The table below looks at the statistics for NWDS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NWDS over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP NetWeaver Developer Studio (NWDS)
Rank 604 578 590
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Contract jobs citing NWDS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.027% 0.016% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7292 6185 6391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.89% 11.74% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4675 3967 3639
Average daily rate £388 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 132 223
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.72 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

NWDS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NWDS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NWDS 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 NWDS.

1 3 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
2 2 (66.67%) J2SE
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) JavaBeans
2 2 (66.67%) SAX
2 2 (66.67%) NetBeans
3 1 (33.33%) Dutch Language
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Portal
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) SAP CE
3 1 (33.33%) NWDI
3 1 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (33.33%) LiveLink
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

NWDS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NWDS 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 NWDS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (33.33%) LiveLink
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Portal
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) NetBeans
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CE
2 1 (33.33%) NWDI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Portals Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) DOM
1 2 (66.67%) J2SE
1 2 (66.67%) JavaBeans
1 2 (66.67%) SAX
2 1 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP