Tableau
9 3 (1.50%) Talend
9 3 (1.50%) hybris
9 3 (1.50%) Primavera
9 3 (1.50%) Mapinfo
9 3 (1.50%) Cognos
10 2 (1.00%) HP
10 2 (1.00%) EMC
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