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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 39 35 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing SAP 7 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.81% 2.35% 6.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.96% 5.26% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate
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£298 £320 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.03% -39.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £320 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £18.99 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £18.97 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+48.26% -36.76%
SAP
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
141 133 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.43% 44.63% 39.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 82 38
Average daily rate £325 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 £18.97 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.23% +3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £16.16 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.80 £19.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 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 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (50.00%) SAP BW
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (37.50%) Business Objects
4 6 (37.50%) Xcelsius
5 5 (31.25%) SAP BPC
6 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (25.00%) Data Management
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) SAP SRM
7 3 (18.75%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) MS Office
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Data Reconciliation
8 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (12.50%) HTML5
8 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (12.50%) Marketing
8 2 (12.50%) MS Project
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (12.50%) PHP
8 2 (12.50%) CSS
8 2 (12.50%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) DTV
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SAP BPC
2 3 (18.75%) SAP SRM
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (6.25%) Agresso
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (37.50%) Xcelsius
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Business Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Excel Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) Ajax
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) DTV
3 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Data Management
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Reconciliation
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Business Objects
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Progress
3 1 (6.25%) Zend
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