The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gloucestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 38 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 7 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.79% 0.30% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.50% 0.61% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 13
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £390 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £31.30 £35.38
% change year-on-year
-52.06% -11.53%
Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
200 164 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.28% 49.70% 48.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 91 237
Average daily rate £350 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £347 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 27
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -24.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £24.80 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Business Objects
South West

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
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 18 April 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
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Vacancies
Gloucester - 4 £400 - 1
Business Objects
South West

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (76.47%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle
5 7 (41.18%) Toad
6 6 (35.29%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (29.41%) UNIX
7 5 (29.41%) SAS
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 3 (17.65%) VBScript
9 3 (17.65%) HTML
9 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
9 3 (17.65%) Internet
9 3 (17.65%) Essbase
9 3 (17.65%) Web Development
9 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
10 2 (11.76%) NAS
10 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
10 2 (11.76%) Teamcenter
10 2 (11.76%) Teradata
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
10 2 (11.76%) Software Testing

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (29.41%) SAS
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Teamcenter
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Essbase
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) ReportNet
3 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Toad
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Business Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (11.76%) Architect
7 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Solutions Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (5.88%) SAS Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Business Objects Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) VBScript
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) NFS
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (11.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Teradata
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Informatica
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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Huxley Associates
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
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