The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 356 266 368
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +102
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 254 324 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.68% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.08% 3.14% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 170 97
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £444 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 £70.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £70.00 -
% change year-on-year
-61.42% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12193 10309 11983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.66% 21.60% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7667 6285 6801
Average daily rate £388 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 199 252
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £15.14 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -102 242 £475 - 42
London -37 115 £500 +5.26% 16
South East -48 38 £500 +4.16% 8
South West +1 25 £550 +37.50% 2
North West -19 18 £469 -1.31% 2
West Midlands -18 15 £450 +28.66% 4
City of London -28 15 £450 +3.92% 7
East Midlands -2 14 £425 +25.92% 2
Berkshire -2 14 £525 -4.54% 5
Leicestershire -5 9 £325 -3.70% 1
Coventry -4 6 £425 +21.42%
Manchester -11 6 £481 -1.28%
Wiltshire -15 5 £475 +31.03%
Yorkshire -17 5 £425 +11.98% 1
Surrey -18 5 £315 -36.36%
East of England -25 3 £325 -35.00% 4
Midlands 0 2 £400 -33.33%
Warwickshire -1 2 - -
Nottingham -3 2 £475 +46.15%
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £475 +33.33%
West Yorkshire -19 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
Egham - 2 £500 -
Esher - 2 £130 -
Brentford -1 1 £613 -3.54%
Warwick -3 1 - -
Birmingham -11 1 £490 -
Buckinghamshire -23 1 - - 1
Cardiff -27 1 £375 -3.22% 1
South Wales -28 1 £375 -3.22% 1

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 574 (100.00%) SAP
2 262 (45.64%) Business Intelligence
3 153 (26.66%) SAP BI
4 117 (20.38%) BusinessObjects
4 117 (20.38%) Business Objects
5 111 (19.34%) Finance
6 83 (14.46%) ABAP
7 78 (13.59%) SAP HANA
8 68 (11.85%) CRM
9 61 (10.63%) ERP
10 59 (10.28%) SAP BPC
11 57 (9.93%) Data Modelling
12 50 (8.71%) SAP FI
12 50 (8.71%) NetWeaver
13 49 (8.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 46 (8.01%) Manufacturing
15 43 (7.49%) SAP FI/CO
15 43 (7.49%) SAP CO
16 42 (7.32%) SQL
17 41 (7.14%) Oracle
17 41 (7.14%) ETL
18 40 (6.97%) Pharmaceutical
19 36 (6.27%) Migration
20 34 (5.92%) SAP SRM
21 31 (5.40%) FMCG
21 31 (5.40%) Project Management
22 29 (5.05%) Crystal Reports
23 28 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
23 28 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
24 27 (4.70%) Change Management

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 50 (8.71%) NetWeaver
2 20 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.87%) SAP Portal
4 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.35%) PowerExchange
5 1 (0.17%) SAS
5 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Web AS
5 1 (0.17%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.17%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.17%) Liferay
Applications
1 21 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 59 (10.28%) SAP BPC
2 50 (8.71%) SAP FI
3 43 (7.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 43 (7.49%) SAP CO
4 34 (5.92%) SAP SRM
5 24 (4.18%) SAP APO
6 22 (3.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 21 (3.66%) SAP ERP
8 19 (3.31%) SAP CRM
9 13 (2.26%) SAP SD
10 12 (2.09%) SAP FI-GL
10 12 (2.09%) SAP R/3
11 10 (1.74%) SAP MM
12 8 (1.39%) SAP SEM
13 7 (1.22%) SAP MDM
14 6 (1.05%) SAP GRC
14 6 (1.05%) SAP HR
15 5 (0.87%) SAP FI-AP
15 5 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
16 4 (0.70%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.17%) DMZ
2 1 (0.17%) SSL
2 1 (0.17%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.17%) FTP
2 1 (0.17%) HTTP
2 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.17%) DNS
2 1 (0.17%) SMTP
2 1 (0.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (26.66%) SAP BI
2 117 (20.38%) BusinessObjects
3 78 (13.59%) SAP HANA
4 49 (8.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 29 (5.05%) Crystal Reports
6 28 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (3.14%) DB2
8 16 (2.79%) SQL Server
9 13 (2.26%) OLAP
10 12 (2.09%) SAP Data Services
11 8 (1.39%) QlikView
11 8 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.22%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
15 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.70%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.70%) Big Data
15 4 (0.70%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 6 (1.05%) NWDI
