Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 126 129
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 -8
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 29 35 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.72% 0.88% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.70% 5.67% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 24
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £396 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% +3.40% -4.38%
10th Percentile £351 £309 £277
90th Percentile £498 £498 £514
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £13.50
South East median hourly rate - £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -40.00% +15.38%

BusinessObjects is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 783 617 702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.39% 15.53% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 351 422
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £263
90th Percentile £588 £613 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 31 43
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £9.50 £11.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +373.68% -16.78% -71.10%
10th Percentile £14.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £54.50 £12.00 £27.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +164.71% -35.85% -22.06%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing BusinessObjects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Berkshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessObjects in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Berkshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessObjects in Berkshire

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Berkshire

BusinessObjects
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -2 12 £450 +157.14%
Reading +5 6 £475 +19.95% 2
Slough +7 4 £355 +1.43%
Maidenhead -6 2 - -
Newbury -16 1 - -
BusinessObjects
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) SAP
4 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
4 9 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (27.59%) Finance
5 8 (27.59%) Validation
6 7 (24.14%) LSMW
6 7 (24.14%) ERP
6 7 (24.14%) QlikView
6 7 (24.14%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (20.69%) Project Planning
7 6 (20.69%) MS Project Server
7 6 (20.69%) Dependency Management
7 6 (20.69%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) PMI
7 6 (20.69%) PMI Certification
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (17.24%) Migration
8 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
8 5 (17.24%) ETL
8 5 (17.24%) Data Governance
8 5 (17.24%) Virtual Team
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.45%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Project
1 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SAP ERP
1 4 (13.79%) SAP MDG
1 4 (13.79%) SAP MM
1 4 (13.79%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (6.90%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (24.14%) QlikView
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (13.79%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.45%) Power BI
5 1 (3.45%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) LSMW
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Developer
1 6 (20.69%) Project Planner
2 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Data Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Data Migration Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Migration Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) SAP Data Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) PMI
3 5 (17.24%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.90%) CMDB
5 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
3 8 (27.59%) Validation
4 7 (24.14%) Data Cleansing
4 7 (24.14%) ERP
5 6 (20.69%) Dependency Management
5 6 (20.69%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (20.69%) Project Planning
6 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Data Governance
6 5 (17.24%) Data Integration
6 5 (17.24%) ETL
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) Wealth Management
7 4 (13.79%) Data Management
7 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) Logistics
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) SAP
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Informatica
5 2 (6.90%) BMC
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.45%) Tableau