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 Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Surrey 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 80 72 99
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 10 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.69% 0.87% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 1.72% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Average daily rate £170 £418 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.28% +4.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £30.89 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-47.39% +19.96%
Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
775 638 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 53.82% 50.20% 51.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 300 457
Average daily rate £350 £343 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £152 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 33 44
Average hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.37 £13.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £27.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 4 £170 -
Staines -5 3 - -
Redhill - 1 - -
Reigate - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (42.86%) Oracle
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) SAP
2 11 (39.29%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (28.57%) Change Management
4 7 (25.00%) Cognos
4 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 7 (25.00%) ERP
5 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL
5 5 (17.86%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (17.86%) Service Management
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.14%) MS Project
8 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
8 2 (7.14%) UNIX
8 2 (7.14%) UML
8 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
8 2 (7.14%) Cerner
8 2 (7.14%) NHS
8 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (3.57%) SAS
1 1 (3.57%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Project
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (7.14%) CA Clarity
2 2 (7.14%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (17.86%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
6 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (3.57%) Base SAS
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Change Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Report Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Business Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Support
5 1 (3.57%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Change Management
2 7 (25.00%) Project Management
2 7 (25.00%) ERP
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Service Management
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
4 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) UML
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) Data Management
6 1 (3.57%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) VBA
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) SAP
3 7 (25.00%) Cognos
3 7 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 2 (7.14%) Cerner
5 1 (3.57%) CA
5 1 (3.57%) Sagent
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy