Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 20 May 2018 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)
UK > England
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 546 595
Rank change year-on-year -63 +49 -170
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 254 261 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.22% 1.37% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 128 142
England median daily rate £460 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.54% +2.78% -3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £332
90th Percentile £625 £638 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
England median hourly rate £51.09 £27.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.76% +34.15% -
UK median hourly rate £51.09 £27.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +85.76% +34.15% -

SAP BW is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20,740 18,988 21,503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.52% 22.61% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,563 12,743 14,685
England median daily rate £475 £447 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.26% +5.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £632 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £473 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.00% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 227 335
England median hourly rate £32.00 £29.82 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +8.42% -4.15%
10th Percentile £14.22 £9.25 £12.22
90th Percentile £53.50 £48.30 £53.20
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £29.66 £27.50
% change year-on-year +7.90% +7.85% -4.15%

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP BW as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP BW in England

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in England

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BW in England over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP BW in England

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BW in England

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BW in England over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP BW in England

SAP BW
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 96 £500 - 8
South East +11 76 £460 +5.75% 13
North of England -42 18 £550 +26.73% 2
South West +17 15 £304 - 1
Midlands -41 13 £525 +10.53% 13
North West -41 12 £575 +32.49% 2
West Midlands -27 7 £475 - 6
Yorkshire -20 5 £500 +11.11%
East Midlands -17 3 - - 7
East of England -17 3 £531 +25.00%
South Coast - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
SAP BW
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 254 (100.00%) SAP
2 123 (48.43%) Business Intelligence
3 103 (40.55%) Finance
4 102 (40.16%) SAP HANA
5 67 (26.38%) Analytics
6 58 (22.83%) BusinessObjects
6 58 (22.83%) SQL
7 54 (21.26%) Data Modelling
8 41 (16.14%) SAP FI
8 41 (16.14%) Visualisation
9 40 (15.75%) SAP BPC
10 39 (15.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 37 (14.57%) SQL Server
12 34 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (13.39%) Power BI
12 34 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
12 34 (13.39%) Big Data
13 33 (12.99%) Tableau
13 33 (12.99%) Hadoop
13 33 (12.99%) ERP
14 30 (11.81%) Apache Spark
14 30 (11.81%) Lumira
15 28 (11.02%) Microsoft
15 28 (11.02%) Scrum
16 27 (10.63%) HBase
16 27 (10.63%) Data Lake
17 26 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
17 26 (10.24%) ABAP
18 25 (9.84%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 30 (11.81%) Apache Spark
2 7 (2.76%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.97%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.39%) SAP EP
Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (16.14%) SAP FI
2 40 (15.75%) SAP BPC
3 25 (9.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 22 (8.66%) SAP CO
5 21 (8.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (5.12%) SAP S/4HANA
7 10 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (3.54%) SAP ERP
9 7 (2.76%) SAP SD
10 6 (2.36%) SAP MM
11 4 (1.57%) SAP GRC
11 4 (1.57%) SAP HR
12 3 (1.18%) SAP APO
12 3 (1.18%) SAP IS-U
12 3 (1.18%) SAP PS
12 3 (1.18%) SAP R/3
13 2 (0.79%) SAP CRM
13 2 (0.79%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
13 2 (0.79%) SAP Hybris
13 2 (0.79%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 34 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.39%) IaaS
4 1 (0.39%) PaaS
4 1 (0.39%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.79%) FTP
1 2 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (40.16%) SAP HANA
2 58 (22.83%) BusinessObjects
3 39 (15.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 37 (14.57%) SQL Server
