The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 84 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 9 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.57% 0.62% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.51% 3.00% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £420 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -4.10%
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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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
358 300 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.62% 20.59% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 144 148
Average daily rate £350 £348 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £260 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £52.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -11 3 £300 -14.28% 3
Leicestershire +4 2 £325 - 1
Lincolnshire -1 2 £369 +5.35%
Northamptonshire -1 1 - - 2
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) SAP
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.00%) SAP BW
7 3 (12.00%) Data Management
7 3 (12.00%) ETL
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (12.00%) UNIX
7 3 (12.00%) MS Office
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (8.00%) VB
8 2 (8.00%) Java
8 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (8.00%) DTS
8 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
8 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.00%) SharePoint

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.00%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.00%) Data Mart
3 2 (8.00%) DTS
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (8.00%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (4.00%) Lumira
4 1 (4.00%) QlikView
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Crystal Enterprise
4 1 (4.00%) OLAP
4 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.00%) BODI
4 1 (4.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Report Writer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Business Objects Report Writer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Access Developer
5 1 (4.00%) ETL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Informatics
3 2 (8.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) ETL
3 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) Information Management
4 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) Cash Management
4 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 1 (4.00%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Balanced Scorecard
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) VB
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) Northgate
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (4.00%) Birst
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos