The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 26 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)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 556 558
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 55 95 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 0.82% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 48 56
Median daily rate £480 £450 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £493 £456 £430
% change year-on-year +7.94% +6.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £37.80
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 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 10522 11586 13184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.38% 21.83% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6876 7850 8612
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 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 193 183
Median hourly rate £31.50 £31.27 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.73% +13.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SAP Data Services
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP Data Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Data Services in the UK

SAP Data Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Data Services in the UK

SAP Data Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Data Services over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Data Services in the UK

SAP Data Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Data Services in the UK

SAP Data Services
Top 27 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England -5 54 £478 +6.11% 5
London -22 19 £475 +5.55% 2
Yorkshire +35 15 £550 +15.78%
South East +31 10 £475 +21.79% 2
West Yorkshire +21 7 £575 +21.05%
Sheffield - 7 £550 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £550 -
Hampshire +12 6 £475 +31.03% 1
Portsmouth - 5 £475 -
Leeds +26 4 - -
North East +71 3 £493 -
North West +25 3 £415 -
Lancashire - 3 £415 -
West Sussex - 3 - -
Blackburn - 3 £415 -
Worthing - 3 - -
City of London -6 2 £586 +30.27%
Bradford - 2 £575 -
Berkshire +19 1 - -
Slough +4 1 - -
Hertfordshire -4 1 - -
East of England -12 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £493 -
Scotland - 1 £493 -

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for SAP Data Services.

1 93 (83.04%) SAP
2 55 (49.11%) BusinessObjects
3 41 (36.61%) ETL
3 41 (36.61%) SQL
4 37 (33.04%) Migration
5 34 (30.36%) Data Migration
6 29 (25.89%) Data Modelling
7 28 (25.00%) Finance
8 27 (24.11%) Oracle
9 24 (21.43%) CRM
10 22 (19.64%) SAP HANA
11 21 (18.75%) SAP BW
12 19 (16.96%) ERP
12 19 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (16.96%) Oracle Database
12 19 (16.96%) SAP ERP
13 18 (16.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 18 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (15.18%) Relational Database
15 16 (14.29%) Data Management
15 16 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (13.39%) LSMW
17 14 (12.50%) webMethods
17 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
18 12 (10.71%) Telecoms
18 12 (10.71%) SAP CRM
19 11 (9.82%) Data Analysis
19 11 (9.82%) Revenue Management
19 11 (9.82%) Master Data Management

SAP Data Services
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 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.68%) SAS
4 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.89%) CMS
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (16.96%) SAP ERP
2 12 (10.71%) SAP CRM
3 10 (8.93%) SAP PSCD
4 9 (8.04%) SAP MM
4 9 (8.04%) SAP SD
5 3 (2.68%) SAP FI
5 3 (2.68%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (1.79%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.89%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.89%) Office 365
3 1 (0.89%) PaaS
3 1 (0.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) SMS
2 2 (1.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (49.11%) BusinessObjects
2 22 (19.64%) SAP HANA
3 21 (18.75%) SAP BW
4 19 (16.96%) Oracle Database
5 18 (16.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 18 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (15.18%) Relational Database
7 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 11 (9.82%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (8.93%) DB2
9 10 (8.93%) Oracle9i Database
10 9 (8.04%) RDBMS
11 8 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (6.25%) Pentaho
13 5 (4.46%) DataStage
13 5 (4.46%) MySQL
14 4 (3.57%) Big Data
14 4 (3.57%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 15 (13.39%) LSMW
2 4 (3.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (3.57%) CA Gen
General
1 28 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.93%) General Ledger
4 7 (6.25%) Marketing
4 7 (6.25%) Retail
5 4 (3.57%) Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Electronics
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Billing
7 1 (0.89%) French Language
7 1 (0.89%) Legal
7 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (39.29%) Consultant
2 34 (30.36%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (26.79%) Developer
4 17 (15.18%) Analyst
5 14 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 12 (10.71%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) SAP Developer
7 10 (8.93%) Architect
7 10 (8.93%) Business Developer
8 9 (8.04%) Analyst Developer
8 9 (8.04%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 7 (6.25%) Data Architect
9 7 (6.25%) Data Consultant
9 7 (6.25%) ETL Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Pentaho Developer
10 6 (5.36%) SAP Data Consultant
11 5 (4.46%) Data Manager
11 5 (4.46%) Designer
11 5 (4.46%) SAP Data Manager
11 5 (4.46%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.82%) SAP Basis
2 10 (8.93%) SAP XI
2 10 (8.93%) XML
3 9 (8.04%) SAP PI
4 4 (3.57%) J2EE
5 3 (2.68%) SAML
5 3 (2.68%) Web Services
6 2 (1.79%) .NET
6 2 (1.79%) JSON
7 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.89%) CSS
7 1 (0.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.46%) Data Structures
2 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.79%) FMCG
3 2 (1.79%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.25%) Windows
1 7 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (4.46%) Unix
3 2 (1.79%) Linux
3 2 (1.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (36.61%) ETL
2 37 (33.04%) Migration
3 34 (30.36%) Data Migration
4 29 (25.89%) Data Modelling
5 24 (21.43%) CRM
6 19 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (16.96%) ERP
7 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (14.29%) Data Management
8 16 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (9.82%) Data Analysis
9 11 (9.82%) Master Data Management
9 11 (9.82%) Revenue Management
10 10 (8.93%) Test Management
11 9 (8.04%) Waterfall
12 7 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (6.25%) Data Extraction
12 7 (6.25%) Data Integration
12 7 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
12 7 (6.25%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 41 (36.61%) SQL
2 9 (8.04%) Shell Script
3 7 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.46%) Java
5 4 (3.57%) Perl
6 3 (2.68%) ABAP
6 3 (2.68%) ANSI SQL
6 3 (2.68%) C
7 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.89%) Python
8 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (8.93%) CCA
2 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.57%) Degree
5 2 (1.79%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.89%) GDPR
3 1 (0.89%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 93 (83.04%) SAP
2 27 (24.11%) Oracle
3 14 (12.50%) webMethods
4 7 (6.25%) IBM
4 7 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.46%) hybris
5 5 (4.46%) Informatica
6 4 (3.57%) BEA
6 4 (3.57%) IFS
6 4 (3.57%) Pega
6 4 (3.57%) Sybase
7 1 (0.89%) Birst
7 1 (0.89%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.89%) SnapLogic
7 1 (0.89%) VMware
7 1 (0.89%) Workday
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