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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 65 70 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.65% 0.59% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£625 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £401 £418
% change year-on-year
-9.03% -3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £19.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+178.48% +23.43%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
137 170 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.10% 18.16% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 75 53
Average daily rate £365 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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 11 July 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 16 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (62.50%) SAP
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (56.25%) BusinessObjects XI
5 8 (50.00%) Data Management
6 7 (43.75%) ETL
6 7 (43.75%) Informatica
7 6 (37.50%) PowerCenter
7 6 (37.50%) IBM
7 6 (37.50%) XML
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (31.25%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (31.25%) Data Quality
8 5 (31.25%) Master Data Management
8 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Migration
8 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
8 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
8 5 (31.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) MDX
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (18.75%) Maximo
3 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP SRM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
3 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (56.25%) BusinessObjects XI
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (37.50%) PowerCenter
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (25.00%) QlikView
6 4 (25.00%) MS Access
6 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (12.50%) OLAP
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) MDX
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ODBC
4 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (50.00%) Data Management
3 7 (43.75%) ETL
4 5 (31.25%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (31.25%) Master Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
5 4 (25.00%) ERP
5 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) EAM
6 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) Data Transformation
8 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (6.25%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
1 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (25.00%) VBA
2 2 (12.50%) VB6
2 2 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) TickIT
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 10 (62.50%) SAP
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) Informatica
4 6 (37.50%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) Primavera
6 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) SunGard
6 1 (6.25%) Cognos