The first table below looks at the demand for SAP BI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Birmingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Intelligence
Rank 56 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP BI 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% 1.57% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £488
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
134 127 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.86% 24.80% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 67 89
Average daily rate £340 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £217 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £23.75 £37.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.81% +127.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £37.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SAP BI
West Midlands

SAP BI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP BI across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SAP BI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SAP BI
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP BI across the Birmingham region.

SAP BI Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SAP BI
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP BI 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 SAP BI.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HR
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy

SAP BI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP BI 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 SAP BI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HR
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HR Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP