The table below looks at the statistics for WebFOCUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebFOCUS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Builders WebFOCUS
Rank 198 221 224
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Contract jobs citing WebFOCUS 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.014% 0.025%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.076% 0.059% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£650 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1319 1696 1611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.70% 23.02% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 979 1256 1190
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 18
Average hourly rate £25.00 £51.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.98% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £20.04 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.61 £59.87 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

WebFOCUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebFOCUS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

WebFOCUS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebFOCUS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebFOCUS across the City of London region.

WebFOCUS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WebFOCUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing WebFOCUS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebFOCUS.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SSADM
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling

WebFOCUS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing WebFOCUS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebFOCUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SSADM
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Accounting
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio