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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Data Services over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 530 563 585
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +22
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 84 86 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.75% 0.68% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 52 39
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
11129 12677 12105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.45% 23.05% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7386 8470 8029
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 191 180
Median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.10% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

SAP Data Services
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP Data Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Data Services within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 75 £400 -11.11% 2
South East +37 23 £375 -15.91%
London -6 22 £485 +7.77% 1
West Sussex - 9 - -
East of England +9 8 £400 +6.66%
Yorkshire - 7 £400 -
Scotland - 7 £375 -
Cambridgeshire +5 5 £400 +6.66%
Dundee - 5 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £375 -
Huntingdon - 5 £400 -
West Midlands -17 3 £370 -10.30%
Worthing - 3 - -
Swindon +10 2 £463 +23.33%
Berkshire +9 2 £750 +50.00%
Wiltshire -1 2 £463 +23.33%
South West -9 2 £463 +2.77%
Hampshire - 2 £475 -
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £475 -
Cambridge - 2 £400 -
Edinburgh - 2 £370 -
Essex - 2 - -
Hull - 2 - -
Surrey +20 1 £375 -4.33%
Midlands +4 1 £400 -
Brentford +3 1 - -
Reading +2 1 - -

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP Data Services.

1 171 (92.43%) SAP
2 90 (48.65%) BusinessObjects
3 87 (47.03%) ETL
4 79 (42.70%) SQL
5 54 (29.19%) Migration
6 50 (27.03%) Oracle
7 46 (24.86%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (23.24%) Data Migration
9 39 (21.08%) SAP BW
9 39 (21.08%) Data Warehouse
9 39 (21.08%) Finance
10 38 (20.54%) PL/SQL
11 33 (17.84%) SQL Server
12 32 (17.30%) ERP
12 32 (17.30%) Data Modelling
13 29 (15.68%) LSMW
14 23 (12.43%) Data Quality
15 22 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (11.35%) Validation
17 20 (10.81%) Informatica
18 19 (10.27%) Test Scripting
19 18 (9.73%) Data Cleansing
19 18 (9.73%) SAP ERP
20 17 (9.19%) Data Analysis
20 17 (9.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
20 17 (9.19%) SAP HANA
21 16 (8.65%) Manufacturing
21 16 (8.65%) Project Management
22 15 (8.11%) Data Extraction
23 14 (7.57%) User Acceptance Testing

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.08%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) MS Project
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (9.73%) SAP ERP
2 11 (5.95%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (5.41%) SAP FI
3 10 (5.41%) SAP MM
3 10 (5.41%) SAP PSCD
4 9 (4.86%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 6 (3.24%) SAP BPC
6 5 (2.70%) SAP APO
6 5 (2.70%) SAP SD
7 3 (1.62%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (1.62%) SAP FI-GL
7 3 (1.62%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.54%) SAP FI-AR
8 1 (0.54%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.54%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.54%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.54%) SAP PS
8 1 (0.54%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.62%) GitHub
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (48.65%) BusinessObjects
2 39 (21.08%) Data Warehouse
2 39 (21.08%) SAP BW
3 33 (17.84%) SQL Server
4 17 (9.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 17 (9.19%) SAP HANA
5 14 (7.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 12 (6.49%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.95%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (5.41%) Star Schema
9 9 (4.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 8 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
11 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.70%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.16%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (15.68%) LSMW
2 3 (1.62%) Toad
2 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (21.08%) Finance
2 16 (8.65%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.03%) General Ledger
4 9 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.32%) Aerospace
5 8 (4.32%) Banking
5 8 (4.32%) Retail
6 7 (3.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.62%) Automotive
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.54%) French Language
8 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (35.14%) Consultant
2 59 (31.89%) SAP Consultant
3 48 (25.95%) Developer
4 33 (17.84%) Data Consultant
4 33 (17.84%) SAP Data Consultant
5 24 (12.97%) SAP Developer
6 16 (8.65%) SQL Developer
7 13 (7.03%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 12 (6.49%) Architect
9 11 (5.95%) Data Migration Consultant
9 11 (5.95%) ETL Developer
9 11 (5.95%) Migration Consultant
9 11 (5.95%) PL/SQL Developer
9 11 (5.95%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
9 11 (5.95%) SAP Migration Consultant
10 10 (5.41%) Informatica Developer
11 9 (4.86%) SAP Architect
11 9 (4.86%) SAP HANA Consultant
12 8 (4.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 8 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.95%) BAPI
2 10 (5.41%) SAP XI
3 6 (3.24%) SAPUI5
4 4 (2.16%) Web Services
5 2 (1.08%) SAP ALE
5 2 (1.08%) Spring
6 1 (0.54%) EDI
6 1 (0.54%) HTML
6 1 (0.54%) HTML5
6 1 (0.54%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.11%) Data Extraction
3 14 (7.57%) Data Conversion
4 8 (4.32%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.24%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.16%) AS400
7 3 (1.62%) FMCG
8 2 (1.08%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.54%) iSeries
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.86%) Unix
2 6 (3.24%) Linux
3 1 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (47.03%) ETL
2 54 (29.19%) Migration
3 46 (24.86%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (23.24%) Data Migration
5 32 (17.30%) Data Modelling
5 32 (17.30%) ERP
6 21 (11.35%) Validation
7 19 (10.27%) Test Scripting
8 18 (9.73%) Data Cleansing
9 17 (9.19%) Data Analysis
10 16 (8.65%) Project Management
11 14 (7.57%) Data Management
11 14 (7.57%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (7.03%) CRM
13 12 (6.49%) Analytics
14 11 (5.95%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (5.41%) Master Data Management
15 10 (5.41%) Revenue Management
15 10 (5.41%) Test Management
16 9 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (42.70%) SQL
2 38 (20.54%) PL/SQL
3 13 (7.03%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.78%) ABAP
5 3 (1.62%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.62%) VBA
6 2 (1.08%) Java
7 1 (0.54%) C
7 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.03%) CCA
2 9 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.32%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.16%) BC Cleared
4 4 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.16%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.62%) ACCA
5 3 (1.62%) CIMA
6 1 (0.54%) Degree
6 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.43%) Data Quality
2 12 (6.49%) QA
3 8 (4.32%) GxP
4 7 (3.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.54%) GCP
5 1 (0.54%) GLP
5 1 (0.54%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 171 (92.43%) SAP
2 50 (27.03%) Oracle
3 20 (10.81%) Informatica
4 14 (7.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.41%) webMethods
6 9 (4.86%) Ariba
6 9 (4.86%) OpenText
7 7 (3.78%) Tableau
8 6 (3.24%) Teradata
9 4 (2.16%) Cognos
10 3 (1.62%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.54%) ATG
11 1 (0.54%) Google
11 1 (0.54%) IBM
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