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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Data Services over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
England / North West
Rank 128 159 144
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.026% 0.059%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.39% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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
647 783 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.94% 20.42% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 503 486
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £46.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £57.75 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SAP Data Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SAP Data Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Data Services within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 7 £369 -
Merseyside - 2 £375 -
SAP Data Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for SAP Data Services.

1 14 (82.35%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (64.71%) SAP
3 8 (47.06%) ERP
3 8 (47.06%) SAP BW
3 8 (47.06%) Aerospace
3 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
3 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) SAP HANA
3 8 (47.06%) Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Retail
4 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) DB2
5 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
5 5 (29.41%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (23.53%) BC Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Data Flow Diagram
7 3 (17.65%) IBM
7 3 (17.65%) MySQL
7 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (11.76%) Facilities Management
8 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (47.06%) SAP BW
2 8 (47.06%) SAP HANA
3 5 (29.41%) DB2
4 3 (17.65%) MySQL
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (47.06%) Aerospace
1 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) SAP HANA Consultant
3 6 (35.29%) Analytics Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Designer
5 3 (17.65%) SAP Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Designer
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (5.88%) Report Writer
7 1 (5.88%) SAP BusinessObjects Reports Writer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Analytics
1 8 (47.06%) ERP
2 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
3 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Data Flow Diagram
4 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Facilities Management
5 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
5 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) BC Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase