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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 376 367 277
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -90
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 229 247 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.44% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.90% 2.02% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 117 176
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £475 £424
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
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%

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
12078 12215 10565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.61% 21.67% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7817 7646 6449
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 196 206
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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 -40 191 £450 -5.26% 28
London -28 77 £525 +5.00% 14
South East 0 53 £400 -20.00% 3
West Midlands -7 22 £475 +5.55%
Berkshire +11 15 £500 -4.76%
Hampshire -7 13 £426 +7.72% 1
Buckinghamshire - 13 £295 - 2
Milton Keynes - 12 £295 - 2
North West -26 8 £350 -25.33%
East of England +23 7 £406 +25.00% 3
City of London +10 6 £329 -27.00% 3
Cheshire -4 6 £350 +7.69%
Scotland - 6 £425 - 1
Slough 0 5 £500 -4.76%
East Midlands -4 5 £375 -11.76% 2
Yorkshire -17 5 £438 +2.94% 1
South West -18 5 £330 -40.00% 2
Glasgow - 5 £425 - 1
Wiltshire +8 4 £328 -31.05% 2
Reading - 4 £450 -
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £475 - 2
West Yorkshire -9 3 £475 -
Middlesex - 3 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £406 -
Swindon - 3 £330 - 1
Coventry +2 2 - -
Birmingham -8 2 £425 -13.26%
Nottinghamshire -12 2 £350 -26.31% 1
North East - 2 - -
Cambridge +5 1 £475 - 2

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 532 (100.00%) SAP
2 213 (40.04%) Business Intelligence
3 139 (26.13%) Finance
4 123 (23.12%) SAP BI
5 118 (22.18%) BusinessObjects
5 118 (22.18%) Business Objects
6 97 (18.23%) ABAP
7 70 (13.16%) SAP BPC
8 67 (12.59%) CRM
9 66 (12.41%) SAP HANA
10 61 (11.47%) SAP FI
11 52 (9.77%) NetWeaver
12 51 (9.59%) Pharmaceutical
13 49 (9.21%) Data Modelling
14 48 (9.02%) Manufacturing
15 47 (8.83%) ERP
15 47 (8.83%) SQL
15 47 (8.83%) SAP SRM
16 46 (8.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 42 (7.89%) Oracle
18 40 (7.52%) SAP FI/CO
18 40 (7.52%) SAP CO
19 39 (7.33%) Project Management
20 34 (6.39%) ETL
21 32 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
22 30 (5.64%) Time Management
22 30 (5.64%) SAP APO
22 30 (5.64%) Migration
23 29 (5.45%) SAP Certification
23 29 (5.45%) Data Warehouse

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 52 (9.77%) NetWeaver
2 12 (2.26%) SAP Portal
3 8 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.94%) CMS
5 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.38%) SAP EP
6 2 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.01%) MS Office
3 6 (1.13%) MS Project
4 5 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.38%) Windchill
6 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 70 (13.16%) SAP BPC
2 61 (11.47%) SAP FI
3 47 (8.83%) SAP SRM
4 40 (7.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 40 (7.52%) SAP CO
5 30 (5.64%) SAP APO
6 27 (5.08%) SAP ERP
7 21 (3.95%) SAP SD
7 21 (3.95%) SAP R/3
7 21 (3.95%) SAP CRM
8 15 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 15 (2.82%) SAP IS-U
9 14 (2.63%) SAP HR
10 13 (2.44%) SAP Retail
11 11 (2.07%) SAP FSCM
12 8 (1.50%) SAP MM
13 7 (1.32%) SAP GRC
14 6 (1.13%) SAP FI-AP
15 5 (0.94%) SAP FI-GL
15 5 (0.94%) SAP BCA
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.56%) LAN
1 3 (0.56%) WAN
1 3 (0.56%) SAN
1 3 (0.56%) Firewall
2 1 (0.19%) Internet
2 1 (0.19%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (23.12%) SAP BI
2 118 (22.18%) BusinessObjects
3 66 (12.41%) SAP HANA
4 46 (8.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 29 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (4.70%) DB2
7 24 (4.51%) SAP Data Services
8 22 (4.14%) SQL Server
9 11 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (1.88%) BusinessObjects XI
10 10 (1.88%) Relational Database
11 9 (1.69%) OLAP
11 9 (1.69%) QlikView
12 7 (1.32%) Data Mining
12 7 (1.32%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.94%) Xcelsius
14 4 (0.75%) MS Access
14 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.56%) Oracle OWB
15 3 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Subversion
2 2 (0.38%) LSMW
3 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
General
1 139 (26.13%) Finance
2 51 (9.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 48 (9.02%) Manufacturing
4 26 (4.89%) Retail
5 21 (3.95%) General Ledger
6 16 (3.01%) Banking
7 12 (2.26%) Legal
8 5 (0.94%) German Language
9 4 (0.75%) Marketing
9 4 (0.75%) Publishing
10 3 (0.56%) Billing
10 3 (0.56%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.38%) Automotive
11 2 (0.38%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.38%) French Language
11 2 (0.38%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 265 (49.81%) Consultant
2 251 (47.18%) SAP Consultant
3 67 (12.59%) SAP BW Consultant
4 58 (10.90%) Analyst
5 56 (10.53%) Developer
6 48 (9.02%) Architect
7 40 (7.52%) SAP Developer
8 39 (7.33%) SAP BI Consultant
8 39 (7.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 36 (6.77%) SAP Manager
10 34 (6.39%) SAP Architect
11 30 (5.64%) Project Manager
12 27 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (3.95%) SAP APO Consultant
13 21 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 21 (3.95%) SAP Analyst
14 20 (3.76%) SAP BW Developer
14 20 (3.76%) SAP Project Manager
15 19 (3.57%) Business Objects Developer
15 19 (3.57%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.70%) SAP Basis
2 15 (2.82%) XML
3 13 (2.44%) SAP XI
4 9 (1.69%) SAP ALE
4 9 (1.69%) SAP PI
5 6 (1.13%) EDI
5 6 (1.13%) Middleware
6 5 (0.94%) Web Services
7 4 (0.75%) BAPI
8 3 (0.56%) SAP Business Workflow
8 3 (0.56%) SAP Smart Forms
9 2 (0.38%) Web Dynpro
9 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (0.38%) Itk
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.19%) J2EE
10 1 (0.19%) SOAP
10 1 (0.19%) Mason
10 1 (0.19%) REST
10 1 (0.19%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.51%) FMCG
3 14 (2.63%) Data Extraction
4 11 (2.07%) Data Integration
5 9 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.13%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.94%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.56%) Replication
8 3 (0.56%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.56%) Life Science
8 3 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.38%) DataPower
9 2 (0.38%) Clustering
9 2 (0.38%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.38%) PMI
10 1 (0.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.19%) DTV
10 1 (0.19%) Statistics
10 1 (0.19%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.44%) AIX
2 10 (1.88%) Windows
2 10 (1.88%) Linux
3 7 (1.32%) UNIX
4 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.38%) zOS
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.19%) VMS
6 1 (0.19%) HPUX
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (40.04%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (12.59%) CRM
3 49 (9.21%) Data Modelling
4 47 (8.83%) ERP
5 39 (7.33%) Project Management
6 34 (6.39%) ETL
7 30 (5.64%) Migration
7 30 (5.64%) Time Management
8 28 (5.26%) Change Management
9 25 (4.70%) Data Management
10 24 (4.51%) ITIL
11 23 (4.32%) Validation
11 23 (4.32%) Procure-to-pay
12 22 (4.14%) Integration Testing
13 19 (3.57%) SAP Security
14 18 (3.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (3.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (3.20%) Workflow
16 15 (2.82%) PRINCE2
16 15 (2.82%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 97 (18.23%) ABAP
2 47 (8.83%) SQL
3 20 (3.76%) Java
4 9 (1.69%) VBA
5 4 (0.75%) SAPscript
6 3 (0.56%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.56%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.56%) C
7 2 (0.38%) VB
7 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (5.45%) SAP Certification
2 14 (2.63%) ISEB
3 11 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.88%) Degree
5 9 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.75%) CIMA
7 3 (0.56%) ACCA
7 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.38%) PMP
8 2 (0.38%) HND
8 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) CCNP
9 1 (0.19%) CCNA
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.57%) QA
2 16 (3.01%) SLA
3 6 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.94%) GAAP
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 3 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (3.38%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (0.75%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.19%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.19%) Control-M
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 532 (100.00%) SAP
2 118 (22.18%) Business Objects
3 42 (7.89%) Oracle
4 17 (3.20%) OpenText
5 14 (2.63%) IBM
5 14 (2.63%) Microsoft
6 12 (2.26%) HP
7 8 (1.50%) Cognos
8 7 (1.32%) Informatica
8 7 (1.32%) VMware
9 6 (1.13%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.94%) webMethods
11 4 (0.75%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.75%) Sybase
12 3 (0.56%) EMC
12 3 (0.56%) Tableau
12 3 (0.56%) Lotus
13 2 (0.38%) RedDot
13 2 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.38%) Ariba
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