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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 561 589 560
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -29
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 100 73 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 0.54% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 44 27
Median daily rate £450 £408 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% -9.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £487 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £431
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £54.00 - £67.00
UK excluding London median 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
12348 13612 12182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.65% 23.29% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8177 8894 7488
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 218 204
Median hourly rate £29.70 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +39 100 £450 +10.42% 2
London +1 32 £463 +2.77% 2
South East +35 26 £420 +34.52%
West Midlands -28 14 £600 +65.51%
Berkshire - 13 £438 -
Buckinghamshire - 11 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 10 £375 -
City of London +33 5 £450 +16.12%
East of England - 5 £413 -
Warwickshire -5 4 £503 +60.80%
Yorkshire - 4 - -
Maidenhead - 3 £463 -
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
Midlands -9 2 £550 -
Coventry -17 2 £400 +14.28%
Wolverhampton - 2 £600 -
East Midlands - 2 £440 -
Warwick - 2 £510 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £413 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
North West +16 1 - -
Manchester -11 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 -
Staffordshire - 1 £473 -
North East - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 £440 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 181 (91.41%) SAP
2 101 (51.01%) ETL
3 91 (45.96%) BusinessObjects
4 77 (38.89%) Migration
5 75 (37.88%) SQL
6 58 (29.29%) Data Migration
7 54 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 47 (23.74%) Oracle
9 46 (23.23%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (21.21%) SQL Server
11 41 (20.71%) LSMW
12 33 (16.67%) Finance
13 30 (15.15%) Data Modelling
14 26 (13.13%) PL/SQL
14 26 (13.13%) Validation
15 24 (12.12%) Data Quality
16 22 (11.11%) ABAP
17 21 (10.61%) ERP
17 21 (10.61%) CRM
18 20 (10.10%) Data Cleansing
19 19 (9.60%) BAPI
19 19 (9.60%) Manufacturing
19 19 (9.60%) SAP BW
20 18 (9.09%) Data Extraction
21 16 (8.08%) SAP HANA
21 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
22 15 (7.58%) Informatica
22 15 (7.58%) T-SQL
23 14 (7.07%) Microsoft
23 14 (7.07%) Data Conversion

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 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.53%) MS Project
3 3 (1.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.55%) SAP FI
2 8 (4.04%) SAP ERP
2 8 (4.04%) SAP MM
3 7 (3.54%) SAP CRM
3 7 (3.54%) SAP MII
3 7 (3.54%) SAP SD
4 6 (3.03%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 5 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (2.53%) SAP APO
5 5 (2.53%) SAP BPC
5 5 (2.53%) SAP SRM
6 3 (1.52%) Cognos Planning
6 3 (1.52%) SAP FI-GL
6 3 (1.52%) SAP hybris
6 3 (1.52%) SAP MDM
7 2 (1.01%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.51%) SAP FI-AR
8 1 (0.51%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (0.51%) SAP HR-PA
8 1 (0.51%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.53%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.04%) CTI
2 4 (2.02%) SMS
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) LAN
3 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (45.96%) BusinessObjects
2 46 (23.23%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (21.21%) SQL Server
4 19 (9.60%) SAP BW
5 16 (8.08%) SAP HANA
6 12 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
6 12 (6.06%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 11 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (4.04%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.54%) SAP BI
11 6 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (2.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (2.53%) Star Schema
13 4 (2.02%) BODI
14 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (20.71%) LSMW
2 2 (1.01%) Subversion
2 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.01%) Toad
3 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 33 (16.67%) Finance
2 19 (9.60%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (4.55%) Banking
5 8 (4.04%) Automotive
6 5 (2.53%) Marketing
6 5 (2.53%) Retail
7 3 (1.52%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 67 (33.84%) Consultant
2 63 (31.82%) SAP Consultant
3 55 (27.78%) Developer
4 35 (17.68%) Data Consultant
4 35 (17.68%) SAP Data Consultant
5 25 (12.63%) SAP Developer
6 16 (8.08%) Architect
6 16 (8.08%) Data Migration Consultant
6 16 (8.08%) Migration Consultant
6 16 (8.08%) SAP Architect
6 16 (8.08%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
6 16 (8.08%) SAP Migration Consultant
7 15 (7.58%) Data Migration Lead
7 15 (7.58%) SAP Data Migration Lead
8 14 (7.07%) ETL Developer
9 13 (6.57%) Business Objects Developer
10 12 (6.06%) Analyst
11 11 (5.56%) SQL Developer
12 10 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (5.05%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.60%) BAPI
2 9 (4.55%) SAML
2 9 (4.55%) XML
3 7 (3.54%) EDI
4 6 (3.03%) REST
5 3 (1.52%) SAPUI5
6 2 (1.01%) Web Services
6 2 (1.01%) XML Messaging
6 2 (1.01%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.51%) .NET
7 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.51%) HTML
7 1 (0.51%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.51%) MDX
7 1 (0.51%) ODBC
7 1 (0.51%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.51%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.51%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.51%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.07%) Data Conversion
4 8 (4.04%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.54%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.54%) FMCG
6 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.53%) Replication
7 4 (2.02%) AS400
8 2 (1.01%) Life Science
9 1 (0.51%) Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.51%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.51%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.55%) Unix
2 3 (1.52%) Linux
2 3 (1.52%) Windows
3 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (51.01%) ETL
2 77 (38.89%) Migration
3 58 (29.29%) Data Migration
4 54 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (15.15%) Data Modelling
6 26 (13.13%) Validation
7 21 (10.61%) CRM
7 21 (10.61%) ERP
8 20 (10.10%) Data Cleansing
9 12 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.06%) Project Management
9 12 (6.06%) Service Management
9 12 (6.06%) Workflow
10 11 (5.56%) Quality Management
11 10 (5.05%) Data Analysis
11 10 (5.05%) Data Management
11 10 (5.05%) Data Mapping
11 10 (5.05%) Logistics
11 10 (5.05%) Scrum
11 10 (5.05%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 75 (37.88%) SQL
2 26 (13.13%) PL/SQL
3 22 (11.11%) ABAP
4 15 (7.58%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.52%) VBA
6 2 (1.01%) Java
6 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.51%) C#
7 1 (0.51%) C++
7 1 (0.51%) COBOL
7 1 (0.51%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (1.52%) ACCA
1 3 (1.52%) CCA
1 3 (1.52%) CIMA
1 3 (1.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.12%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.04%) GxP
2 8 (4.04%) QA
3 7 (3.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) GCP
4 1 (0.51%) GLP
4 1 (0.51%) GMP
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.51%) Netcool
Vendors
1 181 (91.41%) SAP
2 47 (23.74%) Oracle
3 15 (7.58%) Informatica
4 14 (7.07%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.05%) Ariba
6 7 (3.54%) hybris
7 6 (3.03%) HP
7 6 (3.03%) OpenText
8 5 (2.53%) Dell
9 4 (2.02%) Cognos
9 4 (2.02%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.01%) Sybase
11 1 (0.51%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.51%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.51%) BMC
11 1 (0.51%) IBM
11 1 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.51%) Tableau
11 1 (0.51%) Talend