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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 253 238 219
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 7 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.056% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.41% 0.30% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
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£321 £775 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.54% +63.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £775 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £775 £538
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1716 1692 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.18% 18.93% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1076 972 839
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 53
Average hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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 27 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 27 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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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
Hampshire +6 2 £330 -57.41%
Middlesex - 2 £300 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £475 -
Berkshire -1 1 £313 -
SAP Data Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 23 (85.19%) Business Objects
2 18 (66.67%) SAP
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (37.04%) SAP BW
5 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (33.33%) ETL
5 9 (33.33%) Oracle
6 8 (29.63%) ABAP
7 7 (25.93%) XML
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
8 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 6 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (18.52%) Data Extraction
9 5 (18.52%) Data Mapping
9 5 (18.52%) Data Architecture
9 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
9 5 (18.52%) Data Mart
9 5 (18.52%) SAP HANA
9 5 (18.52%) Java
9 5 (18.52%) AIX
9 5 (18.52%) DB2
9 5 (18.52%) OLAP
9 5 (18.52%) IBM
9 5 (18.52%) HP
9 5 (18.52%) Migration
9 5 (18.52%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 (7.41%) CMS
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LAN
1 4 (14.81%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) Intranet
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (37.04%) SAP BW
3 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (18.52%) SAP HANA
5 5 (18.52%) DB2
5 5 (18.52%) OLAP
5 5 (18.52%) Data Mart
6 4 (14.81%) SAP BI
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (7.41%) Xcelsius
8 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Business Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (11.11%) SAP Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Architect
7 2 (7.41%) SAP Data Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Data Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) SAP Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) Middleware
3 2 (7.41%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (7.41%) BAPI
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.41%) SAP ALE
3 2 (7.41%) SAP PI
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.70%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Extraction
2 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (33.33%) ETL
3 6 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (18.52%) Data Mapping
4 5 (18.52%) Data Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
5 4 (14.81%) Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) Master Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) ABAP
3 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) SAPscript
5 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
1 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Business Objects
2 18 (66.67%) SAP
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Cognos
4 5 (18.52%) IBM
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Ariba