The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 113 82 101
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +19
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 1.17% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.18% 5.20% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 2
Average daily rate
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£332 £423 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +16.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £351 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £19.75 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+178.48% -22.54%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
422 442 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.55% 22.47% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 237 254
Average daily rate £315 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 16
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.83% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £23.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £42.20 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
BusinessObjects
England

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
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 24 July 2014. 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 -10 2 - - 8
Shropshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 3 (25.00%) ABAP
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) NetWeaver
5 2 (16.67%) SAP BI
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (16.67%) SAP HANA
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) BODI
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) SAP BI
2 2 (16.67%) SAP HANA
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) BODI
3 1 (8.33%) OLAP
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Business Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Business Objects Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Business Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Objects Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) ABAP
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Posted: 15 days ago