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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 105 109 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.096% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.47% 0.43% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£376 £450 £476
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.38% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £430 £457
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £470 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50
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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
407 470 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.78% 22.54% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 267 232
Average daily rate £363 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 17
Average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £17.18 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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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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
Birmingham - 2 £376 - 8
Coventry - 1 - -
Solihull - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 15 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) SAP BW
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
5 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) VB
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) MS Access
5 3 (20.00%) SAS
5 3 (20.00%) SAP BI
5 3 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Smart Meter
5 3 (20.00%) SAP BPC
5 3 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 2 (13.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (6.67%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) SAP BW
2 3 (20.00%) SAP BI
2 3 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (20.00%) MS Access
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Base SAS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Legal
4 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (13.33%) Publishing
5 1 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Automotive
5 1 (6.67%) Electronics
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP BPC Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Development Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Maxegan Recruitment
Rate: £0 - £600+ per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: £450-500/day
Posted: 18 days ago