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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 148 122 100
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -22
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 8 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.57% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.92% 2.91% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 16
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£350 £469 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £415 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £475 £424
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +12.09%
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%
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
871 619 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.54% 19.55% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 356 289
Average daily rate £400 £340 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £450 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 20
Average hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +41.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £17.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £157.50 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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
Cheshire -4 6 £350 +7.69%
Merseyside - 1 - -
Manchester - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
SAP BW
England

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (57.58%) NetWeaver
3 16 (48.48%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (48.48%) Business Objects
4 14 (42.42%) Oracle
4 14 (42.42%) Finance
5 13 (39.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 12 (36.36%) SAP SRM
6 12 (36.36%) SQL
7 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 10 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (24.24%) DB2
9 8 (24.24%) Data Governance
10 7 (21.21%) SAP BI
11 6 (18.18%) Migration
11 6 (18.18%) CRM
12 5 (15.15%) SAP ERP
12 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
12 5 (15.15%) ERP
12 5 (15.15%) Linux
12 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
12 5 (15.15%) Project Management
13 4 (12.12%) SAP Basis
14 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
14 3 (9.09%) SAP HANA
14 3 (9.09%) ETL
14 3 (9.09%) ABAP
14 3 (9.09%) AIX
15 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
15 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (57.58%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 12 (36.36%) SAP SRM
2 5 (15.15%) SAP ERP
3 2 (6.06%) SAP FI
3 2 (6.06%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (6.06%) SAP CO
3 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (3.03%) SAP PM
4 1 (3.03%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.03%) SAP PS
4 1 (3.03%) SAP HR
4 1 (3.03%) SAP SD
4 1 (3.03%) SAP APO
4 1 (3.03%) SAP HCM
4 1 (3.03%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (39.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (24.24%) DB2
5 7 (21.21%) SAP BI
6 3 (9.09%) SAP HANA
7 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
7 2 (6.06%) Xcelsius
7 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) LSMW
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.03%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Consultant
1 9 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
3 6 (18.18%) SAP Architect
4 5 (15.15%) SAP BW Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) SAP BW Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) SAP Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) SAP BW Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.03%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) Life Science
3 1 (3.03%) FMCG
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (24.24%) Data Governance
3 6 (18.18%) Migration
3 6 (18.18%) CRM
4 5 (15.15%) ERP
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.06%) Information Management
7 1 (3.03%) Logistics
7 1 (3.03%) Fund Management
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) System Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.03%) Master Data Management
7 1 (3.03%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (48.48%) Business Objects
3 14 (42.42%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Nortel
6 1 (3.03%) Avaya
6 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco