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 28 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius
Rank 586 530 524
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -6
Contract jobs citing Xcelsius 12 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.034% 0.041%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 12
Average daily rate
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£550 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £317 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £453 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate - £410 £338
% change year-on-year
- +21.48%
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
10728 10848 10065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.35% 22.91% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7217 6894 6174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 162 239 263
Average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 28 November 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 28 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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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 +9 11 £550 +51.72% 1
South East - 1 - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
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Xcelsius
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 21 (84.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (60.00%) ETL
2 15 (60.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 14 (56.00%) Business Objects
4 13 (52.00%) Data Modelling
5 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) QlikView
7 9 (36.00%) Banking
8 7 (28.00%) VBA
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (28.00%) SAP
8 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (28.00%) Degree
8 7 (28.00%) Tableau
9 6 (24.00%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (24.00%) HTML
10 5 (20.00%) MS Access
10 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
10 5 (20.00%) Analytics
10 5 (20.00%) Data Transformation
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (16.00%) Data Architecture
11 4 (16.00%) SAP HANA
11 4 (16.00%) QA

Xcelsius
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (40.00%) QlikView
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (24.00%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (20.00%) MS Access
6 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (16.00%) SAP HANA
8 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (12.00%) Big Data
9 2 (8.00%) Spotfire
10 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
10 1 (4.00%) SAP BI
10 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
10 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 9 (36.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Business Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Business Objects Developer
5 5 (20.00%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SAS Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (8.00%) MI Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Business Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (60.00%) ETL
3 13 (52.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 5 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (16.00%) Data Architecture
5 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow Management
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (4.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) VBA
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) ABAP
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Business Objects
2 7 (28.00%) SAP
2 7 (28.00%) Tableau