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 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 46 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing SAP 85 116 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.37% 4.50% 5.14%
As % of the Vendors category 7.11% 9.08% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 48
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £247 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £537 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £18.67 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+40.61% -40.26%
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
1196 1278 1455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.39% 49.63% 50.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 579 519
Average daily rate £375 £386 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 58 58
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 October 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 30 October 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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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 15 £453 +39.23% 16
Slough -6 14 £343 -33.17% 4
Newbury -4 10 £575 +21.05%
Maidenhead +3 5 £500 +12.92% 5
Bracknell -6 1 £225 -31.40%
Windsor -10 1 - - 1
Hungerford - - - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 84 (45.41%) Finance
2 63 (34.05%) Telecoms
3 49 (26.49%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (20.54%) Manufacturing
4 38 (20.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 36 (19.46%) Programme Management
6 32 (17.30%) Electronics
6 32 (17.30%) DTV
6 32 (17.30%) Marketing
6 32 (17.30%) Digital Marketing
7 23 (12.43%) Project Management
7 23 (12.43%) Migration
8 20 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (10.27%) Oracle
9 19 (10.27%) PRINCE2
10 18 (9.73%) Data Migration
11 16 (8.65%) Change Management
11 16 (8.65%) SAP FI
11 16 (8.65%) Degree
12 15 (8.11%) ABAP
13 14 (7.57%) Business Objects
13 14 (7.57%) CRM
13 14 (7.57%) HP
13 14 (7.57%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (7.03%) ITIL
14 13 (7.03%) MS Excel
14 13 (7.03%) SAP CO
14 13 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (7.03%) SAP FI/CO

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 6 (3.24%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.62%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.62%) SAS
3 2 (1.08%) Commerce Server
3 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.08%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.54%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.54%) SAP EP
Applications
1 13 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.95%) MS Office
3 9 (4.86%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (4.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.70%) MS Project
5 2 (1.08%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (20.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (8.65%) SAP FI
3 13 (7.03%) SAP CO
3 13 (7.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (3.24%) SAP MM
4 6 (3.24%) SAP SRM
5 5 (2.70%) SAP SD
6 4 (2.16%) SAP BPC
6 4 (2.16%) SAP FSCM
6 4 (2.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (2.16%) SAP ERP
6 4 (2.16%) SAP SCM
7 3 (1.62%) Maximo
7 3 (1.62%) SAP CRM
7 3 (1.62%) SAP R/3
8 2 (1.08%) SAP PP
8 2 (1.08%) SAP PS
8 2 (1.08%) SAP WM
8 2 (1.08%) SAP GRC
8 2 (1.08%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.16%) Force.com
2 3 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.08%) Office 365
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.54%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.70%) 2G
1 5 (2.70%) 3G
1 5 (2.70%) DNS
2 4 (2.16%) Internet
2 4 (2.16%) 4G
3 3 (1.62%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.62%) INAP
3 3 (1.62%) Firewall
3 3 (1.62%) HTTP
4 2 (1.08%) DHCP
4 2 (1.08%) SSL
4 2 (1.08%) IPv6
4 2 (1.08%) SS7
4 2 (1.08%) GPRS
4 2 (1.08%) 3GPP
4 2 (1.08%) UMTS
4 2 (1.08%) LDAP
4 2 (1.08%) Wireless
4 2 (1.08%) IPsec
4 2 (1.08%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.57%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (5.95%) SAP BW
3 10 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.70%) PowerCenter
5 4 (2.16%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.62%) QlikView
6 3 (1.62%) MS Access
6 3 (1.62%) MySQL
6 3 (1.62%) SAP BI
7 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.08%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.24%) LSMW
2 2 (1.08%) Ant
3 1 (0.54%) Selenium
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.54%) TestLink
3 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.54%) TestNG
3 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.54%) JUnit
General
1 84 (45.41%) Finance
2 63 (34.05%) Telecoms
3 38 (20.54%) Manufacturing
4 32 (17.30%) Electronics
4 32 (17.30%) Marketing
5 8 (4.32%) Billing
6 5 (2.70%) Retail
7 3 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.62%) Legal
8 2 (1.08%) Banking
8 2 (1.08%) French Language
8 2 (1.08%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (20.00%) Consultant
2 31 (16.76%) Analyst
3 30 (16.22%) SAP Consultant
4 28 (15.14%) Project Manager
5 17 (9.19%) Developer
6 14 (7.57%) SAP Manager
7 12 (6.49%) Architect
7 12 (6.49%) SAP Analyst
8 8 (4.32%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.24%) Test Analyst
9 6 (3.24%) SAP Project Manager
9 6 (3.24%) SAP Developer
10 5 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.16%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (2.16%) Tester
11 4 (2.16%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 4 (2.16%) Data Analyst
11 4 (2.16%) Migration Consultant
11 4 (2.16%) Data Migration Consultant
11 4 (2.16%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.41%) XML
2 8 (4.32%) Web Services
2 8 (4.32%) SOAP
3 6 (3.24%) EDI
4 5 (2.70%) .NET
5 4 (2.16%) J2EE
5 4 (2.16%) HTML
5 4 (2.16%) RESTful
6 3 (1.62%) JSON
6 3 (1.62%) HTML5
6 3 (1.62%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.08%) EDIFACT
7 2 (1.08%) BAPI
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.08%) Sass
7 2 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.08%) Durandal
7 2 (1.08%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.54%) Spring
8 1 (0.54%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.30%) DTV
2 20 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.24%) Data Conversion
4 5 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.16%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.16%) CMDB
6 3 (1.62%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.62%) FMCG
6 3 (1.62%) Open Source
6 3 (1.62%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.08%) EPoS
7 2 (1.08%) AS400
7 2 (1.08%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.08%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.54%) User Experience
8 1 (0.54%) iSeries
8 1 (0.54%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.54%) TRADACOMS
8 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.70%) Linux
2 4 (2.16%) UNIX
3 3 (1.62%) Android
3 3 (1.62%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.62%) Windows
4 1 (0.54%) AIX
4 1 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.49%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (19.46%) Programme Management
3 32 (17.30%) Digital Marketing
4 23 (12.43%) Project Management
4 23 (12.43%) Migration
5 19 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (10.27%) PRINCE2
6 18 (9.73%) Data Migration
7 16 (8.65%) Change Management
8 14 (7.57%) CRM
9 13 (7.03%) ITIL
9 13 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (6.49%) ERP
10 12 (6.49%) SAP Implementation
11 11 (5.95%) ETL
11 11 (5.95%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (4.86%) Business Analysis
12 9 (4.86%) Data Management
12 9 (4.86%) SOA
13 7 (3.78%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.11%) ABAP
2 10 (5.41%) SQL
3 8 (4.32%) Java
4 5 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.70%) VBA
5 3 (1.62%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.08%) Apex Code
6 2 (1.08%) Groovy
6 2 (1.08%) XPath
7 1 (0.54%) Ruby
7 1 (0.54%) SOQL
7 1 (0.54%) SOSL
7 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.54%) BeanShell
7 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.54%) Python
7 1 (0.54%) Perl
7 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (8.65%) Degree
2 7 (3.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (3.78%) ISEB
3 6 (3.24%) PMP
3 6 (3.24%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.62%) HND
5 3 (1.62%) CCA
6 2 (1.08%) CIMA
7 1 (0.54%) CIPD
7 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.54%) QiCA
7 1 (0.54%) CISA
7 1 (0.54%) CISM
7 1 (0.54%) CISSP
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) GxP
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) KVM
2 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.54%) vSphere
2 1 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.54%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (10.27%) Oracle
2 14 (7.57%) Business Objects
2 14 (7.57%) HP
3 12 (6.49%) Informatica
4 9 (4.86%) IBM
4 9 (4.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.70%) BMC
6 4 (2.16%) Cisco
6 4 (2.16%) Remedy
7 3 (1.62%) Teradata
7 3 (1.62%) Primavera
7 3 (1.62%) Siebel
7 3 (1.62%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.08%) Ariba
8 2 (1.08%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.08%) ATG
8 2 (1.08%) TOWER Software
8 2 (1.08%) VMware
8 2 (1.08%) F5
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