The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 3 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 91 104 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Objects 21 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.90% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 1.80% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 7
Average daily rate
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£456 £418 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +67.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £195 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £364
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.32 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+16.11% -10.25%
Business Objects
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1271 1221 1172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.79% 50.04% 49.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 540 447
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £203 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 34 48
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £9.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Objects across the Berkshire region.

Business Objects Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Objects
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Business Objects Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Business Objects
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Objects across the Berkshire region.

Business Objects Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Objects
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Reading +4 6 £450 -13.04% 3
Slough +5 5 £476 +137.75%
Newbury -1 2 - - 1
Bracknell - 2 £469 -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Objects 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 Business Objects.

1 26 (54.17%) SQL
2 21 (43.75%) SAP
2 21 (43.75%) BusinessObjects
3 20 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (41.67%) Oracle
4 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
5 13 (27.08%) SAP BW
5 13 (27.08%) Management Information System
5 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (20.83%) Finance
6 10 (20.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 9 (18.75%) IBM
8 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 7 (14.58%) ABAP
10 6 (12.50%) ERP
10 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (10.42%) VMware
11 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
11 5 (10.42%) Middleware
11 5 (10.42%) HP
11 5 (10.42%) Windows
11 5 (10.42%) AIX
11 5 (10.42%) Java
11 5 (10.42%) DB2
11 5 (10.42%) HP Storage

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Objects 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 Business Objects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.08%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) 3G
1 4 (8.33%) LTE
1 4 (8.33%) 4G
1 4 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (27.08%) SAP BW
3 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (20.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (10.42%) DB2
6 5 (10.42%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (10.42%) SAP HANA
7 4 (8.33%) QlikView
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (6.25%) SAP BI
9 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.17%) Data Mart
10 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (2.08%) CorVu
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.33%) MI Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) RAN Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) SAP Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.25%) RAN Performance Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Technical Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Business Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Middleware
2 4 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
3 2 (4.17%) MDX
3 2 (4.17%) BAPI
4 1 (2.08%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.08%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.08%) JSON
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.42%) HP Storage
3 3 (6.25%) FMCG
3 3 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (4.17%) Statistics
4 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
1 5 (10.42%) AIX
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.50%) ERP
3 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
3 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (10.42%) Analytics
4 4 (8.33%) ETL
4 4 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (6.25%) Data Management
5 3 (6.25%) Network Design
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (4.17%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.17%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) ABAP
3 5 (10.42%) Java
3 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (4.17%) SAPscript
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VBScript
5 1 (2.08%) VB
5 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Netcool
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) SAP
2 20 (41.67%) Oracle
3 9 (18.75%) IBM
4 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.42%) HP
5 5 (10.42%) VMware
6 4 (8.33%) Greenplum
6 4 (8.33%) Mapinfo
7 3 (6.25%) Cognos
8 2 (4.17%) Tableau
8 2 (4.17%) Teradata
9 1 (2.08%) Aprimo
9 1 (2.08%) Eloqua
9 1 (2.08%) Twitter
9 1 (2.08%) Adobe
9 1 (2.08%) Vitria
9 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
9 1 (2.08%) Ariba
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