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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 51 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.97% 2.03% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 4.02% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £442 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.32 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+16.11% -10.25%
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
235 174 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 45.81% 50.43% 53.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 108 119
Average daily rate £375 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £203 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 22
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.88 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% -31.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 2015. 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
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Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 6 (66.67%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) Perl
4 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
4 5 (55.56%) RUP
4 5 (55.56%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) UNIX
4 5 (55.56%) BEA
4 5 (55.56%) Informatica
4 5 (55.56%) webMethods
4 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 5 (55.56%) Pega
4 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 5 (55.56%) CA Gen
5 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
5 4 (44.44%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (44.44%) SAP
5 4 (44.44%) ABAP
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (33.33%) Middleware
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (11.11%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP MDM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 1 (11.11%) EDRMS
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Documentum Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) SAP MDM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (22.22%) SAP PI
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (22.22%) BAPI
4 2 (22.22%) SAP ALE
5 1 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (11.11%) EJB
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) RUP
3 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Data Management
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
6 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Revenue Management
7 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 4 (44.44%) ABAP
5 2 (22.22%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) BEA
2 5 (55.56%) Informatica
2 5 (55.56%) webMethods
2 5 (55.56%) Pega
3 4 (44.44%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe
5 1 (11.11%) Cognos