The first table below looks at the demand for BusinessObjects XI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects XI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Reading region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects XI (BOXI)
Rank 63 67 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects XI 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.93% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.35% 2.36% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £395 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £362 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
187 127 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.41% 16.45% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 50 43
Average daily rate £375 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
BusinessObjects XI
Berkshire

BusinessObjects XI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

BusinessObjects XI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Trend in Reading

BusinessObjects XI
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessObjects XI across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

BusinessObjects XI Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

BusinessObjects XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 10 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (90.00%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (60.00%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (60.00%) Data Quality
4 6 (60.00%) Master Data Management
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (60.00%) Data Management
4 6 (60.00%) Informatica
4 6 (60.00%) PowerCenter
4 6 (60.00%) XML
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) ETL
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (40.00%) MDX
6 4 (40.00%) QlikView
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (40.00%) VBA
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) MS Access

BusinessObjects XI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing BusinessObjects XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (90.00%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (60.00%) PowerCenter
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (40.00%) QlikView
5 4 (40.00%) MS Access
5 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (20.00%) OLAP
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Report Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) MDX
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Data Cleansing
2 6 (60.00%) Master Data Management
2 6 (60.00%) Data Management
3 5 (50.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) VBA
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB6
2 2 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 6 (60.00%) Informatica
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) IBM