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 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 31 July 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 West Yorkshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 82 69 87
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 13 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.77% 1.85% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 4.02% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 18
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £275 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £454 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -17.85%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
698 697 882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.16% 45.98% 47.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 344 451
Average daily rate £340 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £472 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 46
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.74 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Business Objects
Yorkshire

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
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 31 July 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
Halifax +1 10 £505 +68.33% 1
Leeds -18 1 - -
Wakefield - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Business Objects
Yorkshire

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
3 10 (41.67%) MS Access
3 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (41.67%) VBA
3 10 (41.67%) ETL
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
7 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
7 5 (20.83%) Xcelsius
8 4 (16.67%) Banking
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) Remedy
9 3 (12.50%) ITIL
9 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.50%) Retail
9 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
9 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
9 3 (12.50%) Service Management
10 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
10 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
10 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MS Access
2 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (20.83%) Xcelsius
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
7 1 (4.17%) SQLPlus
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.17%) QlikView
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) MI Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Business Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ETL
1 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Stress Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.17%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) VBA
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.17%) MiFID
1 1 (4.17%) EMIR
1 1 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Remedy
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
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