The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
London / City of London
Rank 152 154 188
Rank change year-on-year +2 +34  
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.37% 0.54% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £600 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -5.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.35% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year +37.50% -  

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 the City of London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 809 921 1265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 26.70% 27.69% 24.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 745 978
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £22.34 £31.29 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.60% -13.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in the City of London

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BW in the City of London

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) ERP
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) SAP ERP
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Netezza
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) PMI
4 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) ABAP
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Bank Analyzer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BI Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CO-PA
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Netezza