The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 4 September 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 38 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing SAP 61 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.46% 3.44% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 9.81% 7.95% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £330 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -23.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £267 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £455 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £26.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.20% +49.28%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
622 516 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.47% 43.29% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 262 207
Average daily rate £388 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 33
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £16.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Milton Keynes 0 38 £400 +16.78% 8
Amersham +6 5 £475 - 1
High Wycombe 0 2 - -
Beaconsfield - 2 - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 44 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (43.48%) Finance
3 30 (32.61%) Oracle
4 24 (26.09%) Manufacturing
5 20 (21.74%) Programme Management
5 20 (21.74%) Electronics
5 20 (21.74%) Telecoms
5 20 (21.74%) DTV
5 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (21.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 20 (21.74%) Marketing
5 20 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
6 19 (20.65%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (18.48%) Migration
8 15 (16.30%) Waterfall
9 14 (15.22%) PRINCE2
10 13 (14.13%) SQL
10 13 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (14.13%) Retail
11 12 (13.04%) SAP XI
11 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 12 (13.04%) UNIX
11 12 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (11.96%) Oracle Database
12 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (10.87%) Java
13 10 (10.87%) Banking
14 9 (9.78%) SAP Basis
14 9 (9.78%) Windows
14 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (6.52%) SAS
2 5 (5.43%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.35%) NetWeaver
4 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.26%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.26%) Lync
4 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.09%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.09%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 20 (21.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (5.43%) SAP FI
3 4 (4.35%) SAP SRM
4 3 (3.26%) SAP MM
4 3 (3.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (3.26%) SAP CO
5 2 (2.17%) SAP HCM
5 2 (2.17%) SAP GRC
5 2 (2.17%) SAP BPC
5 2 (2.17%) SAP APO
6 1 (1.09%) Bankmaster
6 1 (1.09%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.09%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Google Checkout
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) IaaS
2 1 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (1.09%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.96%) Oracle Database
4 9 (9.78%) SAP BI
5 7 (7.61%) PowerCenter
6 6 (6.52%) DB2
6 6 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (6.52%) BusinessObjects XI
7 5 (5.43%) Xcelsius
8 4 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (4.35%) SAP BW
9 3 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.26%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.26%) SAP HANA
9 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.09%) Spotfire
11 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Selenium
2 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.17%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.17%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.17%) JMeter
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) JIRA
3 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (43.48%) Finance
2 24 (26.09%) Manufacturing
3 20 (21.74%) Electronics
3 20 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 20 (21.74%) Marketing
4 13 (14.13%) Retail
5 10 (10.87%) Banking
6 5 (5.43%) Automotive
6 5 (5.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.17%) German Language
8 1 (1.09%) Legal
8 1 (1.09%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 28 (30.43%) Analyst
2 13 (14.13%) Consultant
3 12 (13.04%) Architect
3 12 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 12 (13.04%) SAP Consultant
4 11 (11.96%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.61%) Test Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.61%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 5 (5.43%) Administrator
6 5 (5.43%) Developer
6 5 (5.43%) SAS Administrator
7 4 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 3 (3.26%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.26%) SAP Manager
8 3 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) SAP XI
2 9 (9.78%) SAP Basis
3 8 (8.70%) SAP PI
4 6 (6.52%) .NET
5 5 (5.43%) J2EE
6 4 (4.35%) HTML
6 4 (4.35%) XML
6 4 (4.35%) Middleware
7 3 (3.26%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.26%) CSS
8 2 (2.17%) JSP
8 2 (2.17%) Struts
8 2 (2.17%) Web Services
8 2 (2.17%) DHTML
8 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.17%) Spring
8 2 (2.17%) Ajax
8 2 (2.17%) NHibernate
8 2 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.74%) DTV
2 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.35%) Life Science
5 3 (3.26%) Social Media
5 3 (3.26%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.26%) Replication
5 3 (3.26%) SCADA
6 2 (2.17%) User Experience
6 2 (2.17%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.09%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.09%) Derivative
7 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) UNIX
2 9 (9.78%) Windows
3 7 (7.61%) Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) VMS
5 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (21.74%) Programme Management
2 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
3 17 (18.48%) Migration
4 15 (16.30%) Waterfall
5 14 (15.22%) PRINCE2
6 13 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.61%) CRM
9 7 (7.61%) Project Management
9 7 (7.61%) Analytics
10 6 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (6.52%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.52%) Data Migration
10 6 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.52%) Logistics
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (5.43%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) SQL
2 10 (10.87%) Java
3 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (5.43%) ABAP
3 5 (5.43%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (1.09%) C
5 1 (1.09%) VBA
5 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.52%) ISEB
2 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.26%) GxP
2 3 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (32.61%) Oracle
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.61%) Adobe
3 7 (7.61%) Informatica
4 5 (5.43%) JDA
5 4 (4.35%) hybris
5 4 (4.35%) HP
6 3 (3.26%) Lotus
6 3 (3.26%) FatWire
6 3 (3.26%) Guidewire
6 3 (3.26%) MuleSoft
6 3 (3.26%) Pega
6 3 (3.26%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.17%) PayPal
7 2 (2.17%) Google
7 2 (2.17%) Coremetrics
7 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.09%) Sage
8 1 (1.09%) Remedy
8 1 (1.09%) Fundtech
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