The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for NWDI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NWDI over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP NetWeaver Development Infrastructure (NWDI, JDI)
UK
Rank 604 640 621
Rank change year-on-year +36 -19  
Contract jobs citing NWDI 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.065% 0.013% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £66.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.25 -

NWDI is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7747 7746 6990
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.32% 14.56% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5227 5162 4464
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 188 132
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.89 £31.80 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

NWDI
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing NWDI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for NWDI in the UK

NWDI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NWDI.

Contractor daily rate trend for NWDI in the UK

NWDI
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NWDI within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 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
England - 3 £343 -
Scotland - 2 £350 -
Essex - 2 £343 -
Basildon - 2 £343 -
East of England - 2 £343 -
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -

NWDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NWDI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for NWDI.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (93.75%) SAP MII
3 14 (87.50%) SAP BPC
3 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (87.50%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (87.50%) SAP BW
3 14 (87.50%) SAP Basis
4 13 (81.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (81.25%) SQL
4 13 (81.25%) Oracle
4 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
4 13 (81.25%) Sybase
4 13 (81.25%) MaxDB
5 8 (50.00%) BC Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) Migration
8 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (18.75%) SLA
10 2 (12.50%) NetWeaver
10 2 (12.50%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
10 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
11 1 (6.25%) QA
11 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (6.25%) Validation
11 1 (6.25%) CMS
11 1 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
11 1 (6.25%) SAP MDM

NWDI
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (12.50%) NetWeaver
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (93.75%) SAP MII
2 14 (87.50%) SAP BPC
3 1 (6.25%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) BusinessObjects
1 14 (87.50%) SAP BW
2 13 (81.25%) MaxDB
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) NWDS
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Administrator
1 12 (75.00%) SAP Administrator
1 12 (75.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis Support
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) SAP Basis
2 1 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (81.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) BC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (81.25%) Oracle
2 13 (81.25%) Sybase