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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
Rank 512 462 507
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +45
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 68 107 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.97% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 52 35
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £490
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £81.40 - -
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
11373 11012 11936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.12% 21.60% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7036 6722 7014
Average daily rate £400 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 223 306
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £29.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +0.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.60 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%

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 23 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 23 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 23 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 -50 56 £431 +1.47% 16
London -19 25 £450 +5.88% 8
West Midlands -9 14 £351 -16.54%
North West +4 10 £431 - 4
Scotland - 4 £338 -
South East -10 3 £775 +68.47% 3
Hampshire -14 3 £775 -
Birmingham - 3 £375 -
Warwickshire - 2 £325 -
City of London +21 1 - - 3
Southampton -8 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
Barrow-in-Furness - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South West - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Swindon - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Cumbria - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 3
Manchester - - - -
Oxford - - - -

SAP Data Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 113 (86.92%) SAP
2 59 (45.38%) ETL
3 53 (40.77%) Business Objects
4 41 (31.54%) BusinessObjects
5 39 (30.00%) Migration
5 39 (30.00%) Data Migration
6 38 (29.23%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (26.15%) SQL
8 32 (24.62%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (20.00%) Oracle
10 23 (17.69%) IBM
10 23 (17.69%) SC Cleared
10 23 (17.69%) Security Cleared
11 22 (16.92%) PL/SQL
12 21 (16.15%) Data Modelling
13 20 (15.38%) LSMW
14 19 (14.62%) Validation
15 17 (13.08%) ERP
15 17 (13.08%) Informatica
16 15 (11.54%) BODI
17 14 (10.77%) DataStage
17 14 (10.77%) SQL Server
17 14 (10.77%) Talend Open Studio
17 14 (10.77%) Talend
18 13 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
18 13 (10.00%) Data Integration
18 13 (10.00%) Test Scripting
19 12 (9.23%) Finance
19 12 (9.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
19 12 (9.23%) Oracle ODI

SAP Data Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (5.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Project
2 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) SAP R/3
1 4 (3.08%) SAP CRM
2 3 (2.31%) SAP SCM
2 3 (2.31%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.31%) SAP SD
2 3 (2.31%) SAP APO
3 2 (1.54%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.54%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.77%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.54%) BusinessObjects
2 32 (24.62%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (11.54%) BODI
4 14 (10.77%) SQL Server
4 14 (10.77%) DataStage
5 12 (9.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 12 (9.23%) Oracle ODI
6 11 (8.46%) Oracle OWB
7 9 (6.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (6.92%) SAP BW
7 9 (6.92%) Oracle Database
8 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (6.15%) SAP BI
9 6 (4.62%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.62%) IBM InfoSphere
9 6 (4.62%) SAP HANA
10 4 (3.08%) QlikView
11 3 (2.31%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (2.31%) QualityStage
11 3 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (15.38%) LSMW
2 14 (10.77%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (9.23%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Automotive
3 4 (3.08%) Banking
3 4 (3.08%) Retail
3 4 (3.08%) Marketing
4 3 (2.31%) Dutch Language
4 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) French Language
6 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (46.92%) Consultant
2 39 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
3 36 (27.69%) Developer
4 23 (17.69%) Data Consultant
5 17 (13.08%) SAP Data Consultant
6 13 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
6 13 (10.00%) Business Consultant
7 12 (9.23%) Business Developer
8 11 (8.46%) Business Objects Consultant
8 11 (8.46%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 11 (8.46%) ETL Consultant
8 11 (8.46%) Data Migration Consultant
9 10 (7.69%) ETL Developer
9 10 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (6.92%) Business Objects Developer
10 9 (6.92%) SAP Business Consultant
11 8 (6.15%) SAP Technical Consultant
11 8 (6.15%) Architect
12 6 (4.62%) Integration Architect
12 6 (4.62%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.46%) Web Services
2 8 (6.15%) XML
3 7 (5.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (4.62%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (3.85%) XML Schema
6 2 (1.54%) MDX
7 1 (0.77%) BAPI
7 1 (0.77%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.77%) XSD
7 1 (0.77%) EDI
7 1 (0.77%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 6 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.54%) Replication
3 2 (1.54%) FMCG
4 1 (0.77%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.38%) ETL
2 39 (30.00%) Migration
2 39 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 38 (29.23%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (16.15%) Data Modelling
5 19 (14.62%) Validation
6 17 (13.08%) ERP
7 13 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 13 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (9.23%) Data Governance
9 10 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (6.92%) Kimball Methodology
11 8 (6.15%) Data Analysis
12 7 (5.38%) Load Balancing
12 7 (5.38%) Dimensional Modelling
12 7 (5.38%) Data Mapping
12 7 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (4.62%) Data Management
13 6 (4.62%) TOGAF
13 6 (4.62%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.15%) SQL
2 22 (16.92%) PL/SQL
3 10 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 8 (6.15%) ABAP
5 5 (3.85%) Java
6 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (17.69%) SC Cleared
1 23 (17.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.08%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.54%) Degree
4 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.77%) QA
Vendors
1 113 (86.92%) SAP
2 53 (40.77%) Business Objects
3 26 (20.00%) Oracle
4 23 (17.69%) IBM
5 17 (13.08%) Informatica
6 14 (10.77%) Talend
7 10 (7.69%) Tableau
8 6 (4.62%) Ab Initio
8 6 (4.62%) Microsoft
9 5 (3.85%) Trillium
10 3 (2.31%) Sybase
10 3 (2.31%) Teradata
10 3 (2.31%) Capita
10 3 (2.31%) Datanomic
10 3 (2.31%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.77%) Google
11 1 (0.77%) JD Edwards
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