The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 247 221 241
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 3 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.19% 0.066%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 1.01% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 5
Average daily rate - £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £410 £500
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1779 1587 1989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.37% 18.96% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 851 953
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 46
Average hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.25 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SAP Data Services
England

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
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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -7 2 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Surrey - - - -
SAP Data Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (95.83%) SAP
2 11 (45.83%) Business Objects
2 11 (45.83%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (37.50%) SAP SD
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Validation
4 7 (29.17%) SAP FI
4 7 (29.17%) SAP MM
4 7 (29.17%) Workflow
4 7 (29.17%) SAP ALE
4 7 (29.17%) EDI
4 7 (29.17%) ABAP
4 7 (29.17%) Data Governance
5 4 (16.67%) SAP BPC
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.67%) ETL
5 4 (16.67%) LSMW
5 4 (16.67%) SAP MDM
6 3 (12.50%) Migration
6 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) IBM
6 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (8.33%) Talend
7 2 (8.33%) SAP ERP
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (8.33%) Data Integration

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) SAP SD
2 7 (29.17%) SAP FI
2 7 (29.17%) SAP MM
3 4 (16.67%) SAP BPC
3 4 (16.67%) SAP MDM
4 2 (8.33%) SAP ERP
5 1 (4.17%) SAP CRM
5 1 (4.17%) SAP SCM
5 1 (4.17%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.33%) DataStage
3 2 (8.33%) BODI
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) LSMW
2 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Architect
2 12 (50.00%) SAP Architect
3 7 (29.17%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Information Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Business Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Business Objects Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) SAP Business Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Designer
6 2 (8.33%) ETL Designer
6 2 (8.33%) Business Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
7 1 (4.17%) ETL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) SAP ALE
1 7 (29.17%) EDI
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (4.17%) BAPI
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XSD
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.17%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.17%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.17%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Validation
1 7 (29.17%) Workflow
1 7 (29.17%) Data Governance
2 4 (16.67%) ETL
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) ERP
3 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
5 1 (4.17%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) ABAP
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) SAP
2 11 (45.83%) Business Objects
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Talend
4 2 (8.33%) Informatica
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle