The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BI 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 SAP BI over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Intelligence
Rank 117 104 97
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP BI 8 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.32% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.30% 1.71% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £335 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £615 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.25 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +18.07%
SAP BI
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
615 409 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.29% 18.98% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 241 267
Average daily rate £400 £368 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.28% +63.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £17.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

SAP BI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP BI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP BI
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP BI Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP BI
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 SAP BI within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Worcestershire +7 2 £425 -34.61%
Birmingham - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £488 -
Warwickshire +4 1 - -
SAP BI
England

SAP BI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP BI 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 BI.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (50.00%) SAP BW
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) SAP HANA
5 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (14.29%) Teradata
6 2 (14.29%) ABAP
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) PMI
6 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 1 (7.14%) Data Quality

SAP BI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP BI 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 BI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
1 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) SAP HANA
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) Xcelsius
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) SAP BI Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Workstream Lead
5 1 (7.14%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) CMS Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Process Mapping Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SAP CO Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) SAP HR Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) SAP SD Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau