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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 65 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.56% 0.55% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.36% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate
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£280 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £17.48 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+24.46% -11.51%
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
343 369 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.77% 40.77% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 166 170
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £225 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 36 34
Average hourly rate £18.13 £31.56 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.54% -5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £44.90 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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
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 29 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Northwich - - - - 1
Business Objects
North West

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) BODI
4 5 (35.71%) Time Management
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) F5
5 4 (28.57%) QlikView
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) Documentum
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Compuware
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) HPUX
5 4 (28.57%) Solaris
5 4 (28.57%) SAP
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (28.57%) Documentum
1 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) PowerPivot
3 1 (7.14%) SPSS
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) BODI
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (28.57%) QlikView
3 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (14.29%) DTS
5 2 (14.29%) DataStage
6 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
6 1 (7.14%) DB2
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) HPUX
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) Time Management
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) CAFM
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) ABAP
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) F5
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Compuware
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Tableau
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Informatica
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
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