The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 73 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.93% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.98% 0.29% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £393
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 - £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -11.39%
Business Objects
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
455 345 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.81% 44.06% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 150 142
Average daily rate £500 £320 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 28
Average hourly rate £16.92 £12.50 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.36% -67.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 - - 1
Business Objects
North West

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (53.33%) SAP
1 8 (53.33%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 5 (33.33%) SAP BI
3 4 (26.67%) 3G
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (26.67%) Mapinfo
3 4 (26.67%) Nortel
3 4 (26.67%) Ericsson
3 4 (26.67%) GPRS
3 4 (26.67%) GSM
3 4 (26.67%) WCDMA
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) 2G
3 4 (26.67%) Information Management
3 4 (26.67%) Network Design
3 4 (26.67%) eTOM
3 4 (26.67%) Huawei
3 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
3 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (26.67%) HSPA
3 4 (26.67%) LTE

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
2 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) 3G
1 4 (26.67%) GPRS
1 4 (26.67%) GSM
1 4 (26.67%) WCDMA
1 4 (26.67%) 2G
1 4 (26.67%) HSPA
1 4 (26.67%) LTE
1 4 (26.67%) 4G
1 4 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 5 (33.33%) SAP BI
3 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Xcelsius
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) QlikView
4 2 (13.33%) Data Mart
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Local Government
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SAP BI Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP BW Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Business Objects Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (13.33%) RAN Performance Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SAP BI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Information Management
2 4 (26.67%) Network Design
2 4 (26.67%) eTOM
2 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
2 4 (26.67%) Network Management
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Mapinfo
2 4 (26.67%) Nortel
2 4 (26.67%) Ericsson
2 4 (26.67%) Huawei
2 4 (26.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Tableau
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica
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