The first table below looks at the demand for NetWeaver skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetWeaver over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Application Platforms category for the West Midlands region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP NetWeaver
Rank 116 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Contract jobs citing NetWeaver 2 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.084% 0.87% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 5.08% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Average daily rate £350 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £71.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £65.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.44%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
373 315 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.69% 17.19% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 141 157
Average daily rate £330 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £145 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 18
Average hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £54.44 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
NetWeaver
England

NetWeaver
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetWeaver across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

NetWeaver Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NetWeaver
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetWeaver across the West Midlands region.

NetWeaver Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NetWeaver
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetWeaver across the West Midlands region.

NetWeaver Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NetWeaver
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetWeaver within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -8 1 £350 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - - - -
NetWeaver
England

NetWeaver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing NetWeaver 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 NetWeaver.

1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (80.00%) ABAP
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) CRM
3 7 (70.00%) SAP BW
4 6 (60.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (60.00%) WFM
4 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (20.00%) SAP BI
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) jQuery
7 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) SAP Portal
7 1 (10.00%) Open Source
7 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) NWDI
7 1 (10.00%) NWDS
7 1 (10.00%) REST
7 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
7 1 (10.00%) Subversion
7 1 (10.00%) Content Management

NetWeaver
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing NetWeaver 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 NetWeaver. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (10.00%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (20.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NWDI
1 1 (10.00%) NWDS
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SAP BW Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SAP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SAP BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Enterprise Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (10.00%) SAP MI
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) CRM
2 6 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (60.00%) WFM
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) ABAP
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft