Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 316 288 314
Rank change year-on-year -28 +26 -15
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 57 70 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.64% 2.20% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 27 48
South East median daily rate £413 £429 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.96% +1.35% +5.94%
10th Percentile £313 £356 £302
90th Percentile £580 £653 £538
England median daily rate £511 £491 £450
% change year-on-year +4.02% +9.17% -1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £50.00 - -
England median hourly rate £43.25 £43.91 £105.00
% change year-on-year -1.49% -58.19% +320.00%

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 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 3470 3178 4282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.66% 19.76% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2220 1898 2570
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £569 £550 £525
England median daily rate £463 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 73 110
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £19.63 £25.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +129.30% -24.43% +11.70%
10th Percentile £13.13 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £49.38 £47.20 £48.75
England median hourly rate £32.75 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +16.96% +1.82% +2.80%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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
Surrey -2 27 £405 -22.86% 2
Thames Valley -16 12 £335 -29.47% 1
Berkshire -2 9 £500 +21.21% 1
Hampshire 0 7 £500 +17.65%
Middlesex - 5 £450 -
West Sussex -19 4 £550 -
Buckinghamshire -34 3 £325 -31.58%
SAP BW
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (43.86%) Data Modelling
3 18 (31.58%) Finance
3 18 (31.58%) SQL
4 16 (28.07%) Tableau
5 15 (26.32%) Visualisation
6 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (21.05%) Project Management
7 12 (21.05%) SharePoint
8 11 (19.30%) Validation
8 11 (19.30%) Qlik Sense
8 11 (19.30%) Innovative Thinking
9 10 (17.54%) Analytics
9 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (17.54%) SAP Data Services
10 9 (15.79%) XML
10 9 (15.79%) Big Data
11 8 (14.04%) Task Automation
11 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
11 8 (14.04%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (14.04%) Degree
12 7 (12.28%) Data Visualisation
12 7 (12.28%) Migration
12 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.28%) Apache Spark
12 7 (12.28%) Hadoop
12 7 (12.28%) Data Quality
13 6 (10.53%) HBase
13 6 (10.53%) MapReduce

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 12 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.28%) Apache Spark
3 6 (10.53%) Apache Pig
4 3 (5.26%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) SAP MM
2 5 (8.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (5.26%) SAP APO
4 2 (3.51%) SAP BPC
4 2 (3.51%) SAP CO
4 2 (3.51%) SAP FI
4 2 (3.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (3.51%) SAP MDM
4 2 (3.51%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.75%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.75%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Qlik Sense
2 10 (17.54%) SAP Data Services
3 9 (15.79%) Big Data
4 8 (14.04%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.28%) Hadoop
6 6 (10.53%) Apache Hive
6 6 (10.53%) HBase
6 6 (10.53%) Sqoop
7 5 (8.77%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.77%) SAP HANA
8 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (7.02%) QlikView
8 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (1.75%) OLAP
10 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) LSMW
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
3 2 (3.51%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Analyst
2 16 (28.07%) Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Data Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) SAP Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (12.28%) Architect
6 6 (10.53%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.77%) SAP Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Data Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Report Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) SAP BI Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) SAP BW Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) SAP Data Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Data Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) SAP Business Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) XML
2 6 (10.53%) Kafka
3 5 (8.77%) J2EE
4 2 (3.51%) SAP Basis
4 2 (3.51%) SAP MI
4 2 (3.51%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (1.75%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.51%) AS400
3 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Life Science
4 1 (1.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) Data Modelling
2 15 (26.32%) Visualisation
3 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.05%) Project Management
4 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (19.30%) Innovative Thinking
5 11 (19.30%) Validation
6 10 (17.54%) Analytics
6 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (14.04%) Task Automation
8 7 (12.28%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (12.28%) Migration
9 6 (10.53%) Information Management
9 6 (10.53%) MapReduce
9 6 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (8.77%) Data Migration
11 4 (7.02%) Data Conversion
11 4 (7.02%) Data Extraction
11 4 (7.02%) SAP Implementation
11 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.51%) ABAP
4 2 (3.51%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.75%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.26%) GxP
2 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.51%) SLA
4 1 (1.75%) PMO
4 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Apache Flume
1 6 (10.53%) HDFS
2 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (28.07%) Tableau
3 6 (10.53%) Cloudera
3 6 (10.53%) Hortonworks
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) Ariba
6 1 (1.75%) hybris
6 1 (1.75%) MapR
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat