The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BW skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BW over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 69 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 4 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.56% 1.18% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.75% 5.22% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.59% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £351 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £363 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.15 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+74.92% -27.78%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
229 115 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.30% 22.59% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 59 70
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £473 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.07 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.96% -4.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

SAP BW
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP BW across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SAP BW Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SAP BW
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP BW across the Wales region.

SAP BW Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing SAP BW 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 BW.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Business Objects
3 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
4 4 (57.14%) Toad
4 4 (57.14%) VB
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (57.14%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (57.14%) Data Extraction
4 4 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (57.14%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) MS Access
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) VBA
6 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (28.57%) Workflow
6 2 (28.57%) SAP SRM
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (14.29%) Analytics
7 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
7 1 (14.29%) Billing
7 1 (14.29%) Data Management

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing SAP BW 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 BW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (28.57%) SAP SRM
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (28.57%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Toad
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (57.14%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) RAD
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Progress