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 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 34 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP 103 135 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.98% 5.13% 4.71%
As % of the Vendors category 8.29% 10.70% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 75 31
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £562 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.25 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £44.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-56.81% +155.07%
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
1243 1262 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.97% 47.97% 48.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 607 401
Average daily rate £375 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 70
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £27.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 January 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 29 January 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 +3 39 £550 +22.22% 8
Slough +3 21 £500 - 5
Newbury +1 6 - -
Maidenhead +6 5 £209 -60.70% 4
Bracknell -3 5 £450 +17.26%
Windsor -10 2 £500 +25.00%
Wokingham - - - -
Hungerford - - - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 72 (38.50%) Finance
2 52 (27.81%) Telecoms
3 43 (22.99%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (14.97%) Manufacturing
5 25 (13.37%) SAP BW
6 24 (12.83%) Degree
7 22 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
7 22 (11.76%) Business Objects
8 20 (10.70%) Marketing
8 20 (10.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 19 (10.16%) MS Excel
9 19 (10.16%) Migration
10 18 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (9.63%) Programme Management
10 18 (9.63%) Oracle
10 18 (9.63%) SQL
10 18 (9.63%) ABAP
10 18 (9.63%) MS Office
11 16 (8.56%) ERP
11 16 (8.56%) Project Management
11 16 (8.56%) SAP FI
11 16 (8.56%) Microsoft
12 15 (8.02%) DTV
12 15 (8.02%) Java
12 15 (8.02%) SAP FI/CO
12 15 (8.02%) Electronics
12 15 (8.02%) SAP CO
12 15 (8.02%) TOGAF
12 15 (8.02%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (6.95%) CRM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (3.74%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.07%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.07%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.53%) SAS
3 1 (0.53%) JBoss
3 1 (0.53%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.53%) Confluence
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 19 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.63%) MS Office
3 11 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.67%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.60%) AutoCAD
5 3 (1.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (10.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (8.56%) SAP FI
3 15 (8.02%) SAP FI/CO
3 15 (8.02%) SAP CO
4 7 (3.74%) SAP BPC
5 6 (3.21%) SAP ERP
5 6 (3.21%) SAP SD
6 5 (2.67%) SAP CRM
7 4 (2.14%) SAP FSCM
7 4 (2.14%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (1.60%) SAP MM
8 3 (1.60%) SAP PS
8 3 (1.60%) SAP WM
8 3 (1.60%) SAP R/3
8 3 (1.60%) BPCS
8 3 (1.60%) SAP SRM
9 2 (1.07%) SAP SCM
9 2 (1.07%) SAP HCM
9 2 (1.07%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (0.53%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.74%) SaaS
2 3 (1.60%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.14%) Firewall
2 3 (1.60%) 3G
2 3 (1.60%) Internet
2 3 (1.60%) LAN
2 3 (1.60%) WAN
2 3 (1.60%) FTP
2 3 (1.60%) 2G
3 2 (1.07%) 4G
3 2 (1.07%) LTE
3 2 (1.07%) GSM
3 2 (1.07%) UMTS
4 1 (0.53%) ISUP
4 1 (0.53%) INAP
4 1 (0.53%) RTP
4 1 (0.53%) SS7
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) DHCP
4 1 (0.53%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.37%) SAP BW
2 22 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.88%) DB2
4 10 (5.35%) SAP HANA
5 7 (3.74%) SAP BI
6 6 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.67%) PowerCenter
7 5 (2.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (2.67%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (2.14%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (2.14%) QlikView
8 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.14%) Big Data
8 4 (2.14%) MySQL
9 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.07%) Xcelsius
10 2 (1.07%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.14%) LSMW
2 1 (0.53%) Zephyr
2 1 (0.53%) Selenium
2 1 (0.53%) JIRA
2 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 72 (38.50%) Finance
2 52 (27.81%) Telecoms
3 28 (14.97%) Manufacturing
4 20 (10.70%) Marketing
5 15 (8.02%) Electronics
6 9 (4.81%) Billing
7 6 (3.21%) Retail
8 4 (2.14%) Banking
8 4 (2.14%) Legal
9 3 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 44 (23.53%) Consultant
2 37 (19.79%) SAP Consultant
3 31 (16.58%) Analyst
4 30 (16.04%) Architect
5 20 (10.70%) Project Manager
6 15 (8.02%) SAP Manager
7 14 (7.49%) SAP Analyst
8 11 (5.88%) Developer
8 11 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
8 11 (5.88%) SAP Architect
9 10 (5.35%) Technical Architect
9 10 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.81%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.74%) SAP Support
12 6 (3.21%) Business Architect
12 6 (3.21%) Design Engineer
12 6 (3.21%) Administrator
12 6 (3.21%) Support Analyst
13 5 (2.67%) SAP Developer
13 5 (2.67%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.35%) XML
2 7 (3.74%) EDI
2 7 (3.74%) Web Services
2 7 (3.74%) SAP Basis
3 6 (3.21%) Middleware
4 5 (2.67%) SOAP
5 4 (2.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.07%) RESTful
6 2 (1.07%) EDIFACT
6 2 (1.07%) SAP XI
6 2 (1.07%) BAPI
6 2 (1.07%) XSLT
6 2 (1.07%) HTML
6 2 (1.07%) .NET
6 2 (1.07%) J2EE
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.53%) XSD
7 1 (0.53%) COM
7 1 (0.53%) CSS
7 1 (0.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.02%) DTV
2 9 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (3.74%) Data Conversion
4 4 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.14%) CMDB
4 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.60%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.60%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.07%) Open Source
6 2 (1.07%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.07%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.07%) Life Science
6 2 (1.07%) User Experience
6 2 (1.07%) GIS
6 2 (1.07%) NHS
7 1 (0.53%) AS400
7 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.53%) Statistics
7 1 (0.53%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.74%) Windows
1 7 (3.74%) AIX
2 5 (2.67%) UNIX
2 5 (2.67%) Linux
3 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.07%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.99%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (10.16%) Migration
3 18 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (9.63%) Programme Management
4 16 (8.56%) ERP
4 16 (8.56%) Project Management
5 15 (8.02%) TOGAF
5 15 (8.02%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (6.95%) CRM
7 12 (6.42%) ITIL
8 11 (5.88%) ETL
8 11 (5.88%) Data Migration
9 10 (5.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (5.35%) GAP Analysis
9 10 (5.35%) PRINCE2
10 9 (4.81%) SOA
11 7 (3.74%) Workflow
11 7 (3.74%) Data Management
11 7 (3.74%) SAP Implementation
12 6 (3.21%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.63%) SQL
1 18 (9.63%) ABAP
2 15 (8.02%) Java
3 5 (2.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.07%) Groovy
4 2 (1.07%) XPath
4 2 (1.07%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.07%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.53%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.53%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.53%) VBA
5 1 (0.53%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.53%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 24 (12.83%) Degree
2 8 (4.28%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.14%) HND
4 3 (1.60%) CCA
4 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.07%) PMP
5 2 (1.07%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ACCA
6 1 (0.53%) ISEB
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CIMA
6 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CIPD
6 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.07%) QA
2 2 (1.07%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) KVM
2 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.53%) OpenView
2 1 (0.53%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 22 (11.76%) Business Objects
2 18 (9.63%) Oracle
3 16 (8.56%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.95%) HP
5 12 (6.42%) Informatica
6 10 (5.35%) IBM
7 8 (4.28%) VMware
8 7 (3.74%) Ariba
9 6 (3.21%) Teradata
9 6 (3.21%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (2.67%) TOWER Software
11 4 (2.14%) BMC
11 4 (2.14%) Remedy
12 3 (1.60%) Pegasus
12 3 (1.60%) Ab Initio
13 2 (1.07%) TIBCO
13 2 (1.07%) SunGard
14 1 (0.53%) webMethods
14 1 (0.53%) Sun
14 1 (0.53%) Dell
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