The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 17 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.70% 0.57% 3.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.33% 4.76% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.20 £30.03 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-49.39% +71.57%
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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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 21 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.87% 11.93% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 23
Average daily rate £500 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £355 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) SAP BW
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) SAS
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) SPSS
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Teradata
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 2 (18.18%) SAP BPC
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (18.18%) MapReduce

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP BPC
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SAP BW
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BI
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Business Objects Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Business Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Objects Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Business Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BW Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) MapReduce
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 1 (9.09%) R
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Teradata
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) EXTOL