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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 67 76 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.63% 0.53% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£625 £425 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -22.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
123 190 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.20% 19.00% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 81 64
Average daily rate £376 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 16 September 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 6 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (50.00%) Maximo
3 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) EAM
3 3 (50.00%) Primavera
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) MDX
5 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
5 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
5 1 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SAP PI

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (50.00%) Maximo
3 1 (16.67%) SAP MM
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
3 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) QlikView
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 3 (50.00%) EAM
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
1 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Primavera
3 1 (16.67%) SunGard
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO