Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 531 567 470
Rank change year-on-year +36 -97 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 343 313 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.32% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.64% 1.43% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 162 262
England median daily rate £500 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £355 £351 £313
90th Percentile £625 £650 £584
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
England median hourly rate £43.25 £28.50 £105.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.75% -72.86% +320.00%
10th Percentile £33.53 £21.95 £102.50
90th Percentile £48.98 £53.30 £107.50
UK median hourly rate £43.25 £28.50 £105.00
% change year-on-year +51.75% -72.86% +320.00%

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 20955 21940 24263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.09% 22.55% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14517 14699 16156
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 319 384
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.39% +0.79% +12.24%
10th Percentile £14.34 £11.20 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.41 £48.15 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% -1.75% +14.00%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
North of England +114 119 £600 +22.14% 3
London -14 114 £475 -2.06% 14
North West +88 110 £600 +15.38% 1
South East -10 60 £420 -4.49% 1
Midlands +5 23 £522 +4.40% 3
West Midlands +16 11 £400 -20.00% 3
East Midlands -8 9 £522 +0.63%
Yorkshire +20 6 £525 +12.00% 2
South West -14 4 £313 -16.67%
North East +63 3 £558 +45.75%
East of England -16 3 £538 +26.47% 2
SAP BW
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 England region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 343 (100.00%) SAP
2 99 (28.86%) Business Intelligence
3 81 (23.62%) BusinessObjects
4 78 (22.74%) Ariba
5 77 (22.45%) Finance
6 76 (22.16%) Migration
7 67 (19.53%) Data Migration
8 66 (19.24%) SAP HANA
9 64 (18.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 59 (17.20%) Data Modelling
11 40 (11.66%) Analytics
12 38 (11.08%) ERP
13 36 (10.50%) SQL
13 36 (10.50%) Tableau
14 33 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
16 30 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (7.87%) Visualisation
17 27 (7.87%) Procure-to-Pay
17 27 (7.87%) SAP FI
18 26 (7.58%) Manufacturing
18 26 (7.58%) SAP CO
18 26 (7.58%) SAP FI/CO
19 24 (7.00%) SAP MM
19 24 (7.00%) Hadoop
20 23 (6.71%) Pharmaceutical
20 23 (6.71%) ABAP
20 23 (6.71%) NetWeaver
21 22 (6.41%) SAP Implementation
22 21 (6.12%) 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 23 (6.71%) NetWeaver
2 15 (4.37%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.62%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.33%) Apache Pig
5 7 (2.04%) SAS
6 3 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.58%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.29%) SAP EP
8 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 27 (7.87%) SAP FI
2 26 (7.58%) SAP CO
2 26 (7.58%) SAP FI/CO
3 24 (7.00%) SAP MM
4 19 (5.54%) SAP ERP
5 16 (4.66%) SAP SD
5 16 (4.66%) SAP SRM
6 13 (3.79%) SAP BPC
7 12 (3.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 9 (2.62%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 9 (2.62%) SAP FSCM
9 7 (2.04%) SAP APO
10 5 (1.46%) SAP FI-AP
10 5 (1.46%) SAP MDM
11 4 (1.17%) SAP GRC
11 4 (1.17%) SAP MDG
12 3 (0.87%) SAP PP
12 3 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
13 2 (0.58%) SAP HR
13 2 (0.58%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.17%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (0.29%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.87%) SMS
2 1 (0.29%) Network Security
2 1 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (23.62%) BusinessObjects
2 66 (19.24%) SAP HANA
3 64 (18.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 24 (7.00%) Hadoop
5 21 (6.12%) SQL Server
6 20 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.96%) Big Data
8 16 (4.66%) Qlik Sense
9 15 (4.37%) SAP Data Services
10 12 (3.50%) QlikView
11 11 (3.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 9 (2.62%) Apache Hive
13 8 (2.33%) Lumira
13 8 (2.33%) Sqoop
14 7 (2.04%) DB2
14 7 (2.04%) HBase
15 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (1.17%) OLAP
16 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (1.17%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (0.87%) LSMW
2 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 77 (22.45%) Finance
2 26 (7.58%) Manufacturing
3 23 (6.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (3.50%) German Language
4 12 (3.50%) Italian Language
5 11 (3.21%) Advertising
5 11 (3.21%) Banking
5 11 (3.21%) Marketing
6 9 (2.62%) General Ledger
7 8 (2.33%) Retail
8 5 (1.46%) Legal
9 3 (0.87%) Billing
9 3 (0.87%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (0.87%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.58%) Back Office
11 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (33.24%) Consultant
2 109 (31.78%) SAP Consultant
3 57 (16.62%) Workstream Lead
4 54 (15.74%) Analyst
5 48 (13.99%) Developer
6 36 (10.50%) SAP BW Consultant
7 32 (9.33%) SAP Analyst
8 31 (9.04%) SAP Developer
9 23 (6.71%) SAP BW Developer
10 20 (5.83%) Architect
11 16 (4.66%) Data Analyst
11 16 (4.66%) SAP HANA Consultant
12 13 (3.79%) Business Analyst
12 13 (3.79%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 12 (3.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 12 (3.50%) SAP BI Consultant
13 12 (3.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
14 11 (3.21%) SAP FI Consultant
15 10 (2.92%) SAP CO Consultant
15 10 (2.92%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.25%) SAP Basis
2 10 (2.92%) SAP Fiori
3 9 (2.62%) XML
4 8 (2.33%) Kafka
4 8 (2.33%) SAP Smart Forms
5 6 (1.75%) J2EE
6 5 (1.46%) SAP XI
7 3 (0.87%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.58%) BAPI
8 2 (0.58%) IDoc
8 2 (0.58%) SAP MI
9 1 (0.29%) .NET
9 1 (0.29%) EDI
9 1 (0.29%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.29%) Middleware
9 1 (0.29%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.29%) SAP BSP
9 1 (0.29%) SAPUI5
9 1 (0.29%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.92%) FMCG
3 9 (2.62%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.17%) Clustering
4 4 (1.17%) Life Science
4 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.87%) User Experience
6 2 (0.58%) AS400
6 2 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.58%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.29%) DataPower
7 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.29%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.29%) HACMP
7 1 (0.29%) PDA
7 1 (0.29%) PMI
7 1 (0.29%) Replication
7 1 (0.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.33%) Unix
2 5 (1.46%) Linux
3 4 (1.17%) Windows
4 2 (0.58%) SUSE
4 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.29%) AIX
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (28.86%) Business Intelligence
2 76 (22.16%) Migration
3 67 (19.53%) Data Migration
4 59 (17.20%) Data Modelling
5 40 (11.66%) Analytics
6 38 (11.08%) ERP
7 33 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (7.87%) Procure-to-Pay
9 27 (7.87%) Visualisation
10 22 (6.41%) SAP Implementation
11 19 (5.54%) Project Management
12 15 (4.37%) Validation
13 14 (4.08%) Data Visualisation
14 13 (3.79%) Innovative Thinking
15 12 (3.50%) Contract Management
16 11 (3.21%) CRM
16 11 (3.21%) ETL
16 11 (3.21%) Record to Report
17 10 (2.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 36 (10.50%) SQL
2 23 (6.71%) ABAP
3 13 (3.79%) Java
4 9 (2.62%) SAPscript
5 8 (2.33%) C
6 4 (1.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.87%) Python
8 2 (0.58%) VBA
9 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (4.66%) SC Cleared
1 16 (4.66%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.08%) Degree
3 5 (1.46%) ISEB
3 5 (1.46%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.46%) SLA
3 4 (1.17%) GxP
3 4 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.58%) EMIR
4 2 (0.58%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (2.33%) HDFS
2 7 (2.04%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.04%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 343 (100.00%) SAP
2 78 (22.74%) Ariba
3 36 (10.50%) Tableau
4 11 (3.21%) Oracle
5 10 (2.92%) Microsoft
6 8 (2.33%) Cloudera
6 8 (2.33%) OpenText
7 7 (2.04%) Hortonworks
8 6 (1.75%) Informatica
9 4 (1.17%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.17%) Sybase
10 3 (0.87%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.87%) Cognos
10 3 (0.87%) FXall
10 3 (0.87%) HP
10 3 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.87%) Reuters
10 3 (0.87%) Teradata
11 2 (0.58%) Concur
11 2 (0.58%) Workday