The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 45 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.27% 0.22% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -11.39%
Business Objects
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
169 233 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 44.83% 52.13% 54.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 185 32
Average daily rate £388 £328 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.32% +8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 9
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Taunton +11 1 £388 -
Business Objects
South West

Business Objects
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Information Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Data Quality

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Governance Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Governance Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP