The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 30 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 Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 86 79
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.18% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.83% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £439 £411
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £66.25 -
% change year-on-year -58.49% -  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 133 242 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 23.71% 21.90% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 168 187
Median daily rate £388 £401 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.24% -8.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £538 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.54 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.61% -8.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £17.00 £16.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.50 £32.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.23% -  

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in Cheshire

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BW in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP