The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 76 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 2 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.35% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.79% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Average daily rate
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£100 £468 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-78.60% +33.57%
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 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -48.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
420 379 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.92% 43.66% 40.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 210 216
Average daily rate £313 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £154 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 16
Average hourly rate £50.00 £39.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% +174.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £21.96
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 Leeds

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Leeds region.

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Informatica
5 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) HPUX
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Toad
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Support Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) HPUX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
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