The table below looks at the statistics for Xcelsius skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcelsius over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius
Rank 600 598 569
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -29
Contract jobs citing Xcelsius 19 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.006% 0.021%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.027% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 8
Average daily rate £420 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.95% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.95% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00

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
11440 11053 11185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.24% 21.82% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7707 7170 6776
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 164 225
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £13.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

Xcelsius
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Xcelsius Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xcelsius
Daily Rate Trend

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

Xcelsius Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Xcelsius
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Xcelsius Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Xcelsius
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcelsius within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 18 £420 -15.95% 2
London - 13 £420 - 1
South West - 2 £450 -
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +3 1 £401 -19.90%
South East +2 1 £401 -19.90%
Reading -12 1 £401 -19.90%
City of London - 1 £480 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -

Xcelsius
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 47 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 29 (61.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 25 (53.19%) SAP
4 23 (48.94%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (44.68%) SQL
6 18 (38.30%) ETL
7 17 (36.17%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (34.04%) SAP Data Services
8 16 (34.04%) BusinessObjects XI
9 15 (31.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
10 14 (29.79%) SAP BI
11 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
12 12 (25.53%) SAP XI
12 12 (25.53%) Windows
12 12 (25.53%) Dimensional Modelling
13 11 (23.40%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (23.40%) SQL Optimisation
13 11 (23.40%) ETL Development
13 11 (23.40%) PowerShell
13 11 (23.40%) Linux
13 11 (23.40%) Unix
13 11 (23.40%) CRM
13 11 (23.40%) Ingres
13 11 (23.40%) Identity Management
13 11 (23.40%) Shell Script
14 9 (19.15%) Dashboard Development
15 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
16 5 (10.64%) Finance

Xcelsius
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.13%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 29 (61.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 17 (36.17%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (34.04%) BusinessObjects XI
4 16 (34.04%) SAP Data Services
5 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
5 15 (31.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (29.79%) SAP BI
7 11 (23.40%) Ingres
7 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (6.38%) SAP BW
9 2 (4.26%) DataStage
9 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.13%) Crystal Dashboard Design
10 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.13%) Lumira
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.13%) SAP HANA
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Consultant
2 15 (31.91%) Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Business Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 11 (23.40%) Business Objects Consultant
4 11 (23.40%) DBA
5 10 (21.28%) SQL DBA
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Consultant
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server DBA
7 7 (14.89%) Business Consultant
7 7 (14.89%) Business Objects Developer
7 7 (14.89%) SAP Consultant
8 6 (12.77%) SAP BI Consultant
9 3 (6.38%) Administrator
9 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Database Consultant
9 3 (6.38%) SAP Business Consultant
9 3 (6.38%) SAP Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Analyst
10 1 (2.13%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) SAP XI
2 4 (8.51%) CSS
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.13%) Ext JS
4 1 (2.13%) HTML5
4 1 (2.13%) RESTful
4 1 (2.13%) SAP BSP
4 1 (2.13%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (2.13%) SAPUI5
4 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.13%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.13%) iPad
2 1 (2.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (38.30%) ETL
3 12 (25.53%) Dimensional Modelling
4 11 (23.40%) CRM
4 11 (23.40%) ETL Development
4 11 (23.40%) Identity Management
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Optimisation
5 9 (19.15%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.38%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) ITSM
9 1 (2.13%) ERP
9 1 (2.13%) Migration
9 1 (2.13%) MVC
9 1 (2.13%) OO
9 1 (2.13%) RAD
9 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) PowerShell
2 11 (23.40%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) VBA
6 1 (2.13%) ABAP
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) SAP
2 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Tableau
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Sencha
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata
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