Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 120 137
Rank change year-on-year -34 +17 -17
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 18 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.46% 0.99% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.59% 5.21% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 26
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.92% -0.50% -13.51%
10th Percentile £330 £357 £288
90th Percentile £597 £498 £439
South East median daily rate £425 £378 £363
% change year-on-year +12.58% +4.14% -7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £12.50
South East median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 694 730 728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.64% 19.07% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 410 418
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £409 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.98% -3.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £297
90th Percentile £595 £575 £556
South East median daily rate £438 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +8.70% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 32 27
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +368.42% - -50.00%
10th Percentile £10.85 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £60.75 £47.95 £15.35
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £19.30 £36.75
% change year-on-year +109.90% -47.50% +47.00%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -2 9 £401 -2.73% 3
Newbury -7 3 - -
Bracknell -3 1 - -
Slough -7 1 £350 -2.44% 3
Maidenhead -16 1 - -
BusinessObjects
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 (61.11%) SAP
2 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (38.89%) Informatica
3 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) ETL
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
6 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) PowerCenter
7 3 (16.67%) SAP BW
7 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (16.67%) Lumira
7 3 (16.67%) SAP HANA
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
8 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture

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 (11.11%) MS Project Server
1 2 (11.11%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.56%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) Lumira
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (16.67%) PowerCenter
3 3 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (16.67%) SAP HANA
4 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) QlikView
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) Power BI
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.56%) LSMW
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (16.67%) ETL Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Project Planner
4 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SAP BI Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SAP BW Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) BAPI
1 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.11%) PMI
4 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (11.11%) Scorecard
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Identification
6 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) SAP
2 7 (38.89%) Informatica
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau