Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 24 April 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 > South East
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 295 330
Rank change year-on-year -13 +35 -46
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 70 58 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.07% 1.90% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 35
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +0.61%
10th Percentile £313 £334 £271
90th Percentile £558 £574 £533
England median daily rate £455 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +1.11% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £27.50 -
England median hourly rate £51.09 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +85.76% +37.50% -33.33%

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 South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,384 3,057 3,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.19% 19.82% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,087 1,840 2,384
South East median daily rate £438 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.70% +2.51% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 69 108
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £16.00 £25.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +153.13% -38.39% -13.43%
10th Percentile £13.60 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £52.00 £46.30 £51.00
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £25.44
% change year-on-year +12.07% +13.99% -15.20%

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP BW in the South East

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in the South East

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BW in the South East over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP BW in the South East

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BW in the South East

SAP BW
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Hampshire +20 27 £500 +5.26% 2
Surrey -28 18 £371 -14.71% 3
Thames Valley -13 15 £408 -18.50% 1
Berkshire -11 9 £500 +11.11%
West Sussex -9 7 £530 +19.77%
Buckinghamshire -11 5 £325 -33.33%
Kent - 2 £475 -
Oxfordshire -10 1 £650 -13.33% 1
SAP BW
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 70 (100.00%) SAP
2 35 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 27 (38.57%) Finance
4 24 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (28.57%) SAP FI
6 18 (25.71%) SAP HANA
7 16 (22.86%) Customer Requirements
8 15 (21.43%) Big Data
8 15 (21.43%) Analytics
9 14 (20.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
9 14 (20.00%) SQL
10 13 (18.57%) Tableau
10 13 (18.57%) Visualisation
11 12 (17.14%) Test Scripting
12 10 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (14.29%) Hadoop
12 10 (14.29%) SAP BPC
12 10 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (12.86%) Apache Spark
13 9 (12.86%) SAP Data Services
14 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
14 8 (11.43%) Information Management
14 8 (11.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
15 7 (10.00%) Java
15 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (8.57%) Migration
16 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (8.57%) CRM
16 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.86%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.57%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (28.57%) SAP FI
2 10 (14.29%) SAP BPC
3 4 (5.71%) SAP CO
3 4 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (5.71%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (4.29%) SAP APO
4 3 (4.29%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.86%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (2.86%) SAP PS
6 1 (1.43%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.43%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) SAP HANA
2 15 (21.43%) Big Data
3 10 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 9 (12.86%) SAP Data Services
5 8 (11.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.57%) Apache Hive
6 6 (8.57%) Data Lake
6 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (8.57%) HBase
6 6 (8.57%) Sqoop
7 4 (5.71%) Power BI
8 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.43%) Flink
8 1 (1.43%) Impala
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) JMeter
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 27 (38.57%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Back Office
2 2 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Consultant
2 27 (38.57%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (28.57%) SAP BW Consultant
4 12 (17.14%) Analyst
5 10 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 10 (14.29%) Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Architect
7 6 (8.57%) SAP Architect
7 6 (8.57%) SAP BPC Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) SAP BW Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Hadoop Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Data Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Tableau Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Big Data Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Lead
10 3 (4.29%) IP Consultant
10 3 (4.29%) Performance Consultant
10 3 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.29%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) XML
2 4 (5.71%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (4.29%) J2EE
3 3 (4.29%) Kafka
4 2 (2.86%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.86%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.43%) EDI
5 1 (1.43%) SAP ALE
5 1 (1.43%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 24 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (22.86%) Customer Requirements
4 15 (21.43%) Analytics
5 14 (20.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 13 (18.57%) Visualisation
7 12 (17.14%) Test Scripting
8 10 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (11.43%) Information Management
10 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (8.57%) CRM
11 6 (8.57%) MapReduce
11 6 (8.57%) Migration
11 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (7.14%) Project Management
12 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
13 4 (5.71%) Data Visualisation
13 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) Java
3 6 (8.57%) ABAP
4 4 (5.71%) BeanShell
5 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Apache Flume
1 6 (8.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.86%) Oozie
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (18.57%) Tableau
3 6 (8.57%) Cloudera
3 6 (8.57%) Hortonworks
4 3 (4.29%) Ariba
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (1.43%) Concur
6 1 (1.43%) MapR
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.43%) Workday