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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BusinessObjects Developer
Rank 118 111 102
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Objects Developer 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.091% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.098% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £388 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £415 £385
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.00
Business Objects Developer
England

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
2368 2041 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.08% 92.39% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1326 1140 1018
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 176 141
Average hourly rate £13.85 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £11.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Business Objects Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire - 2 £463 -
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
Business Objects Developer
England

Business Objects Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (82.61%) SQL
3 15 (65.22%) Relational Database
4 12 (52.17%) QA
4 12 (52.17%) Business Continuity
5 10 (43.48%) Service Delivery
5 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
5 10 (43.48%) MS Access
6 8 (34.78%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 6 (26.09%) ETL
7 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.04%) VBA
10 3 (13.04%) Toad
10 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (13.04%) SAP
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
10 3 (13.04%) Project Management
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (13.04%) Data Mart
11 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
11 2 (8.70%) Oracle General Ledger

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.35%) Misys Midas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (65.22%) Relational Database
3 10 (43.48%) MS Access
4 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) Data Mart
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (4.35%) QlikView
8 1 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Toad
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Business Continuity
2 10 (43.48%) Service Delivery
3 6 (26.09%) ETL
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
2 3 (13.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
2 4 (17.39%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
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