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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 39 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP 102 145 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.91% 5.61% 6.02%
As % of the Vendors category 8.03% 11.84% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 64 42
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£481 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £557 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
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 £20.25 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.67% +12.00%
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
1270 1225 1193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.73% 47.41% 49.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 622 461
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 45 81
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.34 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +13.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +13 41 £563 +25.00% 5
Slough -8 14 £450 -10.00% 1
Maidenhead +6 9 £359 -23.87%
Newbury -3 6 £493 +25.47% 3
Bracknell -5 5 £450 +17.26% 2
Windsor -10 2 £500 -
Wokingham - - - -
Hungerford - - - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 70 (40.00%) Finance
2 50 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 42 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (17.71%) Manufacturing
5 23 (13.14%) Programme Management
5 23 (13.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 23 (13.14%) Marketing
6 20 (11.43%) Migration
6 20 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (10.29%) Electronics
7 18 (10.29%) Project Management
7 18 (10.29%) DTV
7 18 (10.29%) SAP BW
7 18 (10.29%) Degree
7 18 (10.29%) Digital Marketing
8 17 (9.71%) Oracle
9 16 (9.14%) Business Objects
9 16 (9.14%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (8.57%) ABAP
10 15 (8.57%) PRINCE2
11 14 (8.00%) CRM
12 13 (7.43%) MS Office
12 13 (7.43%) Data Migration
13 12 (6.86%) SQL
13 12 (6.86%) Informatica
13 12 (6.86%) SAP FI
14 11 (6.29%) SQL Server
14 11 (6.29%) ITIL
14 11 (6.29%) ERP
14 11 (6.29%) ETL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 8 (4.57%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.14%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.14%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.57%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.57%) JBoss
4 1 (0.57%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (7.43%) MS Office
2 11 (6.29%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (5.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.71%) MS Project
5 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 23 (13.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (6.86%) SAP FI
3 11 (6.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (6.29%) SAP CO
4 7 (4.00%) SAP BPC
5 6 (3.43%) SAP SD
6 5 (2.86%) SAP CRM
6 5 (2.86%) SAP ERP
6 5 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (2.29%) SAP SRM
7 4 (2.29%) SAP MM
8 3 (1.71%) SAP R/3
8 3 (1.71%) BPCS
8 3 (1.71%) SAP WM
8 3 (1.71%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (1.14%) SAP HCM
9 2 (1.14%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (1.14%) SAP SCM
9 2 (1.14%) SAP PS
10 1 (0.57%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) SaaS
2 2 (1.14%) Office 365
2 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.71%) Internet
1 3 (1.71%) 3G
1 3 (1.71%) FTP
1 3 (1.71%) 2G
2 2 (1.14%) LTE
2 2 (1.14%) 4G
3 1 (0.57%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.57%) Network Security
3 1 (0.57%) LDAP
3 1 (0.57%) DHCP
3 1 (0.57%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) RTP
3 1 (0.57%) SS7
3 1 (0.57%) ISUP
3 1 (0.57%) INAP
3 1 (0.57%) Firewall
3 1 (0.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.29%) SAP BW
2 16 (9.14%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (6.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.43%) SAP BI
5 5 (2.86%) DB2
5 5 (2.86%) PowerCenter
5 5 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (2.86%) SAP HANA
6 4 (2.29%) Big Data
6 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.29%) QlikView
7 3 (1.71%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.14%) MySQL
8 2 (1.14%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.57%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.57%) BODI
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.29%) LSMW
General
1 70 (40.00%) Finance
2 50 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 31 (17.71%) Manufacturing
4 23 (13.14%) Marketing
5 18 (10.29%) Electronics
6 10 (5.71%) Retail
6 10 (5.71%) Billing
7 4 (2.29%) Legal
8 3 (1.71%) Banking
8 3 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.57%) Back Office
9 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 39 (22.29%) Consultant
2 34 (19.43%) SAP Consultant
3 31 (17.71%) Analyst
4 26 (14.86%) Project Manager
5 23 (13.14%) Architect
6 16 (9.14%) SAP Manager
7 13 (7.43%) SAP Analyst
8 11 (6.29%) Developer
8 11 (6.29%) SAP Project Manager
9 10 (5.71%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.00%) SAP Architect
11 6 (3.43%) SAP Support
12 5 (2.86%) Remedy Analyst
12 5 (2.86%) Designer
12 5 (2.86%) Support Analyst
12 5 (2.86%) Business Architect
12 5 (2.86%) SAP Developer
13 4 (2.29%) Systems Architect
13 4 (2.29%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.00%) Web Services
1 7 (4.00%) SAP Basis
2 6 (3.43%) EDI
2 6 (3.43%) XML
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (2.29%) SOAP
4 2 (1.14%) HTML
4 2 (1.14%) Middleware
4 2 (1.14%) EDIFACT
4 2 (1.14%) BAPI
5 1 (0.57%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.57%) MDX
5 1 (0.57%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.57%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.57%) .NET
5 1 (0.57%) J2EE
5 1 (0.57%) COM
5 1 (0.57%) CSS
5 1 (0.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) DTV
2 9 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.43%) Data Conversion
5 5 (2.86%) CMDB
6 4 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.71%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.14%) NHS
8 2 (1.14%) GIS
8 2 (1.14%) Life Science
8 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.14%) User Experience
8 2 (1.14%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.14%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.57%) TRADACOMS
9 1 (0.57%) Open Source
9 1 (0.57%) AS400
9 1 (0.57%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.86%) UNIX
2 4 (2.29%) Linux
3 1 (0.57%) Android
3 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.57%) Windows
3 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (13.14%) Programme Management
3 20 (11.43%) Migration
3 20 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (10.29%) Project Management
4 18 (10.29%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (8.57%) PRINCE2
6 14 (8.00%) CRM
7 13 (7.43%) Data Migration
8 11 (6.29%) ETL
8 11 (6.29%) ERP
8 11 (6.29%) ITIL
9 10 (5.71%) Change Management
9 10 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (5.14%) SAP Implementation
10 9 (5.14%) TOGAF
11 8 (4.57%) SOA
11 8 (4.57%) GAP Analysis
11 8 (4.57%) Service Management
12 7 (4.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.57%) ABAP
2 12 (6.86%) SQL
3 7 (4.00%) Java
4 5 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.14%) XPath
6 1 (0.57%) Groovy
6 1 (0.57%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.57%) BeanShell
6 1 (0.57%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.57%) VBA
6 1 (0.57%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 18 (10.29%) Degree
2 5 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (2.86%) PMP
2 5 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.71%) CIMA
4 2 (1.14%) HND
4 2 (1.14%) CCA
5 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB
5 1 (0.57%) ACCA
5 1 (0.57%) CIPD
5 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) GxP
3 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.57%) vSphere
2 1 (0.57%) KVM
2 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.57%) OpenView
2 1 (0.57%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 17 (9.71%) Oracle
2 16 (9.14%) Business Objects
3 12 (6.86%) Informatica
4 10 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.00%) HP
6 6 (3.43%) IBM
6 6 (3.43%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (3.43%) Teradata
7 5 (2.86%) Remedy
7 5 (2.86%) BMC
8 3 (1.71%) Pegasus
8 3 (1.71%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.14%) VMware
9 2 (1.14%) hybris
9 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.14%) ATG
9 2 (1.14%) Ariba
9 2 (1.14%) SunGard
10 1 (0.57%) Dell
10 1 (0.57%) Novell
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