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 27 March 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 35 35 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -24
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.20% 2.74% 12.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 7.44% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £288 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £590 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £430 £440
% change year-on-year
+2.03% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.92%
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
125 121 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.00% 36.89% 53.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 78 49
Average daily rate £363 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £16.75 £53.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.83% +283.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £15.40 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £90.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) DTV
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) SAP SRM
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Progress

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (33.33%) SAP SRM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Data Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Auditor
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Auditor
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Auditor
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Auditor
4 1 (11.11%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) WCF
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) DTV
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
1 1 (11.11%) COSO
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Progress
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects