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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 71 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.27% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 1.26% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +73.16%
SAP BW
North West

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
120 159 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.89% 21.52% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 102 109
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £479 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £36.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.91% +109.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £36.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.00 £66.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BW within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 £400 - 2
SAP BW
North West

SAP BW
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) ABAP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) NetWeaver
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) SAP Basis
3 3 (60.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) SAP BI

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BI
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BI Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) ABAP
1 4 (80.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) HP