The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Data Services 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 Data Services over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 554 502 501
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 63 88 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.54% 0.74% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 37
Average daily rate
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£444 £445 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £328 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £67.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 - -

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
11739 11833 11959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.52% 22.46% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7503 7329 6850
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 £273 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 202 338
Average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.96% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £14.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.34 £32.03 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +4.32%

SAP Data Services
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SAP Data Services Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Data Services
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Data Services within the UK.

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Data Services
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Data Services within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SAP Data Services Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Data Services
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services within the UK.

SAP Data Services Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 -48 51 £450 - 24
London -6 24 £463 +15.62% 9
North West - 13 £431 - 3
Scotland - 10 £350 - 1
East of England - 7 £331 -
Cheshire - 6 £425 -
City of London +26 4 £450 +5.88% 2
Cumbria - 3 £67 -
South East -19 2 £475 +11.76% 2
West Midlands -21 2 - -
Nottinghamshire +9 1 - - 2
East Midlands +4 1 - - 5
Surrey -3 1 £575 +35.29% 1
Birmingham -6 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £67 -
South West - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 3
Oxfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Manchester - - - - 2
Northampton - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 3
Merseyside - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Oxford - - - -

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services.

1 101 (82.79%) SAP
2 60 (49.18%) Business Objects
3 56 (45.90%) ETL
4 50 (40.98%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (36.07%) BusinessObjects
6 41 (33.61%) SQL
7 37 (30.33%) Migration
8 36 (29.51%) Oracle
8 36 (29.51%) Data Migration
9 34 (27.87%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (20.49%) SQL Server
11 25 (20.49%) PL/SQL
12 20 (16.39%) IBM
12 20 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (14.75%) BODI
14 17 (13.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 16 (13.11%) Dimensional Modelling
15 16 (13.11%) ERP
15 16 (13.11%) LSMW
16 15 (12.30%) Validation
16 15 (12.30%) Informatica
16 15 (12.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (11.48%) Data Quality
17 14 (11.48%) Kimball Methodology
18 13 (10.66%) Data Governance
18 13 (10.66%) Tableau
18 13 (10.66%) Microsoft
18 13 (10.66%) Finance
19 12 (9.84%) Data Modelling

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Project
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) SAP BPC
1 3 (2.46%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.64%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.82%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.82%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.82%) Agresso
3 1 (0.82%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (36.07%) BusinessObjects
2 34 (27.87%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (20.49%) SQL Server
4 18 (14.75%) BODI
5 17 (13.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 15 (12.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (9.02%) DataStage
8 10 (8.20%) Oracle ODI
9 9 (7.38%) SAP BW
10 8 (6.56%) SAP HANA
11 6 (4.92%) SAP BI
11 6 (4.92%) Data Mart
11 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (4.92%) IBM InfoSphere
11 6 (4.92%) Relational Database
12 5 (4.10%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (4.10%) Oracle OWB
12 5 (4.10%) OLTP
12 5 (4.10%) OLAP
12 5 (4.10%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (13.11%) LSMW
2 7 (5.74%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.82%) SAP CE
General
1 13 (10.66%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Automotive
3 4 (3.28%) Dutch Language
4 3 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.46%) Retail
5 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Marketing
5 2 (1.64%) French Language
6 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 50 (40.98%) Consultant
2 38 (31.15%) SAP Consultant
3 37 (30.33%) Developer
4 18 (14.75%) Data Consultant
5 17 (13.93%) SAP Data Consultant
6 15 (12.30%) Business Consultant
7 12 (9.84%) Business Developer
8 11 (9.02%) Data Migration Consultant
8 11 (9.02%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 11 (9.02%) Migration Consultant
8 11 (9.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 11 (9.02%) Business Objects Consultant
9 10 (8.20%) Business Objects Developer
10 9 (7.38%) SAP Business Consultant
11 7 (5.74%) Architect
12 6 (4.92%) Integration Architect
12 6 (4.92%) Senior Consultant
12 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 6 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
13 5 (4.10%) SAP HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.74%) XML
2 6 (4.92%) Web Services
2 6 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (4.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (1.64%) MDX
4 1 (0.82%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.82%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.82%) Middleware
4 1 (0.82%) EDI
4 1 (0.82%) .NET
4 1 (0.82%) BAPI
4 1 (0.82%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.84%) Data Integration
2 12 (9.84%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.64%) Replication
4 2 (1.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) UNIX
2 4 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.90%) ETL
2 50 (40.98%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (30.33%) Migration
4 36 (29.51%) Data Migration
5 20 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (13.11%) Dimensional Modelling
6 16 (13.11%) ERP
7 15 (12.30%) Validation
8 14 (11.48%) Kimball Methodology
9 13 (10.66%) Data Governance
10 12 (9.84%) Data Modelling
11 10 (8.20%) Data Analysis
11 10 (8.20%) Test Scripting
12 8 (6.56%) Data Management
13 7 (5.74%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (5.74%) Data Mapping
14 6 (4.92%) TOGAF
14 6 (4.92%) PLM
14 6 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (4.92%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.61%) SQL
2 25 (20.49%) PL/SQL
3 11 (9.02%) ABAP
4 10 (8.20%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.28%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.02%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.10%) SAP Certification
4 3 (2.46%) Degree
5 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.48%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 101 (82.79%) SAP
2 60 (49.18%) Business Objects
3 36 (29.51%) Oracle
4 20 (16.39%) IBM
5 15 (12.30%) Informatica
6 13 (10.66%) Tableau
6 13 (10.66%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.56%) Ab Initio
8 7 (5.74%) Talend
9 6 (4.92%) Trillium
9 6 (4.92%) Teradata
10 4 (3.28%) Cognos
10 4 (3.28%) TIBCO
10 4 (3.28%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (2.46%) Datanomic
11 3 (2.46%) Sybase
12 2 (1.64%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.64%) HP
13 1 (0.82%) Capita
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