The table below looks at the statistics for WebFOCUS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebFOCUS over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Builders WebFOCUS
Rank 612 575 597
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +22
Contract jobs citing WebFOCUS 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.017% 0.025% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£375 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11923 11797 12188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.63% 22.38% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7536 7323 6964
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 192 345
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

WebFOCUS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebFOCUS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebFOCUS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebFOCUS within the UK.

WebFOCUS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebFOCUS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebFOCUS within the UK.

WebFOCUS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebFOCUS
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebFOCUS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -20 2 £375 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £375 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £375 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
Peterborough - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -

WebFOCUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebFOCUS 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 WebFOCUS.

1 9 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Teradata
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Cognos
5 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) Vermilion
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
6 2 (16.67%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Back Office
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2

WebFOCUS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebFOCUS 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 WebFOCUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Eagle PACE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (8.33%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (8.33%) DataStage
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) MI Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) SSADM
5 1 (8.33%) RUP
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Teradata
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Cognos
4 2 (16.67%) Vermilion
4 2 (16.67%) Informatica
5 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
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