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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 385 299 325
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +26
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 215 288 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.86% 2.61% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 124 119
Average daily rate
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£445 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £548 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £406 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £73.75 £15.50 £50.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+375.80% -69.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £12.70 £38.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £114.75 £18.30 £50.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -45.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11547 11039 11991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.14% 21.59% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7148 6763 7046
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 217 311
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%

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 29 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BW within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SAP BW Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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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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 -71 189 £450 +4.65% 50
London -59 96 £475 +5.55% 19
South East -25 33 £400 -5.88% 10
West Midlands -7 14 £400 +3.22% 3
East Midlands -3 12 £475 +35.71% 5
City of London -7 12 £431 +7.81% 5
Nottinghamshire +18 8 £450 +28.57% 2
North West +1 8 £398 -3.63% 5
Hampshire -10 7 £368 -11.17% 2
South West -37 7 £475 +11.76% 1
Berkshire +7 6 £438 -7.89% 4
Coventry -11 6 £400 - 1
East of England -28 6 £500 +25.00% 2
Cheshire +3 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -3 5 £380 -
Milton Keynes -4 5 £380 -
Nottingham +12 4 £450 - 2
Surrey -5 4 - - 1
Aberdeen +8 3 £600 -
Cambridgeshire -7 3 £400 +33.33%
Scotland -23 3 £600 -
Cambridge - 3 £400 -
Slough +1 2 £438 -7.89% 1
Oxford -1 2 £475 +5.55% 1
Oxfordshire -4 2 £475 +11.76% 1
Hertfordshire -5 2 £525 +5.00% 2
West Sussex -10 2 £375 -
Basingstoke - 2 £346 - 1
Reading +10 1 - - 3
Leicestershire -6 1 £525 +32.07%

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 455 (100.00%) SAP
2 214 (47.03%) Business Intelligence
3 113 (24.84%) SAP BI
4 110 (24.18%) ABAP
5 102 (22.42%) Finance
6 84 (18.46%) Business Objects
6 84 (18.46%) BusinessObjects
7 45 (9.89%) SAP FI
8 44 (9.67%) CRM
8 44 (9.67%) SAP HANA
9 43 (9.45%) SAP CO
10 39 (8.57%) ERP
11 37 (8.13%) Manufacturing
11 37 (8.13%) SAP FI/CO
12 36 (7.91%) Data Modelling
13 35 (7.69%) Oracle
13 35 (7.69%) SAP BPC
14 32 (7.03%) SAP SRM
14 32 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
14 32 (7.03%) Microsoft
15 31 (6.81%) Change Management
16 30 (6.59%) Pharmaceutical
16 30 (6.59%) NetWeaver
17 29 (6.37%) MS Excel
17 29 (6.37%) Time Management
18 28 (6.15%) Project Management
19 27 (5.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
20 26 (5.71%) FMCG
20 26 (5.71%) Retail
21 24 (5.27%) SQL

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 30 (6.59%) NetWeaver
2 6 (1.32%) SAP Portal
3 5 (1.10%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.66%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.66%) Confluence
5 2 (0.44%) Liferay
5 2 (0.44%) SAS
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Web AS
Applications
1 29 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.54%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.54%) MS Office
3 6 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 45 (9.89%) SAP FI
2 43 (9.45%) SAP CO
3 37 (8.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 35 (7.69%) SAP BPC
5 32 (7.03%) SAP SRM
6 13 (2.86%) SAP ERP
6 13 (2.86%) SAP APO
7 12 (2.64%) SAP R/3
8 11 (2.42%) SAP CRM
8 11 (2.42%) SAP FI-GL
9 10 (2.20%) SAP SD
10 8 (1.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (1.54%) SAP Retail
11 7 (1.54%) SAP MM
11 7 (1.54%) SAP FI-AP
12 6 (1.32%) SAP HR
13 5 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
13 5 (1.10%) SAP GRC
14 3 (0.66%) SAP IS-U
14 3 (0.66%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.22%) Force.com
1 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.22%) LDAP
2 1 (0.22%) SSL
2 1 (0.22%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (24.84%) SAP BI
2 84 (18.46%) BusinessObjects
3 44 (9.67%) SAP HANA
4 32 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (5.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 14 (3.08%) QlikView
6 14 (3.08%) DB2
7 13 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.98%) Xcelsius
9 8 (1.76%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (1.10%) OLAP
10 5 (1.10%) SQL Server
11 4 (0.88%) DataStage
11 4 (0.88%) MS Access
11 4 (0.88%) Sybase IQ
12 3 (0.66%) BusinessObjects XI
13 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.44%) MOLAP
13 2 (0.44%) MySQL
14 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.76%) JIRA
2 3 (0.66%) Selenium
2 3 (0.66%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.22%) LSMW
3 1 (0.22%) eCATT
3 1 (0.22%) Sahi
General
1 102 (22.42%) Finance
2 37 (8.13%) Manufacturing
3 30 (6.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 26 (5.71%) Retail
5 13 (2.86%) General Ledger
6 11 (2.42%) Marketing
7 10 (2.20%) Banking
8 7 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.32%) Dutch Language
9 6 (1.32%) Billing
10 5 (1.10%) French Language
11 4 (0.88%) German Language
12 3 (0.66%) Advertising
13 2 (0.44%) Front Office
13 2 (0.44%) Automotive
14 1 (0.22%) Legal
14 1 (0.22%) Electronics
14 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 180 (39.56%) Consultant
2 169 (37.14%) SAP Consultant
3 67 (14.73%) SAP BW Consultant
4 56 (12.31%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 53 (11.65%) SAP BI Consultant
6 50 (10.99%) Developer
7 48 (10.55%) Architect
8 38 (8.35%) Project Manager
8 38 (8.35%) Analyst
9 35 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
10 34 (7.47%) SAP Developer
11 33 (7.25%) SAP Architect
12 27 (5.93%) SAP BW Developer
13 26 (5.71%) SAP Manager
14 24 (5.27%) SAP SRM Consultant
15 21 (4.62%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 21 (4.62%) SAP Project Manager
16 20 (4.40%) Functional Consultant
17 17 (3.74%) Business Analyst
17 17 (3.74%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.30%) SAP XI
2 14 (3.08%) SAP Basis
3 6 (1.32%) Visualforce
4 5 (1.10%) MDX
4 5 (1.10%) EDI
5 4 (0.88%) SAP CO-PA
5 4 (0.88%) SAP PI
5 4 (0.88%) BAPI
6 3 (0.66%) SAP ALE
6 3 (0.66%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (0.66%) Web Services
7 2 (0.44%) XML
7 2 (0.44%) SAML
7 2 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.44%) Middleware
7 2 (0.44%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.22%) REST
8 1 (0.22%) ActiveX
8 1 (0.22%) .NET
8 1 (0.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.71%) FMCG
2 9 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 8 (1.76%) Data Extraction
4 5 (1.10%) Data Integration
5 3 (0.66%) AS400
5 3 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.44%) Social Network
6 2 (0.44%) iSeries
6 2 (0.44%) Open Source
6 2 (0.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.44%) Replication
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%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.22%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.20%) AIX
2 9 (1.98%) VMS
3 6 (1.32%) UNIX
4 5 (1.10%) Windows
4 5 (1.10%) Linux
5 4 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (47.03%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (9.67%) CRM
3 39 (8.57%) ERP
4 36 (7.91%) Data Modelling
5 31 (6.81%) Change Management
6 29 (6.37%) Time Management
7 28 (6.15%) Project Management
8 22 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (4.84%) Content Management
8 22 (4.84%) SAP Implementation
9 21 (4.62%) Migration
10 19 (4.18%) ETL
10 19 (4.18%) ITIL
10 19 (4.18%) PRINCE2
11 18 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (3.30%) Cash Management
13 12 (2.64%) Logistics
14 11 (2.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (2.42%) Data Migration
14 11 (2.42%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 110 (24.18%) ABAP
2 24 (5.27%) SQL
3 6 (1.32%) Java
3 6 (1.32%) Apex Code
4 5 (1.10%) VBA
5 3 (0.66%) SAPscript
6 2 (0.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.44%) VB
6 2 (0.44%) C
7 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (2.42%) SAP Certification
2 10 (2.20%) Degree
3 5 (1.10%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.10%) ISEB
4 3 (0.66%) CIMA
4 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.66%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.44%) PMP
5 2 (0.44%) ACCA
5 2 (0.44%) CCA
6 1 (0.22%) CCAB
6 1 (0.22%) MBA
6 1 (0.22%) APMP
6 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.42%) QA
2 8 (1.76%) SLA
3 6 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.44%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.44%) PowerHA
2 1 (0.22%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 7 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 455 (100.00%) SAP
2 84 (18.46%) Business Objects
3 35 (7.69%) Oracle
4 32 (7.03%) Microsoft
5 19 (4.18%) IBM
6 16 (3.52%) Cognos
7 12 (2.64%) HP
8 9 (1.98%) JDA
9 8 (1.76%) Open Text
10 7 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.32%) Sybase
12 4 (0.88%) Cisco
12 4 (0.88%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.44%) Hummingbird
13 2 (0.44%) Siebel
14 1 (0.22%) Progress
14 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft
14 1 (0.22%) SunGard
14 1 (0.22%) Pegasus
14 1 (0.22%) CA
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