Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 697 680 718
Rank change year-on-year -17 +38 +30
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 139 154 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.69% 0.76% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 80 79
England median daily rate £470 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.86% -1.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £356 £363
90th Percentile £593 £614 £541
UK median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
England median hourly rate £55.25 £54.00 £39.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.31% +38.14% -41.66%
UK median hourly rate £55.25 £54.00 £39.09
% change year-on-year +2.31% +38.14% -41.66%

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 20,284 20,390 22,599
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.96% 22.55% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,280 13,730 15,169
England median daily rate £470 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.94% +0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £275
90th Percentile £631 £606 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £417
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 272 390
England median hourly rate £31.31 £27.75 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.83% -9.02% +6.31%
10th Percentile £15.22 £10.51 £11.73
90th Percentile £57.63 £47.00 £52.63
UK median hourly rate £30.95 £28.18 £30.50
% change year-on-year +9.83% -7.61% +6.31%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -20 43 £513 +5.67% 3
South East -23 41 £488 +30.00% 6
North of England +52 21 £423 +5.63% 3
Midlands +7 16 £390 -4.88% 1
North West +21 14 £425 -4.23% 2
Yorkshire +19 7 £417 +4.19% 1
West Midlands -4 7 £390 -22.39%
East of England -33 5 - - 1
East Midlands +5 4 £400 +6.67% 1
South West +5 3 £475 -20.83% 1
SAP Data Services
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services.

1 125 (89.93%) SAP
2 65 (46.76%) BusinessObjects
3 51 (36.69%) Finance
4 50 (35.97%) ETL
5 48 (34.53%) SQL
6 37 (26.62%) Migration
7 33 (23.74%) Data Migration
8 32 (23.02%) SQL Server
9 30 (21.58%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (21.58%) Data Management
10 29 (20.86%) Analytics
11 25 (17.99%) Microsoft
12 24 (17.27%) Validation
12 24 (17.27%) SAP S/4HANA
13 23 (16.55%) SAP BW
13 23 (16.55%) Oracle
14 22 (15.83%) SAP HANA
15 21 (15.11%) Tableau
16 20 (14.39%) Visualisation
16 20 (14.39%) Data Modelling
17 19 (13.67%) ERP
17 19 (13.67%) CRM
17 19 (13.67%) Data Quality
17 19 (13.67%) Big Data
18 18 (12.95%) Hadoop
19 17 (12.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
19 17 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 17 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (12.23%) Apache Spark
20 15 (10.79%) Data Cleansing

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 17 (12.23%) Apache Spark
2 12 (8.63%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.16%) SAS
3 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.44%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 24 (17.27%) SAP S/4HANA
2 12 (8.63%) SAP CO
2 12 (8.63%) SAP ERP
2 12 (8.63%) SAP FI
2 12 (8.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (7.91%) SAP Hybris
4 7 (5.04%) Markit EDM
4 7 (5.04%) SAP MDM
4 7 (5.04%) SAP MM
5 6 (4.32%) SAP APO
5 6 (4.32%) SAP PSCD
6 4 (2.88%) Lawson
6 4 (2.88%) SAP BPC
6 4 (2.88%) SAP CRM
7 3 (2.16%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (2.16%) iTrent
7 3 (2.16%) SAP SD
8 2 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (1.44%) Kondor
8 2 (1.44%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.88%) Azure Machine Learning
2 4 (2.88%) Data Lake Analytics
3 3 (2.16%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.72%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (46.76%) BusinessObjects
2 32 (23.02%) SQL Server
3 23 (16.55%) SAP BW
4 22 (15.83%) SAP HANA
5 19 (13.67%) Big Data
6 18 (12.95%) Hadoop
7 17 (12.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 17 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (9.35%) HBase
9 12 (8.63%) Apache Hive
9 12 (8.63%) Sqoop
10 11 (7.91%) Pentaho
11 10 (7.19%) QlikView
12 9 (6.47%) Endeca
13 8 (5.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.76%) Power BI
14 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (5.04%) Star Schema
15 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.35%) LSMW
2 7 (5.04%) Selenium
3 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.72%) PowerDesigner
General
1 51 (36.69%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (5.76%) Retail
4 7 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.32%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.44%) Banking
6 2 (1.44%) Billing
7 1 (0.72%) Front Office
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (32.37%) Developer
2 33 (23.74%) Consultant
3 26 (18.71%) SAP Consultant
4 24 (17.27%) SAP Developer
5 14 (10.07%) Analyst
5 14 (10.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 14 (10.07%) Technical Leader
6 13 (9.35%) Architect
7 9 (6.47%) Data Architect
7 9 (6.47%) Data Consultant
7 9 (6.47%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 8 (5.76%) SAP Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) ABAP Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Analyst Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) Data Migration Lead
9 7 (5.04%) SAP Data Consultant
9 7 (5.04%) SAP Manager
9 7 (5.04%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.32%) SAP Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.91%) Kafka
2 9 (6.47%) J2EE
2 9 (6.47%) XML
3 6 (4.32%) SAP PI
3 6 (4.32%) SAP XI
4 4 (2.88%) BAPI
5 3 (2.16%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.16%) EDI
5 3 (2.16%) Spring
6 2 (1.44%) .NET
6 2 (1.44%) CSS
6 2 (1.44%) LESS
6 2 (1.44%) Node.js
6 2 (1.44%) React
6 2 (1.44%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.44%) SAP Basis
6 2 (1.44%) Sass
7 1 (0.72%) JDBC
7 1 (0.72%) SOAP
7 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.35%) Data Structures
2 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.04%) Reference Data
3 7 (5.04%) User Experience
4 6 (4.32%) AS400
5 3 (2.16%) FMCG
5 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.97%) ETL
2 37 (26.62%) Migration
3 33 (23.74%) Data Migration
4 30 (21.58%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (21.58%) Data Management
5 29 (20.86%) Analytics
6 24 (17.27%) Validation
7 20 (14.39%) Data Modelling
7 20 (14.39%) Visualisation
8 19 (13.67%) CRM
8 19 (13.67%) ERP
9 15 (10.79%) Data Cleansing
10 13 (9.35%) Information Management
11 12 (8.63%) MapReduce
12 11 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (7.91%) B2C
12 11 (7.91%) Data Analysis
12 11 (7.91%) Data Conversion
12 11 (7.91%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (7.19%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 48 (34.53%) SQL
2 14 (10.07%) Java
3 13 (9.35%) ABAP
4 8 (5.76%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.04%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.16%) Python
6 3 (2.16%) U-SQL
7 2 (1.44%) C#
7 2 (1.44%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 2 (1.44%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.72%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) CCA
2 4 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.67%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.32%) GxP
2 6 (4.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.72%) MiFID
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.35%) Apache Flume
2 12 (8.63%) HDFS
3 3 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.16%) XenApp
3 3 (2.16%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (8.63%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (2.16%) SCCM
3 2 (1.44%) Oozie
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 125 (89.93%) SAP
2 25 (17.99%) Microsoft
3 23 (16.55%) Oracle
4 21 (15.11%) Tableau
5 12 (8.63%) Cloudera
5 12 (8.63%) Hortonworks
6 11 (7.91%) hybris
7 10 (7.19%) Informatica
8 7 (5.04%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (4.32%) webMethods
10 5 (3.60%) Cognos
11 4 (2.88%) IBM
11 4 (2.88%) Sage
11 4 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (2.16%) Citrix
12 3 (2.16%) Workday
13 2 (1.44%) ESRI
13 2 (1.44%) OpenText
13 2 (1.44%) Sybase
13 2 (1.44%) Talend