The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 141 104 121
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +17
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.89% 1.68% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £440 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £420 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £489 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £416 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.20% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessObjects
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
677 477 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.09% 22.12% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 321 395
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 40
Average hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £15.90 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £43.25 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South West region.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South West region.

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Bristol -27 3 £300 -28.57%
Wiltshire -14 1 £450 - 2
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 12 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) MS Access
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) SAP BW
4 4 (33.33%) Remedy
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) SAP ALE
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Content Management
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) NetWeaver
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Documentum
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
1 2 (16.67%) SAP ECC
2 1 (8.33%) Teamcenter
2 1 (8.33%) ENOVIA
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MS Access
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (8.33%) ReportNet
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Access Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Excel Developer
3 2 (16.67%) MI Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Report Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) SAP PI
2 2 (16.67%) SAP XI
2 2 (16.67%) SAP ALE
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) ETL
1 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) B2C
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) ABAP
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Teradata
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos
4 1 (8.33%) Siebel
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) webMethods
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