The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 28 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 / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 71 59
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.11% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.54% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.35% -  
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 North East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 167 185 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 23.07% 21.19% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 119 104
Median daily rate £423 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% +16.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £750 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 North East

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in the North East

SAP BW
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) QlikView
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) Data Governance
2 4 (80.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
1 5 (100.00%) QlikView
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Data Governance
2 4 (80.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SAP