The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Data Services 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 Data Services over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 73 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% 0.53% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 2.86% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £353 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £410 £500
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
160 140 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.91% 18.64% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 79 62
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £31.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SAP Data Services
North West

SAP Data Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP Data Services Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SAP Data Services
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SAP Data Services
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau