The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Solihull region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 2.60% - -
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£351 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -15.85%
Vendors Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
30 27 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 38.96% 29.35% 53.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 7
Average daily rate £275 £160 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £121 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £400 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Business Objects
West Midlands

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Business Objects
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing Business Objects 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 Business Objects.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) BODI
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing Business Objects 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 Business Objects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BI
2 1 (33.33%) BODI
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Business Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Business Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP