Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform (BOBI, SAP BI)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 190 158
Rank change year-on-year +39 -32 -1
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 24 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.65% 1.34% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 8
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +5.59% -10.56%
10th Percentile £417 £363 £279
90th Percentile £548 £588 £563
England median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.82% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.66 £25.50 -
% change year-on-year -3.29% - -

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 904 1347 1169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 20.38% 22.49% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 805 720
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £260 £280 £213
90th Percentile £532 £525 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 31
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £20.50 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.22% +13.01% -9.30%
10th Percentile £23.00 £11.70 £12.50
90th Percentile £40.25 £32.55 £37.80
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.83% +21.00% -13.42%

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects Business Intelligence in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
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 Business Intelligence within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +13 14 £475 -2.51%
Coventry +11 3 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Birmingham +15 1 £700 +75.00% 1
BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence.

1 24 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (87.50%) SAP
3 16 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (62.50%) SAP HANA
5 8 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (29.17%) SAP BW
6 7 (29.17%) Java
7 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (25.00%) Data Structures
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (12.50%) SAP APO
11 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
11 2 (8.33%) webMethods
11 2 (8.33%) BEA
11 2 (8.33%) Informatica
11 2 (8.33%) Project Management
11 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (8.33%) J2EE
11 2 (8.33%) Oracle
11 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
11 2 (8.33%) XML
11 2 (8.33%) Unix
11 2 (8.33%) RUP
11 2 (8.33%) Perl
11 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
11 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
11 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (8.33%) Retail

BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Co-occurring 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 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP APO
2 2 (8.33%) SAP CAR
2 2 (8.33%) SAP POS DM
2 2 (8.33%) SAP Retail
3 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (62.50%) SAP HANA
3 8 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 7 (29.17%) SAP BW
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
5 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (8.33%) Pentaho
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) SAP Developer
3 7 (29.17%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Architect
4 6 (25.00%) Consultant
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 5 (20.83%) SAP Architect
5 5 (20.83%) SAP BI Architect
5 5 (20.83%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (16.67%) SAP APO Consultant
6 4 (16.67%) SAP HANA Architect
6 4 (16.67%) SAP HANA Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Business Objects Architect
7 3 (12.50%) SAP BW Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) SAP BI Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) SAP BI Developer
8 2 (8.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) SAP HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) IDoc
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
1 2 (8.33%) SAP ALE
1 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Order to Cash
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.33%) RUP
3 2 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.17%) Analytics
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.17%) ERP
4 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CIPD
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) BEA
2 2 (8.33%) Cloudera
2 2 (8.33%) Informatica
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) webMethods
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy