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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Intelligence
Rank 503 501 385
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -116
Contract jobs citing SAP BI 104 81 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.87% 0.72% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 46 84
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£450 £456 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £306 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London average 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
11961 11288 10054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.08% 21.44% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7836 7214 6065
Average daily rate £400 £398 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 188 226
Average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.54 £13.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -17 85 £450 -1.36% 21
South East +5 24 £450 +12.50% 6
London -33 23 £525 +5.00% 3
North West -12 10 £450 - 1
Hampshire +3 7 £375 -16.66%
West Midlands -11 7 - - 1
Cheshire - 5 £300 -
East of England +11 4 £400 -
City of London +4 4 £413 -34.00%
Warwickshire +2 4 - -
Berkshire -3 4 £505 - 2
Warwick - 4 - -
Southampton - 4 £375 -
Scotland - 4 £479 -
Milton Keynes +4 3 £295 -15.71%
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £295 -15.71%
Bedfordshire - 3 £406 -
West Sussex - 3 £625 - 1
East Midlands -10 2 £475 -9.52% 2
Edinburgh - 2 £479 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 £506 -
South West +6 1 £325 -
Chesterfield +3 1 £475 -9.52%
Derbyshire -2 1 £475 -9.52%
Birmingham -8 1 - - 1
Manchester -11 1 £450 -
Swindon - 1 £325 -
Brighton - 1 £700 -
Luton - 1 £400 -

SAP BI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 198 (100.00%) SAP
1 198 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 134 (67.68%) SAP BW
3 58 (29.29%) BusinessObjects
3 58 (29.29%) Business Objects
4 50 (25.25%) Finance
5 36 (18.18%) SAP HANA
6 31 (15.66%) ABAP
7 23 (11.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 23 (11.62%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (9.60%) Data Modelling
8 19 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (9.60%) SAP BPC
9 18 (9.09%) NetWeaver
9 18 (9.09%) ETL
10 14 (7.07%) Project Management
11 13 (6.57%) SQL
11 13 (6.57%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (6.06%) SAP Data Services
12 12 (6.06%) OLAP
12 12 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (5.56%) Oracle
13 11 (5.56%) ERP
13 11 (5.56%) CRM
14 9 (4.55%) Retail
14 9 (4.55%) SAP ERP
14 9 (4.55%) Change Management
14 9 (4.55%) Migration
14 9 (4.55%) SAP FI

SAP BI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (9.09%) NetWeaver
2 9 (4.55%) SAP Portal
3 4 (2.02%) Confluence
3 4 (2.02%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.52%) SAS
5 2 (1.01%) CMS
5 2 (1.01%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.03%) MS Office
2 6 (3.03%) SPSS
3 4 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (9.60%) SAP BPC
2 9 (4.55%) SAP ERP
2 9 (4.55%) SAP FI
3 8 (4.04%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (4.04%) SAP CO
4 7 (3.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (3.54%) SAP SD
5 6 (3.03%) SAP CRM
6 5 (2.53%) SAP APO
7 4 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (1.52%) SAP FI-GL
8 3 (1.52%) SAP MM
8 3 (1.52%) SAP R/3
9 2 (1.01%) SAP HR
9 2 (1.01%) SAP PS
10 1 (0.51%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.51%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (67.68%) SAP BW
2 58 (29.29%) BusinessObjects
3 36 (18.18%) SAP HANA
4 23 (11.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 23 (11.62%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (6.57%) Crystal Reports
6 12 (6.06%) SAP Data Services
6 12 (6.06%) OLAP
7 8 (4.04%) DB2
8 6 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (3.03%) Xcelsius
8 6 (3.03%) QlikView
9 4 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.02%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.02%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.02%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
2 1 (0.51%) Toad
2 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (25.25%) Finance
2 9 (4.55%) Retail
3 8 (4.04%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.04%) Marketing
4 6 (3.03%) Legal
4 6 (3.03%) Banking
5 5 (2.53%) Billing
6 4 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.02%) Electronics
6 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.01%) Publishing
7 2 (1.01%) French Language
7 2 (1.01%) German Language
8 1 (0.51%) Local Government
8 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (38.89%) Consultant
2 75 (37.88%) SAP Consultant
3 42 (21.21%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 42 (21.21%) SAP BI Consultant
4 38 (19.19%) Developer
5 29 (14.65%) Analyst
6 28 (14.14%) SAP Developer
7 23 (11.62%) SAP BW Consultant
8 22 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 17 (8.59%) SAP BI Developer
10 16 (8.08%) Architect
10 16 (8.08%) Business Objects Developer
11 14 (7.07%) SAP Manager
12 12 (6.06%) SAP Analyst
12 12 (6.06%) SAP Architect
13 11 (5.56%) Business Analyst
14 10 (5.05%) Project Manager
14 10 (5.05%) Business Developer
14 10 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 9 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.04%) SAP PI
2 6 (3.03%) XML
3 5 (2.53%) Web Dynpro
3 5 (2.53%) Web Services
3 5 (2.53%) HTML
3 5 (2.53%) CSS
3 5 (2.53%) JSP
3 5 (2.53%) Servlets
4 4 (2.02%) SOAP
5 3 (1.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.01%) J2EE
6 2 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.01%) Middleware
7 1 (0.51%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.51%) MDX
7 1 (0.51%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.51%) BAPI
7 1 (0.51%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.53%) FMCG
3 4 (2.02%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.02%) DTV
4 3 (1.52%) Replication
4 3 (1.52%) DataPower
5 2 (1.01%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.51%) Statistics
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.52%) AIX
2 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.01%) zOS
3 1 (0.51%) VMS
3 1 (0.51%) UNIX
3 1 (0.51%) Linux
3 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (9.60%) Data Modelling
2 19 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (9.09%) ETL
4 14 (7.07%) Project Management
5 12 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (5.56%) ERP
6 11 (5.56%) CRM
7 9 (4.55%) Change Management
7 9 (4.55%) Migration
8 8 (4.04%) Data Mapping
8 8 (4.04%) Validation
9 7 (3.54%) Information Management
9 7 (3.54%) Data Analysis
10 6 (3.03%) Data Architecture
10 6 (3.03%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.03%) Programme Management
11 5 (2.53%) Data Management
11 5 (2.53%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (15.66%) ABAP
2 13 (6.57%) SQL
3 7 (3.54%) Java
4 3 (1.52%) VBA
4 3 (1.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.51%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.51%) Python
6 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.53%) Degree
1 5 (2.53%) ISEB
2 4 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.52%) PMP
3 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.01%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.52%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) SLA
2 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.01%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 198 (100.00%) SAP
2 58 (29.29%) Business Objects
3 11 (5.56%) Oracle
4 8 (4.04%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.54%) Cognos
6 6 (3.03%) Informatica
7 5 (2.53%) Tableau
8 4 (2.02%) IBM
8 4 (2.02%) Netezza
8 4 (2.02%) Teradata
9 2 (1.01%) Sybase
10 1 (0.51%) HP
10 1 (0.51%) EMC
10 1 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.51%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.51%) Jaspersoft
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £22 - £28 Per Hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
South East England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 13 days ago
England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 26 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 27 days ago