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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Rank 61 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 7 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 0.76% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 4.24% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Median daily rate £363 £398 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +27.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £386 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £410 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
- +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £37.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-51.00% +56.25%
BusinessObjects
West Midlands

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
154 118 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.54% 17.85% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 82 89
Median daily rate £400 £438 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +28.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £18.20 £24.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.73% +88.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 December 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SAP HANA
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) OCPJP
5 1 (12.50%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (12.50%) Orchard
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) QlikView
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Pega
5 1 (12.50%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (12.50%) Apache CXF
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) SAP GTS

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (12.50%) OpenText Process Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (12.50%) SAP BPC
1 1 (12.50%) SAP GTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
1 3 (37.50%) SAP HANA
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Artifactory
1 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Apache CXF
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) OCPJP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) OpenText
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Orchard
2 1 (12.50%) Pega