Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 142 112
Rank change year-on-year -1 -30 +25
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 26 37 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.63% 0.86% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.15% 5.20% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 39
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £396 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +5.60% +12.78%
10th Percentile £326 £328 £263
90th Percentile £500 £439 £478
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £13.21
South East median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 825 711 807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.09% 16.53% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 391 464
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £407 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.42% +1.75% +9.22%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £590 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.96% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 29
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.24 £9.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.95% -36.67% -25.93%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £19.36 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +58.49% -3.64% +10.00%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +6 11 £475 +171.43%
Reading -1 6 £475 +18.75%
Slough - 2 £332 -
Maidenhead -4 1 - -
Newbury -7 1 - -
BusinessObjects
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) SAP
3 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (42.31%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (30.77%) Validation
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
6 7 (26.92%) LSMW
6 7 (26.92%) ERP
6 7 (26.92%) QlikView
6 7 (26.92%) Data Cleansing
6 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (19.23%) Data Management
8 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
8 5 (19.23%) Data Governance
8 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
8 5 (19.23%) ETL
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 4 (15.38%) BAPI
9 4 (15.38%) Logistics
9 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 4 (15.38%) SAP MM
9 4 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (15.38%) Cutover Planning
9 4 (15.38%) Data Quality

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 1 (3.85%) MS Project Server
1 1 (3.85%) PowerExchange
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP ERP
1 4 (15.38%) SAP MDG
1 4 (15.38%) SAP MM
1 4 (15.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (7.69%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (26.92%) QlikView
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 4 (15.38%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
7 2 (7.69%) Big Data
7 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.85%) Lumira
8 1 (3.85%) OLAP
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.85%) PowerCenter
8 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) LSMW
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Data Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Data Migration Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Migration Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Data Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Report Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.69%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) PMI
4 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 8 (30.77%) Validation
3 7 (26.92%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (26.92%) ERP
4 5 (19.23%) Data Governance
4 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
4 5 (19.23%) Data Management
4 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) Cutover Planning
5 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Logistics
5 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) Runbook
5 4 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (15.38%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Informatica
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) hybris
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau