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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 380 323 354
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +31
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 248 290 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.55% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.08% 2.40% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 142 104
Average daily rate
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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 £279 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.33 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.15 -

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
11909 12064 11317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.53% 23.05% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7804 7448 6630
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 £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 250 292
Average hourly rate £31.40 £28.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.20 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -74 221 £450 +4.65% 32
London -43 101 £500 +9.89% 11
South East -27 49 £375 -11.76% 3
North West -6 25 £413 +10.00% 1
City of London -9 17 £488 +8.33% 4
Manchester -3 15 £413 +5.76%
Milton Keynes +2 12 £283 -35.97%
Buckinghamshire -10 12 £283 -34.68%
South West -17 12 £413 +32.00% 5
Hampshire -17 10 £388 -
West Midlands -14 8 £418 +19.28% 1
East of England -20 8 £450 +4.65%
Scotland +5 7 - -
Oxfordshire -13 7 £488 +14.70%
Surrey -1 6 £350 -
Berkshire -5 6 £460 -0.54% 2
Oxford -13 6 £488 +14.70%
Cheshire +10 5 £425 +37.09%
Yorkshire +1 5 £463 +19.35% 3
Hertfordshire -16 5 £460 +4.54%
Coventry -2 4 £450 +30.90%
Wiltshire - 4 £369 - 3
Cambridgeshire -5 3 £448 +43.20%
West Sussex -6 3 - - 1
East Midlands -10 3 £325 -18.75% 4
Swindon - 3 £288 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Midlands +3 2 - -
Cambridge 0 2 £449 -
Bradford -2 2 - -

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 469 (100.00%) SAP
2 251 (53.52%) Business Intelligence
3 122 (26.01%) Finance
4 121 (25.80%) SAP BI
5 113 (24.09%) ABAP
6 103 (21.96%) Business Objects
6 103 (21.96%) BusinessObjects
7 71 (15.14%) CRM
8 62 (13.22%) Data Modelling
9 56 (11.94%) NetWeaver
10 55 (11.73%) ERP
11 53 (11.30%) SAP BPC
12 43 (9.17%) Migration
13 40 (8.53%) SAP HANA
14 39 (8.32%) Oracle
15 38 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (7.25%) SAP ERP
17 33 (7.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 32 (6.82%) SQL
19 29 (6.18%) Project Management
19 29 (6.18%) Retail
20 27 (5.76%) Data Extraction
20 27 (5.76%) ETL
21 26 (5.54%) Manufacturing
22 25 (5.33%) SAP Basis
22 25 (5.33%) Procure-to-pay
23 24 (5.12%) Performance Tuning
23 24 (5.12%) MS Excel
23 24 (5.12%) Microsoft
23 24 (5.12%) ITIL

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 56 (11.94%) NetWeaver
2 10 (2.13%) CMS
3 7 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.49%) Confluence
4 6 (1.28%) SAP Portal
4 6 (1.28%) SAS
5 4 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Web AS
Applications
1 24 (5.12%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 13 (2.77%) MS Office
3 13 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.92%) MS Project
5 2 (0.43%) Windchill
6 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 53 (11.30%) SAP BPC
2 34 (7.25%) SAP ERP
3 24 (5.12%) SAP FI
4 23 (4.90%) SAP SRM
5 21 (4.48%) SAP CRM
6 20 (4.26%) SAP CO
7 13 (2.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 12 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
8 12 (2.56%) SAP R/3
9 10 (2.13%) SAP HR
10 8 (1.71%) SAP SD
10 8 (1.71%) SAP APO
10 8 (1.71%) SAP FI-AP
10 8 (1.71%) SAP IS-U
11 7 (1.49%) SAP Retail
12 6 (1.28%) SAP MM
13 5 (1.07%) SAP GRC
14 4 (0.85%) SAP FSCM
14 4 (0.85%) SAP PM
15 3 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.21%) SAN
1 1 (0.21%) Intranet
1 1 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (25.80%) SAP BI
2 103 (21.96%) BusinessObjects
3 40 (8.53%) SAP HANA
4 33 (7.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 23 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (4.26%) DB2
7 13 (2.77%) OLAP
7 13 (2.77%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.35%) SAP Data Services
9 9 (1.92%) Xcelsius
9 9 (1.92%) QlikView
10 8 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (1.71%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.49%) SQL Server
12 6 (1.28%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.07%) MS Access
14 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.85%) Oracle OLAP
15 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.64%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 8 (1.71%) JIRA
2 5 (1.07%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (1.07%) Toad
3 3 (0.64%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.21%) ERwin
4 1 (0.21%) LSMW
4 1 (0.21%) Selenium
4 1 (0.21%) eCATT
4 1 (0.21%) Sahi
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CE
General
1 122 (26.01%) Finance
2 29 (6.18%) Retail
3 26 (5.54%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (2.99%) Banking
6 9 (1.92%) Billing
6 9 (1.92%) German Language
7 8 (1.71%) Marketing
7 8 (1.71%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.28%) Automotive
9 4 (0.85%) Legal
9 4 (0.85%) Front Office
9 4 (0.85%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.64%) French Language
11 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 195 (41.58%) Consultant
2 182 (38.81%) SAP Consultant
3 72 (15.35%) Analyst
4 62 (13.22%) SAP BW Consultant
5 53 (11.30%) Developer
5 53 (11.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 49 (10.45%) SAP BI Consultant
7 34 (7.25%) SAP Developer
8 33 (7.04%) Architect
9 31 (6.61%) Business Analyst
10 30 (6.40%) Project Manager
11 29 (6.18%) SAP BW Developer
11 29 (6.18%) SAP Manager
12 24 (5.12%) SAP Architect
12 24 (5.12%) SAP Analyst
13 22 (4.69%) SAP Project Manager
14 21 (4.48%) SAP Business Analyst
15 19 (4.05%) Functional Consultant
16 18 (3.84%) SAP Functional Consultant
17 16 (3.41%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.33%) SAP Basis
2 15 (3.20%) SAP XI
3 8 (1.71%) XML
3 8 (1.71%) SAP PI
4 6 (1.28%) Middleware
5 5 (1.07%) EDI
5 5 (1.07%) SAP CO-PA
6 4 (0.85%) .NET
6 4 (0.85%) Web Services
7 3 (0.64%) SAP MI
7 3 (0.64%) SAP ALE
7 3 (0.64%) MDX
8 2 (0.43%) BAPI
8 2 (0.43%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.43%) Web Dynpro
8 2 (0.43%) HTML
8 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.43%) SAML
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.76%) Data Extraction
3 21 (4.48%) FMCG
4 11 (2.35%) Data Integration
4 11 (2.35%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.43%) Replication
7 2 (0.43%) Life Science
7 2 (0.43%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.21%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.21%) iSeries
8 1 (0.21%) Open Source
8 1 (0.21%) Social Media
8 1 (0.21%) User Experience
8 1 (0.21%) Economics
8 1 (0.21%) Informatics
8 1 (0.21%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.21%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.99%) Linux
2 11 (2.35%) AIX
3 7 (1.49%) UNIX
4 5 (1.07%) VMS
5 4 (0.85%) Windows
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (53.52%) Business Intelligence
2 71 (15.14%) CRM
3 62 (13.22%) Data Modelling
4 55 (11.73%) ERP
5 43 (9.17%) Migration
6 29 (6.18%) Project Management
7 27 (5.76%) ETL
8 25 (5.33%) Procure-to-pay
9 24 (5.12%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (5.12%) ITIL
10 22 (4.69%) PRINCE2
11 20 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (3.84%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (3.84%) Data Migration
13 17 (3.62%) SAP Implementation
14 16 (3.41%) Change Management
14 16 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (2.99%) OO
15 14 (2.99%) Data Management
16 13 (2.77%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 113 (24.09%) ABAP
2 32 (6.82%) SQL
3 11 (2.35%) PL/SQL
4 8 (1.71%) Java
4 8 (1.71%) VBA
5 6 (1.28%) C
5 6 (1.28%) VB
6 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.43%) C#
8 1 (0.21%) PHP
8 1 (0.21%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 23 (4.90%) SAP Certification
2 11 (2.35%) Degree
3 8 (1.71%) ISEB
4 6 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.07%) CCNP
5 5 (1.07%) CCNA
6 4 (0.85%) CCA
7 3 (0.64%) CIMA
8 2 (0.43%) ACCA
8 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PMP
9 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.21%) CCAB
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.21%) APMP
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.26%) QA
2 10 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (1.92%) SLA
4 6 (1.28%) GAAP
5 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.43%) PowerHA
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 9 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 469 (100.00%) SAP
2 103 (21.96%) Business Objects
3 39 (8.32%) Oracle
4 24 (5.12%) Microsoft
5 15 (3.20%) Open Text
6 12 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.92%) IBM
8 8 (1.71%) Cognos
9 6 (1.28%) Cisco
10 5 (1.07%) Sybase
10 5 (1.07%) HP
10 5 (1.07%) Nortel
10 5 (1.07%) Avaya
11 4 (0.85%) Siebel
12 3 (0.64%) Ariba
12 3 (0.64%) Informatica
12 3 (0.64%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.43%) StreamServe
13 2 (0.43%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.43%) Tableau
United Kingdom
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicestershire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Rate: £239.14 - £478.27 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing - Vertical IT
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
United Kingdom
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago