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 Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Halifax 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 18 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 10 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.95% 2.23% 2.40%
As % of the Vendors category 22.73% 7.55% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 5
Average daily rate
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£505 £300 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.33% -31.81%
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 £17.50 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -17.85%
Vendors Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
44 53 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 26.19% 29.61% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 22
Average daily rate £425 £430 £427
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £505 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 9 (75.00%) MS Access
3 9 (75.00%) VBA
3 9 (75.00%) ETL
4 8 (66.67%) Finance
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (41.67%) Xcelsius
7 5 (41.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (33.33%) Banking
9 3 (25.00%) Retail
10 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
11 1 (8.33%) E-Learning
11 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
11 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 1 (8.33%) Project Management
11 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Risk Management
11 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
11 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MS Access
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) Xcelsius
4 5 (41.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) MI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Excel Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Excel Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ETL
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) MiFID
1 1 (8.33%) EMIR
1 1 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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