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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 495 485 421
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -64
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 81 81 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.73% 0.73% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 37 56
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£438 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £323 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
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
11137 11048 10127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.22% 21.98% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7164 6711 6070
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 £254 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 188 227
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.94 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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 27 February 2015.

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 28 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 27 February 2015. 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 -26 68 £445 +4.70% 11
London -28 29 £450 +12.50% 3
South East -25 20 £450 - 1
Scotland - 9 £381 -
East of England +4 7 £425 -5.55%
West Midlands -3 6 £345 -23.33% 1
Slough - 5 £500 -
Berkshire - 5 £500 -
South West - 3 £360 - 2
Manchester -9 2 £450 +5.88%
North West -15 2 £450 +5.88% 3
Somerset - 2 £420 - 2
Brentford - 2 £450 -
City of London +15 1 £450 +28.57%
Midlands - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - - 2
Accrington - - - -

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 113 (79.58%) SAP
2 95 (66.90%) Business Objects
3 70 (49.30%) BusinessObjects
4 64 (45.07%) SQL
5 53 (37.32%) Business Intelligence
6 52 (36.62%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (36.62%) ETL
7 43 (30.28%) Oracle
8 34 (23.94%) Migration
9 31 (21.83%) PL/SQL
9 31 (21.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 28 (19.72%) Data Migration
11 27 (19.01%) Kimball Methodology
12 26 (18.31%) Dimensional Modelling
12 26 (18.31%) BODI
13 21 (14.79%) Finance
14 19 (13.38%) SAP BW
15 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
16 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (10.56%) Data Modelling
17 14 (9.86%) Data Management
18 13 (9.15%) CRM
18 13 (9.15%) ABAP
18 13 (9.15%) ERP
19 12 (8.45%) Tableau
20 11 (7.75%) Data Governance
20 11 (7.75%) Data Integration
20 11 (7.75%) BusinessObjects XI
20 11 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
20 11 (7.75%) IBM

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) SAP MDM
2 3 (2.11%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.41%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (1.41%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.41%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.70%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) LAN
1 3 (2.11%) WAN
1 3 (2.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (49.30%) BusinessObjects
2 52 (36.62%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (21.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 26 (18.31%) BODI
5 19 (13.38%) SAP BW
6 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
7 11 (7.75%) SAP BI
7 11 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (7.75%) BusinessObjects XI
8 9 (6.34%) Sybase IQ
9 8 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (5.63%) SAP HANA
10 7 (4.93%) Data Mart
10 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database
10 7 (4.93%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.93%) DB2
10 7 (4.93%) OLAP
11 6 (4.23%) RDBMS
11 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (3.52%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (5.63%) LSMW
2 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.70%) SAP CE
3 1 (0.70%) Toad
General
1 21 (14.79%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Retail
3 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.70%) Advertising
4 1 (0.70%) Automotive
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
4 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (39.44%) Developer
2 34 (23.94%) Consultant
3 27 (19.01%) SAP Consultant
4 20 (14.08%) Business Developer
5 19 (13.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 17 (11.97%) Data Consultant
7 15 (10.56%) SAP Data Consultant
8 12 (8.45%) SAP Developer
9 11 (7.75%) Business Objects Developer
10 10 (7.04%) Migration Consultant
10 10 (7.04%) Data Migration Consultant
11 9 (6.34%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
11 9 (6.34%) Architect
12 7 (4.93%) Analyst
13 6 (4.23%) Technical Architect
14 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 5 (3.52%) ETL Developer
14 5 (3.52%) Report Developer
15 4 (2.82%) SAP Architect
15 4 (2.82%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) .NET
1 6 (4.23%) XML
1 6 (4.23%) SAP PI
2 5 (3.52%) Middleware
3 3 (2.11%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (2.11%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (2.11%) BAPI
3 3 (2.11%) SAP XI
3 3 (2.11%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.70%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (0.70%) SAP MI
4 1 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.75%) Data Integration
3 7 (4.93%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.82%) FMCG
4 4 (2.82%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.11%) NHS
5 3 (2.11%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.41%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.70%) LIMS
7 1 (0.70%) Replication
7 1 (0.70%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.63%) Windows
2 6 (4.23%) AIX
3 3 (2.11%) UNIX
4 2 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (37.32%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (36.62%) ETL
3 34 (23.94%) Migration
4 28 (19.72%) Data Migration
5 27 (19.01%) Kimball Methodology
6 26 (18.31%) Dimensional Modelling
7 15 (10.56%) Data Modelling
8 14 (9.86%) Data Management
9 13 (9.15%) ERP
9 13 (9.15%) CRM
10 11 (7.75%) Data Governance
11 9 (6.34%) Data Mapping
12 8 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (4.93%) Validation
13 7 (4.93%) Data Cleansing
14 6 (4.23%) Test Scripting
14 6 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (4.23%) Data Architecture
15 5 (3.52%) Quality Management
15 5 (3.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 64 (45.07%) SQL
2 31 (21.83%) PL/SQL
3 13 (9.15%) ABAP
4 6 (4.23%) Java
5 3 (2.11%) SAPscript
5 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) QA
1 8 (5.63%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 113 (79.58%) SAP
2 95 (66.90%) Business Objects
3 43 (30.28%) Oracle
4 12 (8.45%) Tableau
5 11 (7.75%) IBM
6 9 (6.34%) HP
6 9 (6.34%) Sybase
7 7 (4.93%) Cognos
7 7 (4.93%) Informatica
8 6 (4.23%) VMware
9 5 (3.52%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.82%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.41%) Teradata
11 2 (1.41%) Ariba
11 2 (1.41%) Siebel
12 1 (0.70%) Twitter
12 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.70%) Ab Initio
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