The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 76 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 3 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 2.06% 1.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 10.11% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 12
Median daily rate £400 £518 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.70% +23.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.17 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-41.48% +28.57%
BusinessObjects
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
153 188 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.78% 20.39% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 122 112
Median daily rate £450 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 - £11.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

BusinessObjects Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Cognos
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Xcelsius
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) XSD
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica
4 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BW

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) Xcelsius
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Cognos Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Cognos Enterprise Planning Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Cognos Planning Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Cognos Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Enterprise Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cognos
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Thunderhead