The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for NWDS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NWDS over the 3 months to 24 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 NetWeaver Developer Studio (NWDS)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 642 645
Contract jobs citing NWDS 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.024% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £66.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.25 -

NWDS 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 8108 8337 7452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.53% 15.50% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5544 5751 4903
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.00 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.78 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

NWDS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NWDS in the UK

NWDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NWDS in the UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NWDS 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 NWDS.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (50.00%) SAPscript
2 1 (50.00%) OLE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (50.00%) BAPI
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) SAP ALE
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Composer
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) IDoc

NWDS
Co-occurring 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 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Composer
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) BAPI
1 1 (50.00%) IDoc
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) OLE
1 1 (50.00%) SAP ALE
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP