The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 19 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 61 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 0.33% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.80% 1.60% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate
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£488 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessObjects
North West

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
167 187 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.19% 20.50% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 92 109
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Average hourly rate £10.20 £40.57 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.85% +78.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

BusinessObjects
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 BusinessObjects within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Warrington - 2 £525 - 1
BusinessObjects
North West

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 5 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SAP Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SAP BW
3 3 (60.00%) MS Project
3 3 (60.00%) ABAP
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (60.00%) SAP BPC
3 3 (60.00%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (60.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
4 1 (20.00%) BODI
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (20.00%) Informatica
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) IBM

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SAP BW
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (60.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (20.00%) BODI
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Business Objects Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) IBM