The table below looks at the statistics for Xcelsius skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xcelsius over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius
Rank 626 624 613
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Xcelsius 18 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.054% 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 16
Median daily rate £418 £375 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -25.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £440 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
12261 13443 12481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.68% 23.38% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8114 8805 7693
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 207 209
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £53.27 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.09 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +15.78%

Xcelsius
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Xcelsius as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

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 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xcelsius within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
England -4 16 £418 +11.33% 1
South East +6 8 £400 +14.28%
Berkshire +10 7 £415 -
Reading - 5 £420 -
South West +7 4 £425 +30.76%
Gloucestershire - 4 £425 -
London -19 2 £475 +26.66% 1
Gloucester - 2 £425 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £325 -
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £473 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £473 -

Xcelsius
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Xcelsius 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 Xcelsius.

1 24 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 23 (95.83%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (79.17%) SAP
4 18 (75.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 17 (70.83%) SQL
6 15 (62.50%) Oracle
7 14 (58.33%) PL/SQL
8 10 (41.67%) Marketing
9 9 (37.50%) Dashboard Development
10 8 (33.33%) Project Management
10 8 (33.33%) ETL
10 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
12 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
12 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
12 6 (25.00%) Finance
12 6 (25.00%) OLAP
13 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
13 5 (20.83%) SAP BI
13 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (20.83%) Marketing Strategy
13 5 (20.83%) Global Marketing
13 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
14 4 (16.67%) Degree
14 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
14 4 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
14 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Xcelsius
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (4.17%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 18 (75.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (25.00%) OLAP
5 5 (20.83%) SAP BI
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (16.67%) Star Schema
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 3 (12.50%) SAP BW
8 2 (8.33%) Big Data
8 2 (8.33%) Lumira
8 2 (8.33%) QlikView
8 2 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (8.33%) SAP HANA
9 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 10 (41.67%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) Business Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Marketing Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Business Objects Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Objects Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SAP BI Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) SAP BW Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (4.17%) SAP XI
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (37.50%) Dashboard Development
3 8 (33.33%) ETL
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Global Marketing
6 5 (20.83%) Marketing Strategy
6 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (12.50%) Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.33%) CRM
9 2 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (8.33%) Inmon Methodology
9 2 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) ABAP
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
1 4 (16.67%) HNC
1 4 (16.67%) HND
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (8.33%) GCP
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) SAP
2 15 (62.50%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (16.67%) Teradata
4 2 (8.33%) Google
4 2 (8.33%) Tableau
5 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow