The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BW 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 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 81 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 25 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.36% 0.93% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.17% 4.11% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 3
Average daily rate £465 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £458 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £506 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
405 316 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.05% 22.60% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 215 160
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -24.24%
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 Manchester

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

SAP BW Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAP BW
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAP BW Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP BW
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BW across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAP BW Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SAP BW
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP BW across the Manchester region.

SAP BW Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (55.88%) Finance
3 13 (38.24%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (29.41%) SAP Basis
4 10 (29.41%) SAP BPC
4 10 (29.41%) NetWeaver
5 8 (23.53%) Migration
5 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 8 (23.53%) Java
5 8 (23.53%) ABAP
5 8 (23.53%) SAP Implementation
5 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (20.59%) SAP SRM
6 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (20.59%) Oracle
6 7 (20.59%) SQL
7 6 (17.65%) SAP BI
7 6 (17.65%) Legal
7 6 (17.65%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (14.71%) DB2
8 5 (14.71%) OLAP
8 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.76%) DBS Check
10 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
10 3 (8.82%) FMCG
10 3 (8.82%) SAP CO
10 3 (8.82%) E-Procurement
10 3 (8.82%) Workflow

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (29.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) SAP BPC
2 7 (20.59%) SAP SRM
3 3 (8.82%) SAP CO
3 3 (8.82%) SAP FI
3 3 (8.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (8.82%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.94%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (17.65%) SAP BI
4 6 (17.65%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (14.71%) DB2
5 5 (14.71%) OLAP
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.94%) Ingres
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Consultant
1 15 (44.12%) SAP Consultant
2 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) SAP Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) SAP BW Consultant
4 7 (20.59%) SAP BPC Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) SAP BW Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) SAP Basis Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) IP Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) SAP CO Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) SAP FI Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Manager
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Developer
9 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) SAP HR Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.94%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) FMCG
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Life Science
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Migration
1 8 (23.53%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
3 3 (8.82%) E-Procurement
3 3 (8.82%) Workflow
4 2 (5.88%) ERP
4 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) SAP Security
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) ABAP
1 8 (23.53%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft