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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 211 193 179
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -14
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 44 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 2.38% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 19
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £561 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50
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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
1536 1678 1455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.63% 19.96% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 854 812
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 58 34
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.92 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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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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
Berkshire 0 14 £500 -7.19% 1
Surrey +6 13 £396 -12.00% 3
Middlesex +4 4 £396 -13.91%
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £575 +47.43%
Hampshire -25 1 £240 - 9
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 73 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 73 (100.00%) SAP
2 31 (42.47%) SAP BW
3 28 (38.36%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (30.14%) MS Excel
4 22 (30.14%) Finance
5 21 (28.77%) SQL
6 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
7 18 (24.66%) Degree
8 17 (23.29%) MS Office
9 13 (17.81%) MBA
9 13 (17.81%) Ariba
9 13 (17.81%) SAP SRM
9 13 (17.81%) Procure-to-pay
10 12 (16.44%) Migration
10 12 (16.44%) Change Management
11 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (13.70%) SAP Data Services
12 10 (13.70%) ETL
13 9 (12.33%) ABAP
14 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
14 8 (10.96%) SAP BI
14 8 (10.96%) Project Management
15 7 (9.59%) Informatica
15 7 (9.59%) Oracle
15 7 (9.59%) TOGAF
15 7 (9.59%) Data Migration
15 7 (9.59%) QA
16 6 (8.22%) BusinessObjects XI
16 6 (8.22%) SAP HANA

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (8.22%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) SAS
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (30.14%) MS Excel
2 17 (23.29%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (17.81%) SAP SRM
2 3 (4.11%) SAP BPC
3 2 (2.74%) SAP ERP
3 2 (2.74%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.37%) SAP SEM
4 1 (1.37%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) LAN
2 2 (2.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (42.47%) SAP BW
2 10 (13.70%) SAP Data Services
3 8 (10.96%) SAP BI
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.22%) BusinessObjects XI
4 6 (8.22%) SAP HANA
5 5 (6.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.85%) DB2
5 5 (6.85%) OLAP
5 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (4.11%) PowerCenter
7 3 (4.11%) QlikView
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.37%) Xcelsius
9 1 (1.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Legal
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Publishing
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) Consultant
3 11 (15.07%) Architect
4 10 (13.70%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (12.33%) Business Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Business Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (6.85%) SAP Developer
7 5 (6.85%) SAP Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Business Objects Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Business Objects Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.11%) SAP Business Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) XML
2 4 (5.48%) Middleware
2 4 (5.48%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.37%) MDX
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
3 1 (1.37%) BAPI
3 1 (1.37%) ODBC
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (4.11%) Data Conversion
3 2 (2.74%) Life Science
4 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.37%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Replication
4 1 (1.37%) Economics
4 1 (1.37%) Statistics
4 1 (1.37%) Informatics
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) AIX
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (17.81%) Procure-to-pay
3 12 (16.44%) Change Management
3 12 (16.44%) Migration
4 10 (13.70%) ETL
5 8 (10.96%) Project Management
6 7 (9.59%) TOGAF
6 7 (9.59%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.85%) ERP
7 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.48%) Validation
8 4 (5.48%) V-Model
8 4 (5.48%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.48%) Software Testing
8 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Test Management
8 4 (5.48%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.11%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) SQL
2 9 (12.33%) ABAP
3 5 (6.85%) Java
4 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.11%) VBA
6 2 (2.74%) VB
7 1 (1.37%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 13 (17.81%) MBA
3 4 (5.48%) ISEB
4 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.37%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 73 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.81%) Ariba
4 7 (9.59%) Oracle
4 7 (9.59%) Informatica
5 6 (8.22%) IBM
6 5 (6.85%) Cognos
6 5 (6.85%) HP
6 5 (6.85%) VMware
7 3 (4.11%) Teradata
7 3 (4.11%) Hyperion
7 3 (4.11%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.74%) SunGard
9 1 (1.37%) CA
9 1 (1.37%) Tableau
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