Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 20 July 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 Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 157 197
Rank change year-on-year -41 +40 +15
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 19 48 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.85% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% 3.76% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 15
North West median daily rate £550 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% +0.56%
10th Percentile £388 £332 £393
90th Percentile £655 £488 £515
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
North West median hourly rate £35.00 - £20.50
England median hourly rate £44.50 £29.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +50.85% +43.90% -

SAP BW 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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,278 1,276 1,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.64% 22.58% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 786 1,051
North West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £531 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 53
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +5.10% -7.65%
10th Percentile £12.53 £14.53 £15.65
90th Percentile £54.85 £46.80 £57.75
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.81 £28.50
% change year-on-year +9.02% +4.60% +14.00%

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SAP BW as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SAP BW in the North West

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in the North West

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BW in the North West over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP BW in the North West

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BW in the North West

SAP BW
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BW within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Manchester -30 14 £550 +35.80% 3
SAP BW
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (63.16%) NetWeaver
3 10 (52.63%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (47.37%) ABAP
4 9 (47.37%) Web Dynpro
5 8 (42.11%) Workflow
6 7 (36.84%) DB2
6 7 (36.84%) Eclipse
6 7 (36.84%) SAPUI5
7 6 (31.58%) Business Development
8 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) SMS
8 4 (21.05%) SAP BPC
9 3 (15.79%) Life Science
9 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
10 2 (10.53%) Clustering
10 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis
10 2 (10.53%) CIMA
10 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
10 2 (10.53%) SAP FI
10 2 (10.53%) ACCA
10 2 (10.53%) Java
10 2 (10.53%) ERP
10 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 2 (10.53%) SAP ERP
10 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 12 (63.16%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SAP BPC
2 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (10.53%) SAP ERP
3 2 (10.53%) SAP FI
4 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
4 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) SAP Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) ABAP Developer
3 6 (31.58%) SAP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SAP BI Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) SAP FI Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SAP FI Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Head of Finance
6 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAP CO Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Web Dynpro
2 7 (36.84%) SAPUI5
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Life Science
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (42.11%) Workflow
3 6 (31.58%) Business Development
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Content Development
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) ABAP
2 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ACCA
1 2 (10.53%) CIMA
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Ariba
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau