The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 41 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 1 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.28% 2.01% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 4.49% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Average daily rate
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£625 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -46.15%
Business Objects
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
163 178 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 46.44% 44.72% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 104 116
Average daily rate £310 £400 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +24.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 6
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £16.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.70 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £31.25 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chichester - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Horsham - - - - 1
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Northgate
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) SAP ECC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) ETL

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Business Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Business Objects Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Workday Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Northgate
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle