The first table below looks at the demand for BusinessObjects 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 over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 61 66 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.17% 0.56% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£625 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £19.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+189.47% -45.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
120 179 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.56% 19.33% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 70 60
Average daily rate £363 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £633 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
BusinessObjects
Berkshire

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

BusinessObjects
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

BusinessObjects Daily Rate Trend in Reading

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 15 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) SAP
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (60.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 8 (53.33%) Data Management
5 6 (40.00%) ETL
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (40.00%) XML
5 6 (40.00%) Informatica
5 6 (40.00%) PowerCenter
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
6 5 (33.33%) Master Data Management
6 5 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) MDX
7 4 (26.67%) QlikView

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (20.00%) Maximo
3 1 (6.67%) SAP MM
3 1 (6.67%) SAP BPC
3 1 (6.67%) SAP SRM
3 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (60.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (40.00%) PowerCenter
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) QlikView
5 4 (26.67%) MS Access
5 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (13.33%) OLAP
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Report Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) MDX
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (53.33%) Data Management
3 6 (40.00%) ETL
4 5 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 5 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) ERP
5 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (20.00%) EAM
6 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (13.33%) CRM
7 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
8 1 (6.67%) Cash Management
8 1 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
1 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
1 4 (26.67%) VBA
2 2 (13.33%) VB6
2 2 (13.33%) VB
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) SAP
3 6 (40.00%) Informatica
4 5 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) Primavera
6 1 (6.67%) SunGard
6 1 (6.67%) TIBCO