The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BI over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Intelligence
Rank 492 460 405
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -55
Contract jobs citing SAP BI 107 110 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.94% 0.98% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 56 70
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£450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £588 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -10.00%
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11399 11231 10176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.64% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7336 6967 6200
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 184 207
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

SAP BI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP BI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SAP BI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP BI
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP BI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP BI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BI within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SAP BI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP BI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP BI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP BI
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BI within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -11 94 £450 - 21
London -3 42 £500 +5.26% 6
South East -18 19 £378 -32.88% 1
West Midlands -9 11 £413 -8.33% 3
East Midlands -3 7 £493 +35.86% 2
City of London +16 6 £488 -11.36% 2
East of England +11 6 £406 +47.72% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £288 -
Berkshire -10 5 £515 -8.44%
Nottinghamshire - 5 £510 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £290 -
Scotland -6 4 £479 +40.88%
Bedfordshire -4 3 £406 +47.72%
Hampshire -9 3 £575 -
North West -20 3 £450 -
Coventry -1 2 £385 -14.44% 1
Edinburgh - 2 £479 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £525 - 1
Derbyshire +5 1 £475 +18.75%
Warwickshire -2 1 - -
Birmingham -13 1 £440 -2.22% 1
Manchester -15 1 £450 -1.36%
Warwick - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £575 -
Reading - 1 £525 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £350 -
Leicestershire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -

SAP BI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP BI 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 BI.

1 186 (100.00%) SAP
1 186 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 117 (62.90%) SAP BW
3 48 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
3 48 (25.81%) Business Objects
4 45 (24.19%) Finance
5 33 (17.74%) ABAP
6 27 (14.52%) SAP HANA
7 23 (12.37%) Data Modelling
8 21 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (10.75%) ETL
10 19 (10.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 17 (9.14%) Project Management
11 17 (9.14%) NetWeaver
12 16 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (8.06%) SAP BPC
13 15 (8.06%) SAP Data Services
14 14 (7.53%) SQL
15 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (6.45%) Oracle
16 10 (5.38%) SAP Portal
16 10 (5.38%) Change Management
16 10 (5.38%) DB2
16 10 (5.38%) OLAP
16 10 (5.38%) Retail
16 10 (5.38%) Data Management
17 9 (4.84%) Marketing
17 9 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (4.84%) ERP
18 8 (4.30%) Manufacturing

SAP BI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP BI 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 BI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (9.14%) NetWeaver
2 10 (5.38%) SAP Portal
3 4 (2.15%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.08%) CMS
4 2 (1.08%) SAP EP
4 2 (1.08%) SAS
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.69%) MS Office
3 4 (2.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (8.06%) SAP BPC
2 8 (4.30%) SAP FI
3 7 (3.76%) SAP APO
3 7 (3.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (3.76%) SAP CO
4 5 (2.69%) SAP ERP
4 5 (2.69%) SAP R/3
4 5 (2.69%) SAP SD
5 4 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.61%) SAP HR
6 3 (1.61%) SAP MM
6 3 (1.61%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.54%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.54%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.54%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.54%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
1 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) FTP
1 2 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (62.90%) SAP BW
2 48 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
3 27 (14.52%) SAP HANA
4 21 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (10.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 15 (8.06%) SAP Data Services
7 10 (5.38%) DB2
7 10 (5.38%) OLAP
8 9 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (4.30%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (2.69%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.15%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.61%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.61%) Xcelsius
12 3 (1.61%) SQL Server
12 3 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.61%) QlikView
12 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.08%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.08%) LSMW
2 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.54%) IntelliJ
2 1 (0.54%) Toad
General
1 45 (24.19%) Finance
2 10 (5.38%) Retail
3 9 (4.84%) Marketing
4 8 (4.30%) Banking
4 8 (4.30%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.69%) Legal
6 4 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.61%) German Language
8 2 (1.08%) French Language
8 2 (1.08%) Electronics
8 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.08%) Publishing
8 2 (1.08%) Automotive
9 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.54%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 78 (41.94%) Consultant
2 76 (40.86%) SAP Consultant
3 38 (20.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 38 (20.43%) SAP BI Consultant
4 29 (15.59%) Developer
5 26 (13.98%) Analyst
6 21 (11.29%) SAP Developer
7 20 (10.75%) SAP BW Consultant
8 19 (10.22%) Architect
9 16 (8.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 15 (8.06%) SAP Architect
10 15 (8.06%) SAP Manager
10 15 (8.06%) Business Objects Developer
11 13 (6.99%) SAP BI Developer
12 12 (6.45%) Project Manager
12 12 (6.45%) Business Analyst
13 11 (5.91%) Business Developer
13 11 (5.91%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 10 (5.38%) SAP Analyst
15 9 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.30%) SAP PI
2 6 (3.23%) XML
3 5 (2.69%) HTML
3 5 (2.69%) CSS
3 5 (2.69%) JSP
3 5 (2.69%) Servlets
3 5 (2.69%) Web Dynpro
3 5 (2.69%) Web Services
4 4 (2.15%) SOAP
5 3 (1.61%) SAP XI
5 3 (1.61%) MDX
5 3 (1.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.08%) SAP Basis
6 2 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.08%) Middleware
6 2 (1.08%) J2EE
7 1 (0.54%) CGI
7 1 (0.54%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.76%) Data Extraction
3 6 (3.23%) FMCG
3 6 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.61%) DataPower
4 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.61%) Replication
5 2 (1.08%) DTV
6 1 (0.54%) LIMS
6 1 (0.54%) Statistics
6 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.08%) UNIX
1 2 (1.08%) AIX
1 2 (1.08%) zOS
1 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.54%) Linux
2 1 (0.54%) VMS
2 1 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (12.37%) Data Modelling
3 20 (10.75%) ETL
4 17 (9.14%) Project Management
5 16 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (5.38%) Change Management
6 10 (5.38%) Data Management
7 9 (4.84%) ERP
8 8 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.30%) Validation
8 8 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (3.76%) Data Architecture
10 6 (3.23%) CRM
10 6 (3.23%) Master Data Management
11 5 (2.69%) PRINCE2
11 5 (2.69%) Migration
11 5 (2.69%) Integration Testing
11 5 (2.69%) Test Scripting
12 4 (2.15%) Information Management
12 4 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.74%) ABAP
2 14 (7.53%) SQL
3 7 (3.76%) Java
4 4 (2.15%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.54%) VBA
6 1 (0.54%) Python
6 1 (0.54%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.69%) ISEB
3 4 (2.15%) PMP
3 4 (2.15%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.15%) Degree
3 4 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.08%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) SLA
1 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 186 (100.00%) SAP
2 48 (25.81%) Business Objects
3 12 (6.45%) Oracle
4 7 (3.76%) Informatica
5 5 (2.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.69%) Cognos
6 4 (2.15%) IBM
6 4 (2.15%) Sybase
6 4 (2.15%) Teradata
6 4 (2.15%) Netezza
7 2 (1.08%) Tableau
7 2 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.54%) HP
8 1 (0.54%) EMC
8 1 (0.54%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.54%) Jaspersoft
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