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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 77 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.51% 0.20% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.50% 0.69% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£338 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 - £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 - £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -11.11%
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
266 144 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.23% 28.40% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 82 51
Average daily rate £325 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Average hourly rate £39.75 £18.97 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.54% -5.15%
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 21 November 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 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (83.33%) Business Objects
2 10 (83.33%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (50.00%) Xcelsius
5 5 (41.67%) SAP BPC
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) VB
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) Toad
6 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (33.33%) Data Management
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (33.33%) Data Extraction
6 4 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (16.67%) SAP SRM
8 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (16.67%) Workflow
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 2 (16.67%) MS Access
8 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (16.67%) VBA
9 1 (8.33%) MS Office
9 1 (8.33%) RAD
9 1 (8.33%) CRM

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SAP BPC
2 4 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (16.67%) SAP SRM
4 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (50.00%) Xcelsius
3 2 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Toad
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Business Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Excel Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Data Management
2 4 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) RAD
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (83.33%) Business Objects
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Progress
4 1 (8.33%) Remedy