Period
to 19 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 610 612 535
Rank change year-on-year +2 -77 +103
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 204 261 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.07% 1.21% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 122 133
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £327 £357
90th Percentile £600 £649 £600
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £469
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
England median hourly rate £18.19 £44.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.12% +50.85% +43.90%
UK median hourly rate £18.19 £44.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year -59.12% +50.85% +43.90%

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 19,033 21,558 19,764
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.41% 22.84% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,194 15,180 13,245
England median daily rate £483 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 231 242
England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £29.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +13.33% +3.72%
10th Percentile £14.25 £14.28 £9.38
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% +8.20% +7.02%

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 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 +31 91 £500 - 10
South East 0 55 £480 +4.24% 8
Midlands +20 17 £413 -13.16% 4
West Midlands +1 13 £413 -1.49% 2
North of England +12 11 £504 -12.30% 5
North West +1 10 £504 -8.32% 3
South West -10 8 £470 -14.55% 1
East Midlands +27 4 £409 - 2
East of England +17 2 - - 2
North East +21 1 - - 1
SAP BW
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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.

1 204 (100.00%) SAP
2 78 (38.24%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (32.35%) Finance
4 62 (30.39%) BusinessObjects
5 61 (29.90%) SAP HANA
6 51 (25.00%) ABAP
7 38 (18.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 36 (17.65%) SAP BPC
9 35 (17.16%) SAP S/4HANA
10 34 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 32 (15.69%) Analytics
12 30 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (14.71%) ERP
12 30 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (12.25%) Retail
14 24 (11.76%) Microsoft
14 24 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (10.78%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (10.78%) SAP FI
15 22 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (10.29%) PRINCE2
17 20 (9.80%) Security Cleared
18 19 (9.31%) SAP CO
18 19 (9.31%) Project Management
18 19 (9.31%) SAP FI/CO
18 19 (9.31%) OO
18 19 (9.31%) Microsoft Excel
18 19 (9.31%) SQL Server
19 18 (8.82%) SC Cleared
19 18 (8.82%) SAP Fiori

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 10 (4.90%) NetWeaver
2 5 (2.45%) SAP Portal
3 4 (1.96%) Apache
3 4 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.98%) SAS
5 1 (0.49%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (9.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.98%) SPSS
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (17.65%) SAP BPC
2 35 (17.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 22 (10.78%) SAP FI
4 19 (9.31%) SAP CO
4 19 (9.31%) SAP FI/CO
5 16 (7.84%) SAP ERP
6 9 (4.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (2.94%) SAP HR
8 5 (2.45%) SAP Retail
8 5 (2.45%) SAP SRM
9 3 (1.47%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 3 (1.47%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 3 (1.47%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
9 3 (1.47%) SAP MM
9 3 (1.47%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.98%) Cognos Planning
10 2 (0.98%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.98%) SAP IS-U
10 2 (0.98%) SAP SCM
11 1 (0.49%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (6.37%) Power Platform
2 6 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.96%) SaaS
5 3 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (30.39%) BusinessObjects
2 61 (29.90%) SAP HANA
3 38 (18.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 22 (10.78%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (9.31%) SQL Server
6 14 (6.86%) Big Data
6 14 (6.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 13 (6.37%) Power BI
8 11 (5.39%) SAP Data Services
9 9 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (3.92%) Data Lake
11 6 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.94%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.94%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.94%) Qlik Sense
11 6 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (3.43%) JIRA
2 5 (2.45%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.96%) Subversion
3 4 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.98%) ERwin
5 1 (0.49%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 66 (32.35%) Finance
2 25 (12.25%) Retail
3 9 (4.41%) Financial Institution
3 9 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.92%) Back Office
5 7 (3.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.96%) Publishing
7 3 (1.47%) Banking
8 2 (0.98%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 2 (0.98%) Military
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) Billing
9 1 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.49%) Local Government
9 1 (0.49%) Retail Finance
9 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (36.27%) Consultant
2 62 (30.39%) SAP Consultant
3 49 (24.02%) Developer
4 42 (20.59%) SAP Developer
5 30 (14.71%) SAP BW Consultant
6 28 (13.73%) SAP Manager
7 21 (10.29%) Project Manager
8 20 (9.80%) Analyst
8 20 (9.80%) SAP BW Developer
9 18 (8.82%) Architect
10 17 (8.33%) ABAP Developer
11 15 (7.35%) SAP Architect
11 15 (7.35%) SAP Project Manager
12 14 (6.86%) SAP Analyst
12 14 (6.86%) Senior Consultant
13 9 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 9 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 8 (3.92%) SAP BI Consultant
14 8 (3.92%) Senior Manager
15 7 (3.43%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.82%) SAP Fiori
2 14 (6.86%) Web Services
3 12 (5.88%) BAPI
3 12 (5.88%) SAP Smart Forms
3 12 (5.88%) SAPUI5
3 12 (5.88%) Web Dynpro
4 6 (2.94%) SAP Basis
4 6 (2.94%) SAP BSP
5 4 (1.96%) RESTful
5 4 (1.96%) SAP PI
5 4 (1.96%) Velocity
6 2 (0.98%) Middleware
6 2 (0.98%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.41%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.45%) FMCG
5 5 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.96%) Clustering
6 4 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (1.47%) Life Science
8 2 (0.98%) PMI
8 2 (0.98%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.49%) NHS
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.45%) AIX
1 5 (2.45%) Linux
1 5 (2.45%) Windows
2 4 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
2 4 (1.96%) SUSE
3 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (38.24%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 32 (15.69%) Analytics
4 30 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (14.71%) ERP
4 30 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (10.29%) PRINCE2
7 19 (9.31%) OO
7 19 (9.31%) Project Management
8 17 (8.33%) Migration
9 16 (7.84%) CRM
9 16 (7.84%) Visualisation
10 14 (6.86%) ITIL
11 13 (6.37%) Service Delivery
12 12 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
12 12 (5.88%) Logistics
12 12 (5.88%) OOP
12 12 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (5.88%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (25.00%) ABAP
2 17 (8.33%) SQL
3 12 (5.88%) SAPscript
4 6 (2.94%) Java
4 6 (2.94%) Python
5 4 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.47%) R
6 3 (1.47%) VBA
7 2 (0.98%) VB
8 1 (0.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 17 (8.33%) Degree
4 6 (2.94%) MCSA
4 6 (2.94%) MCSE
4 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.96%) ACCA
5 4 (1.96%) CIMA
5 4 (1.96%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.49%) APMP
8 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.49%) CCA
8 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.96%) SLA
2 3 (1.47%) QA
3 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.98%) GDPR
3 2 (0.98%) PMO
4 1 (0.49%) GAAP
4 1 (0.49%) IFRS
4 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (3.92%) HP ALM
2 4 (1.96%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 204 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.41%) Oracle
3 9 (4.41%) Tableau
4 8 (3.92%) HP
5 6 (2.94%) Adobe
5 6 (2.94%) Cloudera
5 6 (2.94%) Google
6 5 (2.45%) Cognos
7 4 (1.96%) Alteryx
7 4 (1.96%) Ariba
7 4 (1.96%) Concur
7 4 (1.96%) StreamSets
7 4 (1.96%) Workday
8 3 (1.47%) OpenText
9 2 (0.98%) Informatica
9 2 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.98%) Netezza
9 2 (0.98%) Sybase
9 2 (0.98%) Teradata