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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 67 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% 0.16% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 0.78% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£475 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £428 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.82 £42.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-62.77% +115.18%
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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
170 128 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.91% 19.97% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 79 43
Average daily rate £345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £34.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (50.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft