The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 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.

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 120 117
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3  
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 6 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.16% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.50% 1.00% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £375 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £480 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.23% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 East of England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 401 401 557
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.86% 16.17% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 234 345
Median daily rate £413 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 28
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +32.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in the East of England

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BW in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP BW in the East of England

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BW in the East of England

SAP BW
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BW within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 3 £400 -
Essex - 2 £343 -
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £550 +10.00% 3
SAP BW
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (79.17%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (79.17%) SAP BPC
3 15 (62.50%) Oracle
4 14 (58.33%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 11 (45.83%) Post-Production
6 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
6 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (45.83%) System Testing
6 11 (45.83%) Data Migration
6 11 (45.83%) Migration
7 10 (41.67%) BC Cleared
8 8 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (20.83%) SAP PS
11 4 (16.67%) ETL
11 4 (16.67%) SQL
12 3 (12.50%) Sybase
12 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (12.50%) Finance
12 3 (12.50%) SAP Basis
12 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
12 3 (12.50%) SAP MII
12 3 (12.50%) NWDI
12 3 (12.50%) MaxDB
13 2 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (8.33%) NetWeaver
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (79.17%) SAP BPC
2 5 (20.83%) SAP PS
3 3 (12.50%) SAP MII
4 2 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
5 1 (4.17%) SAP FI
5 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (4.17%) SAP QM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (12.50%) MaxDB
8 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 2 (8.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) NWDI
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Functional Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Consultant
3 9 (37.50%) SAP Analyst
4 8 (33.33%) SAP Functional Analyst
5 7 (29.17%) SAP BI Analyst
6 5 (20.83%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (12.50%) Administrator
7 3 (12.50%) SAP Administrator
7 3 (12.50%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 3 (12.50%) SAP BW Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Business Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Data Model Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) SAP BPC Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) SAP Financial Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) SAP Support
9 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Basis
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (45.83%) Data Migration
2 11 (45.83%) Migration
2 11 (45.83%) Post-Production
2 11 (45.83%) System Testing
2 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) ETL
4 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.33%) Data Conversion
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) Record to Report
6 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) BC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (62.50%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Sybase
4 2 (8.33%) Ariba