Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAP Data Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Data Services over the 6 months to 23 February 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 Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 324 377
Rank change year-on-year +5 +53 -20
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 46 37 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.24% 0.038%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.35% 1.25% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 2
South East median daily rate £499 £425 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.35% -4.71% -0.89%
10th Percentile £406 £308 £381
90th Percentile £626 £510 £514
England median daily rate £483 £402 £450
% change year-on-year +20.08% -10.71% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £39.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% -42.44% -
England median hourly rate £57.75 £22.50 £39.09
% change year-on-year +156.67% -42.44% -

SAP Data Services 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 3,395 2,949 4,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.26% 18.93% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,145 1,791 2,435
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +4.00%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 68 115
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.20 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +161.63% -35.09% -22.06%
10th Percentile £14.85 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.30 £50.60
England median hourly rate £33.50 £25.95 £27.12
% change year-on-year +29.12% -4.33% -5.47%

SAP Data Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Data Services in the South East

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Data Services in the South East

SAP Data Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Data Services in the South East over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Data Services in the South East

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Surrey -7 19 £525 +40.00%
West Sussex -7 13 £630 -
Berkshire +2 8 £425 -43.33%
Thames Valley -8 8 £425 +13.33%
Middlesex +5 2 £580 +16.00%
Hampshire 0 2 £430 -1.15%
SAP Data Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services.

1 39 (84.78%) SAP
2 34 (73.91%) Finance
3 26 (56.52%) SQL
4 22 (47.83%) BusinessObjects
5 19 (41.30%) ERP
6 18 (39.13%) SAP BW
6 18 (39.13%) Analytics
7 17 (36.96%) Validation
8 16 (34.78%) Migration
8 16 (34.78%) Tableau
8 16 (34.78%) Big Data
8 16 (34.78%) Hadoop
9 15 (32.61%) Visualisation
9 15 (32.61%) Data Migration
9 15 (32.61%) SAP ERP
9 15 (32.61%) Data Management
9 15 (32.61%) ETL
10 14 (30.43%) Apache Hive
10 14 (30.43%) Apache Spark
11 13 (28.26%) Cloudera
11 13 (28.26%) Information Management
12 12 (26.09%) Apache Pig
12 12 (26.09%) Sqoop
12 12 (26.09%) MapReduce
12 12 (26.09%) Hortonworks
12 12 (26.09%) HBase
12 12 (26.09%) CRM
12 12 (26.09%) Hadoop YARN
12 12 (26.09%) HDFS
12 12 (26.09%) Apache Flume

SAP Data Services
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 14 (30.43%) Apache Spark
2 12 (26.09%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (32.61%) SAP ERP
2 10 (21.74%) SAP PSCD
3 5 (10.87%) SAP MM
4 4 (8.70%) Lawson
4 4 (8.70%) SAP APO
4 4 (8.70%) SAP MDM
5 3 (6.52%) iTrent
6 2 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (2.17%) SAP BPC
7 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
7 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
7 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (2.17%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Boomi
2 1 (2.17%) Data Lake Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) BusinessObjects
2 18 (39.13%) SAP BW
3 16 (34.78%) Big Data
3 16 (34.78%) Hadoop
4 14 (30.43%) Apache Hive
5 12 (26.09%) HBase
5 12 (26.09%) Sqoop
6 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
7 4 (8.70%) Power BI
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (6.52%) Data Lake
9 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.35%) Impala
9 2 (4.35%) Spotfire
10 1 (2.17%) QlikView
10 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
10 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) LSMW
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (73.91%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
3 9 (19.57%) General Ledger
4 3 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Consultant
2 16 (34.78%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (21.74%) Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Data Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Architect
6 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Big Data Architect
6 5 (10.87%) Data Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Data Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Data Migration Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Data Migration Lead
7 4 (8.70%) Hadoop Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Migration Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) SAP Data Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) SAP Migration Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) SAP XI
2 9 (19.57%) Kafka
3 8 (17.39%) J2EE
4 7 (15.22%) XML
5 4 (8.70%) BAPI
6 2 (4.35%) Regular Expression
7 1 (2.17%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) AS400
1 4 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) ERP
2 18 (39.13%) Analytics
3 17 (36.96%) Validation
4 16 (34.78%) Migration
5 15 (32.61%) Data Management
5 15 (32.61%) Data Migration
5 15 (32.61%) ETL
5 15 (32.61%) Visualisation
6 13 (28.26%) Information Management
7 12 (26.09%) CRM
7 12 (26.09%) MapReduce
8 11 (23.91%) Data Cleansing
8 11 (23.91%) Master Data Management
8 11 (23.91%) Revenue Management
8 11 (23.91%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (17.39%) Cutover Planning
10 5 (10.87%) Data Extraction
10 5 (10.87%) Data Mapping
10 5 (10.87%) Logistics
10 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.70%) GxP
2 4 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Apache Flume
1 12 (26.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (4.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) SAP
2 16 (34.78%) Tableau
3 13 (28.26%) Cloudera
4 12 (26.09%) Hortonworks
5 10 (21.74%) webMethods
6 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.70%) Sage
7 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (6.52%) Workday
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle
10 1 (2.17%) Ariba
10 1 (2.17%) Fujitsu