The first table below looks at the demand for SAP BI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BI over the 3 months to 24 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 Manchester 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Intelligence
Rank 82 73 83
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing SAP BI 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.10% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.83% 0.41% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £456 £450 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
273 244 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.88% 25.23% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 114 170
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 21
Average hourly rate £29.93 £40.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.09% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £17.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £190.00 £33.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SAP BI
North West

SAP BI
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SAP BI Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAP BI
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAP BI Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP BI
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SAP BI 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 BI.

1 10 (100.00%) SAP
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (80.00%) SAP BW
3 5 (50.00%) SAP HANA
4 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (30.00%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (30.00%) FMCG
4 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (30.00%) ABAP
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (20.00%) Billing
5 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle

SAP BI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SAP BI 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 BI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SAP BW
2 5 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Consultant
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 7 (70.00%) SAP Consultant
1 7 (70.00%) SAP BI Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) SAP BW Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Support
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle