Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP BW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP BW over the 6 months to 21 July 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 Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 534 636 479
Rank change year-on-year +102 -157 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 315 268 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% 1.10% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 147 233
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -1.10%
10th Percentile £355 £333 £288
90th Percentile £600 £575 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.29% +6.06% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.90% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year +34.15% - -

SAP BW 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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 21537 24280 26010
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.46% 22.07% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14312 16260 16812
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £263
90th Percentile £619 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 380 352
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.77% +14.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.48 £13.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £53.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.74% +22.00% -13.42%

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP BW as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP BW in the UK

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in the UK

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BW over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP BW in the UK

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BW.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BW in the UK

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BW over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP BW in the UK

SAP BW
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BW within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
England +96 294 £475 +5.56% 25
UK excluding London +71 176 £448 +2.29% 19
London +34 96 £500 +11.11% 6
North of England +88 67 £434 +2.12% 9
South East +29 49 £435 +0.58% 3
North West +44 48 £425 -5.56% 6
Midlands +28 42 £500 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +34 21 £475 +18.75% 3
East Midlands -10 19 £500 +5.26%
Yorkshire +38 16 £513 +18.50% 3
Scotland - 11 £358 -
East of England -7 8 £375 -16.67% 3
North East +50 3 £558 +43.87%
South West -12 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BW 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 SAP BW.

1 315 (100.00%) SAP
2 118 (37.46%) Business Intelligence
3 90 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
4 85 (26.98%) SAP HANA
5 83 (26.35%) Finance
6 67 (21.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 59 (18.73%) Data Modelling
8 47 (14.92%) ERP
9 39 (12.38%) Data Warehouse
10 37 (11.75%) Analytics
11 30 (9.52%) ABAP
12 29 (9.21%) SQL
12 29 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (8.89%) Security Cleared
14 27 (8.57%) SAP ERP
14 27 (8.57%) Migration
14 27 (8.57%) CRM
15 26 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (7.62%) SAP BPC
16 24 (7.62%) QlikView
16 24 (7.62%) SAP FI
17 23 (7.30%) SAP CO
17 23 (7.30%) SAP FI/CO
18 22 (6.98%) SC Cleared
19 21 (6.67%) Oracle
20 20 (6.35%) Visualisation
20 20 (6.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
20 20 (6.35%) SAP Data Services
21 19 (6.03%) Manufacturing

SAP BW
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 8 (2.54%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.90%) NetWeaver
2 6 (1.90%) SAS
3 2 (0.63%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.32%) CMS
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.32%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.49%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 27 (8.57%) SAP ERP
2 24 (7.62%) SAP BPC
2 24 (7.62%) SAP FI
3 23 (7.30%) SAP CO
3 23 (7.30%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (3.81%) SAP APO
5 9 (2.86%) SAP HR
6 8 (2.54%) SAP PSCD
6 8 (2.54%) SAP SD
7 5 (1.59%) SAP GRC
8 4 (1.27%) SAP CRM
8 4 (1.27%) SAP FSCM
8 4 (1.27%) SAP MM
8 4 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (1.27%) SAP Retail
8 4 (1.27%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.95%) SAP QM
9 3 (0.95%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.95%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.27%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.32%) Skype
1 1 (0.32%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 85 (26.98%) SAP HANA
3 67 (21.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 39 (12.38%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (7.62%) QlikView
6 20 (6.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 20 (6.35%) SAP Data Services
7 18 (5.71%) SQL Server
8 15 (4.76%) Qlik Sense
9 11 (3.49%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.86%) DB2
10 9 (2.86%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.54%) Oracle Database
11 8 (2.54%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.59%) Lumira
14 5 (1.59%) OLAP
15 4 (1.27%) Spotfire
15 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) NWDI
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.32%) Toad
2 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 83 (26.35%) Finance
2 19 (6.03%) Manufacturing
3 16 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 15 (4.76%) General Ledger
5 13 (4.13%) Retail
6 9 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.90%) Billing
8 5 (1.59%) Banking
8 5 (1.59%) Marketing
9 4 (1.27%) Back Office
9 4 (1.27%) Legal
10 2 (0.63%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 141 (44.76%) Consultant
2 130 (41.27%) SAP Consultant
3 55 (17.46%) SAP BW Consultant
4 46 (14.60%) Analyst
4 46 (14.60%) Developer
5 36 (11.43%) SAP Developer
6 23 (7.30%) Architect
6 23 (7.30%) SAP Analyst
7 22 (6.98%) SAP BW Developer
8 20 (6.35%) SAP Architect
8 20 (6.35%) SAP HANA Consultant
9 17 (5.40%) Business Analyst
9 17 (5.40%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 16 (5.08%) SAP BI Consultant
11 14 (4.44%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
12 13 (4.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 13 (4.13%) Project Manager
12 13 (4.13%) SAP APO Consultant
13 12 (3.81%) SAP Manager
14 10 (3.17%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.76%) SAP Basis
2 9 (2.86%) SAP XI
3 7 (2.22%) HTML
3 7 (2.22%) HTML5
4 6 (1.90%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (0.95%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (0.95%) Web Services
6 2 (0.63%) BAPI
6 2 (0.63%) EDI
6 2 (0.63%) IDoc
6 2 (0.63%) Middleware
6 2 (0.63%) SAP BSP
6 2 (0.63%) SAP MI
6 2 (0.63%) SAPUI5
6 2 (0.63%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.32%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.32%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.32%) Node.js
7 1 (0.32%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.32%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.13%) FMCG
3 8 (2.54%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.27%) EPoS
6 3 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (0.95%) PMI
7 2 (0.63%) Life Science
7 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.63%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.63%) User Experience
7 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.32%) Blog
8 1 (0.32%) Clustering
8 1 (0.32%) DataPower
8 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.13%) Windows
2 8 (2.54%) Windows Server
2 8 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.95%) Linux
4 2 (0.63%) AIX
4 2 (0.63%) SUSE
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (37.46%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (18.73%) Data Modelling
3 47 (14.92%) ERP
4 37 (11.75%) Analytics
5 29 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (8.57%) CRM
6 27 (8.57%) Migration
7 26 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (6.35%) Visualisation
9 18 (5.71%) Data Visualisation
10 17 (5.40%) Data Management
11 16 (5.08%) Business Analysis
11 16 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (4.76%) Data Migration
12 15 (4.76%) ETL
13 14 (4.44%) Dashboard Development
14 13 (4.13%) SAP Security
15 12 (3.81%) Master Data Management
15 12 (3.81%) Project Management
16 11 (3.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (9.52%) ABAP
2 29 (9.21%) SQL
3 14 (4.44%) C
4 8 (2.54%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.22%) PHP
6 6 (1.90%) Java
7 2 (0.63%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.32%) Python
8 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 22 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.44%) Degree
4 8 (2.54%) CCA
5 6 (1.90%) ISEB
6 4 (1.27%) BC Cleared
6 4 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.95%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.95%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.32%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.27%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.95%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.32%) GxP
4 1 (0.32%) PMO
4 1 (0.32%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 315 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (6.67%) Oracle
3 17 (5.40%) Tableau
4 15 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 8 (2.54%) Ariba
5 8 (2.54%) webMethods
6 4 (1.27%) Concur
7 2 (0.63%) Birst
7 2 (0.63%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.63%) BMC
7 2 (0.63%) FXall
7 2 (0.63%) HP
7 2 (0.63%) hybris
7 2 (0.63%) Lotus
7 2 (0.63%) Netezza
7 2 (0.63%) NVIDIA
7 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.63%) Reuters
8 1 (0.32%) OpenText
8 1 (0.32%) TIBCO
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