The first table below looks at the demand for SAP BW skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BW over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Cheshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 60 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.63% 0.39% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.73% 2.11% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -45.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
183 142 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.02% 18.66% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 60 135
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £400 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £26.25 £40.57 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.89 £21.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
SAP BW
North West

SAP BW
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP BW Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SAP BW
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP BW Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SAP BW
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP BW across the Cheshire region.

SAP BW Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing SAP BW 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 BW.

1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (77.78%) DB2
3 6 (66.67%) NetWeaver
3 6 (66.67%) SAP XI
4 4 (44.44%) SAP Basis
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) ABAP
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) SAP BPC
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
6 2 (22.22%) MS Project
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
6 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
6 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
7 1 (11.11%) CA Clarity
7 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
7 1 (11.11%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (11.11%) CA
7 1 (11.11%) CRM

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing SAP BW 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 BW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP BPC
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
2 1 (11.11%) CA Clarity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Business Objects Developer
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) SAP XI
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) ABAP
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) CA