The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 29 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)
England / Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 28 24
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.50% 0.47% 1.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 1.79% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.23% -  
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 the Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 21 56 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 17.50% 26.05% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 22
Median daily rate £420 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% +6.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in the Midlands

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BW in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) EDI
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) ABAP
3 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Retail
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (33.33%) SAP MM

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (33.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (33.33%) SAP MM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Retail
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SD
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP MM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Retail Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) ABAP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP