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 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 524 460 488
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +28
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 64 111 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% 0.94% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 66 34
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.53% -0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £451 £456
% change year-on-year
-22.30% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
11623 11761 11059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.96% 22.75% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7733 7234 6685
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 £360 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 274 289
Average hourly rate £34.75 £28.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.10% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £13.84 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 17 December 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 17 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 -86 39 £400 -15.78% 7
London -38 21 £425 -10.52% 5
West Midlands -4 5 £375 -16.75%
South East -43 5 £400 -14.43%
City of London +12 4 £438 -3.84% 2
Yorkshire - 3 - -
South West -33 2 £300 -36.84%
Solihull - 2 £400 -
East Midlands +3 1 £600 -
Brentford -2 1 £538 -
North West -11 1 £67 -84.23%
Hampshire -35 1 £375 -11.76%
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Reading - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Midlands - - - - 2

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 111 (84.09%) SAP
2 76 (57.58%) Business Objects
3 67 (50.76%) Business Intelligence
4 62 (46.97%) ETL
4 62 (46.97%) SQL
5 60 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
6 53 (40.15%) Data Warehouse
7 50 (37.88%) Oracle
8 35 (26.52%) Migration
8 35 (26.52%) PL/SQL
8 35 (26.52%) Kimball Methodology
9 34 (25.76%) Data Migration
10 33 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
11 29 (21.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 22 (16.67%) Tableau
13 21 (15.91%) SQL Server
14 20 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (15.15%) BODI
15 18 (13.64%) Data Modelling
16 17 (12.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 16 (12.12%) ERP
18 15 (11.36%) Finance
18 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
19 14 (10.61%) LSMW
19 14 (10.61%) Data Governance
20 13 (9.85%) Informatica
21 12 (9.09%) IBM
21 12 (9.09%) Data Quality
21 12 (9.09%) Data Structures
22 11 (8.33%) Oracle ODI

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) MS Project
2 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.52%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.52%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.76%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.76%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
1 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
2 53 (40.15%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (21.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 21 (15.91%) SQL Server
5 20 (15.15%) BODI
6 17 (12.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
7 11 (8.33%) DataStage
7 11 (8.33%) SAP BI
8 10 (7.58%) SAP BW
9 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (6.82%) Relational Database
10 8 (6.06%) OLAP
11 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (4.55%) Data Mart
12 6 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
12 6 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
12 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database
12 6 (4.55%) SAP HANA
13 5 (3.79%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (10.61%) LSMW
2 5 (3.79%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.76%) SAP CE
4 1 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 15 (11.36%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Retail
3 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.52%) Dutch Language
4 2 (1.52%) French Language
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 55 (41.67%) Developer
2 41 (31.06%) Consultant
3 29 (21.97%) SAP Consultant
4 23 (17.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 17 (12.88%) Data Consultant
6 16 (12.12%) SAP Data Consultant
6 16 (12.12%) Business Developer
7 11 (8.33%) Business Consultant
8 9 (6.82%) Business Objects Developer
8 9 (6.82%) SAP Developer
9 8 (6.06%) Migration Consultant
9 8 (6.06%) Data Migration Consultant
10 7 (5.30%) SAP Business Consultant
10 7 (5.30%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
10 7 (5.30%) Business Objects Consultant
11 6 (4.55%) ETL Developer
11 6 (4.55%) Analyst
12 5 (3.79%) Senior Consultant
12 5 (3.79%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) XML
2 3 (2.27%) SAP PI
2 3 (2.27%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.52%) .NET
4 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.76%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.76%) Middleware
4 1 (0.76%) EDI
4 1 (0.76%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 10 (7.58%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.27%) FMCG
5 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.52%) NHS
5 2 (1.52%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) Open Source
6 1 (0.76%) DataPower
6 1 (0.76%) LIMS
6 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.06%) UNIX
2 4 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (50.76%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (46.97%) ETL
3 35 (26.52%) Migration
3 35 (26.52%) Kimball Methodology
4 34 (25.76%) Data Migration
5 33 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 18 (13.64%) Data Modelling
7 16 (12.12%) ERP
8 14 (10.61%) Data Governance
9 11 (8.33%) Validation
10 10 (7.58%) Data Cleansing
11 9 (6.82%) Data Analysis
12 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (6.06%) Analytics
13 7 (5.30%) Test Scripting
14 6 (4.55%) Data Management
14 6 (4.55%) CRM
14 6 (4.55%) Data Mapping
14 6 (4.55%) Mentoring
14 6 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 62 (46.97%) SQL
2 35 (26.52%) PL/SQL
3 7 (5.30%) ABAP
4 4 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.03%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 111 (84.09%) SAP
2 76 (57.58%) Business Objects
3 50 (37.88%) Oracle
4 22 (16.67%) Tableau
5 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
6 13 (9.85%) Informatica
7 12 (9.09%) IBM
8 7 (5.30%) Cognos
9 6 (4.55%) Ab Initio
9 6 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (3.79%) Talend
10 5 (3.79%) Teradata
11 4 (3.03%) Trillium
11 4 (3.03%) TIBCO
12 3 (2.27%) HP
13 2 (1.52%) Siebel
14 1 (0.76%) Datanomic
14 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
14 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.76%) Sybase
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