The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 38 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP 35 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.72% 2.30% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category 9.64% 6.85% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £445 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% +33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £346 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £554 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+51.42% -12.50%
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South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
363 219 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.54% 33.64% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 145 174
Average daily rate £375 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £170 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 29
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Bristol region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Bristol region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 35 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 32 (35.16%) Finance
3 25 (27.47%) Telecoms
4 24 (26.37%) Electronics
4 24 (26.37%) Programme Management
4 24 (26.37%) DTV
4 24 (26.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 24 (26.37%) Marketing
4 24 (26.37%) Digital Marketing
5 20 (21.98%) ERP
6 14 (15.38%) SAP BW
6 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 14 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (14.29%) SQL
7 13 (14.29%) Oracle
7 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 12 (13.19%) Linux
8 12 (13.19%) Scrum
8 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (12.09%) Logistics
9 11 (12.09%) SAP Implementation
9 11 (12.09%) CSS
9 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
9 11 (12.09%) Java
10 10 (10.99%) SAP SD
11 9 (9.89%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (9.89%) Business Objects
11 9 (9.89%) jQuery
11 9 (9.89%) TDD

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (5.49%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.10%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.10%) Apache
4 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.10%) MS Project
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (26.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (10.99%) SAP SD
3 6 (6.59%) SAP CRM
4 5 (5.49%) SAP CO
5 3 (3.30%) SAP HR
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (3.30%) SAP HCM
6 2 (2.20%) SAP SRM
6 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (2.20%) SAP GTS
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (1.10%) Teamcenter
7 1 (1.10%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.10%) SAP FI
7 1 (1.10%) SAP GRC
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (1.10%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.40%) SaaS
3 1 (1.10%) CheetahMail
3 1 (1.10%) Pure360
3 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
1 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) SAP BW
2 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.89%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (5.49%) MySQL
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.40%) MS Access
6 3 (3.30%) SAP BI
6 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.20%) Essbase
8 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.30%) WATIR
1 3 (3.30%) Selenium
1 3 (3.30%) FitNesse
2 2 (2.20%) Maven
2 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.20%) Hudson
2 2 (2.20%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 32 (35.16%) Finance
3 25 (27.47%) Telecoms
4 24 (26.37%) Electronics
4 24 (26.37%) Marketing
5 5 (5.49%) Retail
6 4 (4.40%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Developer
2 22 (24.18%) Consultant
3 21 (23.08%) SAP Consultant
4 12 (13.19%) Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.59%) CRM Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) SAP CRM Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) Architect
8 5 (5.49%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) SAP Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.40%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.30%) Tester
10 3 (3.30%) Administrator
10 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.30%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) CSS
2 9 (9.89%) jQuery
3 8 (8.79%) .NET
3 8 (8.79%) Web Services
4 7 (7.69%) HTML
5 6 (6.59%) Spring
5 6 (6.59%) Middleware
6 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.49%) SAP CO-PA
7 4 (4.40%) RESTful
7 4 (4.40%) Servlets
7 4 (4.40%) LAMP
8 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.30%) JSON
9 2 (2.20%) Java EE
9 2 (2.20%) WCF
9 2 (2.20%) Ajax
9 2 (2.20%) REST
9 2 (2.20%) J2EE
10 1 (1.10%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) DTV
2 14 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.89%) FMCG
4 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.10%) NHS
4 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.10%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.10%) IPTV
4 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.19%) Linux
2 6 (6.59%) CentOS
2 6 (6.59%) Fedora
3 1 (1.10%) UNIX
3 1 (1.10%) Solaris
3 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (26.37%) Programme Management
2 24 (26.37%) Digital Marketing
3 20 (21.98%) ERP
4 12 (13.19%) Scrum
4 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.09%) Logistics
5 11 (12.09%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (9.89%) TDD
7 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.79%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (7.69%) CRM
8 7 (7.69%) ETL
8 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.49%) ITIL
11 4 (4.40%) Supplier Management
11 4 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.40%) Procure-to-pay
12 3 (3.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.29%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) Java
3 8 (8.79%) ABAP
3 8 (8.79%) C#
3 8 (8.79%) PHP
4 7 (7.69%) Ruby
5 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.49%) Python
6 5 (5.49%) PHP5
7 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.20%) VBA
10 1 (1.10%) Perl
10 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.20%) Degree
3 1 (1.10%) CIMA
3 1 (1.10%) ACCA
3 1 (1.10%) ISEB
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (14.29%) Oracle
1 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.89%) Business Objects
3 6 (6.59%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.40%) Remedy
5 1 (1.10%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.10%) Citrix
5 1 (1.10%) CA
5 1 (1.10%) JBoss
5 1 (1.10%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.10%) SmartFocus
5 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.10%) Zend
5 1 (1.10%) Unica
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