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 3 months to 28 June 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 Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 261 252
Rank change year-on-year +27 -9  
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 9 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.089% 0.086%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Median daily rate £475 £400 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +30.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £341 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £493 £442 £430
% change year-on-year +11.42% +2.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £37.80

SAP Data Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1729 1863 2013
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.38% 20.75% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2325 2424 2660
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 68 47
Median hourly rate £27.50 £34.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.11% +51.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.25 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £57.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

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
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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +11 6 £475 +11.76% 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Berkshire +19 1 - -
SAP Data Services
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services.

1 23 (88.46%) SAP
2 13 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (50.00%) Data Management
3 12 (46.15%) CRM
4 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
4 9 (34.62%) SAP BW
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) SAP XI
5 8 (30.77%) General Ledger
5 8 (30.77%) SAP ERP
5 8 (30.77%) webMethods
5 8 (30.77%) ERP
5 8 (30.77%) CCA
5 8 (30.77%) Test Management
5 8 (30.77%) SAP PSCD
5 8 (30.77%) Master Data Management
5 8 (30.77%) Revenue Management
6 7 (26.92%) ETL
7 5 (19.23%) Marketing
8 4 (15.38%) Data Conversion
8 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
8 4 (15.38%) CRUD
8 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
8 4 (15.38%) hybris
8 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (15.38%) IFS
8 4 (15.38%) Data Strategy
8 4 (15.38%) DRM

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 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) SAP ERP
1 8 (30.77%) SAP PSCD
2 3 (11.54%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (34.62%) SAP BW
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) DataStage
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) OLAP
4 1 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 8 (30.77%) General Ledger
3 5 (19.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Consultant
1 13 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Data Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Information Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) SAP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Data Coordinator
6 1 (3.85%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) SAP XI
2 2 (7.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Data Management
2 12 (46.15%) CRM
3 8 (30.77%) ERP
3 8 (30.77%) Master Data Management
3 8 (30.77%) Revenue Management
3 8 (30.77%) Test Management
4 7 (26.92%) ETL
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) CRUD
5 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Data Conversion
5 4 (15.38%) Data Strategy
5 4 (15.38%) DRM
5 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Campaign Management
6 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) Workflow
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) ANSI SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CCA
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) SAP
2 8 (30.77%) webMethods
3 4 (15.38%) hybris
3 4 (15.38%) IFS
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Informatica
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft