The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 62 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.70% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.03% 3.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £471 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50
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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
124 200 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.66% 20.02% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 105 82
Average daily rate £388 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £55.65 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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 23 January 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Informatica
2 3 (33.33%) PowerCenter
2 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Life Science
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) SunGard
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (22.22%) SAP BPC
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (11.11%) Xcelsius
4 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) SAS
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (11.11%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BPC
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
2 1 (11.11%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) PowerCenter
1 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Xcelsius
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BI Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
2 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Informatica
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SunGard