The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 43 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 4 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.07% 5.90% 3.39%
As % of the Vendors category 3.25% 11.59% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 4
Average daily rate
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£295 £475 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.89% +39.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £363 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £580 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.13 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+43.57% -
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South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
123 138 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.80% 50.92% 41.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 97 35
Average daily rate £338 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Average hourly rate £14.75 £16.16 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.72% -19.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.76 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £16.16 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (43.75%) SAP BW
2 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (37.50%) Business Objects
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Xcelsius
3 5 (31.25%) SAP BPC
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) MS Project
6 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) R
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SAP BPC
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) SAP SRM
2 1 (6.25%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SAP BW
2 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (37.50%) Xcelsius
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Business Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Excel Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
1 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) R
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Business Objects
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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