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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 0.79% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.64% 3.60% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £315 £140 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -53.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £37.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.13% +56.25%

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
110 139 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.33% 22.06% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 95 59
Median daily rate £340 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £16.45 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.78% +23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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 5 (62.50%) SAP
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
3 3 (37.50%) SAP HANA
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mart
5 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (12.50%) Orchard
5 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Netezza
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Development
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) QlikView
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Pega
5 1 (12.50%) OpenText Process Suite
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
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%) Data Mart
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) Informix
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BI Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BPC Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Order to Cash
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 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%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Basel II
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Netezza
2 1 (12.50%) OpenText
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Orchard
2 1 (12.50%) Pega
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata