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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
England / West Midlands
Rank 90 53 80
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +27
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 33 64 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.38% 2.66% 1.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.80% 10.87% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 19
Median daily rate £370 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £390 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £485 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £37.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.13% +56.25%

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
423 589 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.67% 24.44% 19.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 347 258
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £16.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £32.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +10 13 £300 - 1
Coventry - 6 £478 - 1
Birmingham +2 4 £315 +125.00% 2
Shropshire -7 2 - -
Walsall - 1 £375 -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 39 (54.93%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (42.25%) SQL
3 25 (35.21%) SAP
4 22 (30.99%) Oracle
4 22 (30.99%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (26.76%) ETL
6 18 (25.35%) Finance
7 17 (23.94%) Migration
8 12 (16.90%) Data Modelling
9 11 (15.49%) Informatica
9 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
9 11 (15.49%) Analytics
10 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (14.08%) Data Migration
10 10 (14.08%) Cognos
10 10 (14.08%) Project Management
10 10 (14.08%) Teradata
11 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
11 8 (11.27%) Tableau
12 7 (9.86%) Hadoop
12 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
12 7 (9.86%) SAP BW
12 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
12 7 (9.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 6 (8.45%) IBM
13 6 (8.45%) VBA
13 6 (8.45%) SAP Data Services
13 6 (8.45%) Data Quality
13 6 (8.45%) SAP HANA

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.23%) SAS
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
2 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
2 4 (5.63%) Open Workbench
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) SAP FI
1 5 (7.04%) SAP FSCM
2 4 (5.63%) SAP ERP
3 3 (4.23%) SAP CO
4 2 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.41%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (1.41%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (1.41%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (1.41%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.41%) SAP GTS
5 1 (1.41%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.41%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.41%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 7 (9.86%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.86%) SAP BW
4 6 (8.45%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (8.45%) SAP HANA
5 5 (7.04%) Data Mining
5 5 (7.04%) MySQL
5 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.63%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (5.63%) DB2
6 4 (5.63%) Informix
6 4 (5.63%) QlikView
6 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (4.23%) DataStage
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.82%) MS Access
8 2 (2.82%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) ERwin
2 3 (4.23%) CA Gen
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Banking
2 5 (7.04%) General Ledger
3 4 (5.63%) Automotive
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.41%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.41%) Electronics
6 1 (1.41%) French Language
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Developer
2 17 (23.94%) Architect
3 15 (21.13%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 13 (18.31%) Business Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 6 (8.45%) SAP Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Business Architect
8 5 (7.04%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.63%) SAP Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Data Migration Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Data Migration Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Migration Analyst
11 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Lead
11 2 (2.82%) SAP Financial Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) J2EE
2 2 (2.82%) Drools
2 2 (2.82%) iXBRL
2 2 (2.82%) XBRL
2 2 (2.82%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.41%) CSS
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
3 1 (1.41%) jQuery
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.82%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.82%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.41%) Statistics
6 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Unix
2 2 (2.82%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (26.76%) ETL
3 17 (23.94%) Migration
4 12 (16.90%) Data Modelling
5 11 (15.49%) Analytics
6 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.08%) Data Migration
6 10 (14.08%) Project Management
7 8 (11.27%) Waterfall
8 6 (8.45%) Data Management
9 5 (7.04%) Cash Management
9 5 (7.04%) Data Transformation
9 5 (7.04%) ERP
9 5 (7.04%) Planning and Forecasting
9 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.63%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (5.63%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
11 3 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) SQL
2 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.45%) VBA
4 5 (7.04%) Java
5 3 (4.23%) COBOL
5 3 (4.23%) Python
5 3 (4.23%) R
5 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.82%) ABAP
6 2 (2.82%) C
6 2 (2.82%) Perl
6 2 (2.82%) VB
7 1 (1.41%) C#
7 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ISEB
2 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.82%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) HDFS
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) SAP
2 22 (30.99%) Oracle
3 11 (15.49%) Informatica
4 10 (14.08%) Cognos
4 10 (14.08%) Teradata
5 8 (11.27%) Tableau
6 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (8.45%) Google
7 6 (8.45%) IBM
8 4 (5.63%) Netezza
8 4 (5.63%) Pega
9 2 (2.82%) BEA
9 2 (2.82%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.82%) webMethods
10 1 (1.41%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.41%) BT
10 1 (1.41%) Niku
10 1 (1.41%) OpenText
10 1 (1.41%) Orchard
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