The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Objects Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects Developer
Rank 111 109 103
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.088% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £330 £369
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2087 1964 1680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.49% 91.22% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 1008 805
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 126 181
Average hourly rate £16.60 £15.21 £18.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.17% -17.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £37.80 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Business Objects Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Objects Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Objects Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Objects Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Objects Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Objects Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Objects Developer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Business Objects Developer in their job title 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 with Business Objects Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Informix
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Northgate
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BPC
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports

Business Objects Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Business Objects Developer in their job title 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 with Business Objects Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Informix
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BI
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Northgate
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau