Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 742 701 696
Rank change year-on-year -41 -5 +31
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 129 133 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.65% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 65 106
England median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £333 £388 £356
90th Percentile £587 £585 £638
UK median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
England median hourly rate £73.34 £52.50 £54.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.70% -2.78% +42.86%
10th Percentile £47.50 £29.00 £52.00
90th Percentile £81.43 £63.70 £56.00
UK median hourly rate £73.34 £52.50 £54.00
% change year-on-year +39.70% -2.78% +42.86%

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 21,533 20,342 22,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.94% 22.39% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,224 13,734 15,093
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 255 341
England median hourly rate £28.75 £29.62 £29.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -0.87% +8.65%
10th Percentile £13.90 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £56.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £27.87 £29.50 £29.88
% change year-on-year -5.54% -1.27% +4.84%

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 21 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Data Services in England over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 September 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 -6 55 £513 +7.89% 4
South East +15 53 £550 +10.00% 4
North of England -48 12 £363 -19.44%
North West -23 7 £363 -14.71%
Yorkshire -30 5 £388 -22.50%
East of England +1 3 - - 2
Midlands -15 3 £475 +9.83%
West Midlands -22 3 £475 +2.15%
South Coast - 2 - -
SAP Data Services
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 114 (88.37%) SAP
2 67 (51.94%) BusinessObjects
3 58 (44.96%) Finance
4 49 (37.98%) ETL
5 44 (34.11%) SQL
6 42 (32.56%) Migration
7 38 (29.46%) ERP
8 37 (28.68%) Data Migration
9 31 (24.03%) SAP ERP
9 31 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
11 22 (17.05%) CRM
11 22 (17.05%) Master Data Management
12 20 (15.50%) Telecoms
13 19 (14.73%) SAP XI
14 18 (13.95%) General Ledger
14 18 (13.95%) CCA
14 18 (13.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 18 (13.95%) SAP PSCD
14 18 (13.95%) Revenue Management
14 18 (13.95%) Accounts Receivable
15 17 (13.18%) Accounts Payable
15 17 (13.18%) Data Modelling
15 17 (13.18%) SAP BW
15 17 (13.18%) webMethods
16 16 (12.40%) SAP HANA
17 15 (11.63%) Data Cleansing
17 15 (11.63%) LSMW
17 15 (11.63%) SAP S/4HANA
18 14 (10.85%) JIRA

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 5 (3.88%) Confluence
2 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.78%) SAS
2 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (24.03%) SAP ERP
2 18 (13.95%) SAP PSCD
3 15 (11.63%) SAP S/4HANA
4 9 (6.98%) SAP FI
5 7 (5.43%) SAP MM
6 6 (4.65%) SAP APO
6 6 (4.65%) SAP BPC
6 6 (4.65%) SAP MDG
7 5 (3.88%) SAP FI-CA
7 5 (3.88%) SAP MDM
8 4 (3.10%) SAP CO
8 4 (3.10%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (3.10%) SAP SD
9 3 (2.33%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (1.55%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.78%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) Azure Data Factory
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (51.94%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
3 18 (13.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 17 (13.18%) SAP BW
5 16 (12.40%) SAP HANA
6 13 (10.08%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (7.75%) DB2
7 10 (7.75%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (5.43%) Big Data
8 7 (5.43%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.65%) Data Lake
9 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.33%) Lumira
11 3 (2.33%) Power BI
11 3 (2.33%) QlikView
11 3 (2.33%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.55%) BODI
12 2 (1.55%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.55%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 15 (11.63%) LSMW
2 14 (10.85%) JIRA
3 3 (2.33%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.33%) JUnit
3 3 (2.33%) Selenium
4 2 (1.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 58 (44.96%) Finance
2 20 (15.50%) Telecoms
3 18 (13.95%) General Ledger
4 9 (6.98%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Billing
6 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.78%) German Language
Job Titles
1 47 (36.43%) Consultant
1 47 (36.43%) Developer
2 42 (32.56%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (15.50%) SAP Developer
4 18 (13.95%) ETL Developer
4 18 (13.95%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 17 (13.18%) Data Consultant
6 16 (12.40%) Business Developer
7 14 (10.85%) SAP Data Consultant
8 13 (10.08%) Analyst
8 13 (10.08%) Data Migration Consultant
8 13 (10.08%) Migration Consultant
9 11 (8.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (8.53%) Data Analyst
10 10 (7.75%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
10 10 (7.75%) SAP Migration Consultant
11 8 (6.20%) Architect
12 7 (5.43%) SAP Analyst
12 7 (5.43%) SAP FI Consultant
13 5 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.73%) SAP XI
2 11 (8.53%) XML
3 10 (7.75%) JSON
4 7 (5.43%) BAPI
5 4 (3.10%) HTML
5 4 (3.10%) HTML5
6 3 (2.33%) CSS
6 3 (2.33%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (2.33%) Spring
6 3 (2.33%) XHTML
7 2 (1.55%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.78%) EDI
8 1 (0.78%) JDBC
8 1 (0.78%) Kafka
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.78%) REST
8 1 (0.78%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.78%) SOAP
8 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Data Structures
2 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.10%) AS400
3 2 (1.55%) User Experience
4 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.78%) FMCG
4 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.98%) ETL
2 42 (32.56%) Migration
3 38 (29.46%) ERP
4 37 (28.68%) Data Migration
5 31 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (17.05%) CRM
6 22 (17.05%) Master Data Management
7 18 (13.95%) Accounts Receivable
7 18 (13.95%) Revenue Management
8 17 (13.18%) Accounts Payable
8 17 (13.18%) Data Modelling
9 15 (11.63%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (8.53%) Data Analysis
11 10 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (6.98%) Analytics
12 9 (6.98%) Logistics
12 9 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (6.20%) Data Mapping
13 8 (6.20%) Validation
14 7 (5.43%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 44 (34.11%) SQL
2 8 (6.20%) ABAP
3 5 (3.88%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.10%) Java
4 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.78%) Python
5 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) CCA
2 10 (7.75%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.55%) Degree
5 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.78%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 114 (88.37%) SAP
2 17 (13.18%) webMethods
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle
4 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.65%) HP
6 5 (3.88%) Cloudera
6 5 (3.88%) JD Edwards
7 4 (3.10%) Informatica
7 4 (3.10%) Tableau
8 3 (2.33%) hybris
9 2 (1.55%) Databricks
10 1 (0.78%) Ariba
10 1 (0.78%) Cognos
10 1 (0.78%) Concur
10 1 (0.78%) IBM
10 1 (0.78%) Pegasus