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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 67 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 3 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.44% 1.39% 3.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.31% 6.93% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 13
Average daily rate
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- £353 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.33 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+73.16% -65.35%
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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
229 101 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.48% 20.00% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 63 81
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £14.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -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 28 January 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
4 5 (55.56%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) Business Objects
5 4 (44.44%) VB
5 4 (44.44%) Toad
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (44.44%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (44.44%) Data Extraction
5 4 (44.44%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (44.44%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (33.33%) QlikView
6 3 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (33.33%) QA
6 3 (33.33%) Subversion
6 3 (33.33%) Validation
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) VBA
7 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (22.22%) MS Access
7 2 (22.22%) Workflow
7 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (22.22%) SAP SRM
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (11.11%) Data Structures

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (22.22%) SAP SRM
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (33.33%) QlikView
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) MS Access
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Toad
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) QlikView Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Extraction
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (44.44%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) Progress