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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 21 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.42% 0.57% 4.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.82% 3.45% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -
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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
39 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.84% 16.67% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 16
Average daily rate £475 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £230 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
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 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 31 July 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 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) SAP BPC
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) MS Access
4 2 (22.22%) Flash
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) ABAP
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Cognos
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) SAP BI
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Services

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BPC
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) Xcelsius
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BI
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
2 1 (11.11%) PC Support
2 1 (11.11%) VBA Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BW Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Excel Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) Flash
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) ABAP
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
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