Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 26 September 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 83 84
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 7 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.48% 0.40% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 1.85% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Reading median daily rate £363 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £328 £438 £395
90th Percentile £453 £500 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £356 £450 £391
% change year-on-year -20.83% +15.24% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £12.00

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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 231 271 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 16.00% 21.61% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 155 135
Reading median daily rate £440 £401 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.86% -5.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £331 £311 £325
90th Percentile £595 £538 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £403 £401
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.50% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 23 24
Reading median hourly rate £11.75 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.68% - -
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £12.50 £46.45 £9.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £10.75 £9.50
% change year-on-year +123.26% +13.16% -48.65%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Reading

BusinessObjects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessObjects in Reading

BusinessObjects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessObjects in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) Informatica
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) PowerCenter
4 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (28.57%) QlikView
5 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Scorecard
5 2 (28.57%) Unix

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (28.57%) PowerExchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (42.86%) PowerCenter
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ETL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (28.57%) Scorecard
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Informatica
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SAP