The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 66 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 17 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 1.69% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 3.59% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 4
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £372 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £17.48 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+24.46% -11.51%
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North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
604 529 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.14% 47.11% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 272 235
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £135 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £491 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 41
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.58 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.90% -28.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.59 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.10 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Altrincham - - - -
Salford - - - - 1
Business Objects
North West

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 15 (65.22%) SQL
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
3 12 (52.17%) SAP
3 12 (52.17%) Oracle
3 12 (52.17%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (47.83%) SAP BW
4 11 (47.83%) NetWeaver
4 11 (47.83%) SAP SRM
5 9 (39.13%) Data Governance
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) VBA
6 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
7 2 (8.70%) ETL
7 2 (8.70%) SAS
7 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.70%) OOP
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (8.70%) Avaya

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 11 (47.83%) NetWeaver
2 2 (8.70%) SAS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) SAP SRM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (47.83%) SAP BW
4 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) DataStage
5 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.35%) MS Access
5 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Lombardi
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) SAP BW Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Business Objects Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
4 2 (8.70%) MI Developer
4 2 (8.70%) MI Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SAP BW Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Business Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP BW Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Business Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Data Governance
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
2 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
3 2 (8.70%) ETL
3 2 (8.70%) OOP
3 2 (8.70%) OO
3 2 (8.70%) BPMN
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) VBA
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) SAP
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.70%) Avaya
2 2 (8.70%) Genesys
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos
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