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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK / England
Rank 469 488 365
Rank change year-on-year +19 -123  
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 109 124 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.25% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 1.14% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 63 139
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £520 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +2.35% +0.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year +37.50% -  

SAP BW is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9405 10894 10659
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.80% 22.39% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6392 7374 6918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 163 145
Median hourly rate £34.62 £34.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +5.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAP BW as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 36 £518 +8.94% 3
South East +16 22 £416 +0.90% 3
East Midlands +1 13 £500 +6.66% 2
North West +10 12 £575 +35.29% 2
West Midlands +19 9 £475 +90.00% 2
East of England -1 7 £400 -20.00% 4
Midlands +10 2 - - 1
South West -6 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
SAP BW
UK

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 289 (100.00%) SAP
2 129 (44.64%) Business Intelligence
3 111 (38.41%) BusinessObjects
4 82 (28.37%) Finance
5 77 (26.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 66 (22.84%) SAP HANA
7 55 (19.03%) ERP
8 51 (17.65%) SAP BPC
9 43 (14.88%) SAP ERP
10 41 (14.19%) ABAP
11 38 (13.15%) Migration
12 30 (10.38%) SAP FI
12 30 (10.38%) Analytics
13 27 (9.34%) CRM
13 27 (9.34%) SAP Implementation
14 26 (9.00%) Security Cleared
15 25 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (8.65%) Oracle
15 25 (8.65%) Data Modelling
15 25 (8.65%) NetWeaver
16 24 (8.30%) Data Management
16 24 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (8.30%) SAP Data Services
17 23 (7.96%) SAP Basis
18 22 (7.61%) Project Management
18 22 (7.61%) SAP FI/CO
18 22 (7.61%) SAP CO
19 20 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
19 20 (6.92%) ETL
20 19 (6.57%) SQL Server

SAP BW
Top Related 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 25 (8.65%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (0.69%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.69%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.35%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.04%) MS Project
4 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 51 (17.65%) SAP BPC
2 43 (14.88%) SAP ERP
3 30 (10.38%) SAP FI
4 22 (7.61%) SAP CO
4 22 (7.61%) SAP FI/CO
5 18 (6.23%) SAP HR
6 16 (5.54%) SAP PSCD
7 15 (5.19%) SAP GRC
8 11 (3.81%) SAP S/4HANA
9 8 (2.77%) SAP MM
10 7 (2.42%) SAP APO
10 7 (2.42%) SAP PS
10 7 (2.42%) SAP SRM
11 6 (2.08%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 5 (1.73%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
12 5 (1.73%) SAP HCM
13 4 (1.38%) SAP CRM
13 4 (1.38%) SAP FSCM
13 4 (1.38%) SAP MDG
13 4 (1.38%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.11%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (2.08%) SaaS
3 4 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.35%) GitHub
4 1 (0.35%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.35%) LAN
2 1 (0.35%) TETRA
2 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (38.41%) BusinessObjects
2 77 (26.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 66 (22.84%) SAP HANA
4 25 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (8.30%) SAP Data Services
6 19 (6.57%) SQL Server
7 13 (4.50%) Oracle Database
8 11 (3.81%) DB2
9 10 (3.46%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (3.46%) QlikView
9 10 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (3.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 8 (2.77%) Lumira
11 8 (2.77%) OLAP
12 7 (2.42%) Relational Database
12 7 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (2.08%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (1.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 4 (1.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.38%) NWDI
2 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (28.37%) Finance
2 19 (6.57%) General Ledger
3 16 (5.54%) Retail
4 15 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.15%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (3.11%) Legal
8 7 (2.42%) Banking
9 4 (1.38%) Billing
10 3 (1.04%) Back Office
11 2 (0.69%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.69%) German Language
11 2 (0.69%) Marketing
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
12 1 (0.35%) French Language
12 1 (0.35%) Games
12 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (41.18%) Consultant
2 109 (37.72%) SAP Consultant
3 46 (15.92%) Analyst
4 41 (14.19%) SAP BW Consultant
5 35 (12.11%) Developer
6 32 (11.07%) SAP Analyst
7 31 (10.73%) Architect
8 28 (9.69%) SAP Architect
9 27 (9.34%) SAP Developer
10 23 (7.96%) Solutions Architect
11 21 (7.27%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 19 (6.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 19 (6.57%) SAP BI Consultant
13 17 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 17 (5.88%) SAP Manager
14 15 (5.19%) Project Manager
15 14 (4.84%) SAP FI Consultant
16 12 (4.15%) SAP Basis Consultant
16 12 (4.15%) SAP BI Analyst
16 12 (4.15%) SAP HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.96%) SAP Basis
2 16 (5.54%) SAP XI
3 6 (2.08%) SAP PI
4 5 (1.73%) EDI
5 4 (1.38%) SAPUI5
6 3 (1.04%) SAP CO-PA
6 3 (1.04%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (1.04%) SAP TM
7 2 (0.69%) Cascading
7 2 (0.69%) Kafka
8 1 (0.35%) .NET
8 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.35%) CSS
8 1 (0.35%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.35%) Middleware
8 1 (0.35%) Node.js
8 1 (0.35%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.73%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.38%) Clustering
5 3 (1.04%) PMI
5 3 (1.04%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.04%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.69%) Life Science
6 2 (0.69%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.35%) DataPower
7 1 (0.35%) FMCG
7 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.08%) AIX
2 3 (1.04%) Linux
2 3 (1.04%) Windows
3 1 (0.35%) Solaris
3 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (44.64%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (19.03%) ERP
3 38 (13.15%) Migration
4 30 (10.38%) Analytics
5 27 (9.34%) CRM
5 27 (9.34%) SAP Implementation
6 25 (8.65%) Data Modelling
7 24 (8.30%) Data Management
8 22 (7.61%) Project Management
9 20 (6.92%) ETL
9 20 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (6.23%) Master Data Management
11 17 (5.88%) SAP Security
12 16 (5.54%) Business Analysis
12 16 (5.54%) Data Migration
13 15 (5.19%) Revenue Management
13 15 (5.19%) Test Management
14 13 (4.50%) System Testing
15 12 (4.15%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (3.81%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 41 (14.19%) ABAP
2 17 (5.88%) SQL
3 10 (3.46%) Java
4 6 (2.08%) VBA
5 4 (1.38%) VB
6 3 (1.04%) Python
7 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.35%) C
8 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (9.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.19%) CCA
3 12 (4.15%) BC Cleared
3 12 (4.15%) Degree
4 11 (3.81%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.04%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.69%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.35%) ACCA
8 1 (0.35%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.69%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) IFRS
3 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.35%) SEPA
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) HDFS
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 289 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (8.65%) Oracle
3 17 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.19%) webMethods
5 14 (4.84%) Ariba
6 7 (2.42%) Concur
7 6 (2.08%) OpenText
8 5 (1.73%) BMC
8 5 (1.73%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.38%) IBM
10 3 (1.04%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.04%) FXall
10 3 (1.04%) Kenexa
10 3 (1.04%) Reuters
10 3 (1.04%) Sybase
10 3 (1.04%) Tableau
11 2 (0.69%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.69%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.69%) Netezza
11 2 (0.69%) Sun
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