The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the 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 1 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 117 115 90
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 20 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.72% 0.37% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 0.88% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.94% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £670 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £110.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +547.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -11.39%
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England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1219 1019 858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.71% 41.78% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 640 425
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 69 61
Average hourly rate £16.72 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.61% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £9.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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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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
West Yorkshire -6 17 £373 -21.57% 9
South Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 1
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (34.15%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (29.27%) Oracle
5 10 (24.39%) Finance
5 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
5 10 (24.39%) Data Analysis
5 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
5 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (21.95%) SAS
6 9 (21.95%) Migration
7 8 (19.51%) ETL
8 7 (17.07%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (17.07%) SAP
8 7 (17.07%) Windows
8 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
8 7 (17.07%) Data Mart
8 7 (17.07%) BODI
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (14.63%) Data Management
9 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (14.63%) Linux
9 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
9 6 (14.63%) DataStage
10 5 (12.20%) NHS
10 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
10 5 (12.20%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (21.95%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
3 7 (17.07%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (17.07%) Data Mart
3 7 (17.07%) BODI
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (14.63%) DataStage
5 5 (12.20%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (7.32%) DB2
6 3 (7.32%) Xcelsius
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.88%) SAP BW
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.44%) MS Access
8 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Toad
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Data Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) DBA
4 7 (17.07%) SQL DBA
5 6 (14.63%) Administrator
5 6 (14.63%) Business Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Business Objects Developer
6 5 (12.20%) MI Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Business Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Business Objects Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Business Objects Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.88%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) NHS
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.44%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (24.39%) Data Analysis
3 9 (21.95%) Migration
4 8 (19.51%) ETL
5 6 (14.63%) Data Management
5 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.76%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (7.32%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Information Management
9 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
3 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
3 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
3 5 (12.20%) Korn
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) VB
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) SAP
3 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) Cognos
5 3 (7.32%) Teradata
6 2 (4.88%) Netezza
7 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) IBM
7 1 (2.44%) Tableau
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