The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 18 33 7
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Contract jobs citing SAP 43 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.70% 3.97% 12.10%
As % of the Vendors category 21.61% 9.09% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 26
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£538 £563 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £670 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.54 £26.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.20% +49.28%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
199 209 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.28% 43.63% 47.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 123 73
Average daily rate £410 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 41 17
Average hourly rate £20.88 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.09% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.08 £20.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £30.00 £42.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

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

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 21 (26.25%) ERP
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 19 (23.75%) ITIL
3 18 (22.50%) Oracle
4 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
5 13 (16.25%) CRM
6 10 (12.50%) Project Management
7 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.00%) Business Transformation
9 7 (8.75%) SAP Implementation
9 7 (8.75%) SAP MRS
9 7 (8.75%) SAP HANA
9 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.50%) SAP BW
10 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
10 6 (7.50%) Sitecore
10 6 (7.50%) SAP ERP
11 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (6.25%) Java
11 5 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (6.25%) Middleware
12 4 (5.00%) Change Management
12 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (5.00%) HTML
12 4 (5.00%) SOA
12 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.50%) SAS
3 2 (2.50%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.50%) JBoss
3 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) SAP MRS
2 6 (7.50%) SAP ERP
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (5.00%) SAP CRM
4 4 (5.00%) SAP EWM
5 3 (3.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (3.75%) SAP SD
6 2 (2.50%) SAP FI
6 2 (2.50%) SAP HCM
6 2 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (2.50%) SAP CO
6 2 (2.50%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.25%) SAP CS
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) SaaS
1 3 (3.75%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SAP HANA
2 6 (7.50%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Marketing
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Electronics
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Architect
1 17 (21.25%) Consultant
2 15 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
2 15 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (13.75%) Project Manager
3 11 (13.75%) Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) SAP Manager
5 6 (7.50%) SAP Architect
5 6 (7.50%) SAP Project Manager
6 5 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Developer
7 4 (5.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Architect
8 3 (3.75%) SAP Business Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.75%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Process Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) Middleware
2 4 (5.00%) HTML
3 3 (3.75%) .NET
3 3 (3.75%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.50%) RESTful
4 2 (2.50%) HTML5
4 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.50%) Spring
4 2 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.50%) JPA
4 2 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.75%) SCADA
2 3 (3.75%) Social Media
2 3 (3.75%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (3.75%) DTV
2 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.25%) PMI
3 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.25%) Streaming Music
3 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Linux
1 1 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) ERP
2 19 (23.75%) ITIL
3 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
4 13 (16.25%) CRM
5 10 (12.50%) Project Management
6 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 7 (8.75%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (5.00%) Software Deployment
10 4 (5.00%) Change Management
10 4 (5.00%) SOA
10 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.00%) Programme Management
10 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.75%) MVC
11 3 (3.75%) Migration
11 3 (3.75%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) Java
2 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.50%) ABAP
3 2 (2.50%) Ruby
4 1 (1.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.75%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) SAP Certification
3 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.25%) PMP
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
1 3 (3.75%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) MOM
2 1 (1.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Oracle
2 6 (7.50%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.75%) hybris
3 3 (3.75%) Guidewire
3 3 (3.75%) MuleSoft
3 3 (3.75%) Adobe
3 3 (3.75%) FatWire
3 3 (3.75%) Pega
4 1 (1.25%) OutlookSoft
4 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.25%) Kaseya