2 5 (0.87%) JIRA
3 4 (0.70%) TestDirector
4 3 (0.52%) Selenium
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CE
5 1 (0.17%) Sahi
General
1 111 (19.34%) Finance
2 46 (8.01%) Manufacturing
3 40 (6.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 22 (3.83%) Retail
5 15 (2.61%) General Ledger
6 13 (2.26%) Marketing
7 11 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.22%) Banking
9 4 (0.70%) Billing
9 4 (0.70%) Advertising
10 3 (0.52%) Automotive
10 3 (0.52%) German Language
10 3 (0.52%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.35%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 252 (43.90%) Consultant
2 247 (43.03%) SAP Consultant
3 90 (15.68%) SAP BW Consultant
4 71 (12.37%) Developer
5 60 (10.45%) Analyst
6 56 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 56 (9.76%) SAP BI Consultant
7 54 (9.41%) Architect
8 46 (8.01%) SAP Architect
8 46 (8.01%) SAP Developer
9 38 (6.62%) Project Manager
10 34 (5.92%) SAP Analyst
11 32 (5.57%) SAP Manager
12 27 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
13 26 (4.53%) SAP BPC Consultant
14 24 (4.18%) SAP SRM Consultant
15 23 (4.01%) SAP BW Developer
16 22 (3.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 21 (3.66%) Business Analyst
18 20 (3.48%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.96%) SAP Basis
1 17 (2.96%) SAP XI
2 7 (1.22%) SAP PI
3 6 (1.05%) Visualforce
4 5 (0.87%) XML
4 5 (0.87%) SAP MI
5 4 (0.70%) HTML
6 3 (0.52%) .NET
6 3 (0.52%) Web Services
6 3 (0.52%) EDI
6 3 (0.52%) BAPI
6 3 (0.52%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.35%) MDX
7 2 (0.35%) SOAP
7 2 (0.35%) Middleware
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.17%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.17%) J2EE
8 1 (0.17%) XSD
8 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.40%) FMCG
2 11 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 11 (1.92%) Clustering
3 10 (1.74%) Data Integration
4 8 (1.39%) Data Conversion
4 8 (1.39%) Data Extraction
5 6 (1.05%) E-Learning
6 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.35%) Social Network
7 2 (0.35%) AS400
7 2 (0.35%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.35%) PMI
8 1 (0.17%) DTV
8 1 (0.17%) Open Source
8 1 (0.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.92%) AIX
2 9 (1.57%) UNIX
2 9 (1.57%) Linux
3 8 (1.39%) VMS
4 7 (1.22%) Windows
5 6 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.70%) HPUX
7 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (45.64%) Business Intelligence
2 68 (11.85%) CRM
3 61 (10.63%) ERP
4 57 (9.93%) Data Modelling
5 41 (7.14%) ETL
6 36 (6.27%) Migration
7 31 (5.40%) Project Management
8 28 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (4.70%) Change Management
9 27 (4.70%) ITIL
10 25 (4.36%) Time Management
10 25 (4.36%) PRINCE2
11 23 (4.01%) Analytics
12 21 (3.66%) Lean Six Sigma
12 21 (3.66%) Procure-to-pay
12 21 (3.66%) Six Sigma
13 19 (3.31%) SAP Implementation
14 18 (3.14%) Content Management
15 15 (2.61%) Workflow
16 13 (2.26%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (14.46%) ABAP
2 42 (7.32%) SQL
3 15 (2.61%) Java
4 9 (1.57%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.05%) Apex Code
5 6 (1.05%) C
6 4 (0.70%) VB
6 4 (0.70%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.70%) VBA
7 3 (0.52%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.17%) C#
9 1 (0.17%) C++
9 1 (0.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (3.48%) Degree
2 16 (2.79%) SAP Certification
3 10 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.05%) ISEB
5 5 (0.87%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.35%) PMP
7 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) ACCA
8 1 (0.17%) CIMA
8 1 (0.17%) MBA
8 1 (0.17%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (2.44%) QA
3 12 (2.09%) SLA
4 2 (0.35%) Basel III
4 2 (0.35%) GxP
5 1 (0.17%) Basel II
5 1 (0.17%) GAAP
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) COREP
5 1 (0.17%) FINREP
System Software
1 4 (0.70%) Hyper-V
1 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 9 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.05%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (0.17%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 574 (100.00%) SAP
2 117 (20.38%) Business Objects
3 41 (7.14%) Oracle
4 18 (3.14%) Open Text
4 18 (3.14%) Microsoft
5 16 (2.79%) HP
6 15 (2.61%) IBM
7 13 (2.26%) Cognos
8 10 (1.74%) Sybase
8 10 (1.74%) Informatica
9 8 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.22%) JDA
11 6 (1.05%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.70%) 3PAR
12 4 (0.70%) Tableau
12 4 (0.70%) Teradata
13 2 (0.35%) Hummingbird
13 2 (0.35%) Cisco
13 2 (0.35%) Pegasus
13 2 (0.35%) Citrix
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