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 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 Business Intelligence
Rank 499 454 496
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +42
Contract jobs citing SAP BI 107 125 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.89% 1.08% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 28
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£450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £367 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £580 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
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
12018 11544 12124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.91% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7443 7141 7010
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 £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 199 306
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 August 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 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -27 101 £450 - 18
London +27 60 £450 -10.00% 10
South East -20 14 £390 -8.23% 2
City of London +12 10 £450 +14.28% 3
North East - 10 £463 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £450 -
West Midlands -18 6 £425 +17.24%
Coventry -8 4 £425 +21.42%
East Midlands +1 3 £450 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +6 2 £403 -5.29%
Yorkshire 0 2 - - 3
Milton Keynes -1 2 £358 -31.90% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £358 -31.90% 1
West Yorkshire 0 1 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Northampton - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Fife - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Dunfermline - - - -
Egham - - - -

SAP BI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 186 (100.00%) SAP
1 186 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 103 (55.38%) SAP BW
3 39 (20.97%) Finance
4 35 (18.82%) ABAP
5 30 (16.13%) Business Objects
5 30 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
6 26 (13.98%) CRM
7 21 (11.29%) ERP
8 19 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (10.22%) Microsoft
9 17 (9.14%) SAP HANA
10 16 (8.60%) MS Excel
11 15 (8.06%) FMCG
12 14 (7.53%) Oracle
13 12 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 12 (6.45%) Data Management
14 10 (5.38%) Marketing
14 10 (5.38%) WFM
14 10 (5.38%) IVR
14 10 (5.38%) Manufacturing
14 10 (5.38%) Project Management
14 10 (5.38%) Genesys
15 9 (4.84%) Migration
15 9 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (4.84%) TOGAF
15 9 (4.84%) Retail
15 9 (4.84%) Relational Database
15 9 (4.84%) Information Management
16 8 (4.30%) Requirements Analysis

SAP BI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (3.76%) SAS
2 5 (2.69%) NetWeaver
3 4 (2.15%) Confluence
4 2 (1.08%) CMS
4 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.54%) SPSS
5 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.30%) SAP SD
2 7 (3.76%) SAP CO
2 7 (3.76%) SAP ERP
2 7 (3.76%) SAP BPC
3 6 (3.23%) SAP CRM
4 5 (2.69%) SAP FI
5 4 (2.15%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.61%) SAP MDM
6 3 (1.61%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (1.08%) SAP MM
7 2 (1.08%) SAP APO
7 2 (1.08%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.54%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.54%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.54%) Maximo
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.54%) SAP SEM
8 1 (0.54%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.54%) HFM
8 1 (0.54%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (55.38%) SAP BW
2 30 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
3 19 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (9.14%) SAP HANA
5 12 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 9 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.30%) OLAP
8 7 (3.76%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (2.15%) Xcelsius
9 4 (2.15%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.61%) MS Access
10 3 (1.61%) Base SAS
10 3 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (1.61%) QlikView
11 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (1.08%) Big Data
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 39 (20.97%) Finance
2 10 (5.38%) Marketing
2 10 (5.38%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.84%) Retail
4 5 (2.69%) Billing
5 4 (2.15%) Automotive
6 3 (1.61%) Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.08%) French Language
7 2 (1.08%) German Language
7 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.54%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 65 (34.95%) Consultant
2 59 (31.72%) SAP Consultant
3 55 (29.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 49 (26.34%) SAP BI Consultant
5 25 (13.44%) Analyst
6 23 (12.37%) SAP BW Consultant
6 23 (12.37%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 16 (8.60%) Architect
7 16 (8.60%) Business Analyst
8 15 (8.06%) Developer
9 14 (7.53%) SAP Business Analyst
9 14 (7.53%) Project Manager
10 13 (6.99%) SAP Architect
11 12 (6.45%) SAP Manager
11 12 (6.45%) SAP Developer
12 11 (5.91%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 10 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 10 (5.38%) Designer
13 10 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (4.84%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.23%) SAP PI
2 2 (1.08%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.54%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.06%) FMCG
2 10 (5.38%) IVR
3 6 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.61%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.54%) PMI
6 1 (0.54%) DTV
6 1 (0.54%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.54%) Informatics
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.54%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.54%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.15%) UNIX
2 2 (1.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (13.98%) CRM
3 21 (11.29%) ERP
4 12 (6.45%) Data Management
5 10 (5.38%) WFM
5 10 (5.38%) Project Management
6 9 (4.84%) Migration
6 9 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (4.84%) TOGAF
6 9 (4.84%) Information Management
7 8 (4.30%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (4.30%) Test Scripting
7 8 (4.30%) Data Modelling
7 8 (4.30%) ETL
8 7 (3.76%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (3.76%) Validation
8 7 (3.76%) Data Migration
9 6 (3.23%) Analytics
9 6 (3.23%) Master Data Management
9 6 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 35 (18.82%) ABAP
2 5 (2.69%) SQL
3 4 (2.15%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.61%) SAS Macro
5 1 (0.54%) VBA
5 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.54%) C
5 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.15%) CCA
2 2 (1.08%) ISEB
2 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.54%) PMP
3 1 (0.54%) HND
3 1 (0.54%) Degree
3 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) SLA
1 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 186 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (16.13%) Business Objects
3 19 (10.22%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.53%) Oracle
5 10 (5.38%) Genesys
6 3 (1.61%) Cognos
7 2 (1.08%) StreamServe
8 1 (0.54%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.54%) Informatica
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) Infor
8 1 (0.54%) Tableau
City, London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Collingwood Associates
Rate: £450-£550/day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
North Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago