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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 354 295 331
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +36
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 261 335 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.65% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.26% 2.85% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 174 101
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£455 £431 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.33 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.30% -27.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.15 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £57.19 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.15 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+74.92% -27.78%

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
11571 11749 11016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.97% 22.77% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7713 7225 6675
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 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 267 274
Average hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -84 233 £460 +5.44% 50
London -52 112 £500 +11.11% 27
South East -19 50 £450 +4.04% 10
North West -9 27 £460 +17.94% 3
City of London -13 27 £500 +17.64% 8
Manchester 0 19 £468 +14.72% 2
Berkshire +4 16 £550 +15.78% 3
East of England -13 11 £460 +4.54% 1
East Midlands +6 8 £325 -16.12% 4
Milton Keynes -8 7 £260 -41.07% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 7 £260 -33.33% 2
South West -20 7 £350 -26.31%
West Midlands -24 7 £400 +12.28% 1
Reading +19 6 £550 +189.47% 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £450 -
Hertfordshire -3 5 £460 +4.54% 1
Hampshire -15 5 £380 -30.90% 3
Surrey - 5 £375 -
Oxfordshire -21 4 £500 +11.11% 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £400 - 4
Scotland - 4 - - 1
Cheshire +3 3 £325 -21.21%
Slough -6 3 £450 -10.00%
Solihull - 3 £383 -
Cambridge - 3 £449 -
Leicestershire +14 2 £288 -25.80%
Swindon -8 2 £344 -31.25%
Merseyside -9 2 - -
Yorkshire -10 2 £463 -
Wiltshire -12 2 £344 -31.25%

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 486 (100.00%) SAP
2 218 (44.86%) Business Intelligence
3 132 (27.16%) Finance
4 110 (22.63%) SAP BI
5 108 (22.22%) ABAP
6 102 (20.99%) Business Objects
6 102 (20.99%) BusinessObjects
7 75 (15.43%) SAP BPC
8 69 (14.20%) CRM
9 68 (13.99%) NetWeaver
10 58 (11.93%) Data Modelling
10 58 (11.93%) ERP
11 44 (9.05%) Migration
11 44 (9.05%) Oracle
12 43 (8.85%) SAP HANA
13 42 (8.64%) SQL
14 41 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
15 39 (8.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 39 (8.02%) SAP FI
16 33 (6.79%) ETL
16 33 (6.79%) SAP ERP
17 32 (6.58%) SAP SRM
18 31 (6.38%) SAP Basis
19 30 (6.17%) Project Management
20 29 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
21 27 (5.56%) Data Extraction
21 27 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
22 26 (5.35%) SAP CO
23 25 (5.14%) Manufacturing
23 25 (5.14%) SAP Certification

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 68 (13.99%) NetWeaver
2 11 (2.26%) CMS
2 11 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.44%) Confluence
3 7 (1.44%) SAP Portal
4 5 (1.03%) SAS
5 4 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Web AS
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.29%) MS Office
2 16 (3.29%) MS Visio
3 13 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.06%) MS Project
5 2 (0.41%) Windchill
6 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 75 (15.43%) SAP BPC
2 39 (8.02%) SAP FI
3 33 (6.79%) SAP ERP
4 32 (6.58%) SAP SRM
5 26 (5.35%) SAP CO
6 20 (4.12%) SAP CRM
7 19 (3.91%) SAP FI/CO
8 17 (3.50%) SAP APO
9 14 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 13 (2.67%) SAP HR
11 8 (1.65%) SAP R/3
12 7 (1.44%) SAP SD
12 7 (1.44%) SAP GRC
12 7 (1.44%) SAP FI-AP
12 7 (1.44%) SAP IS-U
13 6 (1.23%) SAP Retail
13 6 (1.23%) SAP FSCM
14 5 (1.03%) BusinessWorks
15 4 (0.82%) SAP FI-GL
15 4 (0.82%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.41%) SAN
2 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (22.63%) SAP BI
2 102 (20.99%) BusinessObjects
3 43 (8.85%) SAP HANA
4 39 (8.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 23 (4.73%) DB2
6 20 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.88%) SQL Server
8 13 (2.67%) OLAP
8 13 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.06%) QlikView
9 10 (2.06%) SAP Data Services
10 8 (1.65%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.44%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.23%) BusinessObjects XI
12 6 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.82%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (0.82%) DataStage
13 4 (0.82%) MS Access
14 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (1.65%) JIRA
2 5 (1.03%) Toad
2 5 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.62%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.21%) Subversion
4 1 (0.21%) ERwin
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CE
4 1 (0.21%) Sahi
4 1 (0.21%) Selenium
General
1 132 (27.16%) Finance
2 29 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
3 25 (5.14%) Manufacturing
4 23 (4.73%) Retail
5 15 (3.09%) General Ledger
6 14 (2.88%) Banking
7 7 (1.44%) Legal
7 7 (1.44%) German Language
8 6 (1.23%) Marketing
8 6 (1.23%) Billing
9 5 (1.03%) Automotive
10 4 (0.82%) Front Office
11 3 (0.62%) French Language
12 2 (0.41%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.41%) Back Office
13 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.21%) Law
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 221 (45.47%) Consultant
2 211 (43.42%) SAP Consultant
3 75 (15.43%) Analyst
4 69 (14.20%) SAP BW Consultant
5 48 (9.88%) Developer
6 41 (8.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 40 (8.23%) SAP BI Consultant
8 35 (7.20%) Architect
9 33 (6.79%) Project Manager
9 33 (6.79%) SAP Manager
10 32 (6.58%) SAP Developer
11 26 (5.35%) SAP Architect
12 25 (5.14%) SAP BW Developer
12 25 (5.14%) SAP Analyst
13 24 (4.94%) Business Analyst
13 24 (4.94%) SAP Project Manager
14 23 (4.73%) SAP BPC Consultant
15 21 (4.32%) Functional Consultant
16 20 (4.12%) SAP Business Analyst
16 20 (4.12%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.38%) SAP Basis
2 18 (3.70%) SAP XI
3 9 (1.85%) SAP PI
4 8 (1.65%) XML
5 6 (1.23%) Middleware
6 5 (1.03%) SAP CO-PA
7 4 (0.82%) Web Services
7 4 (0.82%) EDI
8 3 (0.62%) BAPI
8 3 (0.62%) SAP MI
8 3 (0.62%) .NET
9 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.41%) SAP ALE
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.41%) HTML
9 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.41%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (0.21%) SOAP
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.56%) Data Extraction
3 25 (5.14%) FMCG
4 12 (2.47%) Data Integration
5 11 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.65%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.62%) Life Science
9 2 (0.41%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.21%) Replication
10 1 (0.21%) Social Media
10 1 (0.21%) Open Source
10 1 (0.21%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.21%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.21%) Informatics
10 1 (0.21%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.21%) Statistics
10 1 (0.21%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.50%) Linux
2 10 (2.06%) UNIX
3 6 (1.23%) AIX
4 4 (0.82%) Windows
5 3 (0.62%) VMS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (44.86%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (14.20%) CRM
3 58 (11.93%) Data Modelling
3 58 (11.93%) ERP
4 44 (9.05%) Migration
5 33 (6.79%) ETL
6 30 (6.17%) Project Management
7 27 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
8 25 (5.14%) ITIL
9 22 (4.53%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (4.32%) PRINCE2
11 20 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (3.70%) Data Migration
13 17 (3.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (3.50%) Analytics
14 16 (3.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (3.09%) Data Management
16 14 (2.88%) Validation
16 14 (2.88%) Change Management
17 13 (2.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 108 (22.22%) ABAP
2 42 (8.64%) SQL
3 15 (3.09%) Java
4 10 (2.06%) PL/SQL
5 7 (1.44%) VB
6 5 (1.03%) VBA
6 5 (1.03%) C
7 4 (0.82%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.62%) SAPscript
9 2 (0.41%) C#
9 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (5.14%) SAP Certification
2 10 (2.06%) Degree
3 8 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.65%) ISEB
4 7 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.03%) CCNP
5 5 (1.03%) CCNA
5 5 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.62%) CIMA
6 3 (0.62%) CCA
6 3 (0.62%) ACCA
7 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.41%) PMP
7 2 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.21%) APMP
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.73%) QA
2 13 (2.67%) SLA
3 9 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (1.85%) GAAP
4 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.21%) Control-M
3 1 (0.21%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 486 (100.00%) SAP
2 102 (20.99%) Business Objects
3 44 (9.05%) Oracle
4 17 (3.50%) Microsoft
5 14 (2.88%) Open Text
6 12 (2.47%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.85%) Cognos
8 5 (1.03%) Cisco
8 5 (1.03%) Nortel
8 5 (1.03%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.03%) Informatica
8 5 (1.03%) Avaya
9 4 (0.82%) IBM
10 3 (0.62%) HP
10 3 (0.62%) Siebel
10 3 (0.62%) webMethods
10 3 (0.62%) Ariba
10 3 (0.62%) Lotus
11 2 (0.41%) StreamServe
11 2 (0.41%) Sitecore
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Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Modis International - London
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing - Vertical IT
Rate: 650- 725
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: to £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 18 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £340 - 360 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £600.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 27 days ago