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 29 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Intelligence
Rank 512 412 475
Rank change year-on-year
-100 +63
Contract jobs citing SAP BI 79 153 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.30% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% 1.32% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 60 31
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £334 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £575 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £419 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.47% -6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.15 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.15 -
% change year-on-year
+9.32% -

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
11337 11623 10884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.02% 22.70% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7521 7136 6617
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 £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 258 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £14.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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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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 -85 70 £450 - 25
London -42 40 £513 +13.88% 12
South East -29 12 £400 - 5
City of London -6 10 £575 +39.39% 4
Berkshire -1 5 £475 +24.18% 1
Scotland -8 5 - -
North West -10 5 £325 -21.21% 1
East Midlands - 5 - -
Edinburgh - 4 - -
East of England -9 2 - - 1
West Midlands -11 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -13 2 - -
Manchester -16 2 £320 -22.42% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
Hampshire -19 1 - - 3
Slough - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
South West - - - - 3
Lothian - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
M4 Corridor - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Southampton - - - - 3
Swindon - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - -

SAP BI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 185 (100.00%) SAP
1 185 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 110 (59.46%) SAP BW
3 43 (23.24%) BusinessObjects
3 43 (23.24%) Business Objects
4 35 (18.92%) ABAP
5 31 (16.76%) Finance
6 24 (12.97%) SAP HANA
7 20 (10.81%) ERP
8 17 (9.19%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (9.19%) Data Modelling
9 15 (8.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 14 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (7.57%) Data Management
10 14 (7.57%) Oracle
11 13 (7.03%) CRM
11 13 (7.03%) ETL
11 13 (7.03%) Microsoft
11 13 (7.03%) Retail
12 12 (6.49%) MS Excel
12 12 (6.49%) Master Data Management
13 11 (5.95%) Project Management
13 11 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (5.41%) SAP Data Services
14 10 (5.41%) SAP ERP
14 10 (5.41%) NetWeaver
14 10 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (4.86%) SQL
15 9 (4.86%) OLAP
15 9 (4.86%) Manufacturing

SAP BI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 10 (5.41%) NetWeaver
2 7 (3.78%) Confluence
3 4 (2.16%) SAP Portal
4 3 (1.62%) SAS
4 3 (1.62%) CMS
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.62%) MS Office
5 1 (0.54%) SPSS
5 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.41%) SAP ERP
2 8 (4.32%) SAP FI
3 6 (3.24%) SAP BPC
4 5 (2.70%) SAP SD
4 5 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (2.70%) SAP CO
5 3 (1.62%) SAP MDM
5 3 (1.62%) SAP APO
5 3 (1.62%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.08%) SAP R/3
6 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.54%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.54%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.54%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.54%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.54%) SAP SM
7 1 (0.54%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.54%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.54%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
1 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) FTP
2 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (59.46%) SAP BW
2 43 (23.24%) BusinessObjects
3 24 (12.97%) SAP HANA
4 17 (9.19%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (8.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 10 (5.41%) SAP Data Services
7 9 (4.86%) OLAP
8 7 (3.78%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.70%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.16%) DB2
11 3 (1.62%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (1.62%) Xcelsius
11 3 (1.62%) Big Data
12 2 (1.08%) BODI
12 2 (1.08%) SQL Server
12 2 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.08%) MS Access
13 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.54%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 7 (3.78%) JIRA
2 2 (1.08%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.08%) LSMW
General
1 31 (16.76%) Finance
2 13 (7.03%) Retail
3 9 (4.86%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.86%) Banking
4 5 (2.70%) Marketing
5 3 (1.62%) German Language
5 3 (1.62%) Automotive
6 2 (1.08%) Legal
6 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.08%) French Language
7 1 (0.54%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 63 (34.05%) Consultant
2 59 (31.89%) SAP Consultant
3 43 (23.24%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 40 (21.62%) SAP BI Consultant
5 33 (17.84%) Analyst
6 20 (10.81%) SAP BW Consultant
7 19 (10.27%) Architect
7 19 (10.27%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 18 (9.73%) Business Analyst
8 18 (9.73%) Developer
9 17 (9.19%) SAP Architect
10 16 (8.65%) SAP Manager
10 16 (8.65%) SAP Business Analyst
11 13 (7.03%) Business Objects Consultant
11 13 (7.03%) SAP Developer
11 13 (7.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 11 (5.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 11 (5.95%) Project Manager
12 11 (5.95%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 10 (5.41%) SAP BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.86%) SAP PI
2 4 (2.16%) SAP XI
3 3 (1.62%) MDX
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.54%) J2EE
4 1 (0.54%) Web Services
4 1 (0.54%) XML
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.54%) Middleware
4 1 (0.54%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.32%) IVR
2 8 (4.32%) Data Extraction
3 7 (3.78%) FMCG
4 6 (3.24%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.62%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.54%) Replication
6 1 (0.54%) LIMS
6 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) Economics
6 1 (0.54%) Statistics
6 1 (0.54%) Informatics
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.70%) UNIX
2 1 (0.54%) Windows
2 1 (0.54%) Linux
2 1 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (10.81%) ERP
3 17 (9.19%) Data Modelling
4 14 (7.57%) Data Management
4 14 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (7.03%) CRM
5 13 (7.03%) ETL
6 12 (6.49%) Master Data Management
7 11 (5.95%) Project Management
7 11 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (4.86%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (4.32%) WFM
9 8 (4.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (4.32%) Analytics
9 8 (4.32%) TOGAF
10 7 (3.78%) Information Management
10 7 (3.78%) Migration
10 7 (3.78%) Requirements Management
10 7 (3.78%) Data Migration
11 6 (3.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (18.92%) ABAP
2 9 (4.86%) SQL
3 4 (2.16%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.62%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.08%) C
6 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.54%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.62%) PMP
2 3 (1.62%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.62%) Degree
3 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.54%) HND
4 1 (0.54%) ISEB
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (0.54%) SLA
1 1 (0.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 185 (100.00%) SAP
2 43 (23.24%) Business Objects
3 14 (7.57%) Oracle
4 13 (7.03%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.32%) Genesys
6 3 (1.62%) Informatica
6 3 (1.62%) Cognos
7 2 (1.08%) Sybase
7 2 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.08%) StreamServe
8 1 (0.54%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.54%) HP
8 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.54%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.54%) Teradata
8 1 (0.54%) Netezza
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networkers Plc
Rate: Up to UKP 450 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago