Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP Data Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Data Services over the 6 months to 23 June 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 Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 716 696 717
Rank change year-on-year -20 +21 -39
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 126 110 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% 0.58% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 47 71
England median daily rate £513 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +2.86% -1.69%
10th Percentile £317 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £593 £600
UK median daily rate £513 £450 £442
% change year-on-year +13.89% +1.81% +0.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
England median hourly rate £44.50 £18.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.33% - -
UK median hourly rate £44.50 £18.75 -
% change year-on-year +137.33% - -

SAP Data Services 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 20,763 19,105 21,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.69% 22.64% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,576 12,808 14,804
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £638 £619 £601
UK median daily rate £463 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +5.11% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 239 334
England median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -0.83% +21.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £9.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £54.25 £50.00 £53.28
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +9.62%

SAP Data Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP Data Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Data Services in England

SAP Data Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP Data Services in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Data Services in England

SAP Data Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Data Services in England over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Data Services in England

SAP Data Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Data Services in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Data Services in England

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services within the England region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
South East +7 59 £525 +17.98% 4
London -47 43 £513 +7.89% 2
Midlands -12 10 £390 -14.05%
West Midlands -13 10 £390 -20.41%
North of England -48 8 £338 -19.64% 4
North West -24 4 £338 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire -31 4 £400 -27.27% 3
East of England -4 2 £350 - 1
South Coast - 2 - -
South West +7 1 £475 - 1
SAP Data Services
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services.

1 104 (82.54%) SAP
2 77 (61.11%) BusinessObjects
3 73 (57.94%) Finance
4 50 (39.68%) SQL
5 46 (36.51%) ETL
6 37 (29.37%) ERP
7 36 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (26.19%) SAP ERP
9 30 (23.81%) Migration
10 28 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 27 (21.43%) Telecoms
11 27 (21.43%) CRM
12 26 (20.63%) Master Data Management
13 24 (19.05%) Revenue Management
13 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
13 24 (19.05%) SAP XI
14 23 (18.25%) SAP PSCD
15 22 (17.46%) Data Migration
15 22 (17.46%) General Ledger
15 22 (17.46%) CCA
15 22 (17.46%) webMethods
15 22 (17.46%) Accounts Payable
15 22 (17.46%) Accounts Receivable
16 21 (16.67%) SAP BW
17 20 (15.87%) Microsoft
17 20 (15.87%) Tableau
18 19 (15.08%) Visualisation
18 19 (15.08%) Data Modelling
19 16 (12.70%) Data Quality
20 15 (11.90%) Analytics

SAP Data Services
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 8 (6.35%) Apache Spark
2 7 (5.56%) Apache Pig
2 7 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 33 (26.19%) SAP ERP
2 23 (18.25%) SAP PSCD
3 11 (8.73%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (6.35%) Markit EDM
4 8 (6.35%) SAP FI
5 7 (5.56%) SAP BPC
5 7 (5.56%) SAP MM
6 5 (3.97%) SAP APO
7 4 (3.17%) SAP CO
7 4 (3.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (3.17%) SAP FI-CA
7 4 (3.17%) SAP MDM
7 4 (3.17%) SAP SD
8 2 (1.59%) SAP CRM
8 2 (1.59%) SAP MDG
9 1 (0.79%) SAP LE
9 1 (0.79%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.79%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (61.11%) BusinessObjects
2 28 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 21 (16.67%) SAP BW
5 14 (11.11%) Big Data
6 11 (8.73%) SAP HANA
7 10 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (7.94%) Hadoop
7 10 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (7.14%) Apache Hive
8 9 (7.14%) QlikView
8 9 (7.14%) Star Schema
9 8 (6.35%) Pentaho
10 7 (5.56%) HBase
10 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (5.56%) Sqoop
11 6 (4.76%) Data Lake
12 5 (3.97%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (3.17%) BODI
Development Applications
1 15 (11.90%) LSMW
2 5 (3.97%) JIRA
3 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.79%) ER Studio
4 1 (0.79%) ERwin
4 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 73 (57.94%) Finance
2 27 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 22 (17.46%) General Ledger
4 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (39.68%) Developer
2 41 (32.54%) Consultant
3 37 (29.37%) SAP Consultant
4 19 (15.08%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 18 (14.29%) Business Developer
5 18 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 16 (12.70%) Analyst
6 16 (12.70%) SAP Developer
7 14 (11.11%) ETL Developer
8 11 (8.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 11 (8.73%) SAP Analyst
9 8 (6.35%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Data Consultant
11 6 (4.76%) Architect
11 6 (4.76%) Data Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) Data Migration Consultant
11 6 (4.76%) Migration Consultant
11 6 (4.76%) SAP BI Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) SAP BI Developer
11 6 (4.76%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.05%) SAP XI
2 8 (6.35%) XML
3 6 (4.76%) BAPI
4 4 (3.17%) JSON
5 2 (1.59%) J2EE
5 2 (1.59%) Kafka
5 2 (1.59%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.79%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.79%) Web Services
6 1 (0.79%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) Data Structures
2 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.14%) User Experience
4 8 (6.35%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.38%) AS400
6 1 (0.79%) FMCG
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.17%) Unix
2 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.51%) ETL
2 37 (29.37%) ERP
3 36 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (23.81%) Migration
5 27 (21.43%) CRM
6 26 (20.63%) Master Data Management
7 24 (19.05%) Revenue Management
8 22 (17.46%) Accounts Payable
8 22 (17.46%) Accounts Receivable
8 22 (17.46%) Data Migration
9 19 (15.08%) Data Modelling
9 19 (15.08%) Visualisation
10 15 (11.90%) Analytics
11 13 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (10.32%) Data Management
12 11 (8.73%) Data Cleansing
13 9 (7.14%) Data Governance
13 9 (7.14%) Metadata Management
14 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Data Management
14 8 (6.35%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 50 (39.68%) SQL
2 12 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 8 (6.35%) ABAP
4 6 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.59%) Java
6 2 (1.59%) Python
7 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.79%) Korn
7 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) CCA
2 5 (3.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) Apache Flume
1 7 (5.56%) HDFS
1 7 (5.56%) XenApp
1 7 (5.56%) XenDesktop
2 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (4.76%) SCCM
3 4 (3.17%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.79%) Oozie
Vendors
1 104 (82.54%) SAP
2 22 (17.46%) webMethods
3 20 (15.87%) Microsoft
3 20 (15.87%) Tableau
4 12 (9.52%) Cloudera
5 9 (7.14%) Informatica
6 8 (6.35%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (5.56%) Citrix
7 7 (5.56%) Hortonworks
7 7 (5.56%) Oracle
8 4 (3.17%) HP
9 3 (2.38%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.79%) Ariba
10 1 (0.79%) Cognos
10 1 (0.79%) IBM
10 1 (0.79%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.79%) Workday