The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 112 122 117
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Contract jobs citing SAP Data Services 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.88% 1.18% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £490 - £345
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 - £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 - £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £335 £425
% change year-on-year +24.62% -21.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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 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 455 679 544
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 19.94% 25.49% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 381 297
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 10
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.25% -44.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

SAP Data Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Data Services in the West Midlands

SAP Data Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Data Services in the West Midlands

SAP Data Services
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 Data Services within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Coventry - 2 £500 -
Birmingham +1 1 £418 -
Warwickshire -4 1 £490 -
SAP Data Services
England

SAP Data Services
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP Data Services.

1 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Teradata
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (14.29%) Order to Cash
4 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology

SAP Data Services
Top Related 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Order to Cash
3 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Teradata