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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 116 74 90
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +16
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 33 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 1.75% 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.88% 8.51% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 16
Median daily rate £410 £398 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% +12.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £452 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-18.33% -40.00%
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
676 517 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.86% 20.58% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 322 285
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 14
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £33.55 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Shropshire -32 10 - -
Coventry -9 5 £425 -39.28%
Warwickshire -5 3 £410 +57.69% 1
Birmingham -9 2 £490 +47.92% 7
Solihull - 1 - - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £240 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 42 (50.60%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (45.78%) SQL
3 33 (39.76%) SAP
4 31 (37.35%) Oracle
5 28 (33.73%) ETL
6 23 (27.71%) PL/SQL
7 22 (26.51%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (19.28%) Data Modelling
8 16 (19.28%) Finance
8 16 (19.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 14 (16.87%) Java
9 14 (16.87%) Unix
9 14 (16.87%) Oracle Database
9 14 (16.87%) Relational Database
10 13 (15.66%) XML
10 13 (15.66%) Informatica
11 12 (14.46%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (14.46%) Migration
11 12 (14.46%) Data Analysis
12 11 (13.25%) JIRA
12 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
12 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
12 11 (13.25%) SAP Data Services
12 11 (13.25%) OO
12 11 (13.25%) Windows
12 11 (13.25%) MS Office
12 11 (13.25%) J2EE
12 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (12.05%) WebLogic
13 10 (12.05%) ITIL

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 10 (12.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.61%) Confluence
2 3 (3.61%) SAP Portal
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.41%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Office
2 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.23%) Open Workbench
4 2 (2.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) SAP BPC
1 4 (4.82%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (2.41%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.41%) SAP MII
2 2 (2.41%) StreamServe
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.20%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.20%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.20%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (19.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 14 (16.87%) Oracle Database
3 14 (16.87%) Relational Database
4 12 (14.46%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (13.25%) SAP Data Services
6 10 (12.05%) SAP BI
6 10 (12.05%) SAP BW
7 9 (10.84%) Oracle OWB
7 9 (10.84%) RDBMS
7 9 (10.84%) SAP HANA
8 8 (9.64%) BusinessObjects XI
8 8 (9.64%) Hadoop
9 7 (8.43%) Pentaho
9 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
9 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (6.02%) DataStage
10 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) JIRA
2 9 (10.84%) JUnit
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (9.64%) Ant
3 8 (9.64%) Artifactory
3 8 (9.64%) ClearQuest
3 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
3 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.64%) Maven
3 8 (9.64%) Toad
4 3 (3.61%) CA Gen
5 2 (2.41%) PVCS
5 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.20%) LSMW
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Automotive
2 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (56.63%) Developer
2 12 (14.46%) Business Objects Developer
3 11 (13.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Business Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) Consultant
6 8 (9.64%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (9.64%) SAP Developer
7 7 (8.43%) ETL Developer
7 7 (8.43%) SQL Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.23%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (7.23%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) Report Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Oracle ETL Developer
10 4 (4.82%) SAP BI Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) XML
2 11 (13.25%) J2EE
3 9 (10.84%) Hibernate
3 9 (10.84%) Spring
3 9 (10.84%) Struts
3 9 (10.84%) Web Services
4 8 (9.64%) Apache CXF
4 8 (9.64%) HTML
4 8 (9.64%) JSP
4 8 (9.64%) Servlets
5 3 (3.61%) MDX
5 3 (3.61%) SAP Business Workflow
6 2 (2.41%) Drools
6 2 (2.41%) EDI
6 2 (2.41%) iXBRL
6 2 (2.41%) XBRL
7 1 (1.20%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.23%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.82%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Unix
2 11 (13.25%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (33.73%) ETL
3 16 (19.28%) Data Modelling
4 12 (14.46%) Data Analysis
4 12 (14.46%) Migration
5 11 (13.25%) OO
6 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.05%) ITIL
7 9 (10.84%) ITSM
7 9 (10.84%) Service Management
8 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.64%) Defect Tracking
8 8 (9.64%) OOP
8 8 (9.64%) UML
9 7 (8.43%) Analytics
9 7 (8.43%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.23%) Data Mapping
10 6 (7.23%) Dimensional Modelling
10 6 (7.23%) Project Management
11 5 (6.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.78%) SQL
2 23 (27.71%) PL/SQL
3 14 (16.87%) Java
4 7 (8.43%) VB
5 6 (7.23%) C++
6 4 (4.82%) ABAP
6 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.82%) VBA
7 3 (3.61%) COBOL
7 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.41%) Perl
8 2 (2.41%) Python
8 2 (2.41%) R
8 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
1 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.64%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) OCPJP
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (4.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) GCP
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) HDFS
1 2 (2.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) SAP
2 31 (37.35%) Oracle
3 13 (15.66%) Informatica
4 10 (12.05%) Tableau
5 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.02%) Cognos
6 5 (6.02%) IBM
7 4 (4.82%) Cloudera
7 4 (4.82%) Niku
7 4 (4.82%) webMethods
8 3 (3.61%) Google
8 3 (3.61%) Netezza
8 3 (3.61%) Pega
9 2 (2.41%) BEA
9 2 (2.41%) OpenText
9 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.41%) Teradata
10 1 (1.20%) BT
10 1 (1.20%) Cadence
10 1 (1.20%) Hyperion
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
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