The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Data Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 Wales 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 - 28 37
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 3.10% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 12.20% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Average daily rate - £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.23%
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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
103 82 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.39% 25.39% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 60 23
Average daily rate £363 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £289 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £28.88 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.85% +17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SAP Data Services
Wales

SAP Data Services
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SAP Data Services Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SAP Data Services
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SAP Data Services
Top 14 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) ABAP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (25.00%) BODI
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) SAP BW
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) BODI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SAP BW Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (75.00%) SAP