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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 155 133 109
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -24
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 103 118 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.10% 1.32% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 2.76% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 68 68
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £364
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.32 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+16.11% -10.25%
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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
4482 4273 4181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.90% 47.71% 50.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2116 2048
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 244 345
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.19 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 2015.

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
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 3 July 2015. 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
Hampshire +15 25 £324 -21.36% 8
Berkshire +13 21 £456 +9.28% 5
Buckinghamshire -21 20 £363 +25.00% 2
Surrey -12 14 £400 +10.34% 4
Oxfordshire -21 6 £492 +9.22%
Middlesex +5 5 £300 -14.28%
West Sussex -13 5 £450 +12.50% 2
Kent 0 4 - -
East Sussex - 2 £143 - 1
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 87 (42.86%) SQL
2 75 (36.95%) Oracle
3 73 (35.96%) BusinessObjects
3 73 (35.96%) SAP
4 70 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
5 51 (25.12%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (18.23%) ETL
6 37 (18.23%) Finance
7 35 (17.24%) MS Excel
8 33 (16.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 32 (15.76%) SQL Server
10 31 (15.27%) Data Modelling
11 28 (13.79%) XML
11 28 (13.79%) Degree
12 27 (13.30%) Microsoft
13 24 (11.82%) SAP BW
14 23 (11.33%) Java
14 23 (11.33%) SAP Data Services
15 22 (10.84%) Oracle Database
15 22 (10.84%) PL/SQL
16 21 (10.34%) MS Office
16 21 (10.34%) Informatica
16 21 (10.34%) QlikView
17 20 (9.85%) Migration
17 20 (9.85%) Telecoms
18 19 (9.36%) Management Information System
18 19 (9.36%) UNIX
18 19 (9.36%) Analytics
19 18 (8.87%) Security Cleared
19 18 (8.87%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 14 (6.90%) SAS
2 11 (5.42%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.96%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.46%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (2.46%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.97%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.97%) Documentum
5 4 (1.97%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.48%) IIS
6 3 (1.48%) Lync
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.34%) MS Office
3 3 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.49%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (5.91%) SAP SRM
2 5 (2.46%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (1.97%) SAP MDM
4 3 (1.48%) WebTrends
4 3 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.48%) SAP MII
5 2 (0.99%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.99%) Maximo
6 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.49%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.48%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.48%) SaaS
1 3 (1.48%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.45%) LTE
1 7 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (2.96%) 4G
2 6 (2.96%) 3G
3 5 (2.46%) LAN
3 5 (2.46%) WAN
4 3 (1.48%) Intranet
4 3 (1.48%) UMTS
4 3 (1.48%) GPRS
4 3 (1.48%) GSM
4 3 (1.48%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.99%) Firewall
5 2 (0.99%) 2G
6 1 (0.49%) Internet
6 1 (0.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (35.96%) BusinessObjects
2 51 (25.12%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (16.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 32 (15.76%) SQL Server
5 24 (11.82%) SAP BW
6 23 (11.33%) SAP Data Services
7 22 (10.84%) Oracle Database
8 21 (10.34%) QlikView
9 16 (7.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (7.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (7.88%) BusinessObjects XI
10 15 (7.39%) Data Mart
11 13 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (6.40%) DB2
12 11 (5.42%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (5.42%) PowerCenter
12 11 (5.42%) SAP HANA
12 11 (5.42%) Relational Database
13 9 (4.43%) SAP BI
14 8 (3.94%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 5 (2.46%) CA Gen
2 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.49%) ERwin
General
1 37 (18.23%) Finance
2 20 (9.85%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.45%) Marketing
4 6 (2.96%) Legal
5 5 (2.46%) Banking
6 4 (1.97%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.48%) Retail
8 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 75 (36.95%) Developer
2 52 (25.62%) Analyst
3 26 (12.81%) Business Developer
4 21 (10.34%) Business Objects Developer
5 18 (8.87%) Architect
6 17 (8.37%) Business Analyst
7 15 (7.39%) Consultant
8 13 (6.40%) SQL Developer
9 12 (5.91%) Test Analyst
10 10 (4.93%) Data Analyst
10 10 (4.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (4.43%) SAP Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Oracle Developer
11 9 (4.43%) SAP Consultant
12 7 (3.45%) Technical Architect
12 7 (3.45%) Designer
13 6 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.46%) Project Manager
14 5 (2.46%) ETL Developer
14 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.79%) XML
2 12 (5.91%) SAP XI
3 10 (4.93%) Middleware
3 10 (4.93%) .NET
3 10 (4.93%) ASP.NET
4 9 (4.43%) HTML
5 7 (3.45%) BAPI
6 5 (2.46%) SAP Smart Forms
6 5 (2.46%) SAP ALE
6 5 (2.46%) SAP PI
6 5 (2.46%) J2EE
7 4 (1.97%) Web Dynpro
7 4 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.48%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (1.48%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.48%) MDX
8 3 (1.48%) Web Services
8 3 (1.48%) CSS
9 2 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.99%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.36%) Management Information System
2 18 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.42%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.96%) Data Extraction
4 6 (2.96%) Oracle Exalytics
5 5 (2.46%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.48%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.48%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.48%) FMCG
6 3 (1.48%) Statistics
6 3 (1.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.48%) NHS
7 2 (0.99%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.99%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.99%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.99%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.49%) GIS
8 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.36%) UNIX
2 16 (7.88%) Windows
3 8 (3.94%) AIX
4 5 (2.46%) Linux
5 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.48%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.48%) VMS
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (18.23%) ETL
3 31 (15.27%) Data Modelling
4 20 (9.85%) Migration
5 19 (9.36%) Analytics
6 15 (7.39%) Change Management
7 14 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (6.40%) Waterfall
8 13 (6.40%) Workflow
8 13 (6.40%) OO
9 12 (5.91%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (5.91%) System Testing
9 12 (5.91%) Procure-to-pay
10 11 (5.42%) Data Management
10 11 (5.42%) ITIL
11 10 (4.93%) Project Management
11 10 (4.93%) Test Scripting
11 10 (4.93%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (4.43%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 87 (42.86%) SQL
2 23 (11.33%) Java
3 22 (10.84%) PL/SQL
4 17 (8.37%) ABAP
5 11 (5.42%) Shell Script
6 9 (4.43%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.45%) VBScript
7 7 (3.45%) VBA
7 7 (3.45%) SAPscript
8 6 (2.96%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.96%) R
8 6 (2.96%) Perl
9 5 (2.46%) C#
9 5 (2.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (1.97%) C++
10 4 (1.97%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.48%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.49%) VB
12 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (13.79%) Degree
2 18 (8.87%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.93%) MBA
5 5 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.48%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ISEB
7 1 (0.49%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.93%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.46%) QA
3 3 (1.48%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.48%) XenApp
2 3 (1.48%) XenServer
2 3 (1.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.93%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.48%) Netcool
2 3 (1.48%) Control-M
3 2 (0.99%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 75 (36.95%) Oracle
2 73 (35.96%) SAP
3 27 (13.30%) Microsoft
4 21 (10.34%) Informatica
5 14 (6.90%) Ariba
6 11 (5.42%) IBM
7 10 (4.93%) Adobe
8 8 (3.94%) VMware
9 7 (3.45%) Ab Initio
10 6 (2.96%) HP
10 6 (2.96%) Netezza
10 6 (2.96%) Tableau
11 5 (2.46%) Eloqua
11 5 (2.46%) Pega
11 5 (2.46%) Aprimo
11 5 (2.46%) Cognos
11 5 (2.46%) webMethods
11 5 (2.46%) Mapinfo
11 5 (2.46%) BEA
12 4 (1.97%) Greenplum
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