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 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 25 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 West Sussex 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 41 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.66% 0.25% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 3.30% 0.51% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £850 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.88% +157.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £850 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £850 £338
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 £17.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -15.85%
Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
182 195 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 50.42% 49.37% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 119 113
Average daily rate £290 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £585 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £12.44 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £38.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Business Objects
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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 25 July 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
Crawley - 6 £375 -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Horsham - - - - 2
Chichester - - - -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) SaaS
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Electronics
4 2 (20.00%) Avionics
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) Military
5 1 (10.00%) SAP ECC
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Northgate
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Military
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Avionics
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Report Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Objects Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Workday Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Reporting Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Northgate