The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Data Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 183 198 192
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.034% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.084% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£450 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -13.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1190 1326 1352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.17% 22.86% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 970 1051
Average daily rate £438 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £30.12 £36.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.49% -30.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £29.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £151.75 £89.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

SAP Data Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAP Data Services Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAP Data Services
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) SAP
3 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) SSDT
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Data Management
5 2 (33.33%) Information Management
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) LSMW
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (16.67%) IBM

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SSDT
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
4 1 (16.67%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) LSMW
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) DataPower
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase