Period
to 20 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 540 515 503
Rank change year-on-year -25 -12 -73
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 337 308 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.66% 1.56% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 176 198
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -5.15%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £313
90th Percentile £625 £650 £564
UK median daily rate £500 £457 £438
% change year-on-year +9.53% +4.34% -4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
England median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% +37.50% -20.00%
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +81.82% +37.50% -20.00%

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 20,346 19,758 22,523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.82% 22.37% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,332 13,322 15,210
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £278
90th Percentile £635 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 254 368
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.95 £27.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.90% -4.33% -1.38%
10th Percentile £15.25 £9.25 £11.68
90th Percentile £57.88 £47.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £34.50 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +30.19% -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 20 February 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 February 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 February 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 -23 102 £480 -1.03% 6
North of England +68 89 £600 +21.21% 5
North West +49 80 £600 +4.35% 2
South East -5 79 £438 +1.87% 6
South West +27 18 £308 -15.03% 1
Midlands -23 14 £500 -1.23% 3
West Midlands +3 10 £475 -11.63% 1
Yorkshire -1 9 £450 - 2
East Midlands -19 3 £525 +3.70% 2
East of England -31 3 £538 +19.44%
SAP BW
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 337 (100.00%) SAP
2 120 (35.61%) Business Intelligence
3 99 (29.38%) Finance
4 79 (23.44%) SAP HANA
5 75 (22.26%) Migration
6 74 (21.96%) Ariba
7 72 (21.36%) BusinessObjects
8 68 (20.18%) Data Modelling
8 68 (20.18%) Data Migration
9 67 (19.88%) Analytics
10 65 (19.29%) SQL
11 50 (14.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 47 (13.95%) Tableau
13 42 (12.46%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (11.87%) Visualisation
15 37 (10.98%) SQL Server
15 37 (10.98%) ERP
16 36 (10.68%) Hadoop
16 36 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
17 34 (10.09%) Project Management
18 33 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
19 29 (8.61%) Big Data
20 28 (8.31%) SAP FI
21 27 (8.01%) SAP BPC
22 26 (7.72%) SAP Data Services
22 26 (7.72%) Apache Spark
22 26 (7.72%) Manufacturing
23 25 (7.42%) ABAP
24 24 (7.12%) Procure-to-Pay
25 23 (6.82%) HBase

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 26 (7.72%) Apache Spark
2 14 (4.15%) Apache Pig
3 13 (3.86%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.78%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.30%) Apache
5 1 (0.30%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.30%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.30%) SAS
5 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (8.31%) SAP FI
2 27 (8.01%) SAP BPC
3 18 (5.34%) SAP MM
4 17 (5.04%) SAP CO
4 17 (5.04%) SAP FI/CO
5 16 (4.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 15 (4.45%) SAP ERP
7 10 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (2.97%) SAP APO
7 10 (2.97%) SAP S/4HANA
7 10 (2.97%) SAP SD
8 9 (2.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 7 (2.08%) SAP FSCM
9 7 (2.08%) SAP GRC
10 5 (1.48%) SAP SRM
11 4 (1.19%) SAP MDG
12 3 (0.89%) SAP MDM
12 3 (0.89%) SAP PS
13 2 (0.59%) SAP PP
13 2 (0.59%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.30%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.59%) SMS
2 1 (0.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (23.44%) SAP HANA
2 72 (21.36%) BusinessObjects
3 50 (14.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 37 (10.98%) SQL Server
5 36 (10.68%) Hadoop
6 29 (8.61%) Big Data
7 26 (7.72%) SAP Data Services
8 23 (6.82%) HBase
8 23 (6.82%) Power BI
9 22 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (4.75%) Lumira
11 15 (4.45%) Apache Hive
12 14 (4.15%) Data Lake
12 14 (4.15%) Qlik Sense
12 14 (4.15%) Sqoop
13 10 (2.97%) Spotfire
14 9 (2.67%) Cosmos DB
14 9 (2.67%) HDInsight
14 9 (2.67%) MySQL
14 9 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.89%) LSMW
2 2 (0.59%) JIRA
2 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 99 (29.38%) Finance
2 26 (7.72%) Manufacturing
3 15 (4.45%) Marketing
3 15 (4.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (4.15%) German Language
5 12 (3.56%) Italian Language
6 10 (2.97%) Advertising
6 10 (2.97%) Games
7 8 (2.37%) Retail
8 6 (1.78%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.19%) Back Office
9 4 (1.19%) Banking
10 3 (0.89%) Legal
11 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.59%) Automotive
11 2 (0.59%) Billing
11 2 (0.59%) Law
12 1 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (29.38%) Consultant
2 95 (28.19%) SAP Consultant
3 57 (16.91%) Analyst
3 57 (16.91%) Workstream Lead
4 38 (11.28%) Developer
5 35 (10.39%) SAP BW Consultant
6 27 (8.01%) SAP Analyst
7 23 (6.82%) Data Analyst
8 22 (6.53%) Architect
9 18 (5.34%) Project Manager
10 16 (4.75%) Business Analyst
10 16 (4.75%) SAP Manager
11 13 (3.86%) SAP Business Analyst
11 13 (3.86%) SAP Project Manager
12 12 (3.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 12 (3.56%) SAP BPC Consultant
12 12 (3.56%) SAP CO Consultant
12 12 (3.56%) SAP FI Consultant
13 11 (3.26%) SAP Developer
13 11 (3.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.56%) XML
2 10 (2.97%) Kafka
3 9 (2.67%) J2EE
3 9 (2.67%) RESTful
4 6 (1.78%) SAP Basis
5 4 (1.19%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (0.89%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.59%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.59%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.30%) BAPI
8 1 (0.30%) IDoc
8 1 (0.30%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.75%) FMCG
3 10 (2.97%) e-Learning
4 9 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.08%) Virtual Team
6 6 (1.78%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.78%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.48%) RIA
8 3 (0.89%) User Experience
9 2 (0.59%) AS400
9 2 (0.59%) Clustering
9 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.59%) LIMS
10 1 (0.30%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.30%) HACMP
10 1 (0.30%) Life Science
10 1 (0.30%) PMI
10 1 (0.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.78%) Unix
2 2 (0.59%) Windows
3 1 (0.30%) Linux
3 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (35.61%) Business Intelligence
2 75 (22.26%) Migration
3 68 (20.18%) Data Migration
3 68 (20.18%) Data Modelling
4 67 (19.88%) Analytics
5 42 (12.46%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (11.87%) Visualisation
7 37 (10.98%) ERP
8 34 (10.09%) Project Management
9 33 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (7.12%) Procure-to-Pay
11 19 (5.64%) CRM
12 18 (5.34%) Technical Architecture
13 16 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (4.75%) Information Management
13 16 (4.75%) Test Scripting
14 14 (4.15%) MapReduce
14 14 (4.15%) Project Planning
15 13 (3.86%) ETL
15 13 (3.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 65 (19.29%) SQL
2 25 (7.42%) ABAP
3 12 (3.56%) Java
4 11 (3.26%) Python
5 9 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.37%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.89%) SAPscript
7 3 (0.89%) VBA
8 2 (0.59%) R
9 1 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (6.53%) Degree
2 7 (2.08%) Master's Degree
2 7 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.78%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.48%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.59%) ACCA
5 2 (0.59%) CIMA
5 2 (0.59%) ISEB
5 2 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.86%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.97%) QA
3 6 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.89%) GxP
5 2 (0.59%) EMIR
5 2 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (4.15%) Apache Flume
1 14 (4.15%) HDFS
2 1 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (4.15%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.59%) Oozie
4 1 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 337 (100.00%) SAP
2 74 (21.96%) Ariba
3 47 (13.95%) Tableau
4 15 (4.45%) Cloudera
5 14 (4.15%) Hortonworks
5 14 (4.15%) Microsoft
6 13 (3.86%) Oracle
7 9 (2.67%) Alteryx
8 7 (2.08%) OpenText
9 5 (1.48%) Informatica
10 3 (0.89%) Adobe
10 3 (0.89%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.89%) Concur
10 3 (0.89%) FXall
10 3 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.89%) Reuters
10 3 (0.89%) Teradata
11 2 (0.59%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.59%) Workday