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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 44 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP 46 52 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.62% 4.98% 3.81%
As % of the Vendors category 8.07% 11.93% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 10
Average daily rate
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£338 £423 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.11% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £350 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £550 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.55% -36.66%
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
570 436 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.85% 41.76% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 196 147
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 68 44
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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
Milton Keynes -13 41 £338 -21.96% 5
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 2
Gerrards Cross - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 2
Marlow - - - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 62 (70.45%) Finance
2 37 (42.05%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (27.27%) ISEB
4 21 (23.86%) Manufacturing
4 21 (23.86%) Programme Management
5 20 (22.73%) Telecoms
5 20 (22.73%) SQL
5 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (22.73%) Marketing
6 19 (21.59%) Digital Marketing
7 18 (20.45%) QA
8 17 (19.32%) Waterfall
8 17 (19.32%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 16 (18.18%) SAP FI
9 16 (18.18%) DTV
9 16 (18.18%) Electronics
10 15 (17.05%) CMS
10 15 (17.05%) Oracle
10 15 (17.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (15.91%) CRM
11 14 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (14.77%) SAP BW
13 12 (13.64%) .NET
13 12 (13.64%) Automotive
13 12 (13.64%) Scrum
13 12 (13.64%) Software Testing
13 12 (13.64%) Banking
14 11 (12.50%) C#
15 10 (11.36%) Business Objects

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 15 (17.05%) CMS
2 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 16 (18.18%) SAP FI
2 5 (5.68%) SAP CRM
3 3 (3.41%) SAP CO
3 3 (3.41%) SAP CS
3 3 (3.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (2.27%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.27%) SAP HR
4 2 (2.27%) ResourceLink
4 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.14%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.14%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Network Security
1 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SAP BW
2 10 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.27%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Selenium
2 5 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.68%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.14%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.14%) JMeter
General
1 62 (70.45%) Finance
2 21 (23.86%) Manufacturing
3 20 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 20 (22.73%) Marketing
4 16 (18.18%) Electronics
5 12 (13.64%) Automotive
5 12 (13.64%) Banking
6 7 (7.95%) Retail
7 2 (2.27%) Legal
7 2 (2.27%) Billing
8 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.14%) Local Government
8 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (52.27%) Analyst
2 28 (31.82%) Business Analyst
3 16 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 14 (15.91%) SAP Business Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Financial Business Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.82%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Architect
10 4 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) SAP Test Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Test Leader
11 3 (3.41%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (3.41%) SAP BW Business Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) .NET
2 9 (10.23%) XML
3 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.55%) Backbone.js
5 3 (3.41%) NHibernate
6 2 (2.27%) SAP CO-PA
6 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.14%) jQuery
7 1 (1.14%) Java EE
7 1 (1.14%) WCF
7 1 (1.14%) Middleware
7 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) DTV
2 3 (3.41%) SCADA
2 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.14%) Social Media
4 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) Windows NT
2 5 (5.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (23.86%) Programme Management
3 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (21.59%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (19.32%) Waterfall
6 15 (17.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (15.91%) CRM
7 14 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (13.64%) Scrum
8 12 (13.64%) Software Testing
9 10 (11.36%) Project Management
9 10 (11.36%) Business Analysis
10 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 8 (9.09%) OO
10 8 (9.09%) Test Scripting
10 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (9.09%) V-Model
10 8 (9.09%) BDD
11 7 (7.95%) Manual Testing
11 7 (7.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.73%) SQL
2 11 (12.50%) C#
3 7 (7.95%) Java
4 5 (5.68%) VBScript
5 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.14%) C
6 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.14%) VB
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) ISEB
2 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.45%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (19.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle
2 10 (11.36%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.55%) HP
4 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.41%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.27%) Primavera
5 2 (2.27%) JDA
5 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.27%) StreamServe
6 1 (1.14%) Google
6 1 (1.14%) CA