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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 76 73 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.60% 0.51% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.23% 2.55% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £318 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -36.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +23.75%
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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
269 157 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.82% 19.82% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 91 65
Average daily rate £450 £326 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -13.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) SAP BI
3 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (50.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (37.50%) Information Management
4 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) Xcelsius
5 2 (25.00%) SAP CO
5 2 (25.00%) ABAP
5 2 (25.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
6 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
6 1 (12.50%) SAP APO
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) DB2
6 1 (12.50%) AIX
6 1 (12.50%) Cognos
6 1 (12.50%) ETL
6 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) QA

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
2 1 (12.50%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (50.00%) SAP BI
2 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Xcelsius
2 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BI Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Fund Management
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) IBM