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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 75 65 79
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 11 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.78% 0.83% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 2.07% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 8
Average daily rate £210 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £231 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £311 £650
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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
643 386 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 45.44% 40.00% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 164 303
Average daily rate £328 £303 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% -10.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £482 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 36 39
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £11.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.49 £30.00 £25.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
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 18 April 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 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
(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
Oldham - - - - 1
Business Objects
North West

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) SAP
4 8 (25.00%) Informatica
5 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (15.63%) ETL
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
6 5 (15.63%) Data Mart
6 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (12.50%) QlikView
7 4 (12.50%) Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 4 (12.50%) SAP BI
8 3 (9.38%) SAP BW
8 3 (9.38%) Validation
8 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.38%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (6.25%) Data Validation
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (6.25%) Billing
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (6.25%) VBA

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) Data Mart
3 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (12.50%) QlikView
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (12.50%) SAP BI
5 3 (9.38%) SAP BW
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.13%) MS Access
7 1 (3.13%) Ingres
7 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.13%) OLAP
7 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Billing
2 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Designer
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Data Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Business Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 3 (9.38%) SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) SAP BW Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) SAP BW Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SAP BI Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) MI Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) IT Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Cognos Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Business Objects Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) ODBC
1 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) NHS
1 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.13%) CMDB
1 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (15.63%) ETL
3 4 (12.50%) Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) Validation
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Data Validation
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Content Management
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) VBA
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) SAP
3 8 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Northgate
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