The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 96 92 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 20 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.95% 0.46% 1.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.31% 1.16% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £478 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.46% +46.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £279 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £505 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Business Objects
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
866 687 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.00% 39.71% 47.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 411 326
Average daily rate £350 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 37
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.11 £8.50 £9.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £22.69 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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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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
Leeds -5 19 £375 - 2
Bradford - 1 - - 1
Business Objects
Yorkshire

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (32.26%) Oracle
3 10 (32.26%) Finance
3 10 (32.26%) Migration
3 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
4 9 (29.03%) ETL
5 8 (25.81%) Windows
5 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Data Mart
5 8 (25.81%) BODI
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (22.58%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
6 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (22.58%) Korn
6 7 (22.58%) Data Management
6 7 (22.58%) Linux
6 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
6 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
7 6 (19.35%) SAS
7 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
7 6 (19.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (16.13%) NHS
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (19.35%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
4 8 (25.81%) Data Mart
4 8 (25.81%) BODI
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (19.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Xcelsius
7 3 (9.68%) DataStage
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.23%) MS Access
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (3.23%) QlikView
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) DBA
2 8 (25.81%) Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) Data Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) SQL DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Business Objects Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Business Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Business Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Business Objects Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Objects Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Manager
6 1 (3.23%) NHS Data Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (22.58%) Windows 2000 Server
2 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Migration
2 9 (29.03%) ETL
3 7 (22.58%) Data Management
4 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.90%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.68%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.23%) Data Reconciliation
9 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) WFM
9 1 (3.23%) Data Mapping
9 1 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
3 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
3 7 (22.58%) Korn
3 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.68%) VB
5 2 (6.45%) VBA
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Netezza
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
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