The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.46% 1.12% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.33% 4.83% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £435 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
- -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +8.17%

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
129 145 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.75% 23.27% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 94 66
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -9.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 6 (60.00%) SAP
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (30.00%) SAP BW
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Order to Cash
5 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (10.00%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Document Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mart
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Orchard
5 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Netezza
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Development

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (10.00%) OpenText Process Suite
1 1 (10.00%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
1 1 (10.00%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SAP HANA
2 3 (30.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
4 1 (10.00%) Informix
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) E-business
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) ABAP
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Netezza
2 1 (10.00%) OpenText
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Orchard
2 1 (10.00%) Pega
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata