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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 43 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 105 130 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.65% 4.67% 3.38%
As % of the Vendors category 7.47% 9.40% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 77 23
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£433 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £549 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
- +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £116.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
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
1406 1383 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.90% 49.73% 47.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 650 372
Average daily rate £400 £380 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% +13.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £205 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 77 78
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £29.15 £47.50
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +2 44 £550 +33.33% 4
Slough -2 18 £500 - 4
Newbury 0 7 £321 -8.21% 2
Bracknell -1 7 £225 -41.36% 1
Maidenhead +8 5 £209 -60.70% 5
Windsor -9 1 - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Hungerford - - - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 78 (38.42%) Finance
2 51 (25.12%) Telecoms
3 42 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (15.27%) Manufacturing
4 31 (15.27%) Degree
5 29 (14.29%) SAP BW
6 24 (11.82%) MS Office
7 23 (11.33%) Business Objects
7 23 (11.33%) Microsoft
7 23 (11.33%) BusinessObjects
8 22 (10.84%) Project Management
8 22 (10.84%) MS Excel
9 21 (10.34%) Marketing
10 20 (9.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 19 (9.36%) Oracle
12 18 (8.87%) Programme Management
13 17 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (8.37%) Java
13 17 (8.37%) ABAP
13 17 (8.37%) ERP
14 16 (7.88%) SAP FI
14 16 (7.88%) SAP FI/CO
14 16 (7.88%) Electronics
14 16 (7.88%) SAP CO
14 16 (7.88%) TOGAF
14 16 (7.88%) MS PowerPoint
15 15 (7.39%) Digital Marketing
15 15 (7.39%) DTV
16 14 (6.90%) HP
16 14 (6.90%) SQL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (2.46%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.49%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.49%) Mule
4 1 (0.49%) Confluence
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.49%) JBoss
4 1 (0.49%) SAS
4 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (11.82%) MS Office
2 22 (10.84%) MS Excel
3 16 (7.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (4.43%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.97%) MS Project
5 4 (1.97%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.48%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 20 (9.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (7.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (7.88%) SAP CO
2 16 (7.88%) SAP FI
3 6 (2.96%) SAP FSCM
3 6 (2.96%) SAP BPC
4 5 (2.46%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.97%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.48%) BPCS
6 3 (1.48%) SAP PS
6 3 (1.48%) SAP WM
6 3 (1.48%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.99%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.99%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.99%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.99%) Magento
8 1 (0.49%) SAP EWM
8 1 (0.49%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.45%) SaaS
2 6 (2.96%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.97%) Firewall
2 3 (1.48%) 2G
2 3 (1.48%) 3G
2 3 (1.48%) GSM
2 3 (1.48%) LAN
2 3 (1.48%) UMTS
2 3 (1.48%) WAN
2 3 (1.48%) FTP
3 2 (0.99%) Internet
3 2 (0.99%) LTE
3 2 (0.99%) 4G
4 1 (0.49%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.49%) LDAP
4 1 (0.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) DNS
4 1 (0.49%) DHCP
4 1 (0.49%) SS7
4 1 (0.49%) ISUP
4 1 (0.49%) INAP
4 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 23 (11.33%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (5.42%) DB2
4 8 (3.94%) SAP HANA
5 7 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.45%) SAP BI
6 6 (2.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (2.46%) QlikView
7 5 (2.46%) PowerCenter
7 5 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.46%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (1.97%) Big Data
8 4 (1.97%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (1.97%) MySQL
9 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.48%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.99%) Xcelsius
10 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.49%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) LSMW
1 1 (0.49%) JIRA
1 1 (0.49%) Selenium
1 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
1 1 (0.49%) Zephyr
General
1 78 (38.42%) Finance
2 51 (25.12%) Telecoms
3 31 (15.27%) Manufacturing
4 21 (10.34%) Marketing
5 16 (7.88%) Electronics
6 11 (5.42%) Billing
7 7 (3.45%) Retail
7 7 (3.45%) Legal
8 6 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.97%) Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.49%) Back Office
10 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 42 (20.69%) Consultant
2 36 (17.73%) Analyst
3 35 (17.24%) SAP Consultant
4 29 (14.29%) Architect
5 20 (9.85%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.90%) SAP Manager
7 13 (6.40%) SAP Analyst
7 13 (6.40%) Developer
8 12 (5.91%) SAP Project Manager
9 10 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (4.93%) SAP Architect
10 9 (4.43%) Business Analyst
11 8 (3.94%) Technical Architect
11 8 (3.94%) Design Engineer
12 7 (3.45%) Administrator
12 7 (3.45%) Business Architect
12 7 (3.45%) SAP Support
13 6 (2.96%) SAP Developer
13 6 (2.96%) Support Analyst
14 5 (2.46%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.93%) XML
2 7 (3.45%) EDI
2 7 (3.45%) Web Services
2 7 (3.45%) SAP Basis
3 6 (2.96%) SOAP
3 6 (2.96%) Middleware
4 4 (1.97%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.48%) RESTful
5 3 (1.48%) J2EE
6 2 (0.99%) HTML
6 2 (0.99%) .NET
6 2 (0.99%) EDIFACT
6 2 (0.99%) XSLT
6 2 (0.99%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.49%) Java EE
7 1 (0.49%) MDX
7 1 (0.49%) SPML
7 1 (0.49%) HTML5
7 1 (0.49%) CSS3
7 1 (0.49%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.39%) DTV
2 14 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.96%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.97%) User Experience
6 4 (1.97%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.48%) GIS
7 3 (1.48%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.48%) CMDB
7 3 (1.48%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.48%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.48%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.99%) Open Source
8 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.99%) NHS
8 2 (0.99%) Life Science
9 1 (0.49%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.49%) Statistics
9 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.45%) Windows
1 7 (3.45%) AIX
2 5 (2.46%) UNIX
3 4 (1.97%) Linux
4 2 (0.99%) Android
4 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (10.84%) Project Management
3 18 (8.87%) Programme Management
4 17 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (8.37%) ERP
5 16 (7.88%) TOGAF
6 15 (7.39%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (6.40%) GAP Analysis
8 12 (5.91%) Migration
8 12 (5.91%) PRINCE2
9 10 (4.93%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (4.43%) CRM
10 9 (4.43%) ITIL
11 8 (3.94%) Workflow
11 8 (3.94%) Logistics
11 8 (3.94%) Business Analysis
12 7 (3.45%) Data Management
12 7 (3.45%) SOA
12 7 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.37%) Java
1 17 (8.37%) ABAP
2 14 (6.90%) SQL
3 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.99%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.99%) XPath
3 2 (0.99%) Groovy
4 1 (0.49%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (0.49%) BeanShell
4 1 (0.49%) C
4 1 (0.49%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.49%) VBA
4 1 (0.49%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 31 (15.27%) Degree
2 6 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.97%) HND
4 3 (1.48%) CCA
4 3 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.48%) VCP4
5 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.99%) PMP
5 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.49%) ACCA
6 1 (0.49%) CIMA
6 1 (0.49%) CIPD
6 1 (0.49%) ISEB
6 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.46%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) OpenView
2 1 (0.49%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 23 (11.33%) Business Objects
1 23 (11.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.36%) Oracle
3 14 (6.90%) HP
4 10 (4.93%) Ariba
5 9 (4.43%) IBM
6 7 (3.45%) Informatica
6 7 (3.45%) TOWER Software
6 7 (3.45%) VMware
7 5 (2.46%) Teradata
7 5 (2.46%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.97%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.48%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.48%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.99%) Twitter
10 2 (0.99%) Remedy
10 2 (0.99%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.99%) SunGard
10 2 (0.99%) BMC
11 1 (0.49%) Novell
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