The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 25 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 26 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.47% 1.97% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 10.16% 3.97% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 £25.00 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -46.15%
Business Objects
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
256 126 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.89% 49.61% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 64 77
Average daily rate £375 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £200 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £18.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -36.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £13.03 £9.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £26.45 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucester -1 13 £375 +5.63% 3
Business Objects
South West

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Finance
3 14 (46.67%) Banking
4 12 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 11 (36.67%) Retail
5 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (36.67%) Oracle
6 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
7 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 9 (30.00%) Toad
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (23.33%) Teradata
10 6 (20.00%) Retail Banking
10 6 (20.00%) UNIX
11 5 (16.67%) ETL
11 5 (16.67%) SAS
11 5 (16.67%) Project Management
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 5 (16.67%) Degree
12 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.33%) MS Office
12 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
12 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
13 3 (10.00%) Inmon Methodology
13 3 (10.00%) Data Transformation
13 3 (10.00%) Test Automation

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Teamcenter
1 1 (3.33%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 10 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
2 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (6.67%) OLAP
5 2 (6.67%) Star Schema
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.67%) Xcelsius
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.33%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Toad
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Banking
3 11 (36.67%) Retail
4 6 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Business Developer
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Business Objects Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SAS Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Excel Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Teradata Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SAS Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) ETL
3 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (10.00%) Data Transformation
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) HNC
2 2 (6.67%) HND
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Teradata
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica
4 1 (3.33%) webMethods
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) Siebel
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