The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
England / Midlands
Rank 18 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.52% 2.31% 3.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.64% 17.65% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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 £31.00 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +50.00%

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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.49% 13.08% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 10
Median daily rate £475 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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 the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

BusinessObjects
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Midlands region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (40.00%) Cash Management
2 2 (40.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Architect
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Financial Architect
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Cash Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP