The table below looks at the statistics for WebFOCUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebFOCUS over the 3 months to 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Builders WebFOCUS
Rank 588 549 547
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -2
Contract jobs citing WebFOCUS 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.038% 0.018% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10518 10855 10254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.22% 22.89% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7072 6866 6268
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 240 256
Average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -10.56%

WebFOCUS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebFOCUS Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebFOCUS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebFOCUS Daily Rate Trend in England

WebFOCUS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebFOCUS across the England region.

WebFOCUS Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebFOCUS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebFOCUS within the England region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -24 1 - -
London - - - -
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WebFOCUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Teradata
3 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Cognos
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (27.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Retail
7 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 2 (18.18%) ETL
7 2 (18.18%) Active Directory

WebFOCUS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) DataStage
4 1 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Reference Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) SSADM
5 1 (9.09%) RUP
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Teradata
2 4 (36.36%) Cognos
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Informatica
4 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
4 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio