The table below looks at the statistics for NWDS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NWDS over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP NetWeaver Developer Studio (NWDS)
Rank 631 - 633
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NWDS 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% - 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.034% - 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8745 8062 7301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.40% 13.82% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5886 5288 4656
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 160 137
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

NWDS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing NWDS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

NWDS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NWDS
Daily Rate Trend

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

NWDS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NWDS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

NWDS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NWDS
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NWDS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 3 £400 -
Swindon - 1 £400 -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
South West - 1 £400 -

NWDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NWDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for NWDS.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) ABAP
2 3 (60.00%) NetWeaver
2 3 (60.00%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (60.00%) SAP PI
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Portal
3 2 (40.00%) NWDI
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) SAP R/3
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (40.00%) MaxDB
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP

NWDS
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (60.00%) NetWeaver
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (20.00%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MaxDB
1 2 (40.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NWDI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis Support
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PI Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Support
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Portals Support
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Support Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SAP PI
1 3 (60.00%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle