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 11 February 2016 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 15 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 25 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.53% 6.22% 2.93%
As % of the Vendors category 18.12% 13.64% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 3
Average daily rate £492 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £409 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £550 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -52.50%
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
138 176 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.57% 45.60% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 139 70
Average daily rate £450 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £210 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 14
Average hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £27.00 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 10 £550 +15.78% 10
Bedford - 2 £528 - 2
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 9 (30.00%) ERP
3 8 (26.67%) ABAP
3 8 (26.67%) SAP ERP
4 7 (23.33%) CRM
4 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
5 6 (20.00%) SAP CRM
5 6 (20.00%) BAPI
5 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (16.67%) SAP PI
6 5 (16.67%) User Experience
6 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
6 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Information Security
6 5 (16.67%) Finance
6 5 (16.67%) Aerospace
6 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
7 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.33%) NetWeaver
7 4 (13.33%) SAP FI
7 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
7 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) XML
7 4 (13.33%) Legal
7 4 (13.33%) Workflow
7 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (13.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) SAP ERP
2 6 (20.00%) SAP CRM
3 4 (13.33%) SAP FI
4 3 (10.00%) SAP CO
4 3 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (6.67%) SAP PP
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (3.33%) SAP MM
6 1 (3.33%) SAP SD
6 1 (3.33%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.33%) Lumira
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
General
1 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) SAP Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Architect
5 4 (13.33%) SAP Business Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) SAP Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) CRM Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) CRM Architect
6 3 (10.00%) CRM Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Developer
6 3 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) SAP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) SAP PI Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) PMO Lead
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) BAPI
2 5 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
2 5 (16.67%) SAP PI
3 4 (13.33%) SAPUI5
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) XML
4 3 (10.00%) SAP XI
5 2 (6.67%) SAP ALE
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (6.67%) SOAP
5 2 (6.67%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (6.67%) WSDL
6 1 (3.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.67%) PMI
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ERP
2 7 (23.33%) CRM
3 5 (16.67%) Information Security
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Workflow
5 3 (10.00%) Case Management
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) BPEL
6 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) Document Management
6 2 (6.67%) Logistics
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) ABAP
2 2 (6.67%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCA
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Baan
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
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