The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 66 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing SAP 92 159 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.93% 3.16% 2.98%
As % of the Vendors category 7.41% 7.19% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 117 102
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £39.50 £21.25 £34.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.88% -38.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £15.45 £24.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.90 £33.05 £43.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.98 £19.00 £43.80
% change year-on-year
+5.15% -56.62%
SAP
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1242 2211 2507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.59% 43.92% 42.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 1629 1747
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 46 56
Average hourly rate £22.81 £20.45 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.55% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.18 £14.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.40 £31.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 75 (46.30%) Finance
2 52 (32.10%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (24.69%) Oracle
4 36 (22.22%) SQL
5 26 (16.05%) ERP
6 25 (15.43%) BusinessObjects
7 24 (14.81%) Project Management
8 21 (12.96%) Windows
8 21 (12.96%) Marketing
9 20 (12.35%) Programme Management
9 20 (12.35%) Banking
10 19 (11.73%) Migration
10 19 (11.73%) Digital Marketing
10 19 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 18 (11.11%) Linux
11 18 (11.11%) Manufacturing
11 18 (11.11%) Electronics
11 18 (11.11%) Telecoms
12 17 (10.49%) ETL
13 16 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (9.26%) Cognos
15 13 (8.02%) Maximo
16 12 (7.41%) Business Analysis
16 12 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (7.41%) Analytics
16 12 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (7.41%) SAP FI
16 12 (7.41%) Microsoft
17 11 (6.79%) JavaScript

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 10 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.09%) Apache
2 5 (3.09%) CMS
2 5 (3.09%) Drupal
2 5 (3.09%) IBM Domino
2 5 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.23%) Documentum
3 2 (1.23%) JBoss
3 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.62%) Captiva
4 1 (0.62%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.62%) Confluence
4 1 (0.62%) IIS
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.62%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.32%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.23%) MS Project
3 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 18 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (8.02%) Maximo
3 12 (7.41%) SAP FI
4 10 (6.17%) SAP ERP
5 7 (4.32%) SAP HCM
5 7 (4.32%) SAP HR
6 6 (3.70%) SAP CO
6 6 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (3.09%) SAP Retail
8 4 (2.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (2.47%) SAP MM
9 3 (1.85%) SAP BPC
10 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle HRMS
10 2 (1.23%) SAP CRM
10 2 (1.23%) SAP GRC
10 2 (1.23%) SAP PS
10 2 (1.23%) SAP SRM
10 2 (1.23%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.94%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.23%) SaaS
2 2 (1.23%) Taleo
3 1 (0.62%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.47%) Firewall
2 2 (1.23%) DHCP
2 2 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (0.62%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.62%) Converged Networks
3 1 (0.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.62%) LAN
3 1 (0.62%) LDAP
3 1 (0.62%) SAN
3 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.62%) VoIP
3 1 (0.62%) WAN
3 1 (0.62%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.43%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (4.94%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.94%) SAP HANA
4 8 (4.94%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.32%) MySQL
5 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.32%) SAP BI
5 7 (4.32%) SAP BW
5 7 (4.32%) Sybase ASE
6 6 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 6 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.09%) BusinessObjects XI
7 5 (3.09%) Data Mart
7 5 (3.09%) PowerCenter
8 4 (2.47%) Big Data
8 4 (2.47%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.23%) Selenium
3 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.62%) ERwin
4 1 (0.62%) JIRA
4 1 (0.62%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.62%) LSMW
4 1 (0.62%) Subversion
4 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 75 (46.30%) Finance
