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 Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 17 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 Watford 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 31 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.46% 5.75% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £345 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £362 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +3.50%
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
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 35 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 62.77% 40.23% 49.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 12 17
Average daily rate £381 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £343 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £23.86 £11.00 £13.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.86% -19.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Business Objects
Hertfordshire

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Watford