The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 24 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.

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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 66 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 12 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.55% - 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 4.30% - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.05 £16.25 £26.21
% change year-on-year
+115.69% -38.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
279 260 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 36.05% 45.22% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 133 93
Average daily rate £331 £300 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 7
Average hourly rate £20.85 £18.97 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.91% +14.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £13.52 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.00 £19.14 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 7 £325 - 6
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) SAP
2 11 (61.11%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (55.56%) SAP BW
3 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (50.00%) VB
5 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) Cognos
7 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
7 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (27.78%) Data Extraction
7 5 (27.78%) SAP IS-U
7 5 (27.78%) Toad
7 5 (27.78%) SAP BPC
7 5 (27.78%) Xcelsius
8 4 (22.22%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 4 (22.22%) Cognos Report Studio
8 4 (22.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 4 (22.22%) Cognos Transformer
8 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (22.22%) ETL
8 4 (22.22%) DTS
8 4 (22.22%) Star Schema

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.56%) LiveCycle
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) SAP IS-U
1 5 (27.78%) SAP BPC
2 3 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (55.56%) SAP BW
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (27.78%) Xcelsius
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos Report Studio
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos Transformer
5 4 (22.22%) DTS
5 4 (22.22%) Star Schema
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos Powerplay
6 3 (16.67%) Data Mart
7 2 (11.11%) MS Access
8 1 (5.56%) SAP BI
8 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
8 1 (5.56%) Big Data
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Toad
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) DbUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Hudson
2 1 (5.56%) Spock
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Business Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Excel Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Objects Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) EJB
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) XSD
1 1 (5.56%) J2SE
1 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.56%) JRules
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) JSF
1 1 (5.56%) Dojo
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Extraction
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
2 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) VB
3 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) VBA
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Cognos
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) ILOG
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) Kofax
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
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