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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 116 113 124
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 7 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.59% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.10% 3.33% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 3
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£475 £373 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.51% -25.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £279 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £480 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 -
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
334 451 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.57% 17.67% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 186 205
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 14
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
Reading +17 5 £625 +47.05%
Slough +3 1 £475 - 1
BusinessObjects
South East

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (63.16%) SAP
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) Data Management
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (36.84%) PowerCenter
6 7 (36.84%) ETL
6 7 (36.84%) Informatica
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects XI
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (31.58%) XML
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
8 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
8 5 (26.32%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (26.32%) Data Quality
8 5 (26.32%) Master Data Management
9 4 (21.05%) SAP BW
9 4 (21.05%) ERP
9 4 (21.05%) IBM
10 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
10 3 (15.79%) Cognos
10 3 (15.79%) MS Excel

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (15.79%) Maximo
3 2 (10.53%) SAP ERP
3 2 (10.53%) SAP BPC
4 1 (5.26%) SAP SRM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP SEM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) PowerCenter
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects XI
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (21.05%) SAP BW
6 3 (15.79%) DataStage
7 2 (10.53%) SAP BI
7 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (10.53%) QlikView
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) MS Access
8 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
8 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Developer
1 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Report Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) MDX
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (42.11%) Data Management
3 7 (36.84%) ETL
4 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
4 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (26.32%) Master Data Management
5 4 (21.05%) ERP
6 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.79%) EAM
6 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
7 2 (10.53%) Low Latency
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.26%) CRM
8 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
8 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
8 1 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
1 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
1 2 (10.53%) VBA
2 1 (5.26%) VB6
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 12 (63.16%) SAP
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle
4 7 (36.84%) Informatica
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) Cognos
6 3 (15.79%) Primavera
7 1 (5.26%) JDA
7 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) SunGard