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 Welwyn Garden City 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 July 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 Welwyn Garden City 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 12 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 1.72% 13.89% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 22.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£245 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -14.63%
Vendors Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 44.83% 61.11% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 7
Average daily rate £313 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.42% -8.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 9 (56.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (50.00%) Data Mart
5 8 (50.00%) Visualisation
5 8 (50.00%) Analytics
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (50.00%) Informatics
5 8 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 8 (50.00%) System Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Essbase
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) MS Access
6 4 (25.00%) VBA
7 2 (12.50%) Hyperion
7 2 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Retail
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.25%) User Stories
8 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
8 1 (6.25%) Pharmacovigilance
8 1 (6.25%) QA
8 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Workflow

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) TrackWise
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (25.00%) Essbase
3 4 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Essbase Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modeller
5 1 (6.25%) Essbase Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Hyperion Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 8 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Analytics
2 8 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) User Stories
4 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) GxP
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Hyperion
2 2 (12.50%) MicroStrategy