The table below looks at the statistics for Xcelsius skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcelsius over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius
Rank 144 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xcelsius 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% - 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £450 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.95% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00
Xcelsius
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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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
673 721 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.38% 22.29% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 518 412
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 24
Average hourly rate £43.50 £32.00 £30.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% +6.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

Xcelsius
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Xcelsius Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Xcelsius
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Xcelsius Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Xcelsius
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (92.31%) SAP
3 11 (84.62%) Unix
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 11 (84.62%) CRM
3 11 (84.62%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (84.62%) Ingres
3 11 (84.62%) ETL
3 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) Shell Script
3 11 (84.62%) SAP BI
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 11 (84.62%) Identity Management
3 11 (84.62%) SAP XI
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (84.62%) BusinessObjects XI
3 11 (84.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 11 (84.62%) Dimensional Modelling
3 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
3 11 (84.62%) SAP Data Services
3 11 (84.62%) ETL Development
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Optimisation
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) Finance

Xcelsius
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (84.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) BusinessObjects XI
2 11 (84.62%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (84.62%) Ingres
2 11 (84.62%) SAP BI
2 11 (84.62%) SAP Data Services
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) DBA
2 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 10 (76.92%) Consultant
2 10 (76.92%) SQL DBA
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Consultant
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (30.77%) SAP BI Consultant
4 4 (30.77%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (23.08%) Administrator
5 3 (23.08%) Business Objects Consultant
5 3 (23.08%) Database Consultant
5 3 (23.08%) SAP Business Consultant
6 2 (15.38%) Business Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Business Objects Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
7 1 (7.69%) Development DBA
7 1 (7.69%) SAP Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) SAP XI
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Unix
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) CRM
1 11 (84.62%) Dimensional Modelling
1 11 (84.62%) ETL
1 11 (84.62%) ETL Development
1 11 (84.62%) Identity Management
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
1 11 (84.62%) Shell Script
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) SAP
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft