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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 109 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 18 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.92% 2.85% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 £444
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +35.00%
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
616 491 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.93% 20.89% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 304 196
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -39.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £11.00 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £46.65 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BW across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

SAP BW Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 May 2015. 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
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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
Warwickshire +3 7 £463 -
Birmingham -6 2 £425 -13.26% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £650 -
SAP BW
England

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (41.18%) Finance
4 12 (35.29%) SAP BI
5 10 (29.41%) SAP FI
6 9 (26.47%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (26.47%) ABAP
6 9 (26.47%) Business Objects
7 8 (23.53%) SAP BPC
8 6 (17.65%) XML
8 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
8 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (17.65%) Retail
8 6 (17.65%) SAP Retail
8 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
8 6 (17.65%) SAP ALE
8 6 (17.65%) Data Structures
9 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
9 4 (11.76%) SAP CO
9 4 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (11.76%) Migration
9 4 (11.76%) CRM
9 4 (11.76%) SAP SD
10 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.82%) ERP
10 3 (8.82%) Legal
10 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) Data Mapping
10 3 (8.82%) SAP Portal
10 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (8.82%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.94%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) SAP FI
2 8 (23.53%) SAP BPC
3 6 (17.65%) SAP Retail
4 4 (11.76%) SAP CO
4 4 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (11.76%) SAP SD
5 2 (5.88%) SAP ERP
5 2 (5.88%) SAP MM
5 2 (5.88%) SAP PS
6 1 (2.94%) SAP xRPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SAP BI
2 9 (26.47%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA
5 2 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Legal
4 2 (5.88%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.88%) Publishing
5 1 (2.94%) Automotive
5 1 (2.94%) Local Government
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Consultant
1 17 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) SAP Support
4 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Support Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Support Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) SAP BW Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP BI Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Architect
6 2 (5.88%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) SAP BW Support
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) XML
1 6 (17.65%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
2 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) CRM
4 3 (8.82%) ERP
4 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.88%) Data Management
5 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.94%) SAP Security
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.94%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (26.47%) Business Objects
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Cognos
5 1 (2.94%) EMC
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Tableau