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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 65 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 4 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.52% 1.02% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 5.24% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £413 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +83.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.15 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.15 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+74.92% -27.78%
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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
152 191 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.64% 19.45% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 101 70
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 10
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.15 £42.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.91% -59.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) SAP HANA
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Ariba
5 1 (16.67%) SAP APO
5 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (16.67%) ABAP

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP APO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BW Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Business Objects Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BI Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Objects Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Ariba