The table below looks at the statistics for NWDI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NWDI over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP NetWeaver Development Infrastructure (NWDI, JDI)
Rank 657 629 617
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Contract jobs citing NWDI 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.012% 0.028% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £66.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.25 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8247 7225 6836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.75% 12.94% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5600 4623 4389
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 144 132
Average hourly rate £42.37 £37.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% -3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £25.47 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

NWDI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NWDI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NWDI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NWDI
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NWDI within the UK.

NWDI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NWDI
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NWDI within the UK.

NWDI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NWDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NWDI 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 NWDI.

1 2 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Portal
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CAF
2 1 (50.00%) NWDS
2 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA

NWDI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NWDI 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 NWDI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) MaxDB
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NWDS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis Support
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Portals Support
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CAF
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle