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 Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 17 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 Tyne and Wear 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 54 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.57% 3.85% 2.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 7.48% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate £350 £260 £246
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £262 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £362 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £24.75 £35.38
% change year-on-year
-39.39% -30.03%
Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
295 107 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.66% 51.44% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 42 61
Average daily rate £270 £270 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £251 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.58 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.62% +0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.38 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Business Objects
North East

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -33 2 £300 +15.38%
Business Objects
North East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Informatica
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) JBoss
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (12.50%) LDAP

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) FileNet
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
3 1 (12.50%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (37.50%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (12.50%) SAP XI
1 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Informatica
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (12.50%) Siebel
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Axway