The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 39 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing SAP 98 131 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.84% 5.24% 6.04%
As % of the Vendors category 7.93% 10.70% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 52 52
Average daily rate
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£450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £243 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.25 £10.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% -67.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £19.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -36.38%
SAP
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1236 1224 1342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.39% 48.96% 49.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 609 498
Average daily rate £375 £388 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 72
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
Reading +5 26 £550 +37.50% 7
Slough -8 17 £425 -10.52% 3
Newbury -1 9 £575 +21.05% 1
Bracknell -6 5 £450 - 2
Maidenhead +5 4 £500 +12.92% 2
Windsor -9 2 £500 -
Hungerford - - - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 82 (42.71%) Finance
2 63 (32.81%) Telecoms
3 59 (30.73%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (23.96%) Manufacturing
5 42 (21.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 41 (21.35%) Programme Management
7 39 (20.31%) Marketing
8 36 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
8 36 (18.75%) DTV
8 36 (18.75%) Electronics
9 27 (14.06%) Project Management
10 23 (11.98%) Migration
11 21 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (10.42%) Oracle
13 19 (9.90%) PRINCE2
14 18 (9.38%) Business Objects
14 18 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
15 17 (8.85%) ABAP
15 17 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (8.33%) Degree
16 16 (8.33%) Change Management
17 15 (7.81%) HP
17 15 (7.81%) SAP BW
18 14 (7.29%) Data Migration
19 13 (6.77%) SQL Server
19 13 (6.77%) SQL
20 12 (6.25%) Java
20 12 (6.25%) ITIL
20 12 (6.25%) CRM
20 12 (6.25%) ERP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 10 (5.21%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.04%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.04%) SAS
3 2 (1.04%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.52%) JBoss
4 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.52%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.52%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (5.73%) Spreadsheet
2 9 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.69%) MS Office
3 7 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.13%) MS Project
5 5 (2.60%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.04%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (21.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (6.25%) SAP FI
3 10 (5.21%) SAP CO
3 10 (5.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (3.13%) SAP SD
5 5 (2.60%) SAP MM
5 5 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (2.60%) SAP SRM
6 4 (2.08%) SAP BPC
6 4 (2.08%) SAP ERP
7 3 (1.56%) SAP PP
7 3 (1.56%) SAP R/3
7 3 (1.56%) SAP CRM
7 3 (1.56%) Maximo
7 3 (1.56%) SAP WM
7 3 (1.56%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (1.04%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (1.04%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.52%) SAP APO
9 1 (0.52%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.56%) Force.com
1 3 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.04%) Office 365
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.52%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.60%) 3G
1 5 (2.60%) DNS
1 5 (2.60%) 2G
2 4 (2.08%) 4G
2 4 (2.08%) Internet
3 3 (1.56%) FTP
3 3 (1.56%) HTTP
3 3 (1.56%) INAP
3 3 (1.56%) Firewall
3 3 (1.56%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.04%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.04%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (1.04%) Network Security
4 2 (1.04%) IPsec
4 2 (1.04%) Wireless
4 2 (1.04%) SS7
4 2 (1.04%) DAB
4 2 (1.04%) ISUP
4 2 (1.04%) LDAP
4 2 (1.04%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (7.81%) SAP BW
3 13 (6.77%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.13%) SAP HANA
4 6 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.13%) SAP BI
5 5 (2.60%) PowerCenter
5 5 (2.60%) DB2
5 5 (2.60%) QlikView
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.08%) Big Data
7 3 (1.56%) MySQL
7 3 (1.56%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.08%) LSMW
2 1 (0.52%) Ant
2 1 (0.52%) JUnit
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.52%) Selenium
2 1 (0.52%) TestNG
2 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.52%) TestLink
General
1 82 (42.71%) Finance
2 63 (32.81%) Telecoms
3 46 (23.96%) Manufacturing
4 39 (20.31%) Marketing
5 36 (18.75%) Electronics
6 9 (4.69%) Billing
7 7 (3.65%) Retail
8 3 (1.56%) Banking
9 2 (1.04%) Legal
9 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.52%) French Language
10 1 (0.52%) German Language
10 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 40 (20.83%) Consultant
2 34 (17.71%) Project Manager
2 34 (17.71%) SAP Consultant
3 31 (16.15%) Analyst
4 18 (9.38%) Architect
5 15 (7.81%) SAP Manager
6 14 (7.29%) Developer
7 11 (5.73%) SAP Project Manager
8 10 (5.21%) SAP Analyst
9 9 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.69%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.65%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.60%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.60%) Remedy Analyst
11 5 (2.60%) SAP Developer
12 4 (2.08%) Data Migration Consultant
12 4 (2.08%) Designer
12 4 (2.08%) SAP Support
12 4 (2.08%) Data Consultant
12 4 (2.08%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.17%) SAP Basis
1 8 (4.17%) SOAP
1 8 (4.17%) XML
2 7 (3.65%) Web Services
3 6 (3.13%) EDI
4 3 (1.56%) .NET
4 3 (1.56%) J2EE
4 3 (1.56%) HTML
4 3 (1.56%) JSON
4 3 (1.56%) RESTful
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.04%) HTML5
5 2 (1.04%) SAP PI
5 2 (1.04%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.52%) Middleware
6 1 (0.52%) WAP
6 1 (0.52%) WML
6 1 (0.52%) XSD
6 1 (0.52%) XSLT
6 1 (0.52%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.75%) DTV
2 17 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.13%) Data Conversion
3 6 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.60%) CMDB
5 3 (1.56%) NHS
5 3 (1.56%) Open Source
5 3 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.04%) User Experience
6 2 (1.04%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.04%) FMCG
6 2 (1.04%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.04%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) AS400
7 1 (0.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.13%) Linux
2 5 (2.60%) UNIX
3 3 (1.56%) Windows
3 3 (1.56%) Android
3 3 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.73%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (21.35%) Programme Management
3 36 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
4 27 (14.06%) Project Management
5 23 (11.98%) Migration
6 21 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (9.90%) PRINCE2
8 16 (8.33%) Change Management
9 14 (7.29%) Data Migration
10 12 (6.25%) ITIL
10 12 (6.25%) CRM
10 12 (6.25%) ERP
10 12 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
10 12 (6.25%) Data Management
11 11 (5.73%) ETL
11 11 (5.73%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (5.21%) SOA
12 10 (5.21%) Logistics
12 10 (5.21%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.85%) ABAP
2 13 (6.77%) SQL
3 12 (6.25%) Java
4 5 (2.60%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.04%) XPath
5 2 (1.04%) Groovy
5 2 (1.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.52%) Python
6 1 (0.52%) Perl
6 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.52%) VB
6 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.52%) VBA
6 1 (0.52%) C
6 1 (0.52%) C#
6 1 (0.52%) C++
6 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.52%) Ruby
6 1 (0.52%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 16 (8.33%) Degree
2 7 (3.65%) ISEB
2 7 (3.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (3.13%) PMP
3 6 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.04%) CIMA
6 2 (1.04%) CCA
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.52%) HND
7 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) CIPD
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.04%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Firmware
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) vSphere
2 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (5.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (10.42%) Oracle
2 18 (9.38%) Business Objects
3 15 (7.81%) HP
4 12 (6.25%) Informatica
5 8 (4.17%) IBM
6 7 (3.65%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.13%) Teradata
7 6 (3.13%) BMC
7 6 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (2.60%) Remedy
8 5 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.08%) Cisco
10 3 (1.56%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.56%) Pegasus
10 3 (1.56%) Siebel
10 3 (1.56%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.56%) VMware
10 3 (1.56%) Primavera
11 2 (1.04%) hybris
11 2 (1.04%) F5
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