The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 105 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 16 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 1.25% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.57% 8.63% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 25
Average daily rate £401 £425 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £13.13
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 - £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 - £14.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.87%
BusinessObjects
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
350 394 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.77% 14.53% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 220 265
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 10 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £39.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.82% +125.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £30.00 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £125.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

BusinessObjects
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

BusinessObjects
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 BusinessObjects within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 4 £401 -11.00% 1
Bracknell - 3 - -
BusinessObjects
South East

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 28 (54.90%) SAP
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
3 19 (37.25%) Oracle
4 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (25.49%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
7 10 (19.61%) Data Modelling
7 10 (19.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 9 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (17.65%) Data Analysis
8 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
9 8 (15.69%) Finance
9 8 (15.69%) Teradata
9 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
10 7 (13.73%) TOGAF
10 7 (13.73%) Project Management
10 7 (13.73%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
12 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (9.80%) QlikView
12 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects XI
12 5 (9.80%) Zachman Framework
12 5 (9.80%) Retail
12 5 (9.80%) ATG
12 5 (9.80%) NHS
12 5 (9.80%) MS Office

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.96%) PowerExchange
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (19.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
5 7 (13.73%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (9.80%) QlikView
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (9.80%) Xcelsius
7 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.92%) MS Access
8 2 (3.92%) Power BI
8 2 (3.92%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.96%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (1.96%) SAP BI
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 5 (9.80%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Billing
5 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.96%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Consultant
4 7 (13.73%) Business Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Business Objects Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Business Objects Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Report Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Business Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Coordinator
8 3 (5.88%) Report Developer
8 3 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Telecoms Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) NHS
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.88%) FMCG
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (19.61%) Data Modelling
3 9 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 9 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (13.73%) Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) TOGAF
5 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.80%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (7.84%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (7.84%) ETL
7 4 (7.84%) Functional Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Information Management
7 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.88%) Analytics
8 3 (5.88%) Content Management
8 3 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.88%) ITIL
8 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) VBA
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) ACCA
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) SAP
2 19 (37.25%) Oracle
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.69%) Teradata
5 5 (9.80%) ATG
5 5 (9.80%) Tableau
6 3 (5.88%) Ab Initio
6 3 (5.88%) hybris
6 3 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (5.88%) webMethods
7 2 (3.92%) Informatica
8 1 (1.96%) Ariba
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco
8 1 (1.96%) Cognos
8 1 (1.96%) EMC
8 1 (1.96%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) IBM
8 1 (1.96%) Juniper
8 1 (1.96%) NetApp
8 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft