The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 20 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs citing SAP 65 30 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.88% 4.92% 8.49%
As % of the Vendors category 18.06% 9.46% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 27
Average daily rate £525 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £364 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +48.57%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
360 317 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.18% 51.97% 48.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 132 175
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 40 46
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.48 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
SAP
East of England

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 40 £525 +35.48% 8
Peterborough - - - -
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (14.12%) SAP MM
2 11 (12.94%) CRM
2 11 (12.94%) ERP
2 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (11.76%) Logistics
4 9 (10.59%) SAP SD
4 9 (10.59%) Business Analysis
5 8 (9.41%) Oracle
5 8 (9.41%) SAP CRM
6 7 (8.24%) Project Management
6 7 (8.24%) SAP LE
6 7 (8.24%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (7.06%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.06%) MS Project
7 6 (7.06%) ITIL
7 6 (7.06%) Finance
7 6 (7.06%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (7.06%) SAP Retail
7 6 (7.06%) Retail
8 5 (5.88%) Migration
8 5 (5.88%) Change Management
8 5 (5.88%) SAP PS
9 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.71%) NetWeaver
9 4 (4.71%) Linux
9 4 (4.71%) Apache
9 4 (4.71%) Oracle EBS

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (4.71%) Apache
1 4 (4.71%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.53%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.35%) SAP EP
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Project
2 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) SAP MM
2 9 (10.59%) SAP SD
3 8 (9.41%) SAP CRM
4 7 (8.24%) SAP LE
5 6 (7.06%) SAP Retail
6 5 (5.88%) SAP PS
7 4 (4.71%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (4.71%) SAP ERP
8 3 (3.53%) SAP FI
9 2 (2.35%) SAP WM
9 2 (2.35%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (2.35%) SAP CO
9 2 (2.35%) SAP MRS
10 1 (1.18%) SAP CS
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (1.18%) SAP HCM
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle BRM
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (1.18%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) DHCP
1 2 (2.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.35%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.18%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Ant
1 1 (1.18%) Subversion
1 1 (1.18%) Maven
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
1 6 (7.06%) Retail
2 4 (4.71%) Publishing
3 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Consultant
2 16 (18.82%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 11 (12.94%) Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) SAP Project Manager
4 11 (12.94%) SAP Manager
5 9 (10.59%) SAP Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) Architect
7 4 (4.71%) Trainer
7 4 (4.71%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) SAP Trainer
7 4 (4.71%) SAP Architect
7 4 (4.71%) SAP Logistics Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) SAP Business Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Functional Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) Web Services
1 2 (2.35%) EDI
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Basis
1 2 (2.35%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.18%) Ajax
2 1 (1.18%) jQuery
2 1 (1.18%) Middleware
2 1 (1.18%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.35%) E-Learning
1 2 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.18%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.71%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) CentOS
2 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.94%) CRM
1 11 (12.94%) ERP
1 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (11.76%) Logistics
3 9 (10.59%) Business Analysis
4 7 (8.24%) SAP Implementation
4 7 (8.24%) Project Management
5 6 (7.06%) ITIL
5 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (7.06%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (7.06%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (5.88%) Change Management
6 5 (5.88%) Migration
7 4 (4.71%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.71%) Data Migration
7 4 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.53%) Master Data Management
8 3 (3.53%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.53%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.35%) Perl
1 2 (2.35%) SQL
1 2 (2.35%) Java
2 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.18%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) RHCE
2 1 (1.18%) CISA
2 1 (1.18%) CISM
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) CISSP
2 1 (1.18%) OCP
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.35%) vSphere
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.35%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.35%) EMC
4 2 (2.35%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) CA
5 1 (1.18%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards