The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 30 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.

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 40
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 0 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 2.37% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 6.40% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £405 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +4.11% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 59 125 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 18.55% 37.09% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 90 39
Median daily rate £371 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.18% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £297 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP BW in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FSCM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP