The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SAP BW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP BW over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 70 65
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5  
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% 1.27% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £415
% change year-on-year -3.33% +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year +53.65% -  

SAP BW is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 142 158 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 22.36% 19.11% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 108 114
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £490 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SAP BW as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP BW in Birmingham

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP BW in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Order to Cash
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SAP CAR
3 1 (25.00%) SAP POS DM
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CAR
1 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (25.00%) SAP POS DM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BI Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Order to Cash
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau