The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills 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 BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 1 April 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 225 201 204
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 38 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.44% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.33% 2.39% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 12
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£400 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £275 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £549 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1631 1755 1582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.03% 18.53% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 976 831
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 42 62
Average hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £14.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £54.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BusinessObjects
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 BusinessObjects within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
Surrey +2 9 £396 -12.00% 2
Berkshire -25 9 £500 +8.10% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £300 - 4
Middlesex - 6 £396 - 1
Hampshire -9 1 £575 +55.40% 4
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 75 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (44.00%) SAP BW
3 28 (37.33%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (28.00%) SQL
5 20 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 19 (25.33%) Finance
7 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (21.33%) MS Office
9 14 (18.67%) Degree
10 12 (16.00%) SAP SRM
10 12 (16.00%) BusinessObjects XI
10 12 (16.00%) SAP Data Services
10 12 (16.00%) Procure-to-pay
10 12 (16.00%) Ariba
10 12 (16.00%) ABAP
11 11 (14.67%) Oracle
12 10 (13.33%) Change Management
12 10 (13.33%) MBA
12 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (12.00%) QA
13 9 (12.00%) Migration
13 9 (12.00%) SAP BI
14 8 (10.67%) ETL
14 8 (10.67%) SAP XI
14 8 (10.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 8 (10.67%) SAP HANA
14 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (9.33%) TOGAF
15 7 (9.33%) Informatica

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.00%) CMS
2 5 (6.67%) SAS
3 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (21.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (16.00%) SAP SRM
2 4 (5.33%) SAP BPC
3 2 (2.67%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.67%) SAP MDM
3 2 (2.67%) Maximo
3 2 (2.67%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.33%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) LAN
1 2 (2.67%) WAN
1 2 (2.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.00%) SAP BW
2 12 (16.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 12 (16.00%) SAP Data Services
3 9 (12.00%) SAP BI
4 8 (10.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 8 (10.67%) SAP HANA
5 6 (8.00%) PowerCenter
5 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.00%) OLAP
5 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.67%) QlikView
6 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.67%) DB2
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Legal
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Analyst
2 14 (18.67%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Architect
3 12 (16.00%) Consultant
4 11 (14.67%) Business Developer
5 8 (10.67%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (9.33%) SAP Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Business Objects Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Business Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) SAP Architect
10 3 (4.00%) SAP Business Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) SAP BW Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) SAP XI
2 6 (8.00%) Middleware
3 5 (6.67%) XML
4 3 (4.00%) BAPI
5 2 (2.67%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (2.67%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (2.67%) SAP ALE
5 2 (2.67%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.33%) MDX
6 1 (1.33%) ODBC
6 1 (1.33%) Web Services
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.67%) Life Science
4 1 (1.33%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.33%) Statistics
4 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) AIX
3 4 (5.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (16.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 10 (13.33%) Change Management
4 9 (12.00%) Migration
5 8 (10.67%) ETL
5 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (9.33%) TOGAF
6 7 (9.33%) Project Management
7 6 (8.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.67%) ERP
9 4 (5.33%) Data Management
9 4 (5.33%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.33%) Validation
9 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Test Management
9 4 (5.33%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.33%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.00%) SQL
2 12 (16.00%) ABAP
3 5 (6.67%) Java
3 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.33%) VBA
5 3 (4.00%) SAPscript
6 2 (2.67%) VB
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) MBA
3 4 (5.33%) ISEB
4 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.00%) Ariba
4 11 (14.67%) Oracle
5 7 (9.33%) Informatica
6 6 (8.00%) IBM
7 5 (6.67%) VMware
7 5 (6.67%) Cognos
7 5 (6.67%) HP
8 3 (4.00%) Hyperion
9 2 (2.67%) SunGard
10 1 (1.33%) Twitter
10 1 (1.33%) Tableau
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