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 29 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 27 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 20 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.47% 0.99% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.56% 2.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
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
173 198 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 38.70% 49.01% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 103 44
Average daily rate £413 £375 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £196 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £13.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.70 £21.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 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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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 +18 12 £380 -15.55% 4
Business Objects
South West

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (85.00%) SQL
4 16 (80.00%) Finance
5 13 (65.00%) Oracle
6 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (60.00%) SAS
6 12 (60.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 11 (55.00%) UNIX
8 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
9 9 (45.00%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
9 9 (45.00%) Kimball Methodology
10 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
10 8 (40.00%) .NET
10 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 8 (40.00%) Teradata
11 7 (35.00%) Banking
11 7 (35.00%) Degree
11 7 (35.00%) C#
11 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (30.00%) SDLC
13 4 (20.00%) Web Development
13 4 (20.00%) MVC
13 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (20.00%) Basel II
13 4 (20.00%) HNC
13 4 (20.00%) HND

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 12 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 8 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) Data Mart
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Toad
2 1 (5.00%) ERwin
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Business Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Objects Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.00%) NHS Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
1 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (45.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 9 (45.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Inmon Methodology
8 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (35.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) HNC
2 4 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (20.00%) Basel II
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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Rate: £350 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £385 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago