The table below looks at the statistics for WebFOCUS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebFOCUS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Builders WebFOCUS
Rank 640 666 639
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -27
Contract jobs citing WebFOCUS 12 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.099% 0.053% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 £40.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.70% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
-53.70% -

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
12091 13328 12482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.69% 23.03% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8003 8832 7926
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 193 203
Median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

WebFOCUS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing WebFOCUS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebFOCUS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

WebFOCUS Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebFOCUS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +6 7 £354 -11.62%
Essex +3 7 £354 -11.62%
England -1 7 £354 -29.30%
Port Talbot - 4 £200 -
Wales - 4 £200 -
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £200 -
South Wales - 4 £200 -

WebFOCUS
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebFOCUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WebFOCUS.

1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Intranet
2 4 (30.77%) Business Transformation
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Netezza

WebFOCUS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Lead Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Transformation
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (7.69%) Netezza