The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Data Services 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 Data Services over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 137 124 116
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 11 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.36% 0.68% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 3
Average daily rate
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£458 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £351 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.68% -12.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 -
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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
810 587 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.07% 19.41% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 342 277
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £455 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.49 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.64% +13.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £17.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

SAP Data Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP Data Services Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services across the North West region.

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP Data Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Data Services across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services across the North West region.

SAP Data Services Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Manchester - 11 £458 -
SAP Data Services
England

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services.

1 12 (92.31%) SAP
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) V-Model
5 2 (15.38%) LiveCycle
5 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Adobe
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) HTML

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Report Writer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Objects Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) DTV
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) V-Model
2 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) DSDM
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Development
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle