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 30 July 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 30 39 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Contract jobs citing SAP 124 100 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.83% 3.99% 2.66%
As % of the Vendors category 9.37% 8.50% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 55 29
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£425 £405 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £227 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 £187.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £22.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +15.78%
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
1323 1177 1178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.56% 46.99% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 516 442
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 35 48
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.68 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.36% -20.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £31.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
Reading +17 39 £450 -21.73% 8
Bracknell +9 19 £322 -17.43% 2
Slough -5 17 £375 +20.96% 9
Newbury -2 10 £550 +10.00% 4
Maidenhead +3 3 £450 +125.00% 8
Windsor -2 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £310 -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 67 (28.39%) Finance
2 56 (23.73%) Telecoms
3 50 (21.19%) Project Management
4 49 (20.76%) Business Intelligence
5 43 (18.22%) Microsoft
6 32 (13.56%) Electronics
7 30 (12.71%) Programme Management
8 29 (12.29%) Manufacturing
8 29 (12.29%) MS Office
9 28 (11.86%) Oracle
9 28 (11.86%) ERP
10 26 (11.02%) Marketing
11 25 (10.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 25 (10.59%) Digital Marketing
11 25 (10.59%) DTV
11 25 (10.59%) MS Excel
12 24 (10.17%) Degree
13 23 (9.75%) BusinessObjects
14 22 (9.32%) ITIL
15 21 (8.90%) SAP BW
16 20 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
17 19 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
19 16 (6.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 16 (6.78%) UNIX
19 16 (6.78%) Analytics
20 15 (6.36%) SAP Security
20 15 (6.36%) E-Commerce
21 14 (5.93%) PRINCE2
21 14 (5.93%) Windows

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 14 (5.93%) WebSphere
2 11 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.85%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.85%) Lync
3 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.42%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.42%) Mule
4 1 (0.42%) Confluence
4 1 (0.42%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (12.29%) MS Office
2 25 (10.59%) MS Excel
3 20 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.69%) MS Project
5 3 (1.27%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (10.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (4.66%) Maximo
3 7 (2.97%) SAP ERP
3 7 (2.97%) SAP GRC
4 6 (2.54%) Magento
5 4 (1.69%) SAP BPC
5 4 (1.69%) SAP HCM
5 4 (1.69%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.27%) SAP MM
6 3 (1.27%) SAP CO
6 3 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.27%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.85%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.85%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.85%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.85%) SAP CCM
7 2 (0.85%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.85%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.24%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.85%) Office 365
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.54%) SAN
2 2 (0.85%) Intranet
2 2 (0.85%) WAN
2 2 (0.85%) FTP
2 2 (0.85%) HTTP
2 2 (0.85%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.85%) LAN
3 1 (0.42%) SMS
3 1 (0.42%) UMTS
3 1 (0.42%) GSM
3 1 (0.42%) VLAN
3 1 (0.42%) NAS
3 1 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.75%) BusinessObjects
2 21 (8.90%) SAP BW
3 13 (5.51%) SQL Server
4 10 (4.24%) SAP BI
4 10 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.54%) DB2
7 4 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.85%) MySQL
9 2 (0.85%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.85%) QlikView
10 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.42%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.42%) Xcelsius
10 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.42%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) JIRA
1 1 (0.42%) Selenium
1 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (28.39%) Finance
2 56 (23.73%) Telecoms
3 32 (13.56%) Electronics
4 29 (12.29%) Manufacturing
5 26 (11.02%) Marketing
6 7 (2.97%) Spanish Language
7 6 (2.54%) Billing
8 5 (2.12%) Legal
8 5 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.27%) German Language
10 2 (0.85%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.85%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.85%) Retail
10 2 (0.85%) French Language
10 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.42%) Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (22.46%) Analyst
2 32 (13.56%) Consultant
3 27 (11.44%) Project Manager
3 27 (11.44%) SAP Consultant
4 18 (7.63%) Architect
5 17 (7.20%) Developer
6 15 (6.36%) Business Analyst
7 12 (5.08%) SAP Manager
8 9 (3.81%) SAP Project Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Design Engineer
10 7 (2.97%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (2.97%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (2.97%) SAP Analyst
11 6 (2.54%) SAP Architect
11 6 (2.54%) SAP Developer
11 6 (2.54%) Coordinator
11 6 (2.54%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.54%) Security Consultant
11 6 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.54%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.24%) Web Services
2 8 (3.39%) HTML
2 8 (3.39%) SAP Basis
3 7 (2.97%) SOAP
3 7 (2.97%) HTML5
4 6 (2.54%) REST
5 5 (2.12%) XML
6 4 (1.69%) EDI
7 3 (1.27%) CSS
8 2 (0.85%) MDX
8 2 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.85%) Middleware
8 2 (0.85%) BAPI
8 2 (0.85%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.85%) CSS3
8 2 (0.85%) RESTful
9 1 (0.42%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.42%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.42%) WinForms
9 1 (0.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.59%) DTV
2 19 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.66%) AS400
5 10 (4.24%) iSeries
6 7 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.97%) FMCG
7 6 (2.54%) PKI
7 6 (2.54%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.69%) PMI
8 4 (1.69%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.69%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.69%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.69%) User Experience
9 3 (1.27%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.27%) Learning Management System
9 3 (1.27%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.27%) Economics
10 2 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.78%) UNIX
2 14 (5.93%) Windows
3 13 (5.51%) Linux
4 11 (4.66%) AIX
5 6 (2.54%) zOS
6 3 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.42%) SUSE
7 1 (0.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.19%) Project Management
2 49 (20.76%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (12.71%) Programme Management
4 28 (11.86%) ERP
5 25 (10.59%) Digital Marketing
6 22 (9.32%) ITIL
7 18 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (6.78%) Analytics
9 15 (6.36%) SAP Security
9 15 (6.36%) E-Commerce
10 14 (5.93%) PRINCE2
10 14 (5.93%) Migration
10 14 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (5.51%) Service Management
12 12 (5.08%) Change Management
12 12 (5.08%) Data Management
13 10 (4.24%) Test Scripting
14 9 (3.81%) Service Delivery
14 9 (3.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.93%) ABAP
2 9 (3.81%) SQL
3 7 (2.97%) Java
3 7 (2.97%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.85%) SAPscript
4 2 (0.85%) R
5 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.42%) PHP
5 1 (0.42%) C
5 1 (0.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (10.17%) Degree
2 9 (3.81%) CIMA
3 7 (2.97%) ACCA
3 7 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.12%) ISEB
4 5 (2.12%) CISSP
4 5 (2.12%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.69%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.85%) CIPFA
7 2 (0.85%) CCAB
7 2 (0.85%) MOS
7 2 (0.85%) MCTS
7 2 (0.85%) MCITP
7 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.85%) MCSE
7 2 (0.85%) MCSA
7 2 (0.85%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (4.24%) QA
3 7 (2.97%) GxP
4 5 (2.12%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (0.42%) vSphere
2 1 (0.42%) NFS
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.42%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (2.97%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (2.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.27%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.85%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.85%) WSUS
4 2 (0.85%) Nagios
4 2 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.85%) SCCM
4 2 (0.85%) SCOM
4 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.85%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.42%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.42%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 43 (18.22%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.86%) Oracle
3 13 (5.51%) Citrix
4 12 (5.08%) Ariba
4 12 (5.08%) HP
4 12 (5.08%) TOWER Software
5 9 (3.81%) IBM
5 9 (3.81%) VMware
6 5 (2.12%) JD Edwards
6 5 (2.12%) Cognos
7 4 (1.69%) Cisco
8 3 (1.27%) CA
8 3 (1.27%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.27%) Symantec
8 3 (1.27%) Teradata
9 2 (0.85%) Remedy
9 2 (0.85%) McAfee
9 2 (0.85%) BT
9 2 (0.85%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.85%) Sun
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