Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 144 141
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 -30
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 16 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.41% 0.60% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.23% 3.00% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 27
Berkshire median daily rate £356 £425 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.18% +7.32% +5.60%
10th Percentile £263 £326 £306
90th Percentile £448 £500 £439
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.35% -4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £11.75
South East median hourly rate £40.00 - £11.75

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 717 799 738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.27% 20.02% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 489 407
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £280 £300
90th Percentile £581 £575 £592
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 34
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £14.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.71% +55.26% -45.71%
10th Percentile £10.78 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.38 £49.25 £15.20
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +22.45%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Reading -4 6 £363 -27.50% 1
Bracknell -2 4 £275 - 1
Newbury -7 3 - -
Slough -4 2 £350 +5.34% 4
BusinessObjects
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 11 (68.75%) SAP
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Informatica
4 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (31.25%) ETL
5 5 (31.25%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (18.75%) SAP HANA
7 3 (18.75%) Analytics
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
7 3 (18.75%) Google
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (18.75%) Essbase
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
7 3 (18.75%) PowerCenter
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (18.75%) MS Access
7 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 3 (18.75%) SQL

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
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (6.25%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (18.75%) Essbase
3 3 (18.75%) Lumira
3 3 (18.75%) MS Access
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (18.75%) PowerCenter
3 3 (18.75%) SAP HANA
4 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) QlikView
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (6.25%) LSMW
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (18.75%) ETL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BI Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BusinessObjects Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) ETL
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) SAP
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) Informatica
4 3 (18.75%) Google