2 21 (12.96%) Marketing
3 20 (12.35%) Banking
4 18 (11.11%) Electronics
4 18 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 18 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.94%) Retail
6 3 (1.85%) Back Office
6 3 (1.85%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.85%) Turkish Language
7 2 (1.23%) Advertising
7 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Billing
8 1 (0.62%) Front Office
8 1 (0.62%) Law
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (20.99%) Analyst
2 33 (20.37%) Developer
3 27 (16.67%) Consultant
4 19 (11.73%) Project Manager
4 19 (11.73%) SAP Consultant
5 16 (9.88%) Business Analyst
6 13 (8.02%) SAP Manager
7 12 (7.41%) Architect
8 11 (6.79%) SAP Analyst
9 8 (4.94%) Administrator
9 8 (4.94%) Banking Analyst
9 8 (4.94%) Business Objects Developer
9 8 (4.94%) HR Analyst
9 8 (4.94%) SAP Project Manager
9 8 (4.94%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Business Developer
10 6 (3.70%) DBA
10 6 (3.70%) Sybase DBA
11 5 (3.09%) ETL Developer
11 5 (3.09%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.56%) CSS
2 7 (4.32%) HTML
3 6 (3.70%) jQuery
4 5 (3.09%) BAPI
4 5 (3.09%) LAMP
5 4 (2.47%) .NET
5 4 (2.47%) RESTful
5 4 (2.47%) Web Services
6 3 (1.85%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.23%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.23%) EDI
7 2 (1.23%) JMS
7 2 (1.23%) Middleware
7 2 (1.23%) SAP ALE
7 2 (1.23%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.23%) SAP PI
7 2 (1.23%) XML
8 1 (0.62%) MDX
8 1 (0.62%) RSS
8 1 (0.62%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.79%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (3.09%) Clustering
5 4 (2.47%) Replication
6 3 (1.85%) CMDB
6 3 (1.85%) Robotics
7 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.23%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (1.23%) iPhone
7 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.62%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.62%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.62%) SCORM
8 1 (0.62%) Social Media
8 1 (0.62%) Statistics
8 1 (0.62%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.96%) Windows
2 18 (11.11%) Linux
3 8 (4.94%) Unix
4 5 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.23%) Android
5 2 (1.23%) Solaris
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.62%) Debian
6 1 (0.62%) HPUX
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.10%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (16.05%) ERP
3 24 (14.81%) Project Management
4 20 (12.35%) Programme Management
5 19 (11.73%) Digital Marketing
5 19 (11.73%) Migration
6 17 (10.49%) ETL
7 12 (7.41%) Analytics
7 12 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 12 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (6.79%) Change Management
9 10 (6.17%) CRM
9 10 (6.17%) Data Analysis
9 10 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.94%) Data Migration
10 8 (4.94%) Data Modelling
10 8 (4.94%) ITIL
11 7 (4.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.22%) SQL
2 11 (6.79%) JavaScript
2 11 (6.79%) PL/SQL
3 8 (4.94%) Java
3 8 (4.94%) Shell Script
3 8 (4.94%) VBA
4 5 (3.09%) PHP
5 4 (2.47%) ABAP
5 4 (2.47%) C#
5 4 (2.47%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.85%) Perl
6 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.62%) Korn
8 1 (0.62%) Python
8 1 (0.62%) R
8 1 (0.62%) VB
8 1 (0.62%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (1.23%) CISM
2 2 (1.23%) CISSP
2 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) ACCA
3 1 (0.62%) APMP
3 1 (0.62%) CCA
3 1 (0.62%) CCNA
3 1 (0.62%) CIMA
3 1 (0.62%) CISA
3 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.62%) CRISC
3 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.62%) MCSE
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.62%) PMP
3 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) P3O
3 1 (0.62%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.62%) vSphere
3 1 (0.62%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) Tivoli
1 5 (3.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.23%) Control-M
3 2 (1.23%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (24.69%) Oracle
2 15 (9.26%) Cognos
3 12 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.17%) IBM
5 7 (4.32%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.32%) Sybase
6 6 (3.70%) Informatica
6 6 (3.70%) NetApp
7 5 (3.09%) Lotus
8 4 (2.47%) Cisco
8 4 (2.47%) Concur
8 4 (2.47%) Syclo
8 4 (2.47%) VMware
9 3 (1.85%) Ariba
9 3 (1.85%) Blue Prism
9 3 (1.85%) GoldenSource
9 3 (1.85%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.85%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.85%) Tableau
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