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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 34 7 47
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +40
Contract jobs citing SAP 21 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.18% 11.08% 1.79%
As % of the Vendors category 9.68% 24.56% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 1
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£538 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +12.90%
SAP
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
217 171 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.23% 45.12% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 75 87
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £195 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 20 24
Average hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £10.50 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £32.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 10 (17.24%) ITIL
1 10 (17.24%) ERP
2 9 (15.52%) SAP MM
2 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.79%) SAP SD
3 8 (13.79%) CRM
3 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
3 8 (13.79%) Oracle
4 7 (12.07%) Linux
4 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
4 7 (12.07%) Logistics
4 7 (12.07%) SAP Implementation
4 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.34%) Apache
6 5 (8.62%) Perl
6 5 (8.62%) RHCE
6 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
6 5 (8.62%) EMC
6 5 (8.62%) DHCP
6 5 (8.62%) DNS
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Project Management
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (8.62%) SAP LE
6 5 (8.62%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (8.62%) SAP CRM
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (8.62%) CentOS

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (10.34%) Apache
2 2 (3.45%) Lync
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.72%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) SAP MM
2 8 (13.79%) SAP SD
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (8.62%) SAP LE
3 5 (8.62%) SAP CRM
4 4 (6.90%) SAP PS
5 2 (3.45%) SAP ERP
5 2 (3.45%) SAP HCM
5 2 (3.45%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.72%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.72%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.72%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.72%) SAP SRM
6 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) DHCP
1 5 (8.62%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.90%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.72%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Project Manager
2 15 (25.86%) SAP Project Manager
2 15 (25.86%) SAP Manager
3 14 (24.14%) Consultant
4 11 (18.97%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (15.52%) Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) IT Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) SAP Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) SAP Logistics Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) SAP SRM Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) SAP PS Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) PKI
2 1 (1.72%) PMI
2 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.72%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.62%) CentOS
4 2 (3.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) ITIL
1 10 (17.24%) ERP
2 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.79%) CRM
3 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.07%) Logistics
4 7 (12.07%) SAP Implementation
4 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (8.62%) Project Management
6 3 (5.17%) SOA
6 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.17%) Service Management
6 3 (5.17%) Scrum
6 3 (5.17%) Migration
6 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.45%) Business Transformation
7 2 (3.45%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) Perl
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) RHCE
2 3 (5.17%) OCP
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.72%) PMP
4 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) GAAP
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (6.90%) vSphere
2 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (8.62%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (5.17%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.62%) EMC
4 4 (6.90%) VMware
5 2 (3.45%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.72%) CA
6 1 (1.72%) HP
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