Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 79 95
Rank change year-on-year -5 +16 -10
Contract jobs citing BusinessObjects 6 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.47% 1.22% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.42% 8.18% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 13
Reading median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - +19.40%
10th Percentile £415 £396 £320
90th Percentile £500 £437 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +13.64% +5.60% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £11.42

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 248 220 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.45% 14.95% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 100 228
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £286
90th Percentile £538 £614 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 15
Reading median hourly rate £12.25 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.95% - -94.57%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £9.75 £24.30
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £13.83
% change year-on-year +57.89% -31.32% -31.69%

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 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) Informatica
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) QlikView
3 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Scorecard
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
4 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
5 1 (16.67%) SLA

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 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) QlikView
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) OLAP
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica Designer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BI Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business 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 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Scorecard
4 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 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 3 (50.00%) Informatica
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com