The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills 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 BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 82 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 32 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.33% 1.10% 1.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.45% 6.24% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 14
Average daily rate
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£400 £351 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.12% -15.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £310 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -
BusinessObjects
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
496 433 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.61% 17.59% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 267 244
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 4
Average hourly rate £19.57 £23.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.91% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £9.50 £21.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.55 £27.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects
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 BusinessObjects within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
Birmingham -3 8 £348 +9.44% 3
Coventry +5 6 £413 +3.12%
Shropshire +1 5 £425 -
Warwickshire - 3 £420 - 1
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 31 (42.47%) SAP
2 30 (41.10%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (30.14%) Data Modelling
3 22 (30.14%) Finance
4 18 (24.66%) SAP BW
4 18 (24.66%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (21.92%) Oracle
6 15 (20.55%) SQL
6 15 (20.55%) MS Excel
7 13 (17.81%) ETL
8 12 (16.44%) MS Office
9 11 (15.07%) Informatica
9 11 (15.07%) SAP BI
9 11 (15.07%) Data Analysis
10 10 (13.70%) Test Strategy
11 9 (12.33%) Data Mapping
11 9 (12.33%) Project Management
12 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
12 8 (10.96%) UNIX
12 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
13 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (9.59%) Business Analysis
13 7 (9.59%) Cognos
13 7 (9.59%) VBA
13 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
13 7 (9.59%) SAP HANA
13 7 (9.59%) Open Source
13 7 (9.59%) Change Control
14 6 (8.22%) Data Quality

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 5 (6.85%) SAS
2 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (20.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.44%) MS Office
3 5 (6.85%) Open Workbench
4 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.37%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.37%) MS Project
6 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.37%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) GSM
1 4 (5.48%) 3G
1 4 (5.48%) 2G
1 4 (5.48%) 4G
2 3 (4.11%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (4.11%) HSPA
2 3 (4.11%) LTE
2 3 (4.11%) GPRS
2 3 (4.11%) WCDMA
3 1 (1.37%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) Data Warehouse
1 18 (24.66%) SAP BW
2 11 (15.07%) SAP BI
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.59%) SAP HANA
5 6 (8.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.48%) MS Access
7 4 (5.48%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
8 3 (4.11%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (4.11%) Big Data
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.74%) DB2
9 2 (2.74%) PowerCenter
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Local Government
4 1 (1.37%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Analyst
1 25 (34.25%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) Business Analyst
3 6 (8.22%) Consultant
3 6 (8.22%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (8.22%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) Business Developer
4 5 (6.85%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.85%) Architect
4 5 (6.85%) Test Manager
5 4 (5.48%) SAP BW Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) VBA Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Financial Business Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Excel Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Excel VBA Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) J2EE
2 3 (4.11%) XML
2 3 (4.11%) Flash
3 2 (2.74%) HTML
3 2 (2.74%) HTML5
4 1 (1.37%) XSLT
4 1 (1.37%) Middleware
4 1 (1.37%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.37%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.37%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.74%) iPad
2 2 (2.74%) NHS
3 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Clustering
3 1 (1.37%) Statistics
3 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Exalytics
3 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) UNIX
2 3 (4.11%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.37%) Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (30.14%) Data Modelling
3 13 (17.81%) ETL
4 11 (15.07%) Data Analysis
5 10 (13.70%) Test Strategy
6 9 (12.33%) Data Mapping
6 9 (12.33%) Project Management
7 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (9.59%) Business Analysis
8 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
8 7 (9.59%) Open Source
8 7 (9.59%) Change Control
9 6 (8.22%) Analytics
9 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.85%) Data Architecture
10 5 (6.85%) CRM
10 5 (6.85%) Problem Management
11 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (5.48%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
2 7 (9.59%) VBA
3 6 (8.22%) Shell Script
3 6 (8.22%) Java
4 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.74%) ABAP
5 1 (1.37%) R
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.74%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) SAP
2 16 (21.92%) Oracle
3 11 (15.07%) Informatica
4 7 (9.59%) Cognos
4 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.48%) webMethods
5 4 (5.48%) Pega
6 3 (4.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 3 (4.11%) Mapinfo
6 3 (4.11%) Huawei
6 3 (4.11%) Nortel
6 3 (4.11%) IBM
6 3 (4.11%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.74%) Niku
7 2 (2.74%) Tableau
8 1 (1.37%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.37%) Amdocs
8 1 (1.37%) Northgate
8 1 (1.37%) Netezza
8 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
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