Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for BusinessObjects Dashboards skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects Dashboards over the 6 months to 20 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 Dashboards (formerly Xcelsius)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 203 179
Rank change year-on-year +26 -24 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects Dashboards 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.023% 0.12% 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.52% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
West Midlands median daily rate £100 £436 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -77.08% - -
England median daily rate £361 £385 £350
% change year-on-year -6.23% +10.00% -30.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £18.14
England median hourly rate - £17.00 £18.14
% change year-on-year - -6.28% -

BusinessObjects Dashboards 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 902 1349 1170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 20.43% 22.52% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 805 721
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 £526 £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 30
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £20.50 £18.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.22% +13.45% -14.96%
10th Percentile £23.00 £11.70 £12.43
90th Percentile £40.25 £32.55 £37.80
England median hourly rate £29.81 £29.94 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.43% +19.76% -12.28%

BusinessObjects Dashboards
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects Dashboards in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects Dashboards
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 Dashboards in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects Dashboards in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects Dashboards 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 Dashboards.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration

BusinessObjects Dashboards
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior VBA Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAP