The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BW skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BW over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 149 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 12 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.45% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 1.89% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
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£453 £536 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £400 £418
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP BW
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
949 739 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.61% 23.52% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 424 318
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £14.50 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £67.00 £41.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -3.22%

SAP BW
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP BW Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP BW
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP BW Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP BW
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BW across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

SAP BW Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAP BW
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP BW Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP BW
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BW within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 5 - - 5
Cheshire -16 4 £493 -6.19%
Merseyside -11 1 £310 -25.30% 1
SAP BW
England

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (41.38%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (37.93%) SAP BI
5 10 (34.48%) ABAP
6 8 (27.59%) NetWeaver
7 7 (24.14%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (20.69%) Change Management
8 6 (20.69%) Java
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
9 5 (17.24%) ERP
9 5 (17.24%) Windows
9 5 (17.24%) Migration
9 5 (17.24%) Finance
9 5 (17.24%) SAP Basis
9 5 (17.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (13.79%) Xcelsius
10 4 (13.79%) QA
10 4 (13.79%) Information Management
10 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
11 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
12 2 (6.90%) SAP HANA
12 2 (6.90%) HP
12 2 (6.90%) SAP APO
13 1 (3.45%) SAP R/3
13 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
13 1 (3.45%) CCA
13 1 (3.45%) IBM

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (27.59%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP APO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP R/3
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP SCM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (37.93%) SAP BI
3 5 (17.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (13.79%) Xcelsius
5 2 (6.90%) SAP HANA
6 1 (3.45%) MS Access
6 1 (3.45%) DB2
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Consultant
1 22 (75.86%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) SAP BW Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) SAP BI Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Business Objects Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Business Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) SAP BI Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SAP HANA Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Business Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.45%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
1 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) SAP Implementation
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) ERP
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.79%) Information Management
6 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Security
7 1 (3.45%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) ABAP
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) IBM