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 Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 18 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 Warwickshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 28 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 7 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.21% 6.19% 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category 4.19% 13.59% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £340 £290 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £282 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £298 £322
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 £15.00 £31.30 £35.38
% change year-on-year
-52.06% -11.53%
Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
167 103 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 52.68% 45.58% 48.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 43
Average daily rate £333 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £208 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £540 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £28.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Business Objects
West Midlands

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Warwick -2 3 - -
Rugby - - - -
Business Objects
West Midlands

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) OLAP
4 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Apple

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (8.33%) MS Access
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) MI Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase