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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 50 44 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 20 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.25% 1.14% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 5.68% 3.45% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 8
Average daily rate
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£378 £410 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.92% +23.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £393 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £440 £406
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 £30.03 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+71.57% -50.00%
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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
352 203 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.60% 32.95% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 126 185
Average daily rate £375 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 29
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 21 (52.50%) SQL
3 16 (40.00%) Banking
4 11 (27.50%) SAS
4 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (22.50%) ETL
6 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (20.00%) SAP
8 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
8 7 (17.50%) Oracle
9 6 (15.00%) MS Access
10 5 (12.50%) SAP BW
10 5 (12.50%) VBA
10 5 (12.50%) MS Project
10 5 (12.50%) Teradata
10 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 4 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
12 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
12 3 (7.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects XI
12 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
12 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (5.00%) Relational Database

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 11 (27.50%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (12.50%) MS Project
3 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.50%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.00%) MS Access
4 5 (12.50%) SAP BW
4 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (7.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Business Objects Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Business Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (12.50%) MI Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) SAS Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Junior
9 2 (5.00%) Access Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Teradata Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) SAS Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Business Objects Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (22.50%) ETL
3 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Information Management
5 2 (5.00%) Document Management
5 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.00%) Security Management
5 2 (5.00%) Workflow
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (2.50%) SOA
6 1 (2.50%) SAP Security
6 1 (2.50%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) BPR
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) VBA
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) SAP
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle
4 5 (12.50%) Teradata
5 2 (5.00%) Remedy
5 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos
6 1 (2.50%) Sage
6 1 (2.50%) Civica
6 1 (2.50%) ForgeRock
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £360 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago