Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 619 538 571
Rank change year-on-year -81 +33 -71
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 222 340 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.04% 1.65% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 211 161
England median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £326 £363 £350
90th Percentile £638 £625 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £469
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
England median hourly rate £49.75 £46.63 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.70% +63.60% -72.86%
10th Percentile £35.00 £42.46 £21.95
90th Percentile £80.21 £49.49 £53.30
UK median hourly rate £49.75 £46.63 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.70% +63.60% -72.86%

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 21,312 20,585 22,156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.67% 22.10% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,001 14,210 14,859
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £319 £310 £288
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 255 330
England median hourly rate £32.99 £31.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.41% +10.71% +1.82%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.25 £11.23
90th Percentile £57.20 £53.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £32.48 £30.50 £28.18
% change year-on-year +6.48% +8.23% +0.20%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +7 95 £500 +5.26% 8
South East -1 65 £450 +7.14% 9
North of England -103 28 £465 -22.50% 5
North West -102 21 £430 -28.33% 1
Midlands -19 12 £419 -16.25% 2
West Midlands -24 12 £419 +0.18% 1
Yorkshire -7 7 £500 -4.76% 3
South West - 6 £476 -
East of England +4 3 £325 -39.53%
South Coast - 1 - -
SAP BW
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 222 (100.00%) SAP
2 92 (41.44%) SAP HANA
3 82 (36.94%) Business Intelligence
4 58 (26.13%) BusinessObjects
5 57 (25.68%) Finance
6 48 (21.62%) Analytics
7 40 (18.02%) ABAP
8 39 (17.57%) SAP S/4HANA
9 38 (17.12%) SAP BPC
10 33 (14.86%) Lumira
10 33 (14.86%) Migration
11 32 (14.41%) SQL
12 31 (13.96%) ERP
12 31 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (13.06%) Data Warehouse
13 29 (13.06%) NetWeaver
14 25 (11.26%) Data Modelling
14 25 (11.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 24 (10.81%) CRM
16 23 (10.36%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (10.36%) Big Data
17 22 (9.91%) SAP Data Services
17 22 (9.91%) Data Lake
17 22 (9.91%) ETL
17 22 (9.91%) Oracle
18 20 (9.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 20 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
19 19 (8.56%) Security Cleared
20 18 (8.11%) Degree
20 18 (8.11%) Agile Software Development

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 (13.06%) NetWeaver
2 11 (4.95%) Apache Spark
3 10 (4.50%) SAS
4 3 (1.35%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (17.57%) SAP S/4HANA
2 38 (17.12%) SAP BPC
3 15 (6.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (4.95%) SAP ERP
4 11 (4.95%) SAP FI
4 11 (4.95%) SAP MM
5 10 (4.50%) SAP CO
5 10 (4.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (4.50%) SAP GRC
6 8 (3.60%) SAP APO
7 7 (3.15%) SAP MDM
8 6 (2.70%) SAP HR
9 5 (2.25%) SAP PM
10 4 (1.80%) SAP GTS
10 4 (1.80%) SAP MDG
11 3 (1.35%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 3 (1.35%) SAP CRM
11 3 (1.35%) SAP IBP
11 3 (1.35%) SAP R/3
11 3 (1.35%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.15%) SuccessFactors
4 6 (2.70%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (2.25%) Data Lake Analytics
6 3 (1.35%) SaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.45%) Office 365
7 1 (0.45%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.80%) SMS
2 2 (0.90%) Intranet
3 1 (0.45%) Internet
3 1 (0.45%) LAN
3 1 (0.45%) SMTP
3 1 (0.45%) SSL
3 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (41.44%) SAP HANA
2 58 (26.13%) BusinessObjects
3 33 (14.86%) Lumira
4 29 (13.06%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (11.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 23 (10.36%) Big Data
7 22 (9.91%) Data Lake
7 22 (9.91%) SAP Data Services
8 20 (9.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 17 (7.66%) SQL Server
10 15 (6.76%) Hadoop
11 14 (6.31%) Power BI
12 11 (4.95%) Data Mining
12 11 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (4.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 10 (4.50%) HBase
14 9 (4.05%) Cosmos DB
14 9 (4.05%) HDInsight
14 9 (4.05%) MongoDB
14 9 (4.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (6.31%) Eclipse
2 7 (3.15%) LSMW
3 6 (2.70%) JIRA
4 2 (0.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.45%) eCATT
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (25.68%) Finance
2 13 (5.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.50%) Retail
5 4 (1.80%) Back Office
5 4 (1.80%) Publishing
6 3 (1.35%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.90%) Banking
7 2 (0.90%) Electronics
7 2 (0.90%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) German Language
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (29.28%) Consultant
2 61 (27.48%) SAP Consultant
3 42 (18.92%) Analyst
4 39 (17.57%) Developer
5 33 (14.86%) SAP Analyst
6 32 (14.41%) SAP Developer
7 30 (13.51%) Architect
8 22 (9.91%) ABAP Developer
9 21 (9.46%) SAP BW Consultant
10 19 (8.56%) SAP Architect
11 14 (6.31%) SAP HANA Consultant
12 13 (5.86%) Project Manager
13 12 (5.41%) Data Analyst
14 11 (4.95%) SAP BPC Consultant
14 11 (4.95%) SAP Manager
14 11 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
15 10 (4.50%) Data Engineer
15 10 (4.50%) SAP Project Manager
16 9 (4.05%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
16 9 (4.05%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.66%) SAP Fiori
1 17 (7.66%) Web Dynpro
2 16 (7.21%) SAPUI5
3 15 (6.76%) SAP Basis
4 10 (4.50%) Kafka
5 5 (2.25%) RESTful
6 3 (1.35%) BAPI
6 3 (1.35%) SAP PI
6 3 (1.35%) SAP Smart Forms
6 3 (1.35%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.90%) SAML
7 2 (0.90%) Web Services
8 1 (0.45%) HTML
8 1 (0.45%) HTML5
8 1 (0.45%) JMS
8 1 (0.45%) Middleware
8 1 (0.45%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.45%) REST
8 1 (0.45%) SOAP
8 1 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.50%) Algorithms
2 10 (4.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.60%) Clustering
4 7 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.15%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.25%) AS400
7 3 (1.35%) FMCG
7 3 (1.35%) Life Science
8 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.90%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.90%) User Experience
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.15%) AIX
1 7 (3.15%) Linux
2 6 (2.70%) SUSE
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Unix
4 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (36.94%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (21.62%) Analytics
3 33 (14.86%) Migration
4 31 (13.96%) ERP
5 25 (11.26%) Data Modelling
6 24 (10.81%) CRM
7 23 (10.36%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (9.91%) ETL
9 20 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (8.11%) Visualisation
11 15 (6.76%) Workflow
12 14 (6.31%) Data Migration
12 14 (6.31%) Data Science
13 13 (5.86%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (5.86%) Supplier Relationship Management
14 12 (5.41%) Business Development
14 12 (5.41%) Data Integration
14 12 (5.41%) Decision-Making
14 12 (5.41%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 40 (18.02%) ABAP
2 32 (14.41%) SQL
3 12 (5.41%) Java
3 12 (5.41%) R
4 11 (4.95%) Python
5 7 (3.15%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.25%) MATLAB
7 3 (1.35%) VB
8 2 (0.90%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (8.56%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.11%) Degree
3 14 (6.31%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.90%) ACCA
5 2 (0.90%) CIMA
5 2 (0.90%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.60%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.70%) GDPR
2 6 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.80%) SEPA
4 3 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.05%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) HDFS
3 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.15%) HP ALM
2 6 (2.70%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.45%) Oozie
Vendors
1 222 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (9.91%) Oracle
3 18 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.95%) HP
5 10 (4.50%) Alteryx
5 10 (4.50%) Informatica
6 9 (4.05%) Ariba
6 9 (4.05%) Tableau
6 9 (4.05%) Talend
7 7 (3.15%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.70%) Databricks
8 6 (2.70%) JD Edwards
9 4 (1.80%) OpenText
9 4 (1.80%) Workday
10 3 (1.35%) Concur
11 2 (0.90%) Adobe
11 2 (0.90%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.90%) hybris
11 2 (0.90%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.90%) TIBCO