The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BW 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 BW over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 119 97 79
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -18
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 5 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.72% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 3.85% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 17
Average daily rate - £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +71.42%
SAP BW
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
617 416 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.51% 18.83% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 246 267
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 £475 £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 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

SAP BW
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP BW Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP BW
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 BW across the West Midlands region.

SAP BW Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP BW
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP BW Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP BW
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 BW within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 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
Birmingham -4 2 - - 1
Worcestershire +8 1 - -
Warwickshire +4 1 - -
SAP BW
England

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (34.78%) Data Quality
4 8 (34.78%) SAP HANA
5 7 (30.43%) SAP BI
5 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
5 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
6 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (21.74%) SAP FI
7 5 (21.74%) Data Management
7 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (17.39%) SAP CO
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (17.39%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (17.39%) Data Mapping
9 3 (13.04%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
9 3 (13.04%) ABAP
9 3 (13.04%) NetWeaver
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
10 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
10 2 (8.70%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (13.04%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.35%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SAP FI
2 4 (17.39%) SAP CO
2 4 (17.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (8.70%) SAP BPC
4 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (4.35%) SAP APO
4 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Retail
4 1 (4.35%) SAP xRPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SAP HANA
2 7 (30.43%) SAP BI
3 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (4.35%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Data Quality Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Data Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Quality Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) SAP BW Consultant
5 4 (17.39%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Architect
6 3 (13.04%) SAP Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Data Quality Business Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) IP Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Workstream Lead
8 1 (4.35%) CRM Architect
8 1 (4.35%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.35%) SAP CO Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) SAP HR Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) J2EE
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) FMCG
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
2 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
4 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Data Management
5 4 (17.39%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (17.39%) Data Mapping
6 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
7 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) ETL
7 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Network Planning
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) ABAP
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Talend
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) ESRI
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) Syclo
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau
4 1 (4.35%) Teradata
4 1 (4.35%) Trillium