The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 527 453 504
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +51
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 53 117 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.48% 1.09% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 56 38
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£400 £423 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% -6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £488 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £401 £530
% change year-on-year
-6.54% -24.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11119 10768 11675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.11% 21.48% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6895 6501 6857
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 £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 223 276
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.46 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.70 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%

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 11 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Data Services within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SAP Data Services Hourly Rate Histogram 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 11 July 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 -63 46 £400 -5.88% 20
London -34 18 £425 - 12
West Midlands -3 16 £351 -11.82%
North West -3 5 £400 +11.11% 5
Birmingham - 4 £375 -
Hampshire -10 3 £775 -
South East -19 3 £775 +68.47%
Warwickshire - 2 £325 -
Southampton -2 1 - -
Swindon - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Cumbria - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Chichester - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - - 3

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 107 (88.43%) SAP
2 54 (44.63%) ETL
3 44 (36.36%) Business Objects
4 36 (29.75%) Migration
4 36 (29.75%) Data Migration
5 35 (28.93%) BusinessObjects
6 30 (24.79%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (22.31%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (21.49%) SQL
8 26 (21.49%) Oracle
9 25 (20.66%) SC Cleared
9 25 (20.66%) Security Cleared
10 23 (19.01%) Data Modelling
10 23 (19.01%) IBM
11 21 (17.36%) Informatica
12 19 (15.70%) LSMW
13 18 (14.88%) PL/SQL
14 16 (13.22%) ERP
15 15 (12.40%) Validation
16 14 (11.57%) DataStage
16 14 (11.57%) Talend Open Studio
16 14 (11.57%) Talend
17 13 (10.74%) Data Integration
17 13 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (10.74%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (10.74%) Oracle Database
17 13 (10.74%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (9.92%) Oracle ODI
18 12 (9.92%) SQL Server
19 11 (9.09%) Web Services

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (5.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.31%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.48%) Confluence
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) SAS
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Project
1 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) SAP R/3
1 4 (3.31%) SAP CRM
2 3 (2.48%) SAP SCM
2 3 (2.48%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.48%) SAP SD
2 3 (2.48%) SAP APO
3 2 (1.65%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.65%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.93%) BusinessObjects
2 27 (22.31%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (11.57%) DataStage
4 13 (10.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (10.74%) Oracle Database
5 12 (9.92%) Oracle ODI
5 12 (9.92%) SQL Server
6 11 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
7 9 (7.44%) BODI
7 9 (7.44%) SAP BW
8 8 (6.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 7 (5.79%) SAP BI
10 6 (4.96%) IBM InfoSphere
10 6 (4.96%) SAP HANA
10 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.48%) QualityStage
12 3 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.65%) MOLAP
13 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 19 (15.70%) LSMW
2 14 (11.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.48%) JIRA
General
1 10 (8.26%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Automotive
3 4 (3.31%) Banking
3 4 (3.31%) Retail
3 4 (3.31%) Marketing
4 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.65%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (43.80%) Consultant
2 33 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
3 32 (26.45%) Developer
4 22 (18.18%) Data Consultant
5 16 (13.22%) SAP Data Consultant
6 15 (12.40%) Migration Consultant
7 13 (10.74%) Data Migration Consultant
7 13 (10.74%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 11 (9.09%) ETL Consultant
9 10 (8.26%) ETL Developer
9 10 (8.26%) Business Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (7.44%) Business Objects Developer
11 8 (6.61%) Business Consultant
11 8 (6.61%) Business Objects Consultant
11 8 (6.61%) Architect
12 7 (5.79%) SAP Technical Consultant
13 6 (4.96%) SAP Business Consultant
13 6 (4.96%) Integration Architect
13 6 (4.96%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) Web Services
2 8 (6.61%) XML
3 7 (5.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (4.96%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (4.13%) XML Schema
6 4 (3.31%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.65%) MDX
8 1 (0.83%) BAPI
8 1 (0.83%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.83%) XSD
8 1 (0.83%) EDI
8 1 (0.83%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Data Integration
2 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.65%) Replication
3 2 (1.65%) FMCG
4 1 (0.83%) Open Source
4 1 (0.83%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) UNIX
2 4 (3.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (44.63%) ETL
2 36 (29.75%) Migration
2 36 (29.75%) Data Migration
3 30 (24.79%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (19.01%) Data Modelling
5 16 (13.22%) ERP
6 15 (12.40%) Validation
7 13 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (10.74%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (9.09%) Data Governance
9 10 (8.26%) Test Scripting
10 8 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.79%) Load Balancing
11 7 (5.79%) Data Mapping
11 7 (5.79%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (4.96%) PLM
12 6 (4.96%) Data Management
12 6 (4.96%) TOGAF
12 6 (4.96%) Data Analysis
13 5 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.49%) SQL
2 18 (14.88%) PL/SQL
3 10 (8.26%) T-SQL
4 8 (6.61%) ABAP
5 5 (4.13%) Java
6 4 (3.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (20.66%) SC Cleared
1 25 (20.66%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.31%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.65%) Degree
4 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 107 (88.43%) SAP
2 44 (36.36%) Business Objects
3 26 (21.49%) Oracle
4 23 (19.01%) IBM
5 21 (17.36%) Informatica
6 14 (11.57%) Talend
7 6 (4.96%) Ab Initio
8 5 (4.13%) Trillium
9 4 (3.31%) Tableau
10 3 (2.48%) Sybase
10 3 (2.48%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.48%) Teradata
10 3 (2.48%) Capita
10 3 (2.48%) Datanomic
10 3 (2.48%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.83%) Google
11 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
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