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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 538 483 511
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +28
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 64 100 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.85% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 59 34
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £345 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £445 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
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
12013 11727 12132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.96% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7449 7256 7019
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 £265 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 201 306
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.75 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.81% +11.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.33%

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 September 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 September 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 -50 52 £450 +2.27% 14
London -18 21 £463 +8.82% 9
North West - 15 £438 - 4
Cheshire - 7 £425 - 2
Scotland - 6 £350 -
West Midlands -17 5 £325 -27.77%
East of England -19 5 £330 - 1
City of London +11 2 - - 2
Birmingham -3 2 - -
Cumbria - 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +18 1 - -
East Midlands +3 1 - -
Hampshire -13 1 - -
South East -17 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
South West - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chichester - - - -

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 105 (83.33%) SAP
2 59 (46.83%) Business Objects
3 55 (43.65%) ETL
4 43 (34.13%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (34.13%) BusinessObjects
5 39 (30.95%) Migration
6 38 (30.16%) Data Migration
7 35 (27.78%) SQL
8 30 (23.81%) Oracle
9 27 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 21 (16.67%) PL/SQL
11 20 (15.87%) IBM
11 20 (15.87%) Validation
12 17 (13.49%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (13.49%) LSMW
13 16 (12.70%) BODI
14 15 (11.90%) Informatica
14 15 (11.90%) ERP
14 15 (11.90%) Data Modelling
14 15 (11.90%) Security Cleared
15 14 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 14 (11.11%) Test Scripting
15 14 (11.11%) SC Cleared
16 13 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
17 12 (9.52%) Data Governance
17 12 (9.52%) Data Quality
17 12 (9.52%) Data Analysis
17 12 (9.52%) Finance

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MS Project
2 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (2.38%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.79%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.79%) Agresso
2 1 (0.79%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.13%) BusinessObjects
2 27 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 16 (12.70%) BODI
5 14 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 13 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (7.94%) Oracle ODI
7 10 (7.94%) DataStage
8 8 (6.35%) SAP BW
9 7 (5.56%) SAP BI
9 7 (5.56%) SAP HANA
9 7 (5.56%) Relational Database
10 6 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
10 6 (4.76%) Oracle OWB
11 5 (3.97%) QlikView
12 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
12 4 (3.17%) Data Mart
13 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 17 (13.49%) LSMW
2 9 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (9.52%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Automotive
3 4 (3.17%) Dutch Language
4 3 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.59%) French Language
5 2 (1.59%) Retail
5 2 (1.59%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (44.44%) Consultant
2 43 (34.13%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (26.98%) Developer
4 20 (15.87%) Data Consultant
5 19 (15.08%) SAP Data Consultant
6 14 (11.11%) Business Consultant
7 13 (10.32%) Migration Consultant
7 13 (10.32%) Data Migration Consultant
7 13 (10.32%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 12 (9.52%) Business Developer
9 11 (8.73%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (8.73%) Business Objects Consultant
10 10 (7.94%) Business Objects Developer
11 9 (7.14%) SAP Business Consultant
11 9 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (7.14%) SAP Technical Consultant
12 8 (6.35%) Architect
13 7 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
13 7 (5.56%) ETL Consultant
14 6 (4.76%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.56%) Web Services
1 7 (5.56%) XML
1 7 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.59%) MDX
4 1 (0.79%) .NET
4 1 (0.79%) BAPI
4 1 (0.79%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.79%) XSD
4 1 (0.79%) EDI
4 1 (0.79%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.79%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) Data Integration
2 6 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (0.79%) FMCG
4 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.35%) UNIX
2 2 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.65%) ETL
2 43 (34.13%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (30.95%) Migration
4 38 (30.16%) Data Migration
5 20 (15.87%) Validation
6 17 (13.49%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (11.90%) ERP
7 15 (11.90%) Data Modelling
8 14 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 12 (9.52%) Data Analysis
9 12 (9.52%) Data Governance
9 12 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
10 11 (8.73%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.56%) Data Mapping
11 7 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (4.76%) PLM
12 6 (4.76%) Data Management
12 6 (4.76%) TOGAF
13 5 (3.97%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.78%) SQL
2 21 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 12 (9.52%) ABAP
4 10 (7.94%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.79%) C
6 1 (0.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.97%) SAP Certification
4 3 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 105 (83.33%) SAP
2 59 (46.83%) Business Objects
3 30 (23.81%) Oracle
4 20 (15.87%) IBM
5 15 (11.90%) Informatica
6 11 (8.73%) Tableau
6 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
7 9 (7.14%) Talend
8 7 (5.56%) Ab Initio
9 6 (4.76%) Trillium
10 5 (3.97%) Teradata
11 4 (3.17%) TIBCO
12 3 (2.38%) Capita
12 3 (2.38%) Datanomic
12 3 (2.38%) Sybase
13 2 (1.59%) Cognos
13 2 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (1.59%) JD Edwards
14 1 (0.79%) Google
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