5 34 (13.39%) Big Data
5 34 (13.39%) Power BI
6 33 (12.99%) Hadoop
7 30 (11.81%) Lumira
8 27 (10.63%) Data Lake
8 27 (10.63%) HBase
9 20 (7.87%) Cosmos DB
9 20 (7.87%) HDInsight
9 20 (7.87%) MongoDB
9 20 (7.87%) MySQL
9 20 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (7.87%) Redis
9 20 (7.87%) Spotfire
10 18 (7.09%) SAP Data Services
11 14 (5.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 13 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (1.57%) JMeter
2 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.79%) JIRA
3 2 (0.79%) LSMW
General
1 103 (40.55%) Finance
2 16 (6.30%) Games
3 15 (5.91%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.33%) Retail
5 6 (2.36%) Marketing
6 4 (1.57%) Back Office
7 3 (1.18%) German Language
7 3 (1.18%) Legal
8 2 (0.79%) Advertising
8 2 (0.79%) Automotive
8 2 (0.79%) Billing
8 2 (0.79%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.79%) Law
8 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.39%) Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.39%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (34.65%) Consultant
2 83 (32.68%) SAP Consultant
3 41 (16.14%) Analyst
3 41 (16.14%) SAP BW Consultant
4 29 (11.42%) Architect
5 25 (9.84%) Developer
6 23 (9.06%) SAP Analyst
7 21 (8.27%) SAP Architect
8 19 (7.48%) Project Manager
9 18 (7.09%) SAP Manager
10 15 (5.91%) Business Analyst
10 15 (5.91%) SAP Project Manager
10 15 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (5.51%) Data Analyst
11 14 (5.51%) SAP Developer
12 13 (5.12%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 12 (4.72%) SAP Business Analyst
14 10 (3.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 10 (3.94%) SAP BI Consultant
14 10 (3.94%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.91%) RESTful
2 8 (3.15%) SAP Basis
3 4 (1.57%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (1.18%) EDI
4 3 (1.18%) J2EE
4 3 (1.18%) Kafka
4 3 (1.18%) XML
5 2 (0.79%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.79%) SAP ALE
5 2 (0.79%) SAP CO-PA
5 2 (0.79%) SAP MI
6 1 (0.39%) .NET
6 1 (0.39%) IDoc
6 1 (0.39%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.94%) e-Learning
2 10 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.54%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.76%) FMCG
5 6 (2.36%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.97%) RIA
7 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.79%) LIMS
7 2 (0.79%) User Experience
8 1 (0.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (48.43%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (26.38%) Analytics
3 54 (21.26%) Data Modelling
4 41 (16.14%) Visualisation
5 34 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
6 33 (12.99%) ERP
7 28 (11.02%) Scrum
8 26 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (9.45%) Migration
10 20 (7.87%) Project Management
11 19 (7.48%) CRM
11 19 (7.48%) Customer Requirements
11 19 (7.48%) Supplier Relationship Management
11 19 (7.48%) User Stories
12 18 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (7.09%) Test Scripting
13 16 (6.30%) Kanban
13 16 (6.30%) Test Automation
14 15 (5.91%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.83%) SQL
2 26 (10.24%) ABAP
3 21 (8.27%) Python
4 20 (7.87%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.15%) Java
6 4 (1.57%) BeanShell
6 4 (1.57%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.18%) VBA
8 2 (0.79%) R
9 1 (0.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (7.09%) Degree
2 8 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.76%) Master's Degree
3 7 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.57%) ISEB
4 4 (1.57%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (1.18%) CCA
6 2 (0.79%) ACCA
6 2 (0.79%) CIMA
6 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.39%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.72%) QA
2 5 (1.97%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.39%) GDPR
3 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (2.76%) Apache Flume
1 7 (2.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.76%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.79%) Oozie
3 1 (0.39%) MOM
3 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 254 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (12.99%) Tableau
3 28 (11.02%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.91%) Alteryx
5 9 (3.54%) Oracle
6 7 (2.76%) Cloudera
6 7 (2.76%) Hortonworks
7 4 (1.57%) Ariba
8 2 (0.79%) Adobe
8 2 (0.79%) hybris
8 2 (0.79%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.79%) IBM
8 2 (0.79%) Informatica
8 2 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.79%) Teradata
9 1 (0.39%) Cognos
9 1 (0.39%) Concur
9 1 (0.39%) Kenexa
9 1 (0.39%) SumTotal
9 1 (0.39%) Workday