The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BW skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BW over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 212 205 160
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -45
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 54 32 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.34% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.36% 1.87% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 36
Average daily rate
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£400 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £208 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
- -55.00%
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1609 1715 1553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.00% 18.38% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 952 813
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 40 60
Average hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £14.50 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £52.50 £42.50
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 South East

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

SAP BW Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP BW
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP BW Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP BW
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BW across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SAP BW Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP BW
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP BW Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP BW
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Berkshire +6 17 £500 -4.76%
Buckinghamshire - 14 £283 - 1
Hampshire -15 6 £513 +29.74% 1
Middlesex - 4 £450 -
Surrey +2 1 £500 +284.61%
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
SAP BW
England

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 104 (100.00%) SAP
2 57 (54.81%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (40.38%) Finance
4 33 (31.73%) BusinessObjects
4 33 (31.73%) Business Objects
5 29 (27.88%) ABAP
6 27 (25.96%) SQL
6 27 (25.96%) SAP BI
7 19 (18.27%) CRM
8 17 (16.35%) ISEB
8 17 (16.35%) HP Quality Center
8 17 (16.35%) SAP HANA
9 16 (15.38%) ERP
10 14 (13.46%) Waterfall
11 13 (12.50%) QA
11 13 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (12.50%) Test Scripting
11 13 (12.50%) XML
11 13 (12.50%) Java
12 12 (11.54%) Software Testing
12 12 (11.54%) V-Model
12 12 (11.54%) Relational Database
13 11 (10.58%) Test Management
13 11 (10.58%) Integration Testing
13 11 (10.58%) Validation
14 10 (9.62%) SAP ERP
14 10 (9.62%) SAP Data Services
15 9 (8.65%) SAP SRM
15 9 (8.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 9 (8.65%) DB2

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (7.69%) NetWeaver
2 7 (6.73%) CMS
3 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.96%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (9.62%) SAP ERP
2 9 (8.65%) SAP SRM
3 7 (6.73%) SAP FI
4 6 (5.77%) SAP BPC
5 5 (4.81%) SAP BCA
5 5 (4.81%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (4.81%) SAP CO
6 4 (3.85%) SAP CRM
7 3 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (1.92%) SAP SCM
8 2 (1.92%) SAP MDM
8 2 (1.92%) SAP HR
8 2 (1.92%) SAP APO
8 2 (1.92%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.96%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.96%) SAP WM
9 1 (0.96%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.96%) SAP PSCD
9 1 (0.96%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) LAN
1 2 (1.92%) WAN
1 2 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.73%) BusinessObjects
2 27 (25.96%) SAP BI
3 17 (16.35%) SAP HANA
4 12 (11.54%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.62%) SAP Data Services
6 9 (8.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 9 (8.65%) DB2
7 7 (6.73%) OLAP
7 7 (6.73%) Data Mining
8 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.85%) QlikView
8 4 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.92%) MS Access
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.96%) Xcelsius
10 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.96%) Data Mart
General
1 42 (40.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Retail
3 2 (1.92%) Marketing
3 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (36.54%) Consultant
2 37 (35.58%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (24.04%) Analyst
4 18 (17.31%) Developer
4 18 (17.31%) SAP BW Consultant
5 15 (14.42%) Test Analyst
6 14 (13.46%) Architect
7 11 (10.58%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 11 (10.58%) SAP Developer
7 11 (10.58%) SAP BI Consultant
8 10 (9.62%) Test Leader
9 8 (7.69%) Business Developer
10 7 (6.73%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 7 (6.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (6.73%) SAP Architect
11 6 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.81%) Technical Architect
12 5 (4.81%) Business Objects Developer
12 5 (4.81%) SAP BW Developer
12 5 (4.81%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) XML
2 7 (6.73%) SAP XI
2 7 (6.73%) SAP Basis
3 4 (3.85%) Middleware
4 3 (2.88%) EDI
4 3 (2.88%) SAP PI
5 2 (1.92%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.96%) BAPI
6 1 (0.96%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.96%) MDX
6 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.88%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (2.88%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.92%) FMCG
4 1 (0.96%) DTV
4 1 (0.96%) Replication
4 1 (0.96%) Statistics
4 1 (0.96%) Life Science
4 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) AIX
2 5 (4.81%) Windows
3 1 (0.96%) UNIX
3 1 (0.96%) HPUX
3 1 (0.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (54.81%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (18.27%) CRM
3 16 (15.38%) ERP
4 14 (13.46%) Waterfall
5 13 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 12 (11.54%) Software Testing
6 12 (11.54%) V-Model
7 11 (10.58%) Test Management
7 11 (10.58%) Integration Testing
7 11 (10.58%) Validation
8 7 (6.73%) ETL
8 7 (6.73%) Manual Testing
8 7 (6.73%) TOGAF
9 5 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.81%) Migration
9 5 (4.81%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.81%) ITIL
10 3 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.88%) ABAP
2 27 (25.96%) SQL
3 13 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (2.88%) VBA
4 3 (2.88%) SAPscript
5 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.92%) VB
6 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) ISEB
2 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) Degree
3 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.96%) CCA
4 1 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.50%) QA
2 5 (4.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.96%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.96%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 104 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (31.73%) Business Objects
3 7 (6.73%) Oracle
3 7 (6.73%) IBM
4 6 (5.77%) HP
5 5 (4.81%) Cognos
5 5 (4.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.81%) VMware
6 2 (1.92%) SunGard
6 2 (1.92%) webMethods
7 1 (0.96%) ATG
7 1 (0.96%) Tableau
7 1 (0.96%) Ariba
7 1 (0.96%) Informatica
7 1 (0.96%) Pegasus