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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius
Rank 582 555 519
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -36
Contract jobs citing Xcelsius 10 15 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.029% 0.086%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.088% 0.13% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 29
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£408 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £294 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate - £313 £375
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
11385 11624 10887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.99% 22.71% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7570 7136 6619
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 £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 258 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.40 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £48.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Xcelsius within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Xcelsius Daily Rate Histogram 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 15 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 24 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
England -33 10 £408 +16.42% 4
London +13 7 £408 +12.41% 2
Slough - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Reading - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Xcelsius
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (62.50%) Business Objects
2 15 (62.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 14 (58.33%) Data Modelling
4 13 (54.17%) ETL
5 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) SAP
6 9 (37.50%) Banking
7 8 (33.33%) QlikView
8 7 (29.17%) Degree
8 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (25.00%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) VBA
10 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
10 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
10 5 (20.83%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (20.83%) Tableau
10 5 (20.83%) Data Transformation
11 4 (16.67%) SAP HANA
11 4 (16.67%) QA
11 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
11 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 4 (16.67%) ABAP
12 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 3 (12.50%) MS Access

Xcelsius
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (33.33%) QlikView
4 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (16.67%) SAP HANA
7 3 (12.50%) Big Data
7 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (12.50%) MS Access
7 3 (12.50%) SAP BI
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
9 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (37.50%) Banking
2 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Business Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Business Objects Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) QlikView Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) SAS Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SAP Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (8.33%) MI Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) SAP Business Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) SAP Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Designer
8 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) SAP Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) SAP BW Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Business Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) SAP XI
2 2 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (58.33%) Data Modelling
3 13 (54.17%) ETL
4 5 (20.83%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (20.83%) Data Transformation
5 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow Management
7 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.17%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) VBA
3 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.67%) ABAP
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Business Objects
2 9 (37.50%) SAP
3 5 (20.83%) Tableau
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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