Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 605 535 639
Rank change year-on-year -70 +104 -138
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 253 295 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.18% 1.47% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 137 137
England median daily rate £475 £468 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +3.77% +0.11%
10th Percentile £313 £357 £350
90th Percentile £666 £599 £585
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £451
% change year-on-year +5.56% -0.11% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
England median hourly rate £39.75 £37.38 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.35% +82.32% -
UK median hourly rate £39.75 £37.38 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.35% +82.32% -

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 21,440 20,102 22,396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.97% 22.61% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,105 13,517 15,196
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 230 333
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +9.62%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.18 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.65 £52.50 £49.90
UK median hourly rate £28.75 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -7.26% +8.77% +3.64%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -14 112 £480 +1.05% 6
South East +12 74 £450 +5.88% 12
North of England -70 26 £600 +29.73% 5
North West -46 23 £550 +26.73% 3
Midlands -19 18 £450 -10.00% 3
West Midlands -26 13 £413 -13.16% 2
East of England -4 4 £325 -18.75% 1
East Midlands -5 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -18 2 £613 +16.67% 2
South West - 2 £463 - 1
South Coast - 2 - -
North East -8 1 - -
SAP BW
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 253 (100.00%) SAP
2 116 (45.85%) Business Intelligence
3 107 (42.29%) SAP HANA
4 80 (31.62%) Finance
5 70 (27.67%) BusinessObjects
6 63 (24.90%) Analytics
7 43 (17.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 42 (16.60%) Lumira
9 41 (16.21%) SAP BPC
9 41 (16.21%) Data Modelling
10 39 (15.42%) Migration
11 38 (15.02%) SQL
12 35 (13.83%) ERP
12 35 (13.83%) Big Data
13 34 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (13.04%) Visualisation
15 31 (12.25%) Data Lake
15 31 (12.25%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (12.25%) ABAP
16 30 (11.86%) SAP FI
17 29 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
17 29 (11.46%) NetWeaver
18 28 (11.07%) Microsoft
18 28 (11.07%) Data Warehouse
18 28 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (10.67%) SAP S/4HANA
20 26 (10.28%) Power BI
20 26 (10.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
21 24 (9.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
21 24 (9.49%) SQL Server

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 29 (11.46%) NetWeaver
2 17 (6.72%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.37%) SAS
4 3 (1.19%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.40%) SAP EP
Applications
1 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (16.21%) SAP BPC
2 30 (11.86%) SAP FI
3 27 (10.67%) SAP S/4HANA
4 26 (10.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 21 (8.30%) SAP CO
6 20 (7.91%) SAP FI/CO
7 11 (4.35%) SAP MM
8 8 (3.16%) SAP APO
8 8 (3.16%) SAP ERP
8 8 (3.16%) SAP GRC
8 8 (3.16%) SAP HR
9 7 (2.77%) SAP MDM
10 4 (1.58%) SAP CRM
10 4 (1.58%) SAP IS-U
10 4 (1.58%) SAP R/3
10 4 (1.58%) SAP SD
11 3 (1.19%) SAP PM
12 2 (0.79%) Global One
12 2 (0.79%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
12 2 (0.79%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.58%) SaaS
4 2 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.58%) SMS
2 2 (0.79%) FTP
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (42.29%) SAP HANA
2 70 (27.67%) BusinessObjects
3 43 (17.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 42 (16.60%) Lumira
5 35 (13.83%) Big Data
6 31 (12.25%) Data Lake
7 28 (11.07%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (10.28%) Power BI
9 24 (9.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 24 (9.49%) SQL Server
10 20 (7.91%) Hadoop
11 16 (6.32%) Cosmos DB
11 16 (6.32%) HBase
11 16 (6.32%) HDInsight
11 16 (6.32%) MongoDB
11 16 (6.32%) Redis
11 16 (6.32%) SAP Data Services
11 16 (6.32%) Spotfire
12 11 (4.35%) MySQL
12 11 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (5.53%) Eclipse
2 7 (2.77%) LSMW
3 6 (2.37%) JIRA
4 4 (1.58%) JMeter
5 1 (0.40%) eCATT
5 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 80 (31.62%) Finance
2 17 (6.72%) Manufacturing
3 13 (5.14%) Retail
4 10 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.37%) Games
6 4 (1.58%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.19%) Publishing
8 2 (0.79%) Advertising
8 2 (0.79%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.79%) German Language
8 2 (0.79%) Law
8 2 (0.79%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.40%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 71 (28.06%) Consultant
2 67 (26.48%) SAP Consultant
3 54 (21.34%) Analyst
4 42 (16.60%) SAP Analyst
5 41 (16.21%) Architect
6 30 (11.86%) Developer
6 30 (11.86%) SAP Architect
6 30 (11.86%) SAP BW Consultant
7 27 (10.67%) SAP Developer
8 22 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (7.51%) Data Analyst
9 19 (7.51%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 15 (5.93%) SAP HANA Consultant
11 13 (5.14%) Project Manager
11 13 (5.14%) SAP Manager
12 12 (4.74%) ABAP Developer
12 12 (4.74%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 11 (4.35%) Data Engineer
13 11 (4.35%) SAP BW Architect
13 11 (4.35%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.93%) Web Dynpro
2 13 (5.14%) SAP Basis
2 13 (5.14%) SAPUI5
3 11 (4.35%) RESTful
4 6 (2.37%) SAP Fiori
5 5 (1.98%) Kafka
6 3 (1.19%) EDI
6 3 (1.19%) SAP PI
6 3 (1.19%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.79%) SAML
7 2 (0.79%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.79%) SAP CO-PA
7 2 (0.79%) SAP MI
8 1 (0.40%) .NET
8 1 (0.40%) BAPI
8 1 (0.40%) HTML
8 1 (0.40%) HTML5
8 1 (0.40%) IDoc
8 1 (0.40%) Middleware
8 1 (0.40%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.77%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.77%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.98%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.98%) AS400
5 5 (1.98%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.58%) Clustering
6 4 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.19%) FMCG
7 3 (1.19%) Life Science
7 3 (1.19%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.19%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.40%) Replication
8 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.19%) Linux
2 2 (0.79%) AIX
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (0.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (45.85%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (24.90%) Analytics
3 41 (16.21%) Data Modelling
4 39 (15.42%) Migration
5 35 (13.83%) ERP
6 33 (13.04%) Visualisation
7 31 (12.25%) Problem-Solving
8 29 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (7.91%) CRM
11 19 (7.51%) Data Migration
12 17 (6.72%) Scrum
12 17 (6.72%) Workflow
13 16 (6.32%) ETL
14 13 (5.14%) Data Visualisation
14 13 (5.14%) Supplier Relationship Management
15 12 (4.74%) Business Development
15 12 (4.74%) Customer Requirements
15 12 (4.74%) SAP Implementation
15 12 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.02%) SQL
2 31 (12.25%) ABAP
3 17 (6.72%) Python
4 12 (4.74%) Java
4 12 (4.74%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.77%) R
6 5 (1.98%) MATLAB
6 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.58%) BeanShell
8 3 (1.19%) VB
9 2 (0.79%) VBA
10 1 (0.40%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (6.72%) Degree
2 10 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.19%) CCA
6 2 (0.79%) ISEB
6 2 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.56%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.77%) GDPR
3 6 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.98%) QA
5 3 (1.19%) SEPA
6 1 (0.40%) GCP
6 1 (0.40%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.77%) HP ALM
2 4 (1.58%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.79%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.40%) MOM
5 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 253 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (11.07%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.93%) Tableau
4 13 (5.14%) Oracle
5 12 (4.74%) Alteryx
6 11 (4.35%) HP
7 8 (3.16%) Informatica
8 7 (2.77%) Cloudera
9 5 (1.98%) JD Edwards
9 5 (1.98%) Talend
10 4 (1.58%) Workday
11 3 (1.19%) Ariba
11 3 (1.19%) Cognos
11 3 (1.19%) IBM
12 2 (0.79%) Concur
12 2 (0.79%) hybris
12 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.40%) Hortonworks
13 1 (0.40%) Kenexa
13 1 (0.40%) Okta