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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 99 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 11 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.62% 1.00% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 2.58% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.07% +57.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £204 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -25.00%
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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
693 620 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.11% 38.92% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 358 263
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 39
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £47.70 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -17 5 £400 +6.82% 5
Bradford - 4 £153 -
Halifax -9 1 £375 +1.69% 6
Huddersfield - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
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Yorkshire

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) NHS
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) Data Mart
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) BODI
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.14%) Tableau
7 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) VCP4
7 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Data Mart
2 4 (28.57%) BODI
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Data Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 4 (28.57%) DBA
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) MI Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
5 1 (7.14%) NHS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ETL
1 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) Korn
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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