The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 22 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP 25 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.38% 2.35% 3.65%
As % of the Vendors category 14.88% 5.59% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.68% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -28.54%
SAP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
168 143 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 42.86% 41.94% 51.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 87 60
Average daily rate £425 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Bedfordshire region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +3 10 £550 - 3
Bedford - - - - 3
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP.

1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 15 (32.61%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (28.26%) ERP
4 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (23.91%) SQL
5 9 (19.57%) .NET
5 9 (19.57%) Marketing
5 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.39%) Test Scripting
6 8 (17.39%) Agresso
7 7 (15.22%) Manufacturing
7 7 (15.22%) SAP Data Services
8 6 (13.04%) Scrum
8 6 (13.04%) Sybase IQ
8 6 (13.04%) BODI
8 6 (13.04%) IBM
8 6 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (13.04%) Sybase
8 6 (13.04%) Business Objects
8 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.04%) CRM
9 5 (10.87%) ISO 9001
9 5 (10.87%) ETL
9 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
9 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.87%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (10.87%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (10.87%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (10.87%) SugarCRM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) SugarCRM
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Agresso
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (6.52%) SAP SD
4 3 (6.52%) SAP MM
4 3 (6.52%) SAP PP
5 2 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (4.35%) SAP CO
5 2 (4.35%) SAP FI
5 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
6 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) VoIP
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SAP Data Services
2 6 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (13.04%) Sybase IQ
2 6 (13.04%) BODI
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.17%) OLAP
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Marketing
3 7 (15.22%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.70%) Electronics
4 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.52%) Retail
6 2 (4.35%) French Language
6 2 (4.35%) German Language
6 2 (4.35%) Spanish Language
7 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.17%) Games
7 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Architect
3 7 (15.22%) Test Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Information Architect
5 3 (6.52%) SAP MM Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) SAP Test Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) SAP XI
3 2 (4.35%) JSON
3 2 (4.35%) SAP PI
3 2 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.17%) EDI
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) DTV
2 2 (4.35%) GIS
2 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (28.26%) ERP
3 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.39%) Test Scripting
6 6 (13.04%) Scrum
6 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.04%) CRM
7 5 (10.87%) ETL
7 5 (10.87%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Campaign Management
7 5 (10.87%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
4 1 (2.17%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) HNC
1 1 (2.17%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Sybase
2 6 (13.04%) Business Objects
2 6 (13.04%) IBM
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (10.87%) Unica
3 5 (10.87%) Neolane
4 2 (4.35%) hybris
4 2 (4.35%) KANA
4 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
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