The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Objects Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BusinessObjects Developer
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Objects Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
709 756 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.44% 93.56% 91.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 513 327
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 25
Average hourly rate £18.23 £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.80% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £26.00 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Business Objects Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Objects Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Objects Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Objects Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Objects Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Business Objects Developer in their job title 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 with Business Objects Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (80.00%) Toad
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) PVCS
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (40.00%) ClearQuest
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling

Business Objects Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Business Objects Developer in their job title 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 with Business Objects Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Toad
2 2 (40.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) PVCS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP