Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 183 204
Rank change year-on-year +76 +21 -47
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 102 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.88% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.94% 2.23% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 14 15
North West median daily rate £600 £575 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +30.68% -7.37%
10th Percentile £419 £482 £301
90th Percentile £663 £625 £545
England median daily rate £500 £500 £439
% change year-on-year - +13.96% -4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.50 - £20.00

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 1,285 1,524 1,808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.64% 24.89% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 1,046 1,178
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £556 £526
England median daily rate £470 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +9.94% +0.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 42 44
North West median hourly rate £42.25 £32.26 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.96% -14.54% +18.15%
10th Percentile £14.73 £14.38 £16.33
90th Percentile £64.06 £57.50 £62.29
England median hourly rate £31.23 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +13.56% -8.33% +4.57%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Cheshire +58 66 £600 -
Manchester +17 33 £475 -17.39% 1
Merseyside +12 2 - -
SAP BW
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 102 (100.00%) SAP
2 61 (59.80%) Ariba
2 61 (59.80%) Migration
2 61 (59.80%) Data Migration
3 16 (15.69%) ERP
4 14 (13.73%) SAP ERP
5 11 (10.78%) NetWeaver
5 11 (10.78%) SAP MM
6 10 (9.80%) SAP SRM
7 8 (7.84%) SC Cleared
7 8 (7.84%) Security Cleared
8 7 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.86%) ABAP
9 6 (5.88%) SAP FI
9 6 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (5.88%) SAP CO
9 6 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (4.90%) Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (4.90%) Banking
10 5 (4.90%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (4.90%) SAP FI-AP
10 5 (4.90%) SAP XI
10 5 (4.90%) SAP Basis
10 5 (4.90%) Legal
10 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (3.92%) Java
11 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
11 4 (3.92%) Workflow
11 4 (3.92%) Workflow Management

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 11 (10.78%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (13.73%) SAP ERP
2 11 (10.78%) SAP MM
3 10 (9.80%) SAP SRM
4 6 (5.88%) SAP CO
4 6 (5.88%) SAP FI
4 6 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (4.90%) SAP FI-AP
6 4 (3.92%) SAP BPC
7 3 (2.94%) SAP MDM
7 3 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (1.96%) SAP APO
8 2 (1.96%) SAP MDG
8 2 (1.96%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.98%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.98%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) SMS
2 1 (0.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.94%) DB2
3 3 (2.94%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.96%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.98%) MaxDB
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (4.90%) Banking
1 5 (4.90%) Legal
2 3 (2.94%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.96%) German Language
3 2 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (57.84%) Workstream Lead
2 22 (21.57%) Consultant
2 22 (21.57%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (10.78%) Analyst
3 11 (10.78%) SAP BW Consultant
4 8 (7.84%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (3.92%) SAP FI Analyst
5 4 (3.92%) SAP MM Consultant
6 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 3 (2.94%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 3 (2.94%) SAP Support
6 3 (2.94%) Teradata Analyst
7 2 (1.96%) Data Architect
7 2 (1.96%) SAP Business Consultant
7 2 (1.96%) SAP BW Support
7 2 (1.96%) SAP Manager
7 2 (1.96%) SAP MM Trainer
7 2 (1.96%) SAP SRM Trainer
7 2 (1.96%) SAP Support Consultant
7 2 (1.96%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) SAP Basis
1 5 (4.90%) SAP XI
2 3 (2.94%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.94%) Clustering
2 3 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 3 (2.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.94%) Unix
2 1 (0.98%) Windows
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (59.80%) Data Migration
1 61 (59.80%) Migration
2 16 (15.69%) ERP
3 7 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (4.90%) Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (4.90%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (3.92%) Workflow
6 4 (3.92%) Workflow Management
7 3 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.96%) Content Development
8 2 (1.96%) Data Architecture
8 2 (1.96%) Logistics
8 2 (1.96%) Order to Cash
8 2 (1.96%) Test Scripting
8 2 (1.96%) Test Strategy
9 1 (0.98%) Process Improvement
9 1 (0.98%) Release Management
9 1 (0.98%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.86%) ABAP
2 4 (3.92%) Java
3 3 (2.94%) VBA
4 2 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 8 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) SAP
2 61 (59.80%) Ariba
3 3 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle
3 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.94%) Teradata
4 2 (1.96%) Informatica
4 2 (1.96%) Sage
4 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.98%) Concur