The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Implementation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Implementation over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Implementation
Rank 114 118 131
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 8 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.24% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £488 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1839 1658 2074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.41% 68.88% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 740 799
Average daily rate £375 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 43
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -16.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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SAP Implementation
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Implementation across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SAP Implementation Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SAP Implementation
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SAP Implementation Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAP Implementation
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Implementation across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SAP Implementation Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SAP Implementation
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SAP Implementation Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
5 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
5 3 (15.79%) CIMA
5 3 (15.79%) Billing
5 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Business Transformation
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (10.53%) Demand Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (10.53%) SAP BI
6 2 (10.53%) DataStage
6 2 (10.53%) SAP FI
6 2 (10.53%) Cognos
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Logistics
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Test Management

SAP Implementation
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.26%) SAP QM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP PP
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
2 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.53%) SAP BI
2 2 (10.53%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) LSMW
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Billing
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Project Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Architect
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.26%) Physics
1 1 (5.26%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Demand Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics
4 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) ABAP
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CIMA
2 1 (5.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Cognos
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.26%) Amdocs
3 1 (5.26%) Teradata
3 1 (5.26%) Siebel
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) HP