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 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 18 April 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 100 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 29 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.13% 0.63% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 1.47% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 19
Average daily rate £368 £365 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% +73.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £420 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £110.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+547.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £31.30 £35.38
% change year-on-year
-52.06% -11.53%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1149 882 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.73% 42.96% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 403 518
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 73 61
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.38 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Business Objects
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -10 20 £375 +50.00% 10
North Yorkshire - 8 £325 - 2
South Yorkshire -1 1 - -
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 32 (58.18%) SQL
2 26 (47.27%) Finance
3 22 (40.00%) Oracle
4 20 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (21.82%) Banking
5 12 (21.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 10 (18.18%) Project Management
6 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (16.36%) MS Project
7 9 (16.36%) BusinessObjects XI
8 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
8 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
9 7 (12.73%) Migration
9 7 (12.73%) Data Analysis
10 6 (10.91%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (10.91%) SAS
10 6 (10.91%) MS Office
11 5 (9.09%) SAP
11 5 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (9.09%) Remedy
11 5 (9.09%) Change Management
11 5 (9.09%) Change Control
11 5 (9.09%) Analytics
12 4 (7.27%) Test Management
12 4 (7.27%) Test Strategy
12 4 (7.27%) Service Management
12 4 (7.27%) NHS
12 4 (7.27%) SAP BW

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (10.91%) SAS
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Project
2 6 (10.91%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (10.91%) MS Office
3 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (16.36%) BusinessObjects XI
4 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
5 5 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (7.27%) SAP BW
6 4 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (5.45%) SAP BI
7 3 (5.45%) Data Mart
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.82%) Big Data
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.82%) QlikView
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Analyst
2 18 (32.73%) Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Business Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Business Objects Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (10.91%) MI Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Business Objects Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Business Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Business Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 2 (3.64%) SAP BI Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) SAP Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Spring Batch
1 2 (3.64%) Spring
1 2 (3.64%) J2EE
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) NHS
2 2 (3.64%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.18%) Project Management
2 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.73%) Migration
4 7 (12.73%) Data Analysis
5 5 (9.09%) Change Management
5 5 (9.09%) Change Control
5 5 (9.09%) Analytics
6 4 (7.27%) Test Management
6 4 (7.27%) Test Strategy
6 4 (7.27%) Service Management
6 4 (7.27%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.45%) ITIL
7 3 (5.45%) ITSM
7 3 (5.45%) Identity Management
7 3 (5.45%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.45%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) VB
2 4 (7.27%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.45%) C
4 2 (3.64%) COBOL
5 1 (1.82%) C#
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) EMIR
1 1 (1.82%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.82%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) SAP
3 5 (9.09%) Remedy
4 2 (3.64%) Micro Focus
4 2 (3.64%) BEA
5 1 (1.82%) BMC
5 1 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.82%) Cognos
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