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 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects Xcelsius
Rank 645 638 625
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing Xcelsius 8 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.043% 0.024%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.066% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 9
Median daily rate £425 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £505
% change year-on-year
- -20.79%
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
12107 13315 12485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.68% 22.96% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8012 8809 7930
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 £295 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 194 202
Median hourly rate £38.00 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

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
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 5 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 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
England +2 8 £425 +13.33% 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £400 -
South West - 5 £400 -
London -8 3 £475 +26.66%
Gloucester - 3 £400 -

Xcelsius
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 25 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (96.00%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (76.00%) SAP
4 18 (72.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 17 (68.00%) SQL
6 16 (64.00%) Oracle
7 15 (60.00%) PL/SQL
8 10 (40.00%) ETL
8 10 (40.00%) Marketing
9 8 (32.00%) Project Management
9 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (32.00%) Dashboard Development
10 7 (28.00%) OLAP
10 7 (28.00%) SAP BI
10 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
11 6 (24.00%) Finance
11 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
11 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
11 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 5 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (20.00%) SAP BW
12 5 (20.00%) SAS
12 5 (20.00%) Star Schema
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (20.00%) Teradata
12 5 (20.00%) Global Marketing
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis 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 5 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 18 (72.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (28.00%) OLAP
4 7 (28.00%) SAP BI
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (20.00%) SAP BW
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (20.00%) Star Schema
6 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (8.00%) QlikView
8 2 (8.00%) SAP HANA
9 1 (4.00%) Big Data
9 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (4.00%) Lumira
General
1 10 (40.00%) Marketing
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Business Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Business Objects Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Marketing Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Business Performance Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SAP BI Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) SAP BW Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Teradata Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (40.00%) ETL
3 8 (32.00%) Dashboard Development
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.00%) Global Marketing
6 5 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (12.00%) Analytics
9 2 (8.00%) CRM
9 2 (8.00%) Line Management
9 2 (8.00%) Migration
9 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (12.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
1 4 (16.00%) HNC
1 4 (16.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.00%) GCP
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) SAP
2 16 (64.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (20.00%) Teradata
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau