The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 129 110
Rank change year-on-year +25 -19  
Contract jobs citing SAP BW 13 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.02% 1.74% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.69% +0.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £364 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £481 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £450 £415
% change year-on-year -3.55% +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year +53.65% -  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 430 632 561
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 21.04% 21.17% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 391 374
Median daily rate £375 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £503 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £23.25 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +28.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.50 £38.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP BW in the West Midlands

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BW in the West Midlands

SAP BW
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BW in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP BW in the West Midlands

SAP BW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BW in the West Midlands

SAP BW
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region 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
Warwickshire +16 8 £475 +22.65%
Coventry +17 3 £436 +29.18%
Birmingham +19 1 - -
Solihull +10 1 £565 +25.41%
SAP BW
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (69.57%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (56.52%) SAP HANA
4 9 (39.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
5 7 (30.43%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) SAP CAR
7 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (13.04%) Retail
7 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (13.04%) SAP APO
7 3 (13.04%) Finance
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (8.70%) Essbase
8 2 (8.70%) SAP FI
8 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) ETL
8 2 (8.70%) SAS
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.70%) ERP
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) SAP CO
8 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Data Management
8 2 (8.70%) SAP ERP
8 2 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects XI

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (8.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP APO
1 3 (13.04%) SAP CAR
2 2 (8.70%) SAP CO
2 2 (8.70%) SAP ERP
2 2 (8.70%) SAP FI
2 2 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.35%) SAP BPC
3 1 (4.35%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (4.35%) SAP POS DM
3 1 (4.35%) SAP Retail
3 1 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SAP HANA
2 9 (39.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (8.70%) Essbase
5 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
5 2 (8.70%) Lumira
6 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
1 7 (30.43%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) SAP BW Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 5 (21.74%) SAP Architect
4 4 (17.39%) SAP APO Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) SAP BW Architect
6 2 (8.70%) SAP Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SAP HANA Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SAP PM Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 1 (4.35%) SAP BI Architect
7 1 (4.35%) SAP BPC Architect
7 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Data Management
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
5 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) NVIDIA