The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SAP Data Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Data Services over the 3 months to 26 April 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 Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.17% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £418 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £338 £425
% change year-on-year +28.88% -20.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £37.80

SAP Data Services 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 145 134 171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 24.62% 17.63% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 88 108
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -32.39%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -10.76% -  

SAP Data Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Data Services in Birmingham

SAP Data Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Data Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services.

1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Order to Cash

SAP Data Services
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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Order to Cash
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle