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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 49 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 20 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.31% 2.04% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 7.30% 5.17% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 3
Average daily rate
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£415 £450 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +47.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £350 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £356
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £25.70
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -41.62%
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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
274 329 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 31.64% 39.50% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 212 122
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.60 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £27.50 £25.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 (60.00%) SQL
2 20 (57.14%) Finance
3 16 (45.71%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (42.86%) Banking
5 14 (40.00%) SAS
6 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (28.57%) ETL
7 10 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (28.57%) SAP
8 9 (25.71%) Oracle
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.14%) VBA
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
9 6 (17.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (14.29%) CIPD
10 5 (14.29%) ResourceLink
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
10 5 (14.29%) SAP HR
10 5 (14.29%) MS Project
11 4 (11.43%) XML
11 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
11 4 (11.43%) VB
11 4 (11.43%) MS Access
11 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
12 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects XI

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 14 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (5.71%) Confluence
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Project
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) ResourceLink
1 5 (14.29%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) 4G
1 1 (2.86%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.86%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
4 6 (17.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 4 (11.43%) MS Access
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (5.71%) OLAP
8 2 (5.71%) Base SAS
8 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 15 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Business Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) SAS Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Data Governance Manager
7 1 (2.86%) SAS Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) RAN Performance Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Governance Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (2.86%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Business Objects Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (28.57%) ETL
3 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Data Management
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (5.71%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.71%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.86%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (2.86%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) VBA
3 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.43%) VB
4 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (5.71%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.86%) Basel II
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) SAP
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Greenplum
4 1 (2.86%) Teradata
4 1 (2.86%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.86%) Informatica
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