Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 86 98
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12 -13
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.49% 0.63% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.64% 3.98% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 8
Reading median daily rate £475 £396 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.95% -12.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £398 £396 £344
90th Percentile £500 £446 £499
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £396 £383
% change year-on-year +7.46% +3.40% -4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £13.50

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 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 227 226 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.58% 15.69% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 122 240
Reading median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £306 £319 £280
90th Percentile £573 £625 £514
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 27 34
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +373.68% - -82.93%
10th Percentile £14.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £9.75 £24.70
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £9.50 £11.42
% change year-on-year +373.68% -16.78% -71.10%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Reading over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 February 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Informatica
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) QlikView
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Scorecard
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) PowerExchange
4 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing

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 1 (16.67%) PowerExchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI
2 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BI Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Scorecard
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Informatica
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau