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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 71 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 7 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 0.82% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 1.71% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £329 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £481 £581
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +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 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -14.63%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
509 526 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.28% 47.82% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 250 257
Average daily rate £325 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 53
Average hourly rate £23.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.37 £34.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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 22 July 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 22 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 22 July 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 (36.84%) SAP
1 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) VBA
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Billing
6 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (10.53%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
6 2 (10.53%) SAP BI
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) MS Access
6 2 (10.53%) Cognos
7 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
7 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
7 1 (5.26%) ETL
7 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP FSCM
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.26%) Agresso
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.53%) SAP BI
4 2 (10.53%) MS Access
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.26%) OLAP
5 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
5 1 (5.26%) DataStage
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.26%) WhereScape RED
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) MI Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Objects Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SAP BI Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Business Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Information Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Objects Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) ODBC
1 1 (5.26%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.26%) NHS
1 1 (5.26%) CMDB
1 1 (5.26%) Data Conversion
1 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VBA
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) PMP
1 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) SAP
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 1 (5.26%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.26%) CODA
4 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Kalido
4 1 (5.26%) Jaspersoft
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