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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 537 506 513
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 69 86 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.58% 0.73% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 39
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£450 £431 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
11908 11827 12278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.71% 22.39% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7507 7332 7010
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 £273 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 197 322
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £15.45 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £44.27
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 16 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 16 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -24 56 £450 +2.27% 16
London +8 25 £450 +9.09% 7
North West - 13 £438 - 4
Scotland - 7 £350 -
Cheshire - 7 £425 - 1
East of England - 6 £340 -
West Midlands -23 5 £325 -27.77% 1
City of London +19 4 £450 +22.03%
Birmingham -6 2 - - 1
South East -15 2 £575 +35.29% 2
Cumbria - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire +13 1 - -
East Midlands +3 1 - -
Hampshire -1 1 - - 1
Surrey -2 1 £575 +35.29% 1
Nottingham - 1 - -
Oxford - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wirral - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Manchester - - - - 2
Bristol - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chester - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Egham - - - - 1

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 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.

1 107 (83.59%) SAP
2 62 (48.44%) Business Objects
3 53 (41.41%) ETL
4 48 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (35.16%) BusinessObjects
6 39 (30.47%) Migration
7 38 (29.69%) Data Migration
8 35 (27.34%) SQL
9 30 (23.44%) Oracle
10 29 (22.66%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 21 (16.41%) PL/SQL
14 20 (15.63%) Validation
15 19 (14.84%) IBM
16 18 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
17 17 (13.28%) ERP
17 17 (13.28%) LSMW
18 15 (11.72%) BODI
18 15 (11.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
19 14 (10.94%) Test Scripting
19 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 14 (10.94%) Data Governance
19 14 (10.94%) Informatica
20 13 (10.16%) Data Modelling
20 13 (10.16%) Data Quality
20 13 (10.16%) Security Cleared
20 13 (10.16%) Dimensional Modelling
21 12 (9.38%) SC Cleared
21 12 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 (5.47%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.91%) MS Project
2 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (2.34%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.56%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.78%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.78%) Agresso
3 1 (0.78%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (35.16%) BusinessObjects
2 29 (22.66%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 15 (11.72%) BODI
4 15 (11.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (7.03%) SAP BW
6 9 (7.03%) DataStage
6 9 (7.03%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (6.25%) SAP HANA
8 7 (5.47%) SAP BI
9 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (4.69%) IBM InfoSphere
9 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.91%) Data Mart
10 5 (3.91%) QlikView
11 4 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (3.13%) Oracle OWB
11 4 (3.13%) OLTP
11 4 (3.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (13.28%) LSMW
2 7 (5.47%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.78%) SAP CE
General
1 12 (9.38%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Automotive
3 4 (3.13%) Dutch Language
4 3 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.56%) French Language
5 2 (1.56%) Retail
5 2 (1.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (44.53%) Consultant
2 45 (35.16%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (26.56%) Developer
4 21 (16.41%) Data Consultant
5 20 (15.63%) SAP Data Consultant
6 14 (10.94%) Data Migration Consultant
6 14 (10.94%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
6 14 (10.94%) Migration Consultant
6 14 (10.94%) Business Consultant
7 12 (9.38%) Business Developer
8 11 (8.59%) Technical Consultant
8 11 (8.59%) Business Objects Consultant
9 10 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 10 (7.81%) Business Objects Developer
10 9 (7.03%) SAP Business Consultant
10 9 (7.03%) SAP Technical Consultant
11 8 (6.25%) Architect
12 7 (5.47%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (4.69%) Integration Architect
13 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (4.69%) Web Services
2 6 (4.69%) XML
2 6 (4.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.56%) MDX
4 1 (0.78%) .NET
4 1 (0.78%) Google Maps API
4 1 (0.78%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.78%) Middleware
4 1 (0.78%) BAPI
4 1 (0.78%) SAP MI
4 1 (0.78%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.78%) XSD
4 1 (0.78%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.59%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.56%) Replication
4 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.78%) Open Source
5 1 (0.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) UNIX
2 3 (2.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.41%) ETL
2 48 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (30.47%) Migration
4 38 (29.69%) Data Migration
5 20 (15.63%) Validation
6 18 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (13.28%) ERP
8 14 (10.94%) Test Scripting
8 14 (10.94%) Data Governance
9 13 (10.16%) Dimensional Modelling
9 13 (10.16%) Data Modelling
10 12 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (8.59%) Data Analysis
12 7 (5.47%) Data Mapping
12 7 (5.47%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (5.47%) Data Management
13 6 (4.69%) TOGAF
13 6 (4.69%) PLM
13 6 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.34%) SQL
2 21 (16.41%) PL/SQL
3 12 (9.38%) ABAP
4 10 (7.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (10.16%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.91%) SAP Certification
4 3 (2.34%) Degree
5 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 107 (83.59%) SAP
2 62 (48.44%) Business Objects
3 30 (23.44%) Oracle
4 19 (14.84%) IBM
5 14 (10.94%) Informatica
6 12 (9.38%) Tableau
6 12 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.47%) Talend
7 7 (5.47%) Ab Initio
8 6 (4.69%) Teradata
8 6 (4.69%) Trillium
9 4 (3.13%) TIBCO
10 3 (2.34%) Sybase
10 3 (2.34%) Cognos
10 3 (2.34%) Capita
10 3 (2.34%) Datanomic
10 3 (2.34%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.56%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.78%) Google
12 1 (0.78%) HP
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