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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Intelligence
Rank 558 526 457
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -69
Contract jobs citing SAP BI 68 86 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.76% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 40 60
Average daily rate £425 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £628 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £20.25 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.25 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +18.07%

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
11419 11340 11451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.20% 21.90% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7676 7338 6934
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 174 234
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £48.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BI within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 -16 65 £425 -19.04% 33
South East +23 20 £288 -31.54% 4
London -14 20 £500 -13.04% 19
Buckinghamshire +24 11 £288 -42.50% 1
North West -7 11 £400 -
Milton Keynes +10 8 £290 -42.00% 1
West Midlands -12 8 £450 -5.26%
Manchester -11 5 - -
Merseyside - 5 - -
Wirral - 5 - -
City of London +28 3 £450 -21.73% 3
Hampshire +7 3 £413 -
Nottinghamshire -9 3 £523 +2.45% 1
East Midlands -18 3 £523 +2.45% 6
Worcestershire +10 2 £425 -34.61%
West Sussex +7 2 £215 -46.25%
Worcester +7 2 £425 -34.61%
Surrey - 2 £475 - 2
Birmingham - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £488 -
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - -
Warwickshire +2 1 - -
East of England -2 1 - - 1
Scotland -6 1 - -
Edinburgh -15 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £400 -
Warrington - 1 £400 -
Southampton - 1 £450 -
Nottingham - 1 £550 -
Crawley - 1 £220 -

SAP BI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 161 (100.00%) SAP
1 161 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 83 (51.55%) SAP BW
3 70 (43.48%) BusinessObjects
4 45 (27.95%) Finance
5 33 (20.50%) SAP HANA
6 29 (18.01%) SQL
7 27 (16.77%) ABAP
8 25 (15.53%) CRM
9 24 (14.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 23 (14.29%) ETL
11 22 (13.66%) SAP Data Services
12 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 20 (12.42%) SAP XI
14 19 (11.80%) Data Modelling
14 19 (11.80%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (10.56%) SQL Server
15 17 (10.56%) Manufacturing
16 16 (9.94%) Retail
16 16 (9.94%) Oracle
16 16 (9.94%) ERP
17 15 (9.32%) Migration
18 14 (8.70%) Xcelsius
19 13 (8.07%) PowerShell
19 13 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 13 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
20 12 (7.45%) Shell Script
20 12 (7.45%) Ingres
20 12 (7.45%) Linux
20 12 (7.45%) Unix

SAP BI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (2.48%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.86%) Confluence
3 2 (1.24%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.62%) CMS
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (4.35%) MS Office
2 6 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.73%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (7.45%) SAP BPC
1 12 (7.45%) SAP SRM
2 11 (6.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (6.21%) SAP Retail
4 8 (4.97%) SAP ERP
5 7 (4.35%) SAP GRC
6 6 (3.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (3.11%) SAP CO
7 5 (3.11%) SAP FI
8 4 (2.48%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (1.86%) SAP APO
9 3 (1.86%) SAP CRM
9 3 (1.86%) SAP HCM
10 2 (1.24%) SAP AFS
10 2 (1.24%) SAP HR
10 2 (1.24%) SAP SD
11 1 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.62%) SAP EHS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) FTP
1 1 (0.62%) HTTP
1 1 (0.62%) SMTP
1 1 (0.62%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (51.55%) SAP BW
2 70 (43.48%) BusinessObjects
3 33 (20.50%) SAP HANA
4 24 (14.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 22 (13.66%) SAP Data Services
6 19 (11.80%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (10.56%) SQL Server
8 14 (8.70%) Xcelsius
9 13 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (7.45%) BusinessObjects XI
10 12 (7.45%) Ingres
10 12 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (6.21%) Oracle Database
12 9 (5.59%) Data Mining
13 5 (3.11%) Crystal Analysis
14 4 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (2.48%) MS Access
15 3 (1.86%) Lumira
15 3 (1.86%) OLAP
15 3 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.86%) JIRA
1 3 (1.86%) Toad
2 1 (0.62%) Firebug
2 1 (0.62%) Selenium
General
1 45 (27.95%) Finance
2 17 (10.56%) Manufacturing
3 16 (9.94%) Retail
4 6 (3.73%) Aerospace
4 6 (3.73%) Marketing
5 4 (2.48%) Electronics
5 4 (2.48%) German Language
5 4 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.24%) Back Office
8 1 (0.62%) French Language
Job Titles
1 53 (32.92%) Consultant
2 45 (27.95%) SAP Consultant
3 37 (22.98%) Analyst
4 36 (22.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 30 (18.63%) SAP BI Consultant
6 29 (18.01%) SAP Analyst
7 17 (10.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 17 (10.56%) SAP BI Analyst
8 14 (8.70%) Developer
9 13 (8.07%) Business Analyst
9 13 (8.07%) SAP BW Consultant
10 11 (6.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (6.83%) Business Objects Consultant
10 11 (6.83%) DBA
10 11 (6.83%) SAP Business Consultant
10 11 (6.83%) Test Analyst
11 10 (6.21%) SAP BI Developer
11 10 (6.21%) SAP Developer
11 10 (6.21%) SQL DBA
12 9 (5.59%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.42%) SAP XI
2 5 (3.11%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.24%) CSS
3 2 (1.24%) HTML
3 2 (1.24%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.24%) XML
4 1 (0.62%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.62%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.62%) JSON
4 1 (0.62%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.62%) MDX
4 1 (0.62%) REST
4 1 (0.62%) SAP BSP
4 1 (0.62%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.62%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.62%) SOAP
4 1 (0.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.62%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.59%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.73%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.48%) FMCG
5 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.24%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.24%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.24%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (1.24%) Life Science
6 2 (1.24%) PMI
7 1 (0.62%) BBC
7 1 (0.62%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.62%) Informatics
7 1 (0.62%) Mashup
7 1 (0.62%) Statistics
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.45%) Linux
1 12 (7.45%) Unix
1 12 (7.45%) Windows
2 4 (2.48%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (15.53%) CRM
3 23 (14.29%) ETL
4 19 (11.80%) Data Modelling
5 16 (9.94%) ERP
6 15 (9.32%) Migration
7 13 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (7.45%) Dimensional Modelling
8 12 (7.45%) ETL Development
8 12 (7.45%) SQL Optimisation
9 11 (6.83%) Analytics
9 11 (6.83%) Identity Management
9 11 (6.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (6.21%) System Integration Testing
11 8 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (4.97%) Data Management
11 8 (4.97%) Data Migration
11 8 (4.97%) Integration Testing
11 8 (4.97%) SAP Implementation
11 8 (4.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.01%) SQL
2 27 (16.77%) ABAP
3 13 (8.07%) PowerShell
4 12 (7.45%) Shell Script
5 11 (6.83%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.11%) C#
6 5 (3.11%) Java
7 2 (1.24%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.24%) VBA
8 1 (0.62%) Python
8 1 (0.62%) R
8 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.21%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.48%) Degree
4 3 (1.86%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.24%) ISEB
5 2 (1.24%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.97%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (4.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 161 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.94%) Oracle
4 5 (3.11%) EXTOL
5 4 (2.48%) Tableau
6 3 (1.86%) Cognos
7 2 (1.24%) Remedy
7 2 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.24%) Teradata
8 1 (0.62%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.62%) Informatica
8 1 (0.62%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.62%) Sencha
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