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 Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 17 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 Leicestershire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 46 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.28% 0.45% 3.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.89% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £362 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £24.75 £35.38
% change year-on-year
-39.39% -30.03%
Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
163 112 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.18% 50.91% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 40 37
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 8
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +68.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £24.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Business Objects
East Midlands

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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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Job
Vacancies
Leicester - - - -
Business Objects
East Midlands

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Genesys
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) NHS Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) Genesys
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com