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 Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 16 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 Warwick 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 13 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 4.41% 4.26% 3.64%
As % of the Vendors category 10.71% 8.70% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £24.75 £35.38
% change year-on-year
-39.39% -30.03%
Vendors Category
Warwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
28 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 41.18% 48.94% 52.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
Average daily rate £400 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £310 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Business Objects
Warwickshire

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick 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 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) MI Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) IBM