The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 61 43 63
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 18 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.79% 1.63% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 4.28% 4.85% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £442 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.05 £17.50 £26.21
% change year-on-year
+100.28% -33.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
421 206 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.85% 33.50% 39.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 129 190
Average daily rate £388 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £167 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 17 33
Average hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -42.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.90 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £29.95 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 13 (35.14%) Banking
4 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
5 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
5 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (21.62%) ETL
7 8 (21.62%) SAS
7 8 (21.62%) MS Access
8 6 (16.22%) SAP
8 6 (16.22%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
8 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
10 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.81%) Teradata
10 4 (10.81%) Remedy
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL
10 4 (10.81%) MS Project
10 4 (10.81%) VBA
11 3 (8.11%) Oracle
11 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
11 3 (8.11%) MS Office
11 3 (8.11%) TIBCO
11 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (21.62%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Project
3 3 (8.11%) MS Office
3 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Agresso
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (21.62%) MS Access
4 6 (16.22%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Business Objects Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Business Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.11%) MI Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Junior
5 3 (8.11%) Junior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Access Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Excel Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Teradata Developer
7 1 (2.70%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) XML
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (21.62%) ETL
3 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.11%) Data Mapping
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (5.41%) Information Management
6 2 (5.41%) Document Management
6 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.41%) Security Management
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) BPR
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) Service Management
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) VBA
3 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VB
4 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) SAP
3 4 (10.81%) Remedy
3 4 (10.81%) Teradata
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.70%) Civica
5 1 (2.70%) ForgeRock
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