The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 80 69 86
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 1.60% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate £481 £488 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £458 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £444 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £70.00 -
% change year-on-year
-61.42% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
284 250 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.07% 25.91% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 118 174
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 £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 22
Average hourly rate £20.35 £40.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.75% +86.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £17.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.75 £190.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SAP BW
North West

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
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 18 April 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (61.54%) SAP BI
4 6 (46.15%) SAP HANA
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) ABAP
5 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
5 3 (23.08%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (23.08%) FMCG
5 3 (23.08%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 2 (15.38%) NetWeaver
6 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) SAP MI
7 1 (7.69%) Billing
7 1 (7.69%) SAP APO
7 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
7 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) ERP

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.69%) SAP APO
2 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SAP BI
2 6 (46.15%) SAP HANA
3 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) Ingres
4 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) SAP BW Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) SAP BI Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) SAP Support
4 3 (23.08%) SAP Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP MM Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BW Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (23.08%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) ABAP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle