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 10 February 2016 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 47 42 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Contract jobs citing SAP 9 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.12% 1.61% 10.29%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 3.09% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 19
Average daily rate £475 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £305 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £380 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -52.50%
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
162 162 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.21% 52.09% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 130 75
Average daily rate £325 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.13 £11.00 £53.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.68% -79.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £11.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.43 £11.00 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 (36.84%) Service Management
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITSM
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Project Governance
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) WSUS
5 2 (10.53%) BMC Marimba

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Primavera
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) HP UFT
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Database Developer
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Deployment Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Release Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Tableau Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Treasury Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) CMDB
4 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Service Management
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITSM
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Project Governance
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
2 3 (15.79%) NetApp
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) BMC
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Remedy
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.53%) Tableau
4 1 (5.26%) SunGard