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 3 months to 29 June 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)
Berkshire > Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 57 55
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 2 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.34% 1.37% 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.63% 8.51% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Reading median daily rate £475 £410 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -20.77%  
10th Percentile £433 £395 £483
90th Percentile £498 £438 £535
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -

BusinessObjects is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 123 141 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.10% 16.15% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 168 217
Reading median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £309 £325 £256
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 0
Reading median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year - -46.47%  

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 29 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) XSD
3 4 (57.14%) XMLSpy
3 4 (57.14%) Thunderhead
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
6 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) EDI
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) ETL
6 1 (14.29%) QlikView
6 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) XMLSpy
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSD
2 1 (14.29%) EDI
2 1 (14.29%) SAP ALE
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Global Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Thunderhead
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com