The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Data Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Data Services over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
England / South West
Rank - 148 143
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.10% 0.094%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.44% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £488 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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
546 682 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.13% 22.79% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 507 541
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 5 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

SAP Data Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing SAP Data Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SAP Data Services Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services across the South West region.

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP Data Services
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for SAP Data Services.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) ABAP
2 2 (66.67%) NetWeaver
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) SAP ALE
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Toad
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SAP ALE
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) ABAP
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle