Period
to 20 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 143 137
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 -18
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 16 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.17% 3.44% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 17
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +10.00% +1.69%
10th Percentile £263 £358 £260
90th Percentile £418 £499 £528
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.65 - -
South East median hourly rate £23.83 - -

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 736 815 673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.09% 20.04% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 496 385
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £293
90th Percentile £588 £588 £609
South East median daily rate £450 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.33 £43.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.38% +355.26% -24.00%
10th Percentile £15.13 £14.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.00 £55.60 £35.14
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +164.71% -35.85%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -16 7 £275 -38.89% 2
Reading -9 2 £395 -16.84% 2
Slough -9 2 £350 +5.34% 2
BusinessObjects
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 9 (56.25%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) Validation
5 4 (25.00%) SAP MM
5 4 (25.00%) LSMW
5 4 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (25.00%) Data Mapping
5 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
5 4 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (25.00%) SAP MDG
6 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (18.75%) Data Validation
6 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Google
6 3 (18.75%) ERP
6 3 (18.75%) MS Access
6 3 (18.75%) Essbase
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports

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 2 (12.50%) PowerExchange
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SAP MDG
1 4 (25.00%) SAP MM
1 4 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Essbase
1 3 (18.75%) MS Access
2 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) Power BI
2 2 (12.50%) QlikView
2 2 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Lumira
3 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) LSMW
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Data Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Master Data Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Business Data Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Data Governance Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Governance Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Data Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Master Data Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SAP MDG Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Data Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 4 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Data Validation
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) SAP
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Google
4 2 (12.50%) Informatica