The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BW skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BW over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 140 114 104
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 7 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.25% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.98% 1.08% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £475 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +40.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £358 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.15 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+74.92% -27.78%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
717 556 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.95% 23.57% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 375 425
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 18
Average hourly rate £38.25 £30.90 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% -18.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £19.30 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

SAP BW
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SAP BW Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP BW
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAP BW Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP BW
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BW across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SAP BW Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SAP BW
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAP BW Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SAP BW
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Wiltshire -13 2 £344 -31.25%
SAP BW
England

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (55.00%) ABAP
3 9 (45.00%) ERP
3 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (35.00%) Business Objects
4 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) SAP CRM
6 5 (25.00%) SAP CO
6 5 (25.00%) NetWeaver
6 5 (25.00%) CRM
6 5 (25.00%) FMCG
6 5 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (25.00%) SAP CO-PA
7 4 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (20.00%) SAP XI
7 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
8 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) MS Office
9 2 (10.00%) .NET
9 2 (10.00%) C#
9 2 (10.00%) HTML
9 2 (10.00%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (25.00%) NetWeaver
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP CRM
1 5 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (10.00%) SAP HR-PA
3 2 (10.00%) SAP ECC
3 2 (10.00%) SAP HR
3 2 (10.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (5.00%) SAP GRC
4 1 (5.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) SAP BW Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) MI Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Basis Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) SAP CO-PA
2 4 (20.00%) SAP XI
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis
3 2 (10.00%) SAP ALE
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) FMCG
3 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ERP
2 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 5 (25.00%) CRM
4 5 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Security
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) B2C
6 2 (10.00%) Content Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) ABAP
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
1 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (10.00%) Siebel
4 1 (5.00%) VMware