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 Manchester 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 Manchester 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 73 73 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 8 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.61% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 1.32% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £329 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £481 £586
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £18.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+201.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -17.85%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
526 530 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.15% 46.49% 45.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 246 263
Average daily rate £323 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 57
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £18.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.19 £31.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Business Objects
North West

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - - - -
Business Objects
North West

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (29.41%) Analytics
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) VBA
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.76%) MS Access
5 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) WhereScape RED
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (5.88%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.76%) MS Access
3 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) WhereScape RED
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.88%) DataStage
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) MI Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Steward
4 1 (5.88%) Validation Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) ODBC
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion
1 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
1 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.88%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) VBA
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) PMP
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) CODA
3 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Kalido
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