Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 345 341
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 +40
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 57 25 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% 0.72% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 27
South East median daily rate £538 £445 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.79% +17.11% +19.22%
10th Percentile £250 £410 £313
90th Percentile £587 £500 £469
England median daily rate £513 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +13.89% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £44.50 - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £33.75 £54.00
% change year-on-year +31.85% -37.50% +42.86%

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 3,580 3,481 3,816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.30% 21.64% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,259 2,123 2,401
South East median daily rate £438 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.56% +0.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £282 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 73 98
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £19.66 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.46% -44.62% +42.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £49.60 £52.25
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.07%

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 18 August 2018.

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

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 18 August 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
West Sussex +11 21 £565 -
Thames Valley +10 17 £475 +6.74% 2
Berkshire -2 15 £350 - 2
Hampshire -12 14 £288 -36.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £563 +26.40%
Surrey -24 2 £625 +59.24%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £525 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
SAP Data Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 56 (98.25%) SAP
2 28 (49.12%) ERP
3 27 (47.37%) BusinessObjects
3 27 (47.37%) Finance
3 27 (47.37%) SAP ERP
4 24 (42.11%) Migration
5 20 (35.09%) Telecoms
5 20 (35.09%) CRM
5 20 (35.09%) Data Migration
5 20 (35.09%) Master Data Management
6 19 (33.33%) Accounts Receivable
6 19 (33.33%) General Ledger
6 19 (33.33%) SAP PSCD
6 19 (33.33%) Revenue Management
6 19 (33.33%) CCA
6 19 (33.33%) SAP XI
7 18 (31.58%) webMethods
7 18 (31.58%) Accounts Payable
8 16 (28.07%) ETL
9 15 (26.32%) SQL
10 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
10 11 (19.30%) LSMW
11 9 (15.79%) SAP HANA
11 9 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
11 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
12 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.04%) Analytics
13 7 (12.28%) Data Lake
13 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (12.28%) Big Data

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:

Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (47.37%) SAP ERP
2 19 (33.33%) SAP PSCD
3 7 (12.28%) SAP FI
3 7 (12.28%) SAP MM
4 6 (10.53%) SAP APO
4 6 (10.53%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (8.77%) SAP FI-CA
5 5 (8.77%) SAP MDM
6 2 (3.51%) SAP CO
6 2 (3.51%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (3.51%) SAP SD
7 1 (1.75%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.75%) SAP LE
7 1 (1.75%) SAP MDG
7 1 (1.75%) SAP PP
7 1 (1.75%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (47.37%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
3 9 (15.79%) SAP HANA
4 7 (12.28%) Big Data
4 7 (12.28%) Data Lake
5 6 (10.53%) SAP BW
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.51%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.51%) Impala
7 2 (3.51%) Power BI
7 2 (3.51%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.75%) BODI
8 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.75%) Lumira
8 1 (1.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) LSMW
2 6 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (47.37%) Finance
2 20 (35.09%) Telecoms
3 19 (33.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.75%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Consultant
2 28 (49.12%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (19.30%) Data Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) Data Migration Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) Migration Consultant
5 9 (15.79%) SAP Data Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) SAP Migration Consultant
7 7 (12.28%) Analyst
7 7 (12.28%) Developer
7 7 (12.28%) SAP Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Data Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) SAP Developer
8 6 (10.53%) SAP FI Consultant
9 5 (8.77%) SAP Data Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) Senior Data Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) Management Consultant
12 2 (3.51%) Architect
12 2 (3.51%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) SAP XI
2 6 (10.53%) BAPI
3 1 (1.75%) EDI
3 1 (1.75%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) AS400
1 4 (7.02%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) ERP
2 24 (42.11%) Migration
3 20 (35.09%) CRM
3 20 (35.09%) Data Migration
3 20 (35.09%) Master Data Management
4 19 (33.33%) Accounts Receivable
4 19 (33.33%) Revenue Management
5 18 (31.58%) Accounts Payable
6 16 (28.07%) ETL
7 9 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
8 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (14.04%) Analytics
9 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
9 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.77%) Big Data Analytics
11 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
11 5 (8.77%) Data Analytics
11 5 (8.77%) Data Mapping
12 4 (7.02%) Cutover Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) ABAP
3 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) CCA
2 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 56 (98.25%) SAP
2 18 (31.58%) webMethods
3 6 (10.53%) Cloudera
3 6 (10.53%) HP
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.02%) JD Edwards
6 3 (5.26%) Tableau
7 1 (1.75%) Ariba
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com