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 3 months to 23 April 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.

SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 558 537
Rank change year-on-year +30 -21  
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 57 75 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.58% 0.66% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 55
Median daily rate £425 £394 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.93% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £555 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £338 £425
% change year-on-year +25.92% -20.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £37.80

SAP Data Services 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 9908 11335 11622
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.80% 22.01% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6663 7721 7619
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 138 161
Median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.36% -14.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.80 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

SAP Data Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 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
South East +20 19 £440 +31.34%
London +12 10 £488 +4.27% 3
North West - 8 £375 -
West Midlands +22 4 £490 -
Yorkshire - 3 - - 3
North East - 3 £493 -
East of England -4 2 - -
South West -1 1 - -
East Midlands -14 1 £400 -12.94%
SAP Data Services
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 92 (80.70%) SAP
2 52 (45.61%) BusinessObjects
3 35 (30.70%) ETL
4 34 (29.82%) SQL
4 34 (29.82%) Migration
5 30 (26.32%) Finance
5 30 (26.32%) Data Migration
6 27 (23.68%) Oracle
7 22 (19.30%) CRM
7 22 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (17.54%) Data Modelling
9 19 (16.67%) ERP
9 19 (16.67%) SAP BW
10 18 (15.79%) webMethods
11 17 (14.91%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (14.91%) SAP ERP
12 16 (14.04%) Oracle Database
13 15 (13.16%) PL/SQL
13 15 (13.16%) Data Management
13 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
14 14 (12.28%) SAP XI
14 14 (12.28%) CCA
14 14 (12.28%) Master Data Management
14 14 (12.28%) General Ledger
14 14 (12.28%) Test Management
14 14 (12.28%) SAP PSCD
14 14 (12.28%) Revenue Management
15 13 (11.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 13 (11.40%) Waterfall
15 13 (11.40%) Performance Tuning

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 4 (3.51%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.75%) SAS
2 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (14.91%) SAP ERP
2 14 (12.28%) SAP PSCD
3 7 (6.14%) SAP FI
4 6 (5.26%) SAP CRM
5 4 (3.51%) SAP MM
6 3 (2.63%) SAP SD
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.88%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.88%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.88%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.88%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.88%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) SMS
2 2 (1.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (45.61%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 17 (14.91%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (14.04%) Oracle Database
5 13 (11.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 13 (11.40%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
6 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 10 (8.77%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (8.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
8 8 (7.02%) DB2
8 8 (7.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 8 (7.02%) Pentaho
8 8 (7.02%) SAP HANA
9 6 (5.26%) MySQL
10 5 (4.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (2.63%) BODI
12 2 (1.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (7.02%) LSMW
2 4 (3.51%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.88%) Toad
General
1 30 (26.32%) Finance
2 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 14 (12.28%) General Ledger
4 10 (8.77%) Retail
5 6 (5.26%) Marketing
6 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Electronics
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (32.46%) Consultant
1 37 (32.46%) Developer
2 31 (27.19%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (21.93%) SAP Developer
4 11 (9.65%) ETL Developer
5 8 (7.02%) Pentaho Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Data Consultant
6 7 (6.14%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Data Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 6 (5.26%) SAP Data Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) Designer
8 5 (4.39%) Technical Designer
8 5 (4.39%) Technical Developer
9 4 (3.51%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) SAP Data Manager
9 4 (3.51%) SAP Manager
9 4 (3.51%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.28%) SAP XI
2 5 (4.39%) SAP Basis
2 5 (4.39%) XML
3 4 (3.51%) J2EE
4 3 (2.63%) SAML
4 3 (2.63%) SAP PI
4 3 (2.63%) Web Services
5 2 (1.75%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.88%) .NET
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.88%) HTML
6 1 (0.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.39%) Data Structures
2 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.75%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.88%) FMCG
4 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.88%) iSeries
4 1 (0.88%) Life Science
4 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.77%) Unix
2 7 (6.14%) Linux
3 2 (1.75%) SUSE
4 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.70%) ETL
2 34 (29.82%) Migration
3 30 (26.32%) Data Migration
4 22 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (19.30%) CRM
5 20 (17.54%) Data Modelling
6 19 (16.67%) ERP
7 15 (13.16%) Data Management
8 14 (12.28%) Master Data Management
8 14 (12.28%) Revenue Management
8 14 (12.28%) Test Management
9 13 (11.40%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (11.40%) Waterfall
10 11 (9.65%) Data Analysis
11 9 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (7.89%) OO
11 9 (7.89%) RUP
12 8 (7.02%) Project Management
13 7 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (4.39%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.82%) SQL
2 15 (13.16%) PL/SQL
3 8 (7.02%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.39%) ABAP
5 4 (3.51%) Java
5 4 (3.51%) Perl
6 3 (2.63%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) CCA
2 3 (2.63%) Degree
3 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) GxP
Vendors
1 92 (80.70%) SAP
2 27 (23.68%) Oracle
3 18 (15.79%) webMethods
4 7 (6.14%) Informatica
5 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.39%) hybris
6 5 (4.39%) IBM
6 5 (4.39%) Tableau
6 5 (4.39%) Teradata
7 4 (3.51%) BEA
7 4 (3.51%) Pega
8 3 (2.63%) Sybase
9 1 (0.88%) Ariba
9 1 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.88%) OpenText
9 1 (0.88%) Workday
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