The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 56 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% - 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.03% - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£413 - £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £425 £411
% change year-on-year
-6.82% +3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
97 147 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.42% 24.18% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 95 57
Average daily rate £350 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £266 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -24.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 5 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
5 1 (20.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos