The table below looks at the statistics for Xcelsius 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 Xcelsius over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius
Rank 579 565 549
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs citing Xcelsius 26 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.026% 0.047%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.22% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 19
Average daily rate
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£375 £515 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.18% +28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £505 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £544 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
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
11901 11031 10921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.84% 21.64% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7920 6937 6881
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 153 199
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.27 £13.50 £17.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.50 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -3.22%

Xcelsius
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Xcelsius Jobs Demand Trend in England

Xcelsius
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Xcelsius Daily Rate Trend in England

Xcelsius
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xcelsius across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Xcelsius Daily Rate Histogram in England

Xcelsius
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Xcelsius Hourly Rate Trend in England

Xcelsius
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 Xcelsius within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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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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 - 14 £350 -
London +13 7 £375 -28.57%
Yorkshire -27 4 £350 -30.69%
South West - 1 £325 - 1
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Xcelsius
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Xcelsius 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 Xcelsius.

1 29 (85.29%) BusinessObjects
2 23 (67.65%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (67.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 18 (52.94%) SAP
4 9 (26.47%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
5 7 (20.59%) SAP BW
5 7 (20.59%) SAP BI
6 6 (17.65%) Migration
6 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
7 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (14.71%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (14.71%) Office Automation
7 5 (14.71%) Lumira
7 5 (14.71%) MVC
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (14.71%) Intranet
7 5 (14.71%) LAN
7 5 (14.71%) WAN
7 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (14.71%) Windows
7 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
7 5 (14.71%) XML
7 5 (14.71%) C#
7 5 (14.71%) C++
7 5 (14.71%) .NET
8 4 (11.76%) Oracle
8 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (11.76%) Information Management

Xcelsius
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Xcelsius 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 Xcelsius. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) LAN
1 5 (14.71%) WAN
1 5 (14.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (85.29%) BusinessObjects
2 23 (67.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 9 (26.47%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (20.59%) SAP BW
4 7 (20.59%) SAP BI
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (14.71%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (14.71%) Lumira
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
6 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.94%) QlikView
General
1 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Business Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Business Objects Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Designer
4 4 (11.76%) SAP Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Business Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Business Objects Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 3 (8.82%) SAP BI Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Business Objects Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Business Objects Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
1 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
1 5 (14.71%) XML
1 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (11.76%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
1 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
3 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) MVC
4 5 (14.71%) Office Automation
5 4 (11.76%) Dashboard Development
5 4 (11.76%) Inmon Methodology
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.76%) Information Management
6 3 (8.82%) CRM
6 3 (8.82%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Data Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) ITSM
8 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL
8 1 (2.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) C#
1 5 (14.71%) C++
2 2 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) SAP
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau