The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Data Services 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 Data Services over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 243 239 226
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 9 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.090% 0.043% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.54% 0.23% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
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£455 £775 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.29% +63.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £775 £442
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £775 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
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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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
1654 1731 1634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.63% 18.61% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 1006 872
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 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 65
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +81.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SAP Data Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP Data Services Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services across the South East region.

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP Data Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Data Services across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 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
Oxfordshire - 6 £330 -
West Sussex - 2 £580 -
SAP Data Services
England

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (81.82%) Business Objects
2 16 (72.73%) SAP
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (45.45%) SAP BW
4 10 (45.45%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) ABAP
5 8 (36.36%) Oracle
6 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (27.27%) ETL
7 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Java
8 5 (22.73%) Cognos
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) AIX
8 5 (22.73%) DB2
8 5 (22.73%) OLAP
8 5 (22.73%) XML
8 5 (22.73%) IBM
8 5 (22.73%) HP
8 5 (22.73%) SAP BI
8 5 (22.73%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
8 5 (22.73%) Data Mart
8 5 (22.73%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (22.73%) Data Extraction
8 5 (22.73%) Data Mapping
8 5 (22.73%) Data Architecture

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (45.45%) SAP BW
3 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (22.73%) DB2
4 5 (22.73%) OLAP
4 5 (22.73%) SAP BI
4 5 (22.73%) Data Mart
4 5 (22.73%) SAP HANA
5 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Business Objects Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Business Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Data Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Data Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 3 (13.64%) SAP PI
3 2 (9.09%) SAP ALE
3 2 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (9.09%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Extraction
2 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (27.27%) ETL
3 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
3 5 (22.73%) Dimensional Modelling
3 5 (22.73%) Data Mapping
3 5 (22.73%) Data Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.09%) Master Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) ABAP
3 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) SAPscript
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Business Objects
2 16 (72.73%) SAP
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) Cognos
4 5 (22.73%) IBM
4 5 (22.73%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) Ariba