The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BW 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 BW over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 380 317 330
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +13
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 239 288 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.54% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.99% 2.46% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 131 114
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£450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £423 £415
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.88
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
12013 11727 12132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.96% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7449 7256 7019
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 £255 £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 182 201 306
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.75 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.81% +11.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.33%

SAP BW
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP BW within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SAP BW Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP BW
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP BW within the UK.

SAP BW Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP BW
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BW within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

SAP BW Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP BW
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP BW within the UK.

SAP BW Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP BW
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 BW within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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 -43 218 £450 +2.85% 34
London -30 113 £475 +5.55% 13
South East -32 33 £385 -9.41% 3
City of London -2 20 £450 - 1
North West +14 17 £525 - 1
West Midlands -4 17 £400 +16.36% 2
South West -40 11 £463 +8.82% 3
East Midlands +1 10 £500 +28.20% 3
Coventry -5 10 £400 +16.36%
Manchester +3 9 £549 - 1
Hampshire -11 8 £383 -
Nottinghamshire +22 7 £475 +26.66%
Cheshire +8 6 £525 -
Surrey -3 6 £279 - 2
Berkshire +6 4 £425 -10.52%
Buckinghamshire +5 4 £340 -35.23% 1
Milton Keynes -1 4 £340 -35.23% 1
Oxfordshire -7 4 £500 +17.64%
Nottingham +18 3 £475 +18.75%
Slough +2 3 £425 -15.00%
Oxford +1 3 £500 +17.64%
West Sussex -11 3 £375 -6.25%
Scotland -18 3 £600 +42.01%
West Yorkshire +4 2 - - 4
Yorkshire +3 2 - - 5
Bradford -1 2 - - 4
East of England -25 2 £463 +54.16% 1
Reading +8 1 - -
Leicestershire +7 1 £525 +17.97%
Birmingham -4 1 £410 - 2

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP BW 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 BW.

1 446 (100.00%) SAP
2 207 (46.41%) Business Intelligence
3 112 (25.11%) Finance
4 105 (23.54%) ABAP
5 102 (22.87%) SAP BI
6 84 (18.83%) Business Objects
6 84 (18.83%) BusinessObjects
7 49 (10.99%) CRM
8 48 (10.76%) SAP BPC
9 46 (10.31%) ERP
10 43 (9.64%) Data Modelling
11 42 (9.42%) NetWeaver
12 40 (8.97%) SAP HANA
13 39 (8.74%) Manufacturing
14 36 (8.07%) Oracle
15 35 (7.85%) SAP FI
15 35 (7.85%) SAP CO
16 34 (7.62%) SAP SRM
17 33 (7.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 30 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
19 29 (6.50%) MS Excel
19 29 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
19 29 (6.50%) Microsoft
20 28 (6.28%) Retail
20 28 (6.28%) Migration
21 27 (6.05%) Change Management
21 27 (6.05%) SAP FI/CO
21 27 (6.05%) Project Management
22 23 (5.16%) ITIL
22 23 (5.16%) Time Management

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP BW 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 BW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (9.42%) NetWeaver
2 6 (1.35%) SAP Portal
3 4 (0.90%) Confluence
3 4 (0.90%) SAS
4 3 (0.67%) CMS
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.45%) Liferay
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Web AS
Applications
1 29 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.79%) MS Office
4 7 (1.57%) MS Project
4 7 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 48 (10.76%) SAP BPC
2 35 (7.85%) SAP FI
2 35 (7.85%) SAP CO
3 34 (7.62%) SAP SRM
4 27 (6.05%) SAP FI/CO
5 21 (4.71%) SAP ERP
6 14 (3.14%) SAP CRM
7 12 (2.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 11 (2.47%) SAP APO
9 10 (2.24%) SAP SD
10 9 (2.02%) SAP MM
11 8 (1.79%) SAP R/3
11 8 (1.79%) SAP HR
12 7 (1.57%) SAP Retail
13 6 (1.35%) SAP FI-GL
13 6 (1.35%) SAP FI-AP
13 6 (1.35%) SAP GRC
14 5 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
15 4 (0.90%) SAP IS-U
16 3 (0.67%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.22%) Force.com
1 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.22%) LDAP
2 1 (0.22%) SSL
2 1 (0.22%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (22.87%) SAP BI
2 84 (18.83%) BusinessObjects
3 40 (8.97%) SAP HANA
4 33 (7.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 29 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.81%) DB2
7 12 (2.69%) QlikView
8 9 (2.02%) Xcelsius
8 9 (2.02%) OLAP
8 9 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (1.79%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (1.57%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.57%) MS Access
11 6 (1.35%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.12%) SQL Server
13 4 (0.90%) Sybase IQ
14 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
15 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (1.35%) JIRA
2 3 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.67%) Toad
3 2 (0.45%) Selenium
4 1 (0.22%) eCATT
4 1 (0.22%) Sahi
4 1 (0.22%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.22%) LSMW
General
1 112 (25.11%) Finance
2 39 (8.74%) Manufacturing
3 30 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 28 (6.28%) Retail
5 11 (2.47%) General Ledger
6 10 (2.24%) Banking
7 9 (2.02%) Billing
8 8 (1.79%) Marketing
9 5 (1.12%) Automotive
10 4 (0.90%) Front Office
10 4 (0.90%) Dutch Language
10 4 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.90%) German Language
11 3 (0.67%) French Language
11 3 (0.67%) Legal
12 2 (0.45%) Advertising
13 1 (0.22%) Back Office
13 1 (0.22%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (41.48%) Consultant
2 174 (39.01%) SAP Consultant
3 60 (13.45%) SAP BW Consultant
4 52 (11.66%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 48 (10.76%) Analyst
5 48 (10.76%) SAP BI Consultant
6 47 (10.54%) Developer
7 41 (9.19%) Architect
8 31 (6.95%) SAP Developer
9 28 (6.28%) Project Manager
9 28 (6.28%) Solutions Architect
10 26 (5.83%) SAP Manager
11 25 (5.61%) SAP Architect
12 24 (5.38%) SAP BW Developer
13 22 (4.93%) Business Analyst
14 20 (4.48%) SAP SRM Consultant
15 19 (4.26%) SAP Functional Consultant
15 19 (4.26%) Functional Consultant
15 19 (4.26%) SAP Project Manager
16 16 (3.59%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.04%) SAP Basis
2 15 (3.36%) SAP XI
3 6 (1.35%) Visualforce
4 5 (1.12%) MDX
4 5 (1.12%) SAP CO-PA
4 5 (1.12%) Middleware
5 4 (0.90%) BAPI
5 4 (0.90%) EDI
5 4 (0.90%) SAP PI
6 3 (0.67%) Web Services
6 3 (0.67%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (0.45%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (0.45%) XML
7 2 (0.45%) SAML
7 2 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.45%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.22%) ActiveX
8 1 (0.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.71%) FMCG
2 17 (3.81%) Data Extraction
3 9 (2.02%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.35%) Data Integration
4 6 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 3 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (0.67%) AS400
6 2 (0.45%) Replication
6 2 (0.45%) iSeries
6 2 (0.45%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.22%) Open Source
7 1 (0.22%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.22%) DTV
7 1 (0.22%) Clustering
7 1 (0.22%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.22%) Economics
7 1 (0.22%) Informatics
7 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.22%) Life Science
7 1 (0.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.47%) Linux
2 10 (2.24%) AIX
3 8 (1.79%) UNIX
4 6 (1.35%) Windows
5 5 (1.12%) VMS
6 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (46.41%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (10.99%) CRM
3 46 (10.31%) ERP
4 43 (9.64%) Data Modelling
5 28 (6.28%) Migration
6 27 (6.05%) Project Management
6 27 (6.05%) Change Management
7 23 (5.16%) ITIL
7 23 (5.16%) Time Management
8 21 (4.71%) PRINCE2
9 20 (4.48%) ETL
10 19 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (4.04%) Procure-to-pay
12 17 (3.81%) SAP Implementation
12 17 (3.81%) Content Management
13 14 (3.14%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (3.14%) Data Migration
13 14 (3.14%) Data Management
14 13 (2.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (2.47%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 105 (23.54%) ABAP
2 21 (4.71%) SQL
3 6 (1.35%) PL/SQL
3 6 (1.35%) Apex Code
4 5 (1.12%) VB
5 4 (0.90%) VBA
5 4 (0.90%) C
5 4 (0.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.45%) Java
6 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.45%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 19 (4.26%) SAP Certification
2 7 (1.57%) Degree
3 4 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (0.90%) CCNP
3 4 (0.90%) CCNA
4 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.45%) ISEB
5 2 (0.45%) CCA
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.45%) CIMA
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) APMP
6 1 (0.22%) CCAB
6 1 (0.22%) PMP
6 1 (0.22%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.57%) SLA
1 7 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 7 (1.57%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (0.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.45%) PowerHA
2 1 (0.22%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 446 (100.00%) SAP
2 84 (18.83%) Business Objects
3 36 (8.07%) Oracle
4 29 (6.50%) Microsoft
5 15 (3.36%) IBM
6 11 (2.47%) Cognos
6 11 (2.47%) Open Text
7 10 (2.24%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.02%) JDA
9 8 (1.79%) HP
9 8 (1.79%) Cisco
10 7 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.35%) Sybase
12 4 (0.90%) Nortel
12 4 (0.90%) Avaya
13 3 (0.67%) Informatica
13 3 (0.67%) Tableau
14 2 (0.45%) Hummingbird
14 2 (0.45%) StreamServe
14 2 (0.45%) Siebel
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Rate: Open (as per market standard)
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
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Rate: £450 - £600 per day + negotiable
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London
Collingwood Associates
Rate: £450-£550/day
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Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
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Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 9 days ago
London
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Rate: competitive
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Yorkshire and the Humber
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Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
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