The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 34 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 4 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.63% 0.63% 8.08%
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 1.54% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Average daily rate
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£429 £120 £194
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+257.85% -38.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £120 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £120 £228
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 Warrington region.

Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 65 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 48.78% 40.63% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 36 25
Average daily rate £400 £305 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +41.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £272 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £341 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £32.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.84% +140.74%
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 Warrington

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Compuware
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (33.33%) Documentum
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) HPUX
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
2 3 (33.33%) ABAP
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) MS Project
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (33.33%) BODI
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Project
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (33.33%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (33.33%) BODI
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (33.33%) SAP HANA
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Business Objects Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) HPUX
1 3 (33.33%) Solaris
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) CAFM
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Compuware
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) F5
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco