The table below looks at the statistics for Xcelsius skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcelsius over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius
Rank 401 416 368
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -48
Contract jobs citing Xcelsius 8 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.033% 0.061%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.16% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 10
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£475 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -3.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £350 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £498 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5160 5657 4845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.38% 23.32% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3776 3964 3389
Average daily rate £425 £431 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 48
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.87 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% -7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £18.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.50 £48.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

Xcelsius
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Xcelsius Jobs Demand Trend in London

Xcelsius
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Xcelsius Daily Rate Trend in London

Xcelsius
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xcelsius across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Xcelsius Daily Rate Histogram in London

Xcelsius
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Xcelsius Hourly Rate Trend in London

Xcelsius
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcelsius within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
City of London - - - - 1
Xcelsius
England

Xcelsius
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (76.47%) Data Modelling
3 10 (58.82%) ETL
3 10 (58.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 9 (52.94%) Business Objects
5 8 (47.06%) Banking
6 7 (41.18%) Degree
6 7 (41.18%) QlikView
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (35.29%) SAP
8 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking
8 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (29.41%) Tableau
8 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
8 5 (29.41%) Data Transformation
9 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
9 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (23.53%) QA
9 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
9 4 (23.53%) ABAP
10 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
10 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 3 (17.65%) SAP HANA
11 2 (11.76%) Big Data
11 2 (11.76%) Analytics

Xcelsius
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (41.18%) QlikView
3 6 (35.29%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (17.65%) SAP HANA
6 2 (11.76%) Big Data
6 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
7 1 (5.88%) SAP BI
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Business Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (29.41%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (11.76%) MI Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SAS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP BW Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Objects Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (76.47%) Data Modelling
3 10 (58.82%) ETL
4 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (29.41%) Data Transformation
5 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow Management
7 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
8 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
2 4 (23.53%) ABAP
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Business Objects
2 6 (35.29%) SAP
3 5 (29.41%) Tableau