The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 59 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 5 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.63% 0.77% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 3.66% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.15 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.15 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
175 191 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.96% 20.92% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 93 89
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £391 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.08 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -43.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BW across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

SAP BW Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 October 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) SAP BPC
4 4 (40.00%) SAP HANA
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) DB2
5 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (30.00%) MS Project
5 3 (30.00%) ABAP
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (30.00%) SAP Certification
5 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (20.00%) SAP XI
6 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 1 (10.00%) AIX
7 1 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) SAP APO
7 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
7 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
7 1 (10.00%) Ariba
7 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (10.00%) SAP APO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
1 4 (40.00%) SAP HANA
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Business Objects Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Business Objects Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) SAP BW Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Objects Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SAP XI
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Ariba