Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 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
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 570 645 556
Rank change year-on-year +75 -89 -40
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 131 195 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.00% 0.95% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 106 207
England median daily rate £492 £486 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% -2.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £377 £338 £326
90th Percentile £723 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £490 £480 £500
% change year-on-year +2.08% -4.00% +10.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
England median hourly rate - £77.42 £51.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +51.55% +85.76%
UK median hourly rate £20.36 £77.42 £51.09
% change year-on-year -73.71% +51.55% +85.76%

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 13,075 20,447 20,459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.41% 22.58% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,738 14,231 14,407
England median daily rate £488 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.63% +8.57%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £465
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 227 227
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - +27.27%
10th Percentile £14.27 £14.05 £15.22
90th Percentile £58.30 £56.20 £56.80
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +27.27%

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 28 February 2020.

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
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 28 February 2020. 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 +80 53 £550 +10.00% 4
South East +85 47 £490 +15.29% 2
North of England +61 11 £525 +14.75% 3
North West +31 10 £525 +5.00% 3
Midlands +50 8 £463 +12.12% 2
West Midlands +46 5 £463 +12.12% 1
South West +26 4 £456 -4.20% 1
East Midlands +35 3 - - 1
East of England +27 2 £450 -18.18% 1
SAP BW
UK

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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.

1 131 (100.00%) SAP
2 53 (40.46%) Business Intelligence
3 43 (32.82%) SAP HANA
4 33 (25.19%) Analytics
5 31 (23.66%) Finance
6 27 (20.61%) Power BI
6 27 (20.61%) Power Platform
7 25 (19.08%) SAP S/4HANA
7 25 (19.08%) Data Modelling
7 25 (19.08%) ABAP
8 21 (16.03%) Azure
8 21 (16.03%) Test Scripting
9 20 (15.27%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (14.50%) Project Management
10 19 (14.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (14.50%) SAP Fiori
11 18 (13.74%) Change Management
12 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
12 17 (12.98%) SAP BPC
13 16 (12.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 16 (12.21%) SQL
14 15 (11.45%) Public Sector
15 14 (10.69%) ERP
15 14 (10.69%) SAP Payroll
15 14 (10.69%) System Testing
16 13 (9.92%) SAP HCM
16 13 (9.92%) OLAP
16 13 (9.92%) Mentoring
17 12 (9.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence

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 6 (4.58%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.76%) SAP EP
2 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 25 (19.08%) SAP S/4HANA
2 17 (12.98%) SAP BPC
3 16 (12.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (10.69%) SAP Payroll
5 13 (9.92%) SAP HCM
6 8 (6.11%) SAP CO
6 8 (6.11%) SAP FI
6 8 (6.11%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (5.34%) SAP HR
8 6 (4.58%) SAP ERP
9 4 (3.05%) SAP APO
9 4 (3.05%) SAP MM
10 2 (1.53%) SAP CRM
10 2 (1.53%) SAP GRC
10 2 (1.53%) SAP IBP
10 2 (1.53%) SAP MDG
11 1 (0.76%) SAP Bank Analyzer
11 1 (0.76%) SAP CAR
11 1 (0.76%) SAP IS-U
11 1 (0.76%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.61%) Power Platform
2 21 (16.03%) Azure
3 9 (6.87%) AWS
4 5 (3.82%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (3.05%) GCP
6 1 (0.76%) Boomi
6 1 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (32.82%) SAP HANA
2 27 (20.61%) Power BI
3 20 (15.27%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (9.92%) OLAP
5 12 (9.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 11 (8.40%) Data Lake
7 9 (6.87%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (6.11%) SAP Data Services
9 7 (5.34%) RDBMS
9 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
10 6 (4.58%) Lumira
10 6 (4.58%) SQL Server
11 5 (3.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (3.05%) BigQuery
12 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
13 3 (2.29%) Big Data
13 3 (2.29%) MongoDB
13 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
13 3 (2.29%) OLTP
13 3 (2.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.53%) ERwin
1 2 (1.53%) LSMW
2 1 (0.76%) ER Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (23.66%) Finance
2 15 (11.45%) Public Sector
3 5 (3.82%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.82%) Retail
4 3 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.53%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.53%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) French Language
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (31.30%) Consultant
2 35 (26.72%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (14.50%) Analyst
3 19 (14.50%) Developer
4 18 (13.74%) Business Analyst
5 16 (12.21%) Architect
6 12 (9.16%) SAP Architect
6 12 (9.16%) SAP Developer
7 10 (7.63%) HR Consultant
7 10 (7.63%) SAP Analyst
7 10 (7.63%) SAP Business Analyst
7 10 (7.63%) SAP HR Consultant
8 9 (6.87%) SAP BW Developer
9 8 (6.11%) SAP BW Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) Functional Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 6 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (3.82%) SAP BI Consultant
13 4 (3.05%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.50%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (4.58%) SAP PI
3 5 (3.82%) SAP Basis
4 4 (3.05%) SAPUI5
5 3 (2.29%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (2.29%) NumPy
5 3 (2.29%) TensorFlow
6 2 (1.53%) IDoc
6 2 (1.53%) SAP ALE
6 2 (1.53%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.76%) CSS
7 1 (0.76%) HTML
7 1 (0.76%) HTML5
7 1 (0.76%) Java EE
7 1 (0.76%) jQuery
7 1 (0.76%) SAP MI
7 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.05%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.53%) Clustering
5 2 (1.53%) FMCG
5 2 (1.53%) Replication
5 2 (1.53%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.29%) Linux
2 2 (1.53%) AIX
2 2 (1.53%) SUSE
3 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.76%) Unix
3 1 (0.76%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (40.46%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (25.19%) Analytics
3 25 (19.08%) Data Modelling
4 21 (16.03%) Test Scripting
5 19 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (14.50%) Project Management
5 19 (14.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (13.74%) Change Management
7 14 (10.69%) ERP
7 14 (10.69%) System Testing
8 13 (9.92%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.63%) Data Architecture
9 10 (7.63%) ETL
9 10 (7.63%) Migration
10 9 (6.87%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 7 (5.34%) Data Science
11 7 (5.34%) Machine Learning
11 7 (5.34%) Visualisation
12 6 (4.58%) DevOps
13 5 (3.82%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.08%) ABAP
2 16 (12.21%) SQL
3 7 (5.34%) Java
4 3 (2.29%) MATLAB
4 3 (2.29%) Python
4 3 (2.29%) R
5 2 (1.53%) VBA
6 1 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.34%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (2.29%) Degree
4 2 (1.53%) ACCA
4 2 (1.53%) CIMA
4 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) CCA
5 1 (0.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.76%) MBA
5 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) Data Quality
1 6 (4.58%) QA
2 4 (3.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.29%) IFRS
4 1 (0.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) HDFS
1 1 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 131 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.40%) Oracle
4 7 (5.34%) Ariba
4 7 (5.34%) Cloudera
4 7 (5.34%) Palantir
5 6 (4.58%) Ab Initio
6 4 (3.05%) Google
6 4 (3.05%) IBM
6 4 (3.05%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (3.05%) Tableau
6 4 (3.05%) Teradata
7 3 (2.29%) Concur
7 3 (2.29%) Informatica
7 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.53%) Birst
8 2 (1.53%) Infor
8 2 (1.53%) JDA
8 2 (1.53%) Talend
9 1 (0.76%) Hortonworks