The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BI over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Intelligence
Rank 582 586 538
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -48
Contract jobs citing SAP BI 65 73 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.54% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 58
Median daily rate £461 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 - -

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
12276 13443 12316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.71% 23.37% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8118 8804 7601
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 207 206
Median hourly rate £28.18 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £53.27 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SAP BI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP BI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BI within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 61 £461 +2.50% 11
London -11 22 £500 +5.26% 5
South East +11 20 £200 -51.07% 1
Milton Keynes +18 8 £200 -60.00%
Buckinghamshire +18 8 £200 -42.85%
West Midlands -36 5 £473 +12.50% 1
East Midlands -2 3 £525 +7.69%
South West - 3 £225 - 1
City of London +27 2 £475 - 1
Hampshire -1 2 £475 +20.63% 1
Berkshire -2 2 £425 +4.93%
Coventry -15 2 - -
Kent - 2 £400 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
Wales +17 1 £325 -35.00%
South Wales +16 1 £325 -35.00%
East of England +16 1 - - 3
North West +11 1 £500 -
Surrey +4 1 £525 +10.52%
Slough +1 1 £350 -7.59%
Weybridge -5 1 £525 +10.52%
Warwickshire -5 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £473 -
Cardiff - 1 £325 -
Wiltshire - 1 £225 -
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -

SAP BI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BI 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 SAP BI.

1 134 (100.00%) SAP
1 134 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (51.49%) SAP BW
3 50 (37.31%) BusinessObjects
4 42 (31.34%) SAP HANA
5 21 (15.67%) SQL
6 20 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (14.18%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (13.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 17 (12.69%) Finance
10 16 (11.94%) ETL
10 16 (11.94%) Oracle
11 15 (11.19%) Project Management
12 14 (10.45%) Data Modelling
13 12 (8.96%) SAP BPC
14 11 (8.21%) Retail
14 11 (8.21%) Change Management
14 11 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (6.72%) QlikView
15 9 (6.72%) Migration
15 9 (6.72%) CRM
16 8 (5.97%) Oracle Database
16 8 (5.97%) ERP
16 8 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (5.22%) SAP Data Services
17 7 (5.22%) Data Analysis
17 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
17 7 (5.22%) ITIL
17 7 (5.22%) SQL Server
17 7 (5.22%) XML

SAP BI
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 4 (2.99%) Apache Pig
1 4 (2.99%) Apache Spark
1 4 (2.99%) SAS
1 4 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.75%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.75%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (8.96%) SAP BPC
2 5 (3.73%) SAP CRM
2 5 (3.73%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.24%) SAP PP
3 3 (2.24%) SAP WM
4 2 (1.49%) SAP APO
4 2 (1.49%) SAP R/3
4 2 (1.49%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.75%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.75%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.75%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.75%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.75%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) SaaS
1 2 (1.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.75%) SAN
2 1 (0.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (51.49%) SAP BW
2 50 (37.31%) BusinessObjects
3 42 (31.34%) SAP HANA
4 19 (14.18%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (13.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 9 (6.72%) QlikView
7 8 (5.97%) Oracle Database
8 7 (5.22%) Lumira
8 7 (5.22%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (5.22%) SQL Server
9 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (3.73%) Xcelsius
10 4 (2.99%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.99%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.99%) HBase
10 4 (2.99%) OLAP
10 4 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (12.69%) Finance
2 11 (8.21%) Retail
3 8 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.99%) Automotive
4 4 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.24%) German Language
6 1 (0.75%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (32.09%) Consultant
2 42 (31.34%) SAP Consultant
3 31 (23.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 31 (23.13%) SAP BI Consultant
4 20 (14.93%) Developer
5 19 (14.18%) Analyst
6 17 (12.69%) SAP BW Consultant
7 14 (10.45%) SAP Analyst
8 13 (9.70%) Project Manager
9 11 (8.21%) Architect
9 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (8.21%) SAP Architect
10 10 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Lead
10 10 (7.46%) SAP BI Analyst
10 10 (7.46%) SAP Developer
10 10 (7.46%) SAP Support
11 9 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 9 (6.72%) Business Objects Developer
11 9 (6.72%) SAP BI Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) XML
2 3 (2.24%) Cascading
2 3 (2.24%) Kafka
2 3 (2.24%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.75%) CSS
3 1 (0.75%) HTML
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (0.75%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.75%) Web Services
3 1 (0.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.73%) FMCG
2 5 (3.73%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.99%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.24%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.24%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.24%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.75%) Economics
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.99%) Linux
2 2 (1.49%) Windows
2 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.75%) Unix
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (11.94%) ETL
4 15 (11.19%) Project Management
5 14 (10.45%) Data Modelling
6 11 (8.21%) Change Management
7 9 (6.72%) CRM
7 9 (6.72%) Migration
8 8 (5.97%) ERP
9 7 (5.22%) Analytics
9 7 (5.22%) Data Analysis
9 7 (5.22%) ITIL
10 6 (4.48%) Incident Management
10 6 (4.48%) ITIL V3
10 6 (4.48%) Programme Management
11 5 (3.73%) Business Analysis
11 5 (3.73%) Information Management
11 5 (3.73%) SAP Implementation
12 4 (2.99%) MapReduce
12 4 (2.99%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.67%) SQL
2 7 (5.22%) ABAP
3 5 (3.73%) PL/SQL
3 5 (3.73%) XPath
3 5 (3.73%) XQuery
4 4 (2.99%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.24%) Python
5 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.75%) PHP
6 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.24%) QA
3 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 134 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (11.94%) Oracle
3 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.73%) Tableau
5 4 (2.99%) Cognos
6 3 (2.24%) Cloudera
6 3 (2.24%) Hortonworks
6 3 (2.24%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.49%) IBM
7 2 (1.49%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.75%) Ariba
8 1 (0.75%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.75%) JDA
8 1 (0.75%) OpenText
8 1 (0.75%) Remedy
8 1 (0.75%) Talend