The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius
Rank 551 516 496
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -20
Contract jobs citing Xcelsius 19 26 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.056% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.26% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 37
Average daily rate
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£505 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £299 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £503 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10560 10111 11029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.74% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6652 6312 6639
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 213 275
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.21 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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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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
London -10 7 £531 +32.81% 2
Yorkshire +12 5 £505 +83.63%
South West -24 4 £475 +63.79%
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Xcelsius
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 18 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (55.56%) Business Objects
3 13 (48.15%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) ETL
5 10 (37.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 8 (29.63%) QlikView
6 8 (29.63%) Tableau
6 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
6 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
6 8 (29.63%) SAP
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (22.22%) Banking
8 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) VBA
8 6 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (18.52%) MS Access
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle
10 4 (14.81%) OLAP
10 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (14.81%) Spotfire
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

Xcelsius
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.70%) SAP EP
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Agresso
1 1 (3.70%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
1 13 (48.15%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (37.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
3 8 (29.63%) QlikView
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (18.52%) MS Access
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (14.81%) Spotfire
7 4 (14.81%) OLAP
7 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (11.11%) Star Schema
8 3 (11.11%) SAP BI
8 3 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (7.41%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Information Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) SAP XI
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.41%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (44.44%) ETL
3 6 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Data Transformation
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Information Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Validation
7 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.70%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) VBA
3 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) HNC
2 2 (7.41%) HND
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Business Objects
2 8 (29.63%) SAP
2 8 (29.63%) Tableau